To further understand your condition x-rays are often taken. Our Chiropractors are licensed to take spinal and extremity images, and report on them. We can also refer for Diagnostic Ultrasounds, CT scan and MRI.
Sometimes patients sustain an injury in which their neck or back locks, or maybe not much happened but leaves you in severe pain. This often happens on weekends or after hours. We can be contacted for triage, advice, or call-out to clinic on our After Hours Ph 0407-876-714 link to contact us pag
Most of our patients have General Chiropractic. This starts with history, assessment, diagnosis leading to a treatment plan. This leads us to design the way forward to help with your problem. Your general chiropractic care includes a range of adjustments types, spinal and extremity manipulation, soft tissue methods, including a holistic approach that encompasses postural advice, customised stretching, strength, and activity modification.
Initially patients seek help for pain, loss of mobility, and stiffness that prevents them from working, or caring for their family, or doing what they love. Often after their initial symptoms resolve they are enthusiastic to stay well, and we can help with this.
Our Chiropractors perform pre-employment testing for employers whose employees do manual handling. Additionally they also do on-site ergonomic and biomechanical assessments for small to medium businesses. This can also involve provision of ergonomic advice during a clinic appointment.
Babies and children have a developing skeletal structure, and a range of complaints that occur at particular ages. Paediatric Chiropractic is the branch of chiropractic where our Chiropractors have been trained in recognising the special problems that effect our young patients and how to customise care and teatment to help them. link to faq, link to common prob.
Back and hip pain are common in pregnancy. Our Chiropractors use features on our chiropractic tables that enables women of all stages of pregnancy to be assisted. There are some conditions that are unique to pregnant women that our chiropractors check for and have modified treatment procedures for (eg. pelvic instability, sacroiliac pain). Read more.
Anyone who plays sport, or has children who compete understands that when things go wrong it is important to know where to go for help. All of our Chiropractors are involved in helping junior to elite athletes, and have a skill set that allows for diagnosis of sporting injuries and setting up a treatment plan to get them back on track. This can be shoulders, knees, hips, ankles or wrists. Conditions vary from impingements, to sprains, plantar fascia pain, osgood schlatters. link to our people.
The use of braces, supports and taping are some of the extra techniques used to help our patients with sports injuries.
All of our Chiropractors have expertise and software tools that allows for developing and reviewing customised rehab programs. What makes this unique is the dovetailing of the program with the rest of your treatment.
Programs are designed to meet your goals and include:
Combined body-part programs
Programs can be set-up to use mats, balls, body weight, tubing, bands, weights.