Our services:

  • Available 6-7 days a week
  • Same-Day-Appointments
  • 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 CHIROPRACTIC HAWTHORN

Our Emergency Chiropractic Melbourne service is here to help you. Our practice is located at 365 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, patient parking available within one (1) minute walk of the clinic. Appointments can be made 6 days a week, including public holidays. 

Our Chiropractors Dr Peter Vrakatselis, Dr Issac Edger and Dr Adam Curwood currently provide chiropractic services at Hawthorn and surrounding suburbs. They have decades of collective experience between them and regularly see patients with neck pain, back pain, muscle and joint stiffness.

 

 

What To Expect On Your First Hawthorn Chiropractor Visit

Emergency Chiropractic Melbourne has many varied options available to treat you including manual spinal adjustments, drop pieces, activators, blocks and spinal traction tables. Chiropractic appointments are available Monday to Friday, with the first appointment at 10am and last at 7pm. With bookings on Saturdays from 9am till 1pm, and Sundays and public holidays by appointment. We will always do our best to offer you an appointment on the same day that you call. If nothing is available we can look at an appointment close buy at our Melbourne, Carlton and Footscray clinics.

 

HAWTHORN CHIROPRACTORS EDUCATION

  • All of Wellbeing’s Chiropractors have undertaken a minimum of 5-years full-time university study
  • Most of them have studied local at RMIT, whilst other have graduated from other courses at Murdoch, Maquarie & CQU.
  • Main subjects: Clinical sciences incl; clinical anatomy , micro-biology, pathology , physiology, bio-chemistry, radiology, pathology, differential diagnosis, neurology, neuro-anatomy, practical examinations, clinical examinations
  • Several of our chiropractors have studied other university courses in addition
  • All of our chiropractors complete continued professional development training and education
  • All our chiropractors are insured to practice
  • All our chiropractors hold level 2 first aid certification

When Can I Schedule A Chiropractor Appointment?

Our Hawthorn Chiropractors are available 7 days a week, Monday to Sunday with early morning and late evening appointments available.

Chiropractic Hawthorn
365 Burwood Road, Hawthorn
Call 03 9882 7135
Book Online HERE

Facts about Hawthorn

  • Hawthorn is located 6kms east of Melbourne’s Central Business District
  • The local government of Hawthorn falls under the City of Boroondara 
  • As of the 2016 Census, the population of Hawthorn was 23,511
  • Hawthorn was first settled in the 1830’s
  • The name Hawthorn is thought to have originated from a conversation with Charles La Trobe who commented that he native shrubs looked like flowering Hawthorn bushes
  • Swinburne University of Technology is located in Hawthorn
  • Hawthorn is serviced by three railway stations: Hawthorn, Glenferrie and Auburn.
  • Hawthorn is also serviced by 6 tram services 
  • The suburb is home to the Hawthorn Football club 
  • Daniel Francis Murphy of the Dan Murphy’s Liquor store chain grew up in Hawthorn 
  • Home to a variety of Victorian style houses 
  • Hawthorn is 5.7kms square in size 
  • Hawthorn is designated as one of 82 Major Activity Centres in the Melbourne 2030 Metropolitan strategy.
  • Hawthorn is home to many nationalities besides Australians, with the most common nationalities inhabiting the suburb being from China, England, India, Malaysia and New Zealand.
  • Of its population, 40% of inhabitants work in professional services.
  • 30% of the population travel to work by public transport 
  • 45% of the population travel to work by car 
  • 90% of dwellings in Hawthorn are occupied
  • The average age of the population living in Hawthorn was between 20 to 39.
  • The postcode of Hawthorn is 3122

Wellbeing Chiropractic Berwick team

Chiropractic facts:

  • First chiropractic adjustment was done by Daniel David Palmer in 1895 for partial deaf janitor Harvey Lillard.
  • Chiro means ‘Hands’ in Greek. Chiropractor are using hands to examine the patient and fine ‘spinal dysfunction’ and to treat musculoskeletal conditions.
  • You don’t need a referral from GP to see a chiropractor as they are primary contact practitioner.
  • The course of chiropractic care is carried certain risks such as mild discomfort following treatment and falling from the treatment table
  • To become a chiropractor you need to complete a 5 years university course.
  • Spinal manipulation is the major skill the chiropractor use for acute and chronic low back pain.
  • There is limited scientific research surrounding chiropractic. 
  • Chiropractors are most well known for conditions involving the back and neck. 
  • Chiropractors often work with other practitioners such as physiotherapists and remedial masseurs.
  • Initial chiropractic consultation will include any relevant medical history, physical examination such as orthopedic tests, range of motion and palpation. Your chiropractor may perform spinal manipulation if there is no medical contraindication and if this form of treatment is indicated.
  • Most private insurance will cover chiropractic treatment in Australia such as Bupa, Medibank etc.

What do people commonly visit the chiropractor for:

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Work related injuries
  • Muscle and Joint Stiffness