Chiropractic and Health Services in Kingscliff
Ian Curnow – Chiropractor
BSc M Chiropractic, Grad Dip Neuromusculoskelatal Rehab,
Cert Acupuncture, Cert Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilisation (DNS)
Ian Curnow established Tweed Coast Chiropractic in 2000 to offer Tweed Heads and Kingscliff chiropractic care.
He gained his chiropractic degree at Macquarie University and spent many years practicing in Sydney before returning home to Kingscliff to establish the clinic in Chinderah.
Ian has post graduate qualifications in rehabilitation, and as a result, has a strong interest in rehabilitation and evidence based practice. Rehabilitation may involve a variety of techniques including:
- Adjustments (diversified)
- Soft tissue therapies (massage, trigger point, myofacial release)
- Active release technique
- Specialised exercises
- Gait and running analysis
- Shock wave therapy
The goal of this approach is to help the individual via hands-on treatment and appropriate self mangement. Ian provides individual specific care based on the age and health of the patient.
Ian is a member of Chiropractic Australia and the Australian Musculoskeletal Network.
For more information or to book an appointment call our Chinderah clinic today or book online
Ashlee is originally from Bendigo, Victoria and attended Macquarie University to complete her Chiropractic degree.
She came to work at our Chinderah practice servicing the needs of patients from Tweed Heads to Byron Bay, after living in Sydney for 10 years
Ashlee has a number of years’ experience practicing in a multidisciplinary clinic in Sydney in addition to working as a Rehabilitation Advisor in CTP claims. Her focus is on delivering evidence-based care and tailoring treatment to the individual, ensuring she delivers a personalized, caring approach.
Ashlee incorporates many techniques into her treatments including:
- Diversified-style adjusting
- Drop piece
- Dry needling
- Various soft tissue techniques
Since graduating, Ashlee has attended a wide range of seminars on manual therapy techniques, injury management, paediatrics and functional movement. Having a strong interest in functional rehabilitation, Ashlee is passionate about helping others.
Ashlee enjoys the beautiful Tweed coast as she loves the beach and spending time outdoors.
Ashlee is a member of CA (Chiropractic Australia).
For more information or to book an appointment with Ashlee contact our Tweed Coast Chiropractic Clinic today.
Emily Pratt – Remedial Massage & Myotherapy
Dip. RM, Adv Dip. Myotherapy
Emily hails from the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria where she completed her Diploma in Remedial Massage & Advanced Diploma in Myotherapy. She has over 10 years experience practicing in multidisciplinary clinics as well as her own, treating all ages, including professional athletes, cyclists, swimmers, triathletes, runners and football players. She has been working since early 2019 on the Tweed Coast. Emily tailors her treatments to every individual and her treatments may include the following:
- Myofascial release therapy
- Remedial Massage
- Bowen Therapy
- Cranio Sacral Therapy
- Applied Myoskeletal Therapy
- Muscle Energy Techniques
- Dry Needling
- Myofascial Release Cupping
- Lymphatic Drainage
- Pregnancy Massage
- Niel Asher Technique – Hip Pain & Dysfuntion/Frozen Shoulder
She has a special interest in stress related disorders that can affect the physical body creating pain and dysfunction, plus:
- Postural Dysfunction
- Neck Conditions
- Hip Conditions (Niel-Asher Technique)
- Frozen Shoulder (Niel-Asher Technique)
- Peripheral Nerve Entrapments
- Lower back
- Sporting Injuries
- Pregnancy Massage
- Stress related tension
- Tennis elbow
- Golfers elbow
- Migraines & TMJ
Emily continues to attend ongoing professional development seminars and workshops on various manual therapy techniques, and is working towards becoming an accredited Bowen Therapist. In her spare time Emily loves hiking and exploring the beautiful mountains and beaches of Northern NSW and beyond. Emily is a member of Masssage & Myotherapy Australia (MAMA) and her treatments are claimable through Health Funds.
Contact Tweed Coast Chiropractic to make an appointment.
Johnathon Dao – Japanese Acupuncture, Chinese medicine, Shiatsu and Chi Nei Tsang
Johnathon Dao has been in clinical practice for 23 years practicing and teaching oriental medicine. Traditional oriental medicine aims at treating the whole body and not just the disease so that when the body is in balance the cause/disease can be managed.
His treatments may include:
- Japanese acupuncture
- Chinese medicine
- Chi Nei Tsang (abdominal organ manipulation massage).
- Cosmetic Acupuncture
- Chinese, Western and Aryuvedic herbs
- E-motion yoga
- Qi Gong
Kaori Nishiwaki- Massage Therapist
Kaori is a fully accredited remedial massage therapist with over 10 years experience. She uses a wide range of manual therapies. Combining years of learning and experience, she offers a range of techniques and treatment plans for individuals and include:
- Remedial Massage
- Myofascial Dry Needling
- Cranio Sacral
- Lymphatic Drainage Massage
- Onsen Therapy, Shiatsu
- Thai Massage
Her treatment is aimed to work on the tense muscles, stiff joints, detox lymphatic systems, relax the nervous system, boost hormones and glands, enhancing the flow of cerebrospinal fluid which helps with overall well being. She has a strong interest in:
- Treating frozen shoulder
- Neck problems
- Lower back problems
- TMJ(Jaw) Dysfunction
- Sleeping disorders
- Sporting injuries
Health rebates apply. If you are interested in any of the above modalities Kaori offers, contact us at our Chinderah chiropractic practice today.
Kathryn Richards – Audiologist
Life’s great when you experience the joys of hearing well.
The Audio Clinic (Audika) offer our patients from Tweed Heads to Byron Bay:
- Hearing testing at Kingscliff
- Hearing Aids
Free Services and rebates are available
For an appointment tel: 02 6686 0820 or Freecall:1800 057 220
For more information visit www.audika.com.au