Practitioner Bio: Amrita Kharkar

By Athlete's Care on June 13, 2013

Amrita Kharkar, DC

Functional Integrated Therapy
Active Release Techniques•
Contemporary Medical Acupuncture 

Clinic locations:  Brampton, Yonge & Eglinton


Dr. Kharkar is a Chiropractor as well as an Active Release Techniques (ART)® and Medical Acupuncture Provider. She graduated from the University of Western Ontario with an honours degree in Physiology and Psychology and from there went to the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, graduating in 2012.

Dr. Kharkar follows the Functional Integrated Therapy (FIT) approach when treating her patients, and incorporates a variety of techniques such as Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, joint manipulation, ART®, Graston techniques and kinesiotaping techniques. She acknowledges the uniqueness of each individual and their injury, and guides her therapy likewise. Her goals are to decrease pain, maximize function and increase the overall wellbeing of her patients.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Kharkar is a Running Coach for the Running Room, a Health and Fitness writer for two online publications: the Arthritis Society of Canada, and Suhaag magazine.

Follow Dr. Kharkar on Twitter: @DrAmritaKharkar