Dr. Vincent J. Leering, BSc, DC

Dr. Leering grew up in Mississauga, Ontario and graduated from the University of Western Ontario.  He went on to Graduate from The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario in 1997.  He practiced in Waterloo, Ontario for thirteen years before moving to Kelowna in 2010.

He was distinguished to start his internship at the Wellesley-Central Hospital, a University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine teaching hospital.  He volunteered for many years assisting the Admission Committee at CMCC conducting admission interviews.  He was a past member of the Rotary Club.  And has been privileged to mentor many students and associates over the years.

As a student he was involved in community based programming for youth with The Boys and Girls Club and for years with Metro Toronto Housing Authority. Working alongside Landmark Wellness and all their initiatives meshes with his lifelong priorities of helping to contribute to his own community.

His practice approach is collaborative, evidence informed, and patient centred.  He utilizes many different treatment techniques and in most cases steers patients for their own active recovery, maintenance, and rehabilitation. He has specialized experience in delivering Shockwave Therapy, Orthotic prescription using gait scan, and instrument adjusting using the Activator tool.

Dr. Leering takes pride in his personable and professional approach and strives to deliver skilled care to his patients.  Put his 22 years of clinical experience to work for your care.

You can learn more about Dr. Leering on his website,

Falko Kriel, RTCMP

Falko holds a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. This program includes extensive training in acupuncture, herbal medicine, food therapy, cupping, tuina, moxibustion, and qigong. He also trained as an acudetox specialist with the National Acupuncture Detox Association at Vancouver’s Onsite and Daytox programs. He has experience with a wide variety of health conditions such as pain management, sports injuries, chronic fatigue, insomnia, heart disease, autoimmune disorders, women’s health, and stroke rehabilitation. He also has a special interest in assisting clients restore their mental health, especially those suffering from stress, depression, anxiety, and substance abuse.

Falko is dedicated to helping others to overcome any obstacles, whether in their health or personal lives. One of his passions in life is martial arts. He has over 15 years of experience, and founded Tiger Claw Kung Fu and Tai Chi to teach them to others. After a rare post-viral inflammation of the brain and spine left him paralyzed below the waist in his early 20s, martial arts and Chinese medicine helped restore him to full health. This experience inspired him to deepen his study of how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can awaken the body’s ability to heal itself. You can learn more about Falko here.

Jenny Lamberton, RMT

Jenny is a graduate of the Kelowna location of Vancouver Career College. She is passionate about the benefits of massage for mind and body and strives to ensure each treatment is tailored to the individual goals of her clients. Jenny believes in a holistic approach to health and wellness which makes massage therapy a perfect fit for her.

Jenny is proud to be born and raised in Kelowna and enjoys all the Okanagan has to offer including hiking, skiing and running. After suffering a severe injury during a car accident while training for Ironman in 2005, she enlisted the help of a massage therapist. Not only did she meet her goal of completing the race, she developed a lifelong love of massage therapy. Since then she has been a strong advocate for the benefits of massage therapy which include preventing and treating injuries along with reducing pain and stress to name a few. She feels almost everyone can benefit from massage therapy and enjoys educating her patients on how they can get the most out of each session.

Marissa Fox, RMT

As a little girl, Marissa had an unshakable belief that she would grow up to become a mermaid. However, despite her dedication, strong worth ethic, and many years of swimming lessons, fate intervened and she was forced to make other plans. Marissa has a creative spirit and a strong passion for learning. She has had successful careers in both the real estate and fashion industries. It was her curious nature that led her to become increasingly interested in health and wellness, particularly in the body’s intrinsic ability to heal itself. She soon discovered that the best way to merge her desire to help people with her love for the human body was through massage therapy. Marissa loves working with her clients and gets a huge amount of professional satisfaction out of seeing them improve their health and functional ability and decrease their stress levels and pain.

