Chiropractic

Shockwave therapy for hamstring tightness

For those suffering from tight hamstrings, there has been some encouraging research of late into the effectiveness of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) in improving hamstring flexibility, especially combined with stretching exercises in healthy participants (see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5368153/). Interestingly, the study concluded that shockwave therapy combined with stretching exercises was more beneficial than stretching alone: “While ESWT and stretching both reduced …

Shockwave therapy for hamstring tightness Read More »

Welcome to our newest chiro team member – James Shipway

Welcome to our newest chiro team member – James Shipway We are excited to announce that chiropractor James Shipway has joined our team. James is a friendly, professional and knowledgeable chiropractor, with 9 years of experience under his belt. With a diverse skill-set and strong patient-centred approach to care, James always strives to provide every patient with thorough, …

Welcome to our newest chiro team member – James Shipway Read More »

Chiropractors Supporting the Sporting Spine

Thousands of athletes from around the world have arrived to participate in the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Did you know that many athletes and sporting professionals incorporate chiropractic care into their overall health regimen? With the Australian love of sport, we regularly come across sporting-related ailments and provide care to patients who participate in …

Chiropractors Supporting the Sporting Spine Read More »

Chronic Pain: Is it Body or Brain?

Chronic pain is a significant problem in Australia and the western world.  If you have ever suffered chronic pain, you will know the debilitating effect it can have on your life. The effects of chronic pain can be wide-reaching, extending beyond the significant physical issues, to increased work absences and resultant economic stress on individuals, …

Chronic Pain: Is it Body or Brain? Read More »