Dr. Kristen Ruttan DC
Kristen is covering Dr. Sarah Birkett while she is on her maternity leave.
Dr. Ruttan completed her Bachelor of Arts in Health Sciences at Brock University in 1995. She
then pursued her Doctor of Chiropractic studies at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College
in Toronto, graduating in 2000.
Dr. Ruttan established a family practice in Whitby, Ontario upon her graduation where she
practiced for 18 years. She and her husband and their two boys live in Toronto. In the spring of
2019, Dr. Ruttan sold her practice in Whitby, to give her more time for family, her Toronto
practice and personal growth and learning. She is enjoying the extra time this has given her.
Dr. Ruttan offers a warm friendly approach to care using a variety of techniques including
Diversified, Thompson, Activator and SOT. Following a complete initial examination she
determines what approach to care best suits an individual.
Dr. Ruttan has always been focused on family care with a special place in her heart for pediatric
and pregnancy care. She continues to renew her knowledge base working on a Fellowship with
the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association(ICPA) and is certified to practice the
Webster Technique. She loves working with families of all ages - to help everyone experience
and maintain their optimal wellbeing.