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Heather Vanek is a highly educated individual first starting on her alternative health journey at the University Guelph where she obtained her

Bachelors of Science Honours Degree in Human Kinetics. After this achievement she went on to a decade long career in Massage Therapy before progressing on to the prestigious world 

renowned Canadian Academy Of Osteopathy for 4 years to achieve a Master in Practice of Osteopathic Manual Sciences diploma (M.OMSc).

Heather is a mother to 3 young boys and thoroughly enjoys nature and being active outdoors. 

She has a passion for helping people of all ages but in particular families to live their best life structurally and functionally.


Osteopathy is a hands on manual therapy that focuses on aligning your body so that your body can heal itself based on 3 main principles. 

  • That the body is able to self heal and self regulate naturally

  • Structure governs Function meaning that proper alignment of all layers of the body give it the ability to function as designed

  • The body is a dynamic unit of function as everything is connected within it



All services are eligible for extended health care benefits plan coverage through membership in good standing with OSTCAN Alberta, a leader in educational and professional standards of practice approved by the insurance industry