About Dr. Akhavan

Dr. Ali Akhavan is the Owner and Director of the Grande Chiropractic and the Vancouver Spinal Decompression Center. He graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University in 1990. Having graduated from Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon, he has been in practice since 1997.

Dr. Akhavan takes pride in keeping up with the technology available to help his patients achieve results, become pain free, and regain the quality of life they deserve.

Our office was established to provide our patients with the best possible care that modern medicine has to offer. We are committed to helping our patients and our patients’ families achieve an optimal level of health and enhance the overall quality of life.

Dr. Akhavan has experience with all types of musculoskeletal injuries and ailments including sport injuries, work injuries, motor vehicle accident injuries, repetitive strain injuries, post-operative conditions, post fractures and arthritic conditions. In the past he has used a combination of manual therapy, massage, electrical modalities, thermal modalities, acupuncture, exercise prescription and education to treat these injuries. He now looks forward to primarily using shockwave therapy to help his clients deal with these injuries and conditions.