“People are often surprised at how good they can feel” she says. “It’s incredible how much pain we tend to accept as a necessary part of every day life”. She looks forward to meeting new clients and helping them achieve their goals of living an active, healthy, pain free life.

Marissa is a long time resident of the Okanagan. When not in the clinic she can often be found out hiking on one of the many great trails in the valley or at one of the many art and cultural events happening around town. Marissa graduated with honours from the Vancouver Career College Registered Massage Therapy Program and was valedictorian for her class.

James Pham, RMT

James was born and raised in Kelowna, BC. Growing up in the valley of the Okanagan he spent most of his free time practicing gymnastics and weight training. Through his years of practicing, he suffered injuries which took a toll on his health. He got referred to a massage therapist and his mind was then opened to the world of preventive health care. Although his focus has always been about personal health and well being, now as a Registered Massage Therapist, he truly understands the importance of mobility and strength through functional movements. 

James graduated with honours from Vancouver Career College in Kelowna, BC. He has a passion for Sports Massage Therapy and an interest in Neurological Conditions, spanning from multiple sclerosis to spinal cord injuries, and how these conditions change how the body functions. No matter what path that leads his clients to him, James always feels rewarded being able to assist them in their well-being and getting them closer to better health.

James believes that proper assessment and client education is imperative when it comes to giving his clients the best treatment outcomes. What drives him in his career is his eagerness to constantly learn and use his knowledge to support and help his patients with their unique goals.

Lylanya Volk, RMT

Lylanya is a Registered Massage Therapist who grew up in the Okanagan and trained in Vancouver at West Coast College of Massage Therapy. There she had a variety of experiences at places such as St. Jude’s Hospital, GF Strong, Friends For Life, Outdoor Access events and marathons. She enjoys an active lifestyle including running, skiing, yoga, meditation, strength training, and travelling.

She has practiced with other health care workers such as chiropractors, naturopaths, physiotherapists and kinesiologists helping people to achieve their health goals. Her treatments have a therapeutic focus using trigger point release, myofascial release techniques, craniosacral therapy, and neuromuscular techniques. She uses yoga, pain and stress management, and strengthening techniques to guide people with their home care exercises.

Lylanya has done numerous continuing education courses including myofascial research courses, acupressure, nerve decompression, and others. She has finished her Bachelor of Health Sciences Degree and Level 2 of Craniosacral Therapy through the Upledger Institute. She is currently working towards certification in CST.

Melen Jay, RMT

Mellen is Canada's highest certified female snowboard instructor, and works full time in both northern and southern hemisphere winters. Mellen has been an RMT since 2012, working as a locum RMT between winters and has taught physiology at a massage college. Mellen moved to the Okanagan in 2004, first to Silver Star and then to Big White.  Over 22 years as a professional snowboard instructor, as well as a recreational Ironman triathlete she find the best outcomes in healing, injury prevention, pain management and general wellbeing come from a pre-habilitation and rehabilitation routine that includes massage therapy. Mellen is excited to be covering Jenny's maternity leave at Landmark Wellness, and looks forwards to bridging treatment plans and ensure seamless ongoing care.


Janice Cathcart, CBP, RHN

Jan's desire to see people experience freedom and optimal well being began with her personal journey of inner healing. In 2001, she completed the Elijah House Counselling training and in 2004, training in Healing Prayer, which opened the doors for many years of supporting others in a volunteer capacity including counselling and ministering in the Kelowna Healing Rooms.

As her passion for healing grew, she pursued Holistic Nutrition, through the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition and she can assist you with this integral part of wellness.  More recently, her healing journey led to experience healing transformation through BodyTalk, where she discovered a powerful health care system that addresses body, mind and spirit. This holistic approach focuses on the body's priority for healing, rather than symptoms.

Now as a certified BodyTalk practitioner, using her various training and unique giftedness, Jan welcomes and invites you to discover how harmonizing your body systems can lead to effective, long-lasting change and ongoing improvements in mental, emotional and physical health, so that you can live with vitality, the way you were created to live.