Born and raised in Canada, Dr. Illes obtained a bachelor of science degree with a minor in psychology at Brock University. After graduation, she then crossed the border and attended New York Chiropractic College. She was the class salutatorian, a member of the Phi Chi Omega honors society for excellence in academic standings, and the recipient of the Clinical Award of Excellence. Her practice included a unique blend of contemporary techniques such as electro-acupuncture, soft tissue manipulation, joint manipulation and mobilization techniques. The majority of her primary care clinical practice was working with amateur to professional athletes and teams.
Dr. Illes a graduate of Hamilton’s McMaster University Contemporary Medical Acupuncture course, and NUHS’s Master of Advanced Clinical Practice Degree.
Her personal and academic goal is to continually publish both peer and non-peer reviewed literature for health care physicians.