Canberra Spine Centre

Are there times when your body lets you know that it needs some help? 
You deserve to get the most out of life, at Canberra Spine Centre we can help.

Whether it is neck pain, headaches, back pain, tiredness, disease or other ailments, you don’t have to endure discomfort.

Fortunately, as chiropractors in the Canberra area, we understand the vital relationship between your spine, your nervous system and your total health and wellness.

Chiropractic care is about delivering the balance and freedom to your body through your nervous system so you can appreciate healthy living.

Often, without you being aware of it, spinal misalignments (or subluxations) are playing a role in your discomfort or symptoms and affecting your quality of life. Left untreated, these subluxations can hamper your movement, cause chronic pain, restrict your comfort and limit your health potential.

Dr Jon Powderly – Canberra Chiropractor

Dr Jon Powderly has always had a passion for sport, exercise and health. It was a gymnastics injury as a teenager that first prompted Jon to visit a chiropractor. The impact of this experience led to him becoming a chiropractor himself. After a foray into physical education teaching, then working alongside physiotherapists for 12 months in a large Melbourne hospital. Dr Powderly began studying chiropractic at R.M.I.T. in Melbourne in 1990.

After completing the 5-year full time degree, Dr Powderly graduated in 1995 with the ‘clinical excellence’ award for his work in student clinic. The next 5 years were spent working in over 20 different clinics in 5 different countries. While living in Barcelona, he set up a volunteer clinic in a drug-rehabilitation centre that is still running to this day thanks to the great work of local chiropractors.

In the year 2000, Dr Powderly returned to Australia, and after 2 years of working in a variety of clinics, moved to Canberra to be with his wife, Salena, opening the Canberra Spine Centre in 2002.

Dr Stacey Leong – Canberra Chiropractor

After graduating from her chiropractic course Stacey practised in Perth until mid-2012. Stacey has been practising in Canberra since then and is excited to be living in such a beautiful and friendly city.

Stacey is a graduate of Murdoch University in Western Australia and has a Bachelor of Science in Chiropractic and a Bachelor of Chiropractic with First Class Merit Honours.

Stacey attained Dux of her graduating year, and was also awarded the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia (WA) Ltd Prize for Academic Excellence, and the Nexus Wealth Prize in Professional Practice Management. In addition, Stacey received the Vice Chancellor’s Commendation for Academic Excellence at Murdoch University from 2004 through to 2007.

With an interest in family wellness, Stacey supports a natural approach to healthcare. Stacey sees patients from all age groups, from babies through to the elderly, as well as pregnant women. Dr Leong encourages patients to have a proactive role, and to consider a conservative and drug-free approach to their healthcare where possible.
Helping Canberra with Chiropractic Care

As a Canberra chiropractor, I get to help newborns, infants, teenagers, expecting mums, adults and seniors who suffer from a variety of health issues. Naturally, chiropractic helps traditional neck and back problems, but chiropractic has also produced wonderful results with a variety of organic and systemic problems.

Chiropractic is safe. Chiropractic is natural. And chiropractic works!

We’re looking to help Canberra residents who value their health and want a chiropractor who offers peace of mind. A visit to Canberra Spine Centre in Canberra could be the answer to finding comfort, freedom, mobility and balance – all of which lead to a more relaxed daily life.

Ready to get started? Call Canberra Spine Centre on (02) 6257 9400, or visit