This month we are highlighting our wonderful team members at the New Hamburg Wellness Centre.
NAME - John A. Papa
ROLE AT CLINIC - Chiropractor
CLINICAL SPECIALTY - Chiropractic Rehabilitation Specialist – FCCPOR(C)
SPECIAL INTERESTS - Wellness Care, soft tissue dysfunction, exercise & rehabilitation.
WHY DID YOU BECOME A CHIROPRACTOR - Being an active teenager with many sports and activities, I initially experienced how Chiropractic care was so beneficial in helping me recover from injuries. It also allowed for me to continue participating in the activities I loved. My personal experience inspired me to enter the Chiropractic profession so I could share with others the unique and numerous benefits Chiropractic care has to offer.
FAVOURITE THING ABOUT BEING A CHIROPRACTOR - I believe having people trust you with their health is such a privilege. I know it may sound cliché but knowing that you can make real, meaningful changes in people’s lives is something that is extremely rewarding and satisfying. This privilege is something that I am thankful for everyday!
FAVOURITE THING ABOUT WORKING AT NHWC - Working alongside other smart, dedicated, hard-working staff and Health Care Professionals to help people achieve their best health.
WHEN AWAY FROM THE CLINIC - I enjoy spending time with my two energetic kids and beautiful wife. We are an active family who enjoys the outdoors and sharing new experiences. Personally, I enjoy watching movies and NFL Football, and regularly participating in activities such as rollerblading, bike riding & weight-training.
3 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT ME:
I was born and raised in Kitchener-Waterloo.
In high school I was voted most likely to appear on Saturday Night Live. I love to make people laugh and have been known to play a practical joke or two on co-workers, friends, and family!
I believe many of my successes in life can be attributed to my friends, parents and wife who have supported me every step of the way!