Chiropractors

Our practice includes working with chiropractors who face complaints and other regulatory challenges at the College of Chiropractors of Ontario (“CCO”).  We will work with chiropractors on the following regulatory issues:

  • Advising chiropractors on issues related to the Regulated Health Professions Act and the Chiropractic Act, 1991 and its Regulations (e.g. Registration, Professional Misconduct, Controlled Acts); 
  • Working with chiropractors to respond to allegations of professional misconduct; 
  • Assisting chiropractors in registration applications;
  • Responding to various inquiries at the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, including drafting responses to complaints that are reviewed by a panel of the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee (“ICRC”) at the CCO; 
  • Advocating on behalf of chiropractors at discipline hearings; 
  • Representing chiropractors in appeals before the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (“HPARB”) (e.g. where a decision of the ICRC has been made);
  • Assisting with fitness to practice matters;
  • Reporting past history, including criminal charges and findings of guilt, to the College of Chiropractors of Ontario; and
  • Advising chiropractors on employment and other contract issues related to their staff or practice (e.g. privacy complaints, third party independent chiropractic evaluations, and quality assurance).