• Spinal pain

  • Disc injury and degeneration

  • Jaw and facial pain

  • Headaches

  • Arthritis

  • Shoulder, hip, knee and foot pain

  • Scoliosis

  • Nerve impingement


In addition to improvements in these conditions, patients under chiropractic care report having better mobility and posture, more energy, improved sleep, breathing and digestion.


Dr. Bzdel has extensive post graduate training in the care of infants, children, as well as pre and postpartum pregnancy care. Common problems can be greatly helped once the nervous and musculoskeletal systems are functioning better.

Pregnancy related issues that may benefit from Chiropractic:


  • Spinal, hip and pelvic pain

  • Headaches

  • Sciatica

  • Rib dysfunction

  • Indigestion and heartburn

  • Lower limb pain


Pediatric conditions that may benefit from Chiropractic:


  • Colic and Irritability

  • Sleeping problems

  • Poor latch

  • Reflux

  • Torticollis

  • Developmental coordination problems

  • Ear infections


Dr. David Bzdel, DC


Dr. David Bzdel has over 15 years of experience in a wide variety of clinical settings caring for a diverse range of patients including infants and children, high level athletes, and seniors. As the principal owner and clinical director of Kootenay Integrated Health he is truly privileged to do what he loves on a daily basis. He is passionate about Chiropractic and creating a space of exceptional healthcare delivery where a person's needs will be addressed and care and service will be provided at a level unmatched in the community.


Under Dr. Bzdel, Castlegar Chiropractic has expanded to become Kootenay Integrated Health to address the variety of patient needs that the standard healthcare system is unable to provide, while at the same working closely with a patient's medical doctor. The goal is that this integrated model will ultimately be the new standard in the future.

Dr. Bzdel employs a variety of techniques in practice including manual and activator instrument adjustments, myofascial active release as well as rehabilitative exercises and lifestyle advice.  He has a special interests in functional neurology and pediatric care with considerable time and education committed at the post graduate level.


Dr. Tyler Phillipson, BA, DC


Dr. Tyler Phillipson is excited to bring his passion and knowledge of chiropractic care to Castlegar and Kootenay Integrated Health. Dr. Phillipson is originally from North Bay, Ontario and has experience working with a wide range of patients including high level athletes. His experience with sports athletic treatment stems from his time spent as a varsity volleyball player.  


Dr. Phillipson applies both manual and instrument assisted adjustments to help increase the body’s natural range of motion. In addition, deep tissue massage and rehab techniques are applied to help the body heal and restore pain-free movements. Dr. Phillipson has certifications in sports science, whole foods nutrition, and CrossFit Trainer Level 1 which he applies to his practice to assist in the ultimate goal of getting his patients pain-free and back to participating in the activities they enjoy.