About Us

My Practice

My primary method of treatment is manual manipulation (spinal adjustments). Cases accepted include Motor Vehicle Accidents and Private patients. I also have some expertise in athletic injury management. I also have a certification in Animal Chiropractic but I recently stopped seeing animals in my office.

Dr. Larry McCarthy


Who is Dr. Larry McCarthy?

Dr. McCarthy grew up in Rexdale, moving here with his parents in 1952, he was one year old. He attended St. Benedict's and St. Stephen's Schools, Thistletown Collegiate and the University of Toronto at Erindale before graduating from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1976. He entered practice with his father, the late Dr. Joe McCarthy, in July 1976 and moved his practice to Etobicoke 1987.


He is married to Pat, a Relaxation Instructor, Childbirth Educator and Administrator and Canine Instructor. He has two sons, Dan, a Jazz Musician and in H.R with Shopify, and Steve, a certified arborist, working with Davey Tree. Pat and Larry currently live in Etobicoke with their Labrador Retriever, Cira.

Dr. McCarthy is registered with the College of Chiropractors of Ontario (CCO).

  • Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA)
  • Ontario Chiropractic Association (OCA)
  • Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association (CCPA)

Professional Portfolio

  • Past member of the College of Chiropractors Advertising Committee
  • Past member of the OCA Board of Directors
  • Past member of CMCC Board of Governors
  • Served on numerous committees for the CCA, OCA & CCO
  • Past inspector for the CCO's X-ray Peer Review Committee
  • Past Government appointed inspector for the Chiropractic Review Committee