Dr. Marc Baker


Dr. Baker


Dr. Marc Baker, Chiropractor- at the Mahone Bay Centre.  I am a 2002 New York Chiropractic College Graduate and a Fellow of the Chiropractic College of Physical and Occupational Rehabilitation. I have 300 hours in Medical Acupuncture Training from McMaster University. From 2005-2011, I was the on-base staff Chiropractor for the Canadian Forces at CFB Stadacona (Halifax). I own and run 2 offices (The Disc Clinic) in Dartmouth and Musquodoboit Harbour and am also the lead Chiropractor for these offices. I am certified (since 2007) and an instructor for Cox Flexion Decompression/Distraction.

I  provide electrical stimulation, vibrating massage, and of course flexion decompression/distraction. I also bring some new skills to the caseload including acupuncture, soft tissue therapies and functional rehabilitation.

Practising in room 303 at the Mahone Bay Center on Fridays from 9-2/3  call my administrative assistant or I at 902-531-3456 and we will be accepting bookings.

You can also email me at drmarcbaker@gmail.com for info. Lastly, our office (The Disc Clinic) is on Facebook. Stop by, see what we are about and give us a like should you so choose. This is a very exciting opportunity and I look forward to meeting many of you and spending time on the beautiful South Shore.

If weekdays aren’t suitable for you, I am going to try a clinic one Saturday morning a month. Next clinic is October 20th from 10-1. Book early as these slots will go fast!


dragonfly release

Dragonfly in the Bay?



Who are we?

Dragonfly Release provides a range of holistic therapies and tailored retreats, including massage, Reiki and creative activities and workshops.  Our aim is to help you restore and maintain your body’s natural balance, enabling your mind and body to heal themselves.  Dragonfly Release is located in Mahone Bay, following our move from St Margaret’s Bay, Nova Scotia to be closer to family here.

 What does Dragonfly offer?

Come and visit us at our website:            www.dragonflyrelease.com,

Facebook –                                                    Dragonfly Release

Phone:                                                           9024715059

Email:                                                            jeff@dragonflyrelease.com

While at our site, you can also learn a little more about us….

 So, where are we, exactly?

Being a Community focused practice, where better than in the Mahone Bay Centre!!

Room 305, 45 School Street, Mahone Bay, NS, B0J 2E0.

Easy access via the parking lot at the back of the Centre!

Services Available 

Massage is just one of the many options we offer at Dragonfly!!

Reflexology, Reiki, Jade Stone Therapeutic Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Cupping, Trigger Point and Myofascial Release Therapies are all available.

Some of these may not be endorsed by your insurance policy and therefore be invalid for claim purposes!!!

 How can you make an appointment?

To make it easier and avoid the frustration of missed calls, we provide the option of On-line Booking, directly from our website using https://app.shedul.com/online_bookings/49690/link


You can still call (902 471 5059) or email (jeff@dragonflyrelease.com ) though!

 When are we available?

Monday1000-700, Tuesday 1000-330, Friday 1000-600,

Saturday (alternate weekends) 1000-330.

Special arrangements may be made for other days and evenings.

Direct Billing for Your Massage?

Yes!  We offer this facility for those wishing to claim through their insurance.

Please check your policy or contact us beforehand to ensure whether a medical referral is required and to confirm whether Direct Billing is accessible?

Insurance Companies Associated With Dragonfly

The TELUS Health eClaims Portal allows for immediate confirmation of the insurance company’s response, which we use to secure a pre determination of your claim status.

The following companies are just a few of those using TELUS for Direct Billing:

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DesJardinsManulife   Sun Life



In addition, Direct Billing through Medavie BlueCross Blue Cross


 Training Courses and Workshops  

Reiki (Levels 1 to 3 (Master)), Grounding Techniques, Occupational Health and Safety for Healthcare Professionals…our suite of courses are currently expanding!  Mail us for details or, if you wish, we can come along and do a presentation?

We are here to serve the Mahone Bay Community and its neighbours.  Our goal is to help you achieve your wellness goals, tailoring our wide range of services to suit your needs.

The choice of selecting a healthcare provider is always yours, it’s your body!!  Maybe it’s time to listen to your body’s needs??


Jeff Phillips

Registered Massage Therapist, Reflexologist, Reiki Master/Teacher