- Available 6-7 days a week
- 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 EMERGENCY CHIROPRACTIC WERRIBEE
If you’re looking for an after-hours chiropractor, Werribee Emergency Chiropractic clinic is contactable 7am-9pm seven days a week for phone advice, 7 days a week for phone advice. When you speak to our knowledgeable team, they will advise you as to whether chiropractic care may benefit your condition and offer you a same day appointment guaranteed.
Located at 33 Princes Hwy, Werribee, our chiropractors are experienced seeing back pain, neck pain, muscle and joint stiffness. Under special circumstances we can also offer a mobile chiropractor in Werribee. If you need an emergency home visit Chiropractor in Werribee, please contact us as we may be able to attend your home, work or accommodation.
Our chiropractors are all registered through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), qualified from RMIT University and continue to develop their skills through continued professional education and training. When you come in for your appointment, our chiropractors are dedicated to providing you with clear advice and research-based treatments.
For further information, advice or to make an appointment, please contact us today. We look forward to seeing you in our Werribee practice soon. Alternatively, we have practices in nearby suburbs, including Pakenham, Cranbourne and Narre Warren.
What To Expect On Your First Werribee Chiropractor Visit
Please allow approximately 30 minutes for your initial consultation at Emergency Chiropractic Werribee. When you arrive at your appointment, your Werribee Chiropractor will begin by discussing your previous and current medical health history.
Each initial chiropractic examination usually involves digital postural analysis, palpatory assessment, muscle testing and x-rays if clinically indicated. During your consultation, your chiropractor will perform a comprehensive physical examination to assess your spine and the presenting problem.
Following this, your chiropractor will be able to offer you guidance and treatments designed to help you relieve your discomfort.
WERRIBEE CHIROPRACTORS EDUCATION
At Emergency Chiropractic Werribee, all of our chiropractors have undertaken extensive studies of the human body for a minimum of 5-years full-time at university. Most of our team have studies locally, at RMIT University, whilst others have graduated from other reputable chiropractic courses at Murdoch, Macquarie and CQU.
During their clinical science studies, the main subjects a chiropractor will complete are clinical anatomy, micro-biology, pathology, physiology, bio-chemistry, radiology, pathology, differential diagnosis, neurology, neuro-anatomy, practical examinations, and clinical examinations
In addition to their degree, our chiropractors are dedicated to ongoing professional development and the latest research-based chiropractic treatments. Several of our chiropractors have completed additional university courses and all of our chiropractors hold a Level 2 First Aid Certificate.
At Emergency Chiropractic, all of our practitioners are insured to practice chiropractic modalities in Australia.
When Can I Schedule A Werribee Chiropractor Appointment?
Your Werribee Chiropractors are available 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday with early morning and late evening appointments available.
Facts about Werribee
- Werribee is located approximately 30km West of Melbourne Central Business District
- The postcode is 3030
- The population of Werribee is approximately 40,000
- The local government agency (LGA) is the City of Wyndham
- The state electorate is Werribee
- The federal division is Lalor
- The suburbs surrounding Werribee are;Tarneit, Hoppers Crossing, Point Cook, Werribee South, Cocoroc, Mambourin, and Wyndham Vale
- Werribee is the City of Wyndham’s busiest and most populated area
- Werribee, funnily enough, actually translates to ‘backbone’ or ‘spine’ in the local Aboriginal dialect
- It is said that the land and Werribee River valley resemble the shape of a backbone or spine
- The suburb began simply as pastures and a rural township in 1850’s
- Werribee has two major arterial roads connecting it to the rest of the West; Old Geelong Road, and Derrimut Road
- Two major railway stations provide access to Werribee; Werribee Station, and Hoppers Crossing Station
- Werribee Mercy Hospital is a very large and busy hospital that services Werribee and its surrounding suburbs
- There are 21 different education establishments (primary, secondary, and tertiary) in Werribee alone
- The Council Chambers and Werribee Business District are half a kilometer away from each other, creating an administrative hub within the suburb
- Werribee was originally called Wyndham after a Scottish soldier named Sir Henry Wyndham
- This suburb is currently experiencing rapid suburban growth and urban sprawl
- Major tourist attractions include; Werribee Park Mansion, Victoria State Rose Garden, Werribee Park National Equestrian Centre, and Werribee Open Range Zoo
- There are multiple major cycling trails in Werribee; The Federation Trail, and the Werribee River Trail
- 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 pain, neck pain, muscle and joint stiffness.
- Initial chiropractic consultation will include any relevant medical history, physical examination, range of motion and palpation. Your chiropractor will perform spinal or joint 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