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 WELLBEING CHIROPRACTIC MERNDA

Thank you for enquiring about our Emergency Chiropractic Melbourne service. Our practice is located at 10/1435 Plenty Road, Mernda with patient parking available onsite and appointments available 7 days. Dr Anderson and Dr Ford currently provide chiropractic services at Mernda and surrounding suburbs. Please relax in their hands knowing that they have many years of collective experience between them. Mernda chiropractors regularly see patients with back, neck and muscle pains.

 

 

 

What To Expect On Your First Mernda Chiropractor Visit

Emergency Chiropractic Melbourne are committed to providing you with achievable and measurable treatment and that those achievable outcomes are based on supported research. Emergency Chiropractic Melbourne has many varied options available to treat you. These include blocks, drop pieces, traditional manual spinal adjustments, activators and spinal traction tables just to name a few. 

Mernda chiropractic appointments are available Monday to Friday with the first appointment at 10:00am and last at 6:30pm. Saturdays appointments from 9:00am till 1:00pm. Wellbeing also have clinics open on Sundays and all public holidays. We will always do our best to offer you an appointment on the same day that you all. If nothing is available we can look at an appointment close by at our South Morang and Epping clinics.

 

MERNDA 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.
  • The course consists of a minimum 20 hours per week contact hours
  • 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 Mernda Chiropractor Appointment?

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

Wellbeing Chiropractic Mernda
10/1435 Plenty Road
Call 03 8103 6001
Book Online HERE

Facts about Mernda

  • Mernda is 27km north-east of Melbourne’s central district
  • The postcode is 3754
  • The local government is the City of Whittlesea
  • The state electorate is Yan Yean
  • The Federal division is McEwen and Scullin
  • Mernda used to be known as Morang and Yan Yean
  • The name Mernda comes from a Wurundjeri word which means earth
  • In 1913, Mernda only contained two churches, a school, a bakery, a railway station and Bridge Inn Hotel
  • From 2000, the area started to grow with more estates being developed
  • Now, there are many estates such as Mernda Villages, Everton Gardens, Berry Lane, Merna Ridge to name a few
  • Mernda is a 15 minute drive to RMIT University Bundoora Campus
  • Mernda contains two primary schools and two secondary schools
  • Sports in Mernda include Mernda Football Club, Diamond Valley Football League, Mernda Cricket Club etc
  • The population as of 2016 states that 49.3% were male and 50.7% were females who lived in Mernda
  • The most common countries of birth are England, India and Italy
  • Shopping centres are Mernda Villages Shopping Centre. Westfield Plenty Valley and Pacific Epping are nearby
  • Mernda also has a post office on Mernda Village Drive
  • There is a Medical and Dental clinic along Mernda Village Drive as well as Maternal Health Services
  • There are childcare, early learning centres and community activity centres available
  • Surrounding suburbs include Doreen, Yarrambat, South Morang, Epping and Wollert

Wellbeing Chiropractic Berwick team

Chiropractic facts:

  • As of March 2019 there are currently 5,528 chiropractors in Australia compared to about 70,000 in the USA)
  • 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.
  • To become a chiropractor you need to complete a 5 years university course e focusing on body and nerve functioning.
  • Spinal manipulation is the major skill the chiropractor use for acute and chronic low back pain.
  • There is some scientific research surrounding chiropractic, however the concrete evidence on its effectiveness is not available. 
  • Chiropractors often use Exercise as part of their management of patient complaints
  • Chiropractors are most well known for conditions involving the low back and neck
  • Chiropractors can work alongside other practitioners such as physiotherapist, yoga, pilates, remedial massage
  • Initial chiropractic consultation will include any relevant medical history, physical examination such as orthopedic tests, range of motion and palpation accordingly and chiropractor may perform the 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:

  • Lower back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Muscle stiffness
  • Joint Pains
  • Selected work related musculo-skeletal injuries