Dr. Verna Mackey

Hear from Dr. Verna Mackey, and how she is really enjoying her line of work… finding the best ways to help her clients feel better and improve their quality of life.

Doctor Profile

The Avenida Chiropractic Clinic was opened by Dr. Mackey in 1992 in Calgary after she had practiced in Saskatoon and Toronto. Dr. Mackey is an experienced health care professional with a wealth of knowledge and education. She is dedicated to patient care and is honoured to have the opportunity and the ability to help people regain or maintain optimal health.

Dr. Mackey started her health care career as a Registered Nurse in charge of a 40-bed acute care medical teaching unit in Regina at the age of 23. During that time she earned a degree in psychology at the University of Regina. She subsequently graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto and did post-graduate work in Advanced Diagnostics and Clinical Procedures at the Physicians’ Academy in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Mackey’s commitment to healing has led her to train continuously in procedures and techniques to broaden her healing abilities.

Why Dr. Mackey is a Chiropractor, in her own words:
I have been called to serve others
I want to make a difference
Every day I get to witness miracles

Dr. Mackey’s Philosophy of Care

  • Professional Affiliations and Memberships
  • Canadian Chiropractic Association
  • Alberta College and Association of Chiropractor
  • Chiropractors Association of Saskatchewan
  • College of Chiropractors of Ontario
  • American Chiropractors Association
  • International Chiropractors Association
  • Sport Medicine Council of Alberta
  • Society of Weight Training Injury Specialists