Sun: By Appointment
At Wellbeing we have a professional and modern practice offering chiropractic, massage and myotherapy services. Our team is made up of 15+ experienced chiropractors, Myotherapists, remedial massage therapists and Reiki therapists. We see people with a range of musculo-skeletal injuries and concerns every day; common conditions we see include: neck and back pain, shoulder and hip injury, headaches and migraines, sciatica and nerve-pain, elbow and wrist issues, as well as postural concerns among other things.
Our Pakenham Chiropractors are fully qualified and insured professionals; having each completed a minimum of 5-years of university study @ an accredited chiropractic college. During their study they would have undertaken a basic science degree (Chemistry, biology, physiology, physics, pathology, statistics) plus a clinical chiropractic science course (diagnosis, anatomy, clinical practicum, technique classes, radiology) undergone an average of 22 hours per week of clinician-guided training, approximately 100 written/practical examination, over 200 hours of clinical practice, as well as satisfied all board requirements on graduation.
The Pakenham Chiropractors have proudly served the residents of Pakenham and surrounding areas since 2008 after Dr. Robbie Hunt first opened the doors. Since this time, after popular demand, the practice has expanded now offering a several locations around Melbourne. The team have seen thousands of people from the local community since first starting. All our team members have participated in local events, including the Pakenham show, local sporting teams/clubs, given talks to the local groups, RSLs and clubs. Since first opening the team have also raise funds for Australian Spinal Research Foundation through community efforts and initiatives.
The Doctors care for people of all ages and for a range of musculo-skeletal conditions. They see many people for complaints such as sporting injuries, shoulder problems, neck and back pain, headaches/migraines, and postural concerns among other things. Other patients come to our chiropractors for “maintenance” adjustments in an effort to prevent musculo-skeletal issues from occuring in the future.
The techniques used at our Pakenham Chiropractors include: traditional diversified adjustments, Activator methods, Atlas Orthogonal adjustments, drop piece, AK, SOT, Flexion-Distraction among others. We also have spinal decompression tables which are used to see people with disc injuries and sciatica. The practice is modern and has a warm and welcoming environment. The facilities are new and state-of-the-art including: OMNI chiropractic tables, 3-D body scanning technology and hardware, posture scanning software, digital x-ray facilities and fully paperless office and patient management systems.
Our team of massage therapists see people for muscle pains, aches and tension among other reasons. They see people of all ages, including kids and pregnant women. All our massage therapists are certified and insured under the Association of Massage Therapists. Typical techniques used by each of the therapists include: effleurage/stroking massage, trigger point therapy, deep tissue soft tissue, stretching, tendon flicking and cupping. Our myotherapists can use dry needling, laser, TENS and lymphatic drainage techniques if appropriate.
Our practice is located 3 Rogers St Pakenham. We are available 6 days per week including Saturday and Sunday mornings. The practice is fully equiped with radiographic facilities and HICAPS so you can claim private health insurance rebates immediately.