Dr. Jason Skolar Chiropractor / Chiropraticien
Dr. Jason L. Skolar is a graduate of the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC- Toronto, Ontario), where he received his professional training as a chiropractor earning his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (D.C. designation). Prior to studying chiropractic, he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree (majoring in biology) graduating from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.
Chiropractor, B.Sc., D.C., A.R.T.® Doctor of Chiropractic
Active Release Techniques ® Soft Tissue Treatment Provider
Chiropractic Pediatrics & Obstetrics
Sports & Family Health Care
Chiropractic Board Examiner
Dr. Skolar (Chiropractor) graduated from Concordia University with distinction, earning a position on the Dean's list throughout his university studies between 1992-1993, 1993-1994, 1994-1995, and 1995-1996, graduating with a cumulative grade point average (cgpa) of 3.88. After completing his studies at Concordia University, he completed a Personal Fitness Training Program at McGill University qualifying him as a certified personal fitness trainer. He then went on to study chiropractic at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) in Toronto, Ontario.
During his studies as a chiropractic student at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Dr. Skolar worked for the Department of Anatomy performing human cadaveric dissections for the development of the anatomical museum at the college, further refining his deep knowledge and passion for the health sciences. During his 4th year of clinical internship, he worked for the college as an Instructor/ Facilitator for a course in Patient Management and Differential Diagnosis teaching 3rd year chiropractic students entering their clinical internship.
In addition, Dr. Skolar worked as a Nurse's Aid helping seniors with the basic activities of daily living, caring for and bathing them on a daily basis. Furthermore,he worked as a volunteer at the Montreal General Hospital doing research on brain tumors. He also volunteered at the Jewish General Hospital assisting at the Dermatology Clinic working for the Chief of Dermatology, Dr. Robin C. Billick, MD. Dr. Skolar began his journey in the medical field in 1991, and has devoted his life to helping others improve the quality of their lives through the natural health and wellness approach, without the use of drugs or surgery.
Dr. Skolar is in private practice and has been a regular guest speaker on the radio between 2001-2003 (1040 AM show titled "Chiro-Santé"). He holds certifications in Active Release Techniques ® Soft Tissue Treatment (ART®), Chiropractic Pediatrics & Obstetrics (through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association), as well as in The Webster Technique (a special technique specifically designed for pregnant patients).
Dr. Skolar served as Secretary and Treasurer for the Association des Chiropraticiens du Quebec (ACQ) in 2005-2006, and 2006-2007 respectively. He remains on the administrative committee and works very closely with the ACQ team organizing major events for the chiropractic profession in the hopes of educating the public on the benefits, safety and efficacy of chiropractic care. He is a conference speaker and holds regular workshops on a variety of health-related topics. Dr. Skolar visits schools to educate children on the importance of posture and it's impact on health. In addition, he is currently a Board Examiner for the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board (CCEB) and evaluates candidates during their clinical competency licensing exam.
Dr. Skolar has extensive knowledge and experience as a health-care professional and treats patients with a wide variety of health-related conditions ranging from work-related injuries, motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries, neuromusculoskeletal disorders, sprains/strains, muscle tears, degenerative conditions, disc herniations, repetitive movement disorders, arthritis, scoliosis and chronic-pain syndromes. The emphasis of each treatment is to stimulate the body to heal at an accelerated rate without the use of drugs or invasive medical procedures.
Dr. Skolar regularly receives referrals from medical doctors who entrust their patients under his care. More and more medical doctors understand the benefits of evidence-based chiropractic, manual medicine, and its implications in the field of health and wellness.
Dr. Skolar regularly attends professional seminars all over the country in order to remain at the leading edge of the most recent technological advancements in the field of chiropractic today. His dedication to his patients and commitment to the achievement of excellence is what motivates patients as well as other health care professionals to seek his professional services from all over the Montreal region.
Dr. Skolar is currently working on writing his first book titled THE SKOLAR HEALTH SERIES ... ACHIEVING OPTIMAL HEALTH & WELLNESS.