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ABOUT WELLBEING CHIROPRACTIC BERWICK
We have a team of professional Berwick Chiropractors at our practice located at 3 ManukaRd, Berwick. All our chiropractors are experienced with musculo-skeletal complaints and injuries. Common problems we see include back and neck pain, muscle and joint stiffness. Our Berwick Chiropractic team are focused on delivering clear advice, thorough management strategies and excellent customer service, so patients have a positive experience and achieve their health goal. Our Berwick Chiropractors are all qualified from RMIT University and continue to develop their skills through continued professional education and training. Call us today for an appointment, we look forward to seeing you in the practice soon. We also have
practices close by in other suburbs including Pakenham, Cranbourne and Narre Warren.
* COVID-19 UPDATE: Stage 4*
As per DHHS guidelines, we are only able to provide appointments for patients who need urgent care and/or their condition/function/health will likely significantly deteriorate without treatment. Additionally;
You are allowed to travel more than 5 kms for Medical & Chiropractic appointments (if you need evidence provide your appointment confirmation text or call us)
Appointments are to be non-routine only.
Our chiropractors will screen patients suitability before appointments during this period
Please contact us on 1300-123-365 to discuss y
What To Expect On Your First Berwick Chiropractor Visit
For the initial Chiropractor consultation at our practice allow approximately 30 minutes. We don’t treat anyone like they’re a number, we get to know you as a person while also addressing your problem. During this consultation, your Berwick Chiropractor will discuss your previous and current medical health history while also performing a comprehensive examination of your spinal and presenting problem. This examination involves a digital postural analysis, palpatory assessment, muscle testing, orthopaedic testing. If clinically indicated x-rays may be performed on-site. Treatment is provided on the first visit after this process is completed.
BERWICK CHIROPRACTORS EDUCATION
All of Wellbeing’s Chiropractors have undertaken a minimum of 5-years full-time university study
Most of them have studied local at RMIT, whilst other have graduated from other courses at Murdoch, Maquarie & CQU.
The course consists of a minimum 20 hours per week contact hours
Several of our chiropractors have studied other university courses in addition
All of our chiropractors complete continued professional development training and education
All our chiropractors are insured to practice
All our chiropractors hold level 2 first aid certification
Frequently Asked Questions To Our Berwick Chiropractos
What does a chiropractor do?Chiropractors see people with back and neck pain; joint stiffness and muscle tension. They use spinal adjustment and massage techniquesWhat is sports Chiropractic?A sports chiropractor is practitioner who has interests in seeing athletes for their muscul-skeletal injuries and health. Sports Chiropractors use a range of spinal adjustments, soft tissue, exercise prescription and taping techniques to manage their patientsWhat techniques does a family Chiropractor perform?A family chiropractor sees patients for a range of conditions including back and neck painAre is a Chiropractor an essential service provider? Yes. This means they can stay open like medical centres.What is the Chiropractic Association of Australia?The Australian Chiropractors Association (ACA) is a body representing a large portion of the Chiropractic profession Are you a chiropractor near me?
Wellbeing Chiropractic has clinics in the north, west, south and east of greater Melbourne which means we may have a clinic near you.
How To Find Us In Berwick?
From the Monash Fwy(M1) head toward the South-Eastern suburbs/Dandenong, merge from the
M1 onto the Princess Hwy/C101, at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto High St/Princes Hwy
C101, turn left onto Manuka Rd
From Central Berwick:
Head East on Princes Hwy/C101, turn left onto Manuka Rd
Head North-West on the Princes Hwy/C101 towards Lyle Avet, turn right onto Manuka Rd
From Guys Hill:
Head South on Beaconsfield-Emerald Rd/C406 towards Luke Pl, At the roundabout, take the
3rd exit onto Inglis Rd, turn left onto Manuka Rd.
Head South-West on Harkaway Rd/State Route 61 towards King Rd, at the roundabout, take
the 2nd exit onto Brisbane St, turn right onto Rutland Rd, Turn left onto High st?Princess
Hwy/C101, turn left onto Manuka Rd.
When Can I Schedule A Berwick Chiropractor Appointment?
Your Berwick Chiropractors are available 7 days a week, Monday to Sunday with early morning and late evening appointments available.
Located 36kms south-east of Melbourne’s Central Business District
Local council = City of Casey.
Population of 50,000 which has expanded by approx. 14,000 since 2001
Originally part of the Cardinia Creek run
Major timelines in history on Berwick:
1857 Berwick Inn opened and was licensed
1857 Berwick Primary opened
1858 Post Office opened
1877 Berwick Railway opened
1990’s-2000’s – first home buyers, new housing developments, massive population spike
Largest allied health profession in USA
As of March 2019 there are currently 5,528 chiropractors in Australia, compared to about 70,000 in the USA
First chiropractic adjustment was done by Daniel David Palmer in 1895 for partial deaf janitor Harvey Lillard.
Chiro means ‘Hands’ in Greek. Chiropractor are using hands to examine the patient and fine ‘spinal dysfunction’ and to treat musculoskeletal conditions.
You don’t need a referral from GP to see a chiropractor as they are primary contact practitioner.
To become a chiropractor you need to complete a 5 years university course focusing on body and nerve functioning.
Spinal manipulation is the major skill the chiropractor use for acute and chronic low back pain.
Chiropractors often use Exercise as part of their management of patient complaints
Chiropractors are most well known for conditions involving the low back and neck, however they’re taught to assess and diagnose a wide variety of syndromes and conditions.
Chiropractors work alongside other practitioners such as physiotherapist, yoga, pilates, remedial massage
Chiropractor can give you advice for a healthier lifestyle and how to maintain the healthy life.
Initial chiropractic consultation will include any relevant medical history, physical examination such as orthopedic tests, range of motion and palpation accordingly and chiropractor will perform the spinal manipulation if there is no medical contraindication and if this form of treatment is indicated.
Most private insurance will cover chiropractic treatment in Australia such as Bupa, Medibank etc.
What do people commonly visit the chiropractor for: