Sam is an experienced chiropractor who has been working in Sydney and in the Canberra region since early 2010.
He has a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science and Master of Chiropractic degree from Macquarie University, completed in 2009. Since then he has regularly exceeded his professional development requirements in order to improve his skills as a practitioner by attending various workshops and seminars, listed below.
Treatment with Sam involves the assessment and correction of movement dysfunctions, with the aim of the return to normal activity as quickly and completely as possible.
Focus on sport
Sam has a particular interest in working with sports-related injuries and issues, treating people from a range of sporting backgrounds. Sam’s own experience in marathons and CrossFit enables him to better understand the needs and requirements of athletes. He can help you manage your acute or chronic injury, and return to training, whatever your current sport or level of involvement.
Sam has treated at sporting events including at the IRONMAN World Championships in Kona, Hawai’i, and at the Pacific Regional CrossFit Games in Wollongong. He has often treated at a variety of local CrossFit events.
Focus on paediatric and pregnancy care
Sam has also completed professional development related to working with pregnant women, babies and children, including the Inspiral Paediatric and Pregnancy seminars. He is currently completing a two-year Diplomate in Chiropractic Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics. Sam provides treatment and advice to mums-to-be for the management of pregnancy related musculoskeletal issues.
ART (Active Release Technique) modules for:
Spine Level 1 & 2
Lower Extremity Level 1
Upper Extremity Level 1
Long Tract Nerve Entrapments
SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) Level 1 & 2
FMS (Functional Movement Screen) Level 1 & 2
Inspiral Paediatric Seminars (modules 1 & 2)
Ongoing professional development
ICSC (International Certificate in Sports Chiropractic)
Diplomate in Chiropractic Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics
Australian Chiropractors Association
Sports Chiropractic Australia
Sports Medicine Australia (professional member)