Dr. Bell graduated as a Chiropractor in 1979. He is a Chiropractic Sports Specialist and a post-graduate Fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences. He completed his Masters in Science and Human Nutrition in 1989, and is an accredited provider of Active Release Techniques® and Graston Instrument-assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization.
Dr. Bell has been heavily involved in many different sports disciplines, including track and field, triathlon, figure skating, hockey, cycling, basketball, bobsleigh and skeleton. He was featured on The Nature of Things (The Perfect Runner) as an expert on foot function and athletic performance, and is considered one of Canada’s foremost Sports Chiropractors. He was honoured by the Royal Chiropractic College of Sports Sciences for his contribution to the running community at a Gala Banquet in 2013.
Dr. Bell received the Centenary Award from the College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada) in 1996. This award is for individuals who, as a result of their efforts and dedication, have been involved with athletes both on and off the field, and have participated in sporting events, thereby establishing the validity of Chiropractic as a necessary and viable component of the modern sport medicine model. He was honored by being nominated into the Fellowship of the International College of Chiropractors (FICC) in 1999. He is one of only 400 Chiropractors world wide to be so honored.
He has lectured extensively on sports injuries, performance enhancement, and nutrition both nationally and internationally. He has worked with several Canadian national teams including track and field, bobsleigh and skeleton, and triathlon teams. People and athletes from all over the world seek treatment from Dr. Bell.