Address: Active Care Chiropractic,
238 Melrosegate, York YO10 3SW

Phone: 01904 654 400

About Us


Active Care Chiropractic treat patients suffering from a wide range of complaints – not just back problems – but problems with joints, bones, muscles and nerves all over their body.

Active Care Chiropractic is owned and managed by Principal Chiropractor, Dr Philip Baines. He established the practice in 2008 and has been providing active care to patients from across the country from his York-based clinic.

Dr Baines has lived and practiced all over the UK and is a graduate of the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic. After completing his degree he went on to study a further two years to obtain his doctorate in chiropractic. Since then Dr Baines has continued his professional development in chiropractic and other musculoskeletal treatments including:

Active Care Chiro | Dr Phil Baines

Dr Baines is best known for his work with sportspeople of all levels and in all disciplines. He formed part of the Olympic Medical Team in the Athlete’s Village at the London 2012 Olympics. However he loves to treat individuals from all walks of life and is passionate about empowering people to achieve the very best health that they can.


russellRussell is practice manager at Active Care Chiropractic and is always happy to help in any way that he can. Russell has reputation for putting people at ease and he is often found chatting to patients – usually about triathlons, golf or restaurants!