WHAT IS CHIROPRACTIC
South Yarra Spine & Sports Medicine (SYSSM) Chiropractors are dedicated to provide suitable treatment for people of all ages and can assist with many injuries and conditions. Ranging from sports injuries, such as sprains, strains and post-surgery rehabilitation, our Chiropractors also treat such diverse conditions as pre and post natal back pain, sciatic pain and strengthening core muscles after birth. Our treatment also covers everyday lifestyle related issues such as headaches and migraines, general back and neck caused by incorrect posture and stress. We can also assist in maintaining great general health and wellbeing.
OUR CHIROPRACTIC SERVICE
We offer a wide variety of treatments which we adapt to ensure you achieve your best possible outcome. This may include any of the following options: manual spinal and joint adjustments with either hands or using low force techniques (such as activator, drop piece and biomechanical blocks) soft tissue and trigger point therapy, stretching, rehabilitation exercises, taping (both support and functional Kinesio). We will also advise you on posture, nutrition and exercise, to optimize the effect of your treatments. Regular re-assessments and goal setting will ensure your progress and help you achieve the best possible outcome.
SYSSM CHIROPRACTIC TEAM
DR. LUKE NICHOLS
B.App.Sc (Comp Med Chiro) M.Chiro
Clinical Interest – General spinal complaints with a specific interest in lower back injuries, Posture, Headaches, Hip Injuries, Rowers, Runners and Triathletes
DR. ROHAN KAPOOR
B.App.Sci (Chiro), B.Chiro
Clinical Interest – Spinal complaints, Posture, Headaches, Elite Sport, Aussie Rules Football, Strength & Conditioning, Exercise Rehabilitation
DR. TEGHAN BUTLER
Clinical Interest – Injury treatment (spine, shoulders, hips, knees, ankles), Return to Exercise Rehabilitation Programming, Headaches, Migraines, Postural stress and strains, Low back pain, Dry needling, Scoliosis, Crossfit, Netball, Aussie Rules
SYSSM SPINAL PROGRAMS
FOUNDATIONAL SPINAL STRENGTH (FSS)
An evidence-based approach to managing non-specific lower back pain. Improve your spinal health through a targeted and functional clinical rehabilitation program.
Developed by SYSSM Chiropractors Luke Nichols & Rohan Kapoor. It is a 12 staged foundational spinal strengthening program based on current evidence, which includes a comprehensive spinal assessment, combined with outcome measures to deliver an individualised corrective exercise program imperative in the management and prevention of back pain.