A better approach
to health care
The word “chiropractic” means “to be done by hand.” Chiropractors use adjustments to restore joint function and support the nervous system. They help patients maintain optimal health while avoiding unnecessary drugs or surgery.
Our experienced Chiropractors use varying researched base techniques that facilitate optimal spinal motion through the removal of nerve interference. This interference is often referred to as subluxation, (misalignment). Once interference is removed through a gentle adjustment, pain is usually eliminated or reduced. Maximum function then returns, with its self-healing and self-regulating properties.
Some of the well-known benefits of gentle chiropractic care include better sleep, more efficient digestion, enhanced immune system function, increased energy and heightened focus and concentration. Some of the conditions we see improve with chiropractic care in our practice are:
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Headaches & migraine
- Shoulder pain
- Pinched nerves
- Disk injuries
- Sports injuries
- Knee pain
- Muscular Tension Relief
- Pregnancy related musculoskeletal pains
- Sleeping problems
At My Chiropractor Mackay, we offer both manual and instrument-assisted adjustment choices so that patients of every age and every level of vitality can receive safe, gentle, and effective treatments.
Our techniques include:
- Diversified [manual adjustment]
- Thompson Drop
- SOT [sacro-occipital technique]
- Activator methods
- Toggle recoil
- Rock Tape strapping
- Flexion/Distraction Techniques[JG1]
- Spinal[JG2] Decompression Therapy
- Soft tissue therapy
- Extremity adjusting
- Lip Tongue Tie Care [pre and post procedure]
We also provide an onsite digital x-ray service for our clients; this means faster and more precision care in helping treat our clients. This service fee is bulk-billed and the fee covered by Medicare, however, there can sometimes be a small out of pocket fee of $50. For further information or to make a booking please contact our friendly team on 4953 1622.
Our practice also embraces a holistic approach in including additional therapies to complement your care, with many of these products Australian owned/made including:
Metagenics is the Number One Provider of Quality Practitioner Only Natural Medicines in Australia and New Zealand. The practitioner prescribed range is derived from the highest quality natural medicines backed by scientific and clinical research and manufactured to TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration) GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) compliance
Made in Australia, this pillow is sold and recommended world-wide by Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and many other health professionals. It is regarded as the perfect memory foam cervical neck support pillow. With multiple adjustability options, this pillow has the ability to suit many different body shapes.
Heat therapy is something we use as part of our treatments and we proudly stock this Australian owned and made product. Karen the founder of Wheat Bags Australia has worked closely with Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Masseuses to develop a wide range of styles and shapes that cover all areas of the body. The highest quality wheat and fabrics are used to provide one of the best heat therapy packs available.
Dr Graeme Massagers
One of our most popular therapeutic products is the Dr Graeme Massagers. They are a built powerful and effective enough for us to use in the practice, yet economical enough and easy for clients to use them at home – unlimited professional quality massage therapy at home.
Fisiocrem is a topical pain relief gel for the temporary relief of muscular aches and pains. It contains a unique combination of active ingredients that assist with mild joint inflammation and decrease muscle pain. Managing mild muscle pain can be tricky when always on the go, so it can assist in the healing of minor body tissue injuries, can help support your muscle recovery time to assist you to get back out there, on the track, field or court sooner.