Dr. Cary Yurkiw, DC is a Chiropractor that practices in British Columbia, Canada. He primarily does locum work when busy Chiropractors need time away from their clinic due to vacation, injury, illness or pregnancy leave. Click here to go to his Locum Service website.
He also has a dedicated group of patients that see him at his Kelowna clinic. Dr. Yurkiw has practiced for over 26 years and graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto.
In 2018 Dr. Yurkiw started a consulting company called True North Practice Management to help doctors and therapists establish, grow and sell their practices. In the past year there have been many requests to find associate doctors. The recruiting services at True North continues to grow and Dr. Yurkiw is travelling to Chiropractic Colleges to meet students and place them in the best opportunities. Please click here to go to his consulting website.
For the first 6 years of practice Dr. Yurkiw did locums and then started his own practice. His Locum Services business grew to serve the Chiropractic, Dental and Medical professions and had over 100 staff on their payroll before it was sold to one of his employees. Dr. Yurkiw knows a lot about recruiting, hiring and placing professionals in clinics.
In his Chiropractic career, Dr. Yurkiw has seen over 10,000 patients and has done over 300,000 adjustments. He has completed over 165 weeks of locum work in over 65 clinics.
Dr. Cary has used a variety of techniques in Chiropractic including hands on, manual and instrument adjusting to help people restore their posture, alignment and function. He does take x-rays, has prescribed orthotics, and administered Shockwave therapy.
Dr. Yurkiw is a writer and wrote 3 books that were published in 2019-2020 on Amazon. The books are called Back Pain and Neck Pain. He also wrote a book called Success in Private Practice for doctors and therapists. If you would like a signed copy of his book contact us. He plans on continuing his writing and would like to do a medical thriller in 2021.
Dr. Yurkiw is a marathon runner and has participated in over 15 full and half marathons. He recently participated in the Las Vegas Rock and Roll Marathon but has also run in the Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna, and Manitoba marathons to name a few. His next race is the Seattle Rock and Roll marathon in June 2020.
He does offer consultations to aspiring runners who want to do their first marathon, improve their time, or complete a longer distance. Please contact him for more information.
If you are a aspiring student, health professional or clinic and would like advice on your career or practice contact Dr. Yurkiw for his consulting services by clicking here to book an Initial Consultation.
Follow Dr. Yurkiw on Social media as he regularly posts to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube. He has started a podcast on Apple Music called the Practice Management podcast. Click here to listen.
Dr. Yurkiw has always made his family a priority. He has a beautiful wife Marcie, who is a homebuilder and realtor at Sage Executive Realty in Kelowna, and two children. His children are focused on academics and athletics in Kelowna. His daughter is at UBCO Kelowna and is studying to become a dermatologist. His son is in grade 11 and is involved in soccer, basketball, and volleyball. He wants to study business when he goes to university.
His daughter Jaeda has a high frequency hearing loss since birth and started www.hearinghelpers.ca in 2018 to help children and their families that have hearing loss to achieve their goals and dreams. Hearing Helpers gave out their first scholarships to recipients in June 2019. Click here to go to her website and here to go to her Go Fund Me page.