Welcome to Atlas Chiropractic & Body Balance

Meet the Team

  • Dr.
    Barry Whyte
    Nanaimo Chiropractor

    Dr. Barry Whyte graduated with his doctorate degree from Palmer College, Davenport Iowa in 2006.  Since then he has had extensive experience in assessing, diagnosing, treating and preventing bio-mechanical disorders that originate from the muscular, skeletal and nervous system. 

    In fact, spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) is recommended as first line intervention for back pain in numerous medical doctor practice guidelines including the Bone and Joint Decade Task Force, the American College of Physicians and American Pain Society as well as Britain’s National Institute of Health and Care Excellence. This form of therapy reduces nervous system stress throughout the body and helps to relieve pain, discomfort and improved health.

    Dr. Barry Whyte's practice focuses on comfortable methods to correct spinal dysfunction, normalize nerve function and reduce pain.  

    NEW Atlas Advanced Back & Neck PAIN Solutions (FDA-Cleared) The NEW Ultralign Spinal Treatment is performed on 1.7 million patients per month by Medical Doctors, Osteopathic Doctors and Chiropractors in over 30 countries around the world.  Please discuss on your initial appointment the Ultralign Spinal Treatment. 

  • Birgit Whyte
    BPE (Rehab)

    Birgit completed her degree in Sports Medicine Physiotherapy from a Private University in Stuttgart, Germany. She then moved to Vancouver to further her experience in this field. Birgit's past experience has included working with one of the largest manufacturers of Prescription Foot Orthotics and Sports Medicine Devices. Her role included educating Medical Doctors, Orthopedic Surgeons and other Sports Medicine Professionals in the diagnosis of various medical conditions and the treatment of using prescription foot orthotics and other medical apparatuses. Birgit is also is a certified Class IV Medical Laser Therapist since 2011.

    She also worked with Everest and Jennings the first mass-manufacturer of wheelchairs. Again her role was in educating Medical Doctors and Physiotherapist in the treatment of sports injuries and permanent disabilities across Canadian hospitals and Rehabilitation Centers. In her career Birgit also had the opportunity to work with the Vancouver Canucks, BC Lions and the Rick Hansen Foundation.

    Birgit enjoys helping every client who visits Atlas in Nanaimo and is amazed on a daily basis by the positive affects of, Deep Tissue Laser Therapy, Nanaimo Shockwave Therapy and Custom Foot Orthotics on patient health and well being. 


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  • "In my 45+ years of pursuing competent chiropractic care in 2 countries, Dr. Whyte stands out as a "next level" practitioner. I have an expensive neck in particular and am fussy by necessity about who manipulates it. Dr. Whyte is a rare find who has wowed me with the best neck adjustment ever which is why I travel from Salt Spring Island to Nanaimo to see him. Not only is Dr. Whyte armed with a top shelf adjustment table and tools, he has a gift for quickly assessing exactly what needs to be done and the techniques needed to creatively deliver relief."
    Anne P.
  • ""Dr. Barry Whyte is an excellent chiropractor. As a senior client, who has a kidney transplant, I was concerned about the intensity of chiropractor. After several treatments, over a six week time span, my body is now flexible and pain free. (And I was in pain) Dr. Whyte utilized state of the art technology on my neck without any stress or strain. Dr. Whyte is funny, kind and listens to his patients. Thanks to all staff and Dr. Barry Whyte...Sincerely, ""
    Brenda Z.
  • "I recently moved to Nanaimo and needed to continue with my chiropractic adjustments. I did a Google search and found Atlas Chiropractic and Dr. Barry Whyte. He has been getting me back into shape, both with Ultralign and manual adjustments. Personally, I prefer to "kick it old school" and get manual adjustments, but if you are someone who is nervous about chiropractic care, then the Ultralign adjustments would be more suitable, as they don't involve the same type of manipulation. My back has been getting better and better over the past few weeks and I would highly recommend Dr. Whyte and his services."
    -Valerie B.