Pakenham

3 Rogers Street, Pakenham 3810

(03) 5940 4760

[email protected]

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Opening Hours

Mon: 10am-7pm
Tues: 10am-7pm
Wed: 10am-7pm
Thur: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-7pm
Sat: 9am-1pm
Sun: By appointment

Address

3 Rogers Street, Pakenham 3810

Phone number

(03) 5940 4760

Email

[email protected]
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Pakenham Chiropractor

Meet Our Team

Dr. Peter Vrakatselis

Chiropractor

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Dr. Andrew Jackson

Chiropractor

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Dr. Seung Lee

Chiropractor

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Dr. Robbie Hunt

Chiropractor

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Our services:

  • Available 6-7 days a week
  • Same-Day-Appointment-Guarantee
  • Secure online appointments
  • Traction/ Decompression Machine
  • Access to a range of other allied health professionals
  • Onsite X-rays & HICAPS
  • HICAPS insurance rebates
  • Experienced Chiropractors

 

ABOUT WELLBEING CHIROPRACTIC PAKENHAM


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.

About Our Pakenham Chiropractors

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 occurring in the future.

Our Pakenham Chiropractor Techniques

The techniques used at our Pakenham Chiropractors include: traditional diversified adjustments, Activator methods, Atlas Orthogonal adjustments, drop piece, Applied Kenisiology (AK), Sacral Occipital Technique (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.

FAQ

How much are appointments?

New Patients are $99 and include treatment & allow up to 30mins, follow visits are $65

Do you bulk bill?

We accept EPC/CDM plans from your GP. You will need a care plan from you GP; for more info go here: https://wellbeing365.com.au/medicare-and-chiropractic/

Do you accept private insurance?

Yes, we have HICAps machines on site to instantly claim private health insurance easily.

Do you have any special offers?

Yes, when you use the code NP79 and use our online booking you get the first consultation including treatment at a discounted rate. Another option is to use code “EXAM39” for an examination and assessment with no treatment, at a discounted rate.

Opening Hours?

Our hours are 10am-7pm during the week and we are open weekends. We also do emergency appointments on Sundays.

I finish work late what time do you close?

We close at 7pm on weekdays.

How long do I need for my first appointment?

Allow 30min for your first apppointment and if possible arrive 10min before your scheduled time to fill in paperwork. Our team work efficiently to ensure quality and timely appointment times so we keep on schedule all day.

What techniques do we use?

Chiropractors use manual adjustments to adjust the spine, low force techniques such as the activator and drop piece, soft tissue techniques including the arthrostim as well as exercises for rehabilitation.

What Conditions do we see?

Postural related musculoskeletal issues including pain and dysfunction

Why choose us?

Multiple locations, open 7 days a week, trusted

When do chiropractors take xrays?

Chiropractors at Wellbeing only take X-rays when clinically indicated. This means only is cases where the chiropractor asks themselves if the benefits of the Xray outweights the risks

 

What treatment types do we use to help you?

  • Diversified – the most mainstream form of chiropractic treatment. This typically involves cracking or popping of the joints that Chiropractors are most well known for
  • Gonstead – a type of chiropractic which is based on motion palaption and radiograph findings
  • Activator – a form of Chiropractic. This often used when a patient is very susceptible to pain or for elderly or young patients
  • Atlas Orthogonal – a form of Chiropractic focusing on the upper neck and the atlas bone. Atlas Orthogonal is a technique in Australia however is gaining popularity in America being on the show The Doctors
  • Drop piece –Our Omni tables have drop piece built in which allow movement and mobilisation without cavitation or cracking this can be used separate or in conjunction with traditional manual adjustments
  • Extremity adjustments – Our Chiropractors perform upper and lower limb adjustments. A lot of Chiropractors only focus on the spine however some members of our team have completed Post Graduate Sports Chiropractic with FICS
  • Rocktape/Kinesiotape – In certain circumstances our team may use Rocktape to assist with you rehabilitation or retraining of muscles in hope to allow healing
  • Arthrostim – Can be used trigger point therapy and tight muscles. Arthrostim can also be as an adjusting technique on its own.
  • Pelvic blocks – can be used with prone or supine blocking. Pelvic blocks can be used as part of a Sacro-Occipital Technique or their own as a separate technique.

Pakenham Massage therapists

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.

Pakenham Chiropractor assessing a patient who is lying face down

10 facts about Pakenham

  • Pakenham is a town 56km South-East of Melbournes CBD
  • Pakenham has a population of almost 50,000 people
  • The suburb was named after a British General named Sir Edward Pakenham
  • The Pakenham railway station is the end suburban service
  • Pakenham is home to a local soccer club, Pakenham United
  • Pakenham has 4 Woolworths and Coles supermarkets, as well as a Target and an Aldi
  • Pakenham has an aquatic centre and council offices
  • Pakenham receives all of the Melbourne radio stations
  • Pakenham also has a range of public and private schools, both primary and secondary
  • Pakenham has grown a lot lately, with new housing developments

Pakenham Chiropractor surrounding area

Why choose us as your Pakenham Chiropractors?

  • Same day service!
  • We pride ourselves on being available! If you need help, we won’t make you wait, we will do our best to see you ASAP
  • We are experienced in managing a range of musculoskeletal issues
  • We have up to date equipment, including 2 spinal decompression tables, Omni tables, Arthrostims, Activators, postural analysis software, as well as onsite X-Rays
  • We are open for long hours during the weekday and Saturday, as well as Sunday upon request
  • Same day appointments are available
  • We have experience with health products including pillows, postural aids, tapes, creams, beds, supplements, heat packs etc that may help with your health and/or presenting condition.
  • We have a warm and inviting clinic, with friendly staff
  • We listen to what the patients say, and take great care in treating the cause of the problem
  • We are located at a convenient location, in the heart of Pakenham
  • We belong to a network of 15 other Wellbeing Chiropractic clinics across Melbourne, some of which are open 7 days. All clinics follow the same treatment protocals and share the same patient management system; so if you need assistance while in another area, just call 1300-123-365; and we can assist you with an appointment.

Pakenham Chiropractor Robbie Hunt treating a patients neck with an adjustment technique

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.

Our next closest practice is Wellbeing Chiropractic Berwick

For All Appointments
Call (03) 5940 4760
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Opening Hours

Mon: 10am-7pm
Tues: 10am-7pm
Wed: 10am-7pm
Thur: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-7pm
Sat: 9am-1pm
Sun: By appointment

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Our Commitment to You:

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Open Saturdays & Sundays
Flexible Appointments – Walk-Ins Welcome
All Major Insurances Accepted
Open Mornings & Evenings
Quality Care By Licensed Professionals
After-Hours Appointments Available

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