Originally from Vancouver BC, Dr. Alim Kara received his Bachelors of Science degree (with distinction) in Biology from the University of Victoria and then received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) with both cum laude and clinical honors. He also received a certification to perform Biomedical Acupuncture with a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) foundation from CMCC. During his time at CMCC, Dr. Kara was thoroughly involved with student politics; serving on Students’ Council for four-years, including his final year as President. He received the most awards in his graduating class (twelve) for his leadership, volunteerism and academic excellence and was also the first student to ever be awarded an honorary membership to the school’s prestigious Governors’ Club. Dr. Kara has been an established chiropractor in NW Calgary since 2010, currently providing care at the University of Calgary Wellness Centre as well as his private practice.
Having already published two awarded research articles on inter-professional collaboration in healthcare as well as volunteering on the Canadian Chiropractic Examination Board (CCEB), Dr. Kara has a keen interest in evolving and contributing to the chiropractic profession at large. In his spare time, Dr. Kara enjoys hiking with his wife and dog, playing flag football and outdoor soccer and spending time exploring Calgary’s amazing outdoors and restaurant scene