Northlake Chiropractic has been serving the North Charlotte/Northlake area since 2007. We have grown with this wonderful community and hope to continue to serve those around us for years to come.
Dr. Leslie Macklin
Dr. Leslie Macklin earned her Bachelors degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from The University of Western Ontario, Canada. Following this she accomplished a two year certification in Neuromuscular Therapy from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy then worked for five years in the massage therapy and accident rehabilitation field.
Dr. Leslie aspired to take her career to the next level by completing her Doctorate Degree at Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO. While attending Logan, Dr. Leslie shared her love for helping others by volunteering her time at the downtown St. Louis Salvation Army's Chiropractic Clinic. This clinic provided chiropractic care to the homeless and community in need.
Dr. Leslie began her chiropractic career as a family practitioner at Absolute Health Pain Relief Centers in Atlanta, Georgia prior to opening Northlake Chiropractic in April 2007.
She is board certified in Physio Therapeutics and has accomplished additional exercise rehabilitation seminars. Presently Dr. Leslie is completing the International Pediatrics Diplomate program and is certified in the Webster Technique.
Dr. Leslie utilizes a variety of adjusting techniques which include Diversified Technique, Thompson Technique, Activator, Motion Palpation and trigger point therapy in order to best meet the needs of each individual patient.
In her spare time she enjoys running, biking and strength training. She is presently training for the 2022 Chattanooga TX, Half Ironman. She has successfully completed the 2021 Roanoke VA Half Ironman, 2016 Raleigh Half IronMan, six full marathons (L.A., Atlanta, Chicago, Indianapolis, Savannah and Charlotte), six half marathons as well as the Spartan obstacle challenges. Dr. Leslie strives to educate her patients and athletes on the necessity of proper training and nutrition along with health and wellness care.
She is board certified and licensed to practice in the state of North Carolina.