A Chiropractor Can Help with Your Chronic Swimming Injuries

Swimming is a favorite pastime here in Western Australia, both outdoors at the beaches and rivers and indoors at the pool. It’s great, low-impact exercise too and it’s safe (there are approximately 2 instances of injury for every 1000 swimming sessions). You can hurt yourself swimming though, and most swimming injuries are repetitive trauma injuries […]

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How Chiropractors Benefit Professional Athletes

What is a Chiropractor? Before we can truly understand the benefits of chiropractic care we need to understand what a chiropractor is and what they do. Chiropractors are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders. The treatment focuses on the manual adjustment and manipulation of the spine. In doing so, chiropractors aim to […]

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The Importance of Normal Neck Curves

What is Cervical Kyphosis? In the cervical spine, or neck, consists of seven distinct bones, known as the cervical vertebrae. Under normal circumstances, the cervical spine has a curve with the apex towards the front of the body, known as lordotic curvature or lordosis. However, poor posture while standing or sitting down and increasingly when […]

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Rotator Cuff Injuries in Cricket – How can a Chiropractor Help?

In addition to low back problems, rotator cuff injuries, especially rotator cuff tears are probably the most common and recurring injuries faced by cricketers. Dr Adam Rocchi, a South Perth Chiropractor, explains these issues in more detail. What is the rotator cuff? The rotator cuff is made up of four muscles that surround the shoulder […]

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Lumbar Stress Fracture and the Role of Chiropractor

In sports like cricket, excessive stress on body and associated injuries are common occurrences, particularly in bowlers. Many of these injuries results in lower back pain. Fast bowlers especially suffer from the ‘lumbar stress fractures’ that can result in unilateral lower back pain. What is Lumbar Stress Fracture? Fast bowling demands an asymmetrical action that […]

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Spine Scan - North

2nd Floor, 166 Brighton Road
Scarborough
Perth
6019
Western Australia
Phone: (08) 6150 8785
Email: info@spinescan.com.au

Spine Scan - South

1st Floor, 1 The Esplanade
Mount Pleasant
Perth
6153
Western Australia
Phone: (08) 6150 8783
Email: info@spinescan.com.au

SpineScan Office Hours

(Both practices)
Monday 7:30am - 7:30pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 7:30pm
Friday 7:30am - 7:30pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm