OUR PRACTITIONERS

Alan Clarence

CHIROPRACTIC

With over 15 years experience, Chiropractic Doctor Alan Clarence uses a range of techniques depending upon your individual needs and preferences.  He can often help; relieve the symptoms of back pain, neck pain, sciatica and many headaches. He can refer for X-Ray if it is deemed appropriate.  

 

Dr Alan Clarence(Chiropractor) is the Director and full time principal Chiropractor at Hamilton Spinal Sports and Wellbeing.  Since moving to Hamilton with his wife, Kerrie, a school teacher, he has embraced the local community by volunteering as a trainer at the Hamilton Kangaroos FNC, rows with Hamilton Rowing Club and raising money for Mulleraterong.  On weekends he can be seen pedalling with the local cycling fraternity.​

 

Robert O'Brien

Catherine Moore

SARAH
HOLMES

MASSAGE AND MYOTHERAPY

Our practitioners perform therapeutic, remedial and relaxation massage.  During remedial massage, functional tests and assessments allow for tailoring treatments to your individual needs.  Relaxation massage loosens and relieves aching muscles leaving you relaxed. Our Myotherapist has a particular interest in injury rehabilitation.

 

Rob O'Brien is a local identity.  Many years experience in massage and myotherapy he also is a trainer at Cavendish FNC.  His other pastime is karate and is studying nursing as well.

 

 

Catherine Moore is our newest member.  She changed careers from industrial relations officer to pursue her passion for massage.  She continues to study to upgrade her qualifications.

 

 

Eve Drew

Andrea Fulton

PODIATRY

Focus is on musculoskeletal dysfunction and foot pain.  Overuse injuries, tendinosis and poor foot posture being prime interests.  Using a range of modalities, gait analysis, orthotic prescription, shockwave and strengthening programs to get the best clinical outcomes.  Toenail issues and cracked heels can also be treated on site.

Eve Drew and Andrea Fulton service South West Victoria and attend Hamilton Spinal Sports and Wellbeing on alternate days.

 

STEPHANIE
FARQUHARSON

PHYSIOTHERAPY

Stephanie Farquharson studied Physiotherapy at University of South Australia and has worked closely in orthodedics and chronic pain. She has a particular interest in the management of headaches and dizziness. She spent time working with Indoor Netball Victoria. In her spare time Steph enjoys Taekwondo and getting out in the Grampians.​

 

Garth Collins

Audiology

Garth Collins provides a full range of audiology services.  He can approve free hearing aids to eligible pensioners.  Batteries and other supplies are available on site. 

 

Jem 

Riffkin

Psychology

In a comfortable, confidential setting the psychology service offers a range of treatments for problems such as depression, anxiety, panic and trauma as well as difficulties associated with major life changes, loss and bereavement, pain and other health issues. 

 

DR Jem Riffkin:

 

Jem has degrees in Neuropsychology and counselling and certificates in Mindfulness Therapy, Sleep Disorders and Suicide Prevention.

 

Jem is a longtime resident of Hamilton, and like to spend time with her family on the farm. She sings in a local choir and enjoys creative writing, pilates and playing with her dog.

 

Osteopath

 

Hamilton Spinal Sports & Wellbeing.

56 Thompson Street

Hamilton, VIC 3300

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