Proudly serving St. Albert and the surrounding community since 1996 with wholistic healthcare.

About Riverview Chiropractic Clinic




Riverview Chiropractic Clinic has been serving the St. Albert and Edmonton area since 1996. We are a team of dedicated and caring professionals whose goal is to successfully diagnose and treat your musculoskeletal disorder through evidence based approaches.

Dr. Peter J. Shipka, B.Sc., D.C., 

Chiropractor and Medical Acupuncturist


Dr. Peter Shipka graduated from the University of Alberta prior to his attending Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in Whittier, California in 1991. Upon graduation in 1994, Dr. Shipka worked with Dr. Masahiro Yoshihashi at the Hokkaido Chiropractic Centre in Sapporo, Japan from 1995 until the fall of 1996. 


Since September 1996, Dr. Shipka has been in private practice in St. Albert, Alberta. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Shipka has been actively involved with research and has been presenting at local and international conferences since 1998. Dr. Shipka has presented on: the management of ankle sprains, TMJ, chiropractic pre-natal care, low back pain, whiplash and frozen shoulder management.


Dr. Shipka has continued with his educational journey since his graduation from chiropractic college. In 2007, he graduated with a certificate from the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute and in June 2009 he was the first chiropractor to graduate from Dr. Steven Aung’s Certificate Program in Medical Acupuncture from the University of Alberta. In 2013, Dr. Shipka completed his course in Intra-Muscular Stimulation  from CMCC and has continued to attend courses each year in both chiropractic and acupuncture technique.


Dr. Shipka also volunteers with a number of chiropractic bodies and professional organizations. He was recognized in September 2017 with a 15 year service recognition award by the College of Chiropractors of Alberta. Dr. Shipka currently serves as a council member for the Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors and the Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation.


Dr. Shipka enjoys his clinical practice and looks forward to serving your health needs. Please call the clinic to book your first appointment at (780) 460-2200.