Dr. Sean C. Maxwell, DC
Dr. Sean Maxwell grew up in an active family in Delta, BC. The pursuit of optimum health and wellness were always a part of his upbringing, his father is a Chiropractor, which he shares in his treatment approach today. Dr. Sean obtained his Kinesiology degree in Active Health and Fitness from SFU with focus on human anatomy and physiology. Further interest in conservative health-care and sports medicine motivated him to attend the Southern California University of Health Sciences to obtain his Doctorate in Chiropractic. Additional training includes Myofascial Release Technique, Graston Technique (GT®) and Kinesio® Tape, which are soft-tissue therapies and complementary when combined with manual chiropractic adjustments.
Dr. Sean practices what he preaches through a healthy lifestyle including regular jogging, soccer and golf. Sean has 10 years of experience treating sports injuries in the clinic as well as on field experience with the Coquitlam Adinacs Lacrosse, Costal FC soccer and various other volunteer activities with events thought the province. During his internship, Dr. Sean also worked with the Quicksilver surf tour and varsity sports. In his time he has treated several well known BC Lions, a few now retired NFL players and several movie stars which are ongoing as he works intermittently with the BC film industry. Of note, Sean lectured for 5 years at the Utopia Academy of Massage Therapy teaching Neuroanatomy and Neuropathology. Currently Dr. Sean Maxwell has joined the Studeo55 health team, called Ntegrated Health, and works downtown and with the EA Sports team in Burnaby.
His next goals are to become certified in strength and conditioning and to become a certified Titleist Performance institute golf practitioner! Stay tuned!!
Please note that Dr. Sean Maxwell is available for appointments on Tuesday all day, Wednesday mornings before 12:00 PM, Thursday all day, and Friday after 12:00 PM.
Kyle Freedman, BHK, MPT
Kyle graduated from UBC in with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy and Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology. He became a physiotherapist because of years of injuries and countless hours spent as a patient in physio clinics. His previous experience as a UBC varsity soccer player and aquatic instructor has made him highly perceptive to providing individualized care for the common and not-so-common injuries alike.
His area of expertise is in orthopedics, specializing with shoulders and low back pain, as well as neck pain, arthritis, pre/post surgical rehabilitation, injuries sustained in the workplace, geriatric care, vertigo disorders and injuries from motor vehicle accidents. He is also a certified acupuncturist and uses acupuncture in conjunction with physiotherapy to provide the best holistic care.
Please note that Kyle Freedman is available for appointments on Mondays, Tuesday, Thursdays, and Fridays.
Dianne DeCook, RMT
Dianne is a graduate of West Coast College of Massage Therapy’s 3000-hour program, a member in good standing of the College of Massage Therapists of BC and Registered Massage Therapists Association of BC. She is passionate about her profession and believes that manual therapies for soft-tissue injuries, chronic conditions, and stress reduction are key factors in maintaining good physical and mental health. Dianne has a welcoming presence and connects with each patient to determine their goals for their best potential and quality of life.
In 2010, Dianne was in an MVA which caused significant soft tissue injury. Dianne undertook a 13 week rehabilitation program of strengthening, stretching and massage therapy. She believes she can incorporate her experience healing her injuries into her practice, aiding her patients in their personal wellness regime.
Dianne is skilled in many modalities and is constantly striving to learn and grow in her profession. She is confident in treating traumatic injuries, chronic conditions and repetitive strain injuries. She looks forward to helping you meet your health and fitness goals.
Please note that Dianne DeCook is available for appointments on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and every other Friday.
Kiran Benipal, RMT
Kiran grew up in Surrey and played basketball throughout high school and had been dancing since the age of 4. She realized she would like to join the health care system when she had injured her knee and had to receive therapy from a team of professionals. Helping individuals overcome such setbacks is one of Kiran’s many passions. Kiran also enjoys spending times outdoors by going on hikes in the summer and going snowboarding in the winter.
Kiran has graduated from the RMT program offered at CDI College before becoming a part of our team. She is also going back to school to complete her Bachelor of Health Sciences.
Ashley, Office Administrator
Ashley is a current full-time student at Kwantlen Polytechnic University studying Psychology and Criminology. Ashley started soccer when she was 5 years old and had to retire at 17 due to her injuries. After searching a few months for the right chiropractor, she landed here! While seeing Sean who helped with her injuries, she then started seeing Kyle as well to further her recovery. Ashley loved the environment, the way the clinic helps patients and having the opportunity to feed Jimmy countless amount of treats she jumped at the chance to join the family! She has learned so much throughout her journey here and cannot wait to continue learning here at Surrey Chiropractic, Physiotherapy and Massage. Ask her how many concussions she has had!
Cassidy, Office Administrator
Cassidy, better known as Cass, is new the MOA field but is bringing years of customer service experience. She is quickly turning into an ace of an Office Admin. On any given day, Cass will most likely be the first smiling face you see when you walk in the door and the last one when you walk out. Cass will also probably be your main point of contact when emailing or calling the clinic. She also happens to be one of the coolest people Dr. Maxwell knows – just ask him. When she’s not at the clinic, Cass is usually shopping online for the latest fashions, or fawning over her dog, Booth.
Ryan, Co-op Student
Ryan is our current Co-op student here at Surrey Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, and Massage.
Under Dr. Maxwell’s supervision, he is responsible for assisting patients with machine set-up, stretching, front desk duties, and teaching important exercises to meet your long term health goals. Ryan is a full-time fourth-year student at University of British Columbia, where he is currently studying Kinesiology. In his free time, he participates in sports such as ultimate frisbee, martial arts, and volleyball.
Fun fact: Ryan loves Disney, and has been to Disneyland over 10 times!”
Jimmy is a 5-year-old rescue from Newton, and has matured into his DOG (Designated Office Greeter) role at Surrey Chiropractic Clinic. His work goals are to obtain as many treats as possible while spreading his love to all those who need it. In his spare time he enjoys barking, eating, sleeping, and running away from his owners.