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Chiropractic care is a non-invasive, drug-free, and hands-on healthcare discipline that focuses on the neuromuscular system: your nerves, bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments all working together.


Many problems and pains can either be from neuromuscular issues, or be alleviated through addressing the neuromuscular system. In short: chiropractic care can help many problems with the human body.


The nervous system consists of the brain, spinal cord, sensory organs and all of the nerves that connect these organs with the rest of the body. All of your consciousness and bodily functions are managed through the brain, spinal cord, and the network of nerves that branch from this central nervous system. Attached to your spinal cord, web-like nerves run messages and responses between every muscle, tissue, organ, and system. If one of them gets pinched it can lead to all kinds of things that can cause stress or pain to the body.


What is common between your nervous system, relationships, and corporations is if communication between the parts break down, then they don't function well and problems start to show (secondary effects). If you address primary issues then the downstream signs and symptoms tend to improve. 


AVANT means forwards thinking, cutting edge, pursuing excellence. It is the reason we named our clinic Avant. All our professionals continually advance their understanding of spinal biomechanics, neurology, health and nutrition.

Dr. Payne is one of the few Canadian chiropractic doctors Advanced Certified in Chiropractic Biophysics, a body that advances the neurostructural care of the spine. CBP is a evidence-based spinal rehab system whose treatment includes condition and postural specific exercise, adjustments, and multi-direction traction therapy. The CBP method can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions including abnormal posture, spinal deformities such as scoliosis and kyphosis, as well as pain.

Dr. Payne is also one of the very few that is certified scoliosis bracing and conservative care through Scolicare, a world leader in conservative, non-surgical scoliosis management.

CBP advanced certified


AVANT is currently accepting new patients. Please e-mail or phone us if you'd like to book an appointment with Dr. Payne. Or, you can fill of this form and we will connect --> you!

164 Metcalfe St.

Ottawa, ON K2P 1P2

Tel: (613) 801 - 2164

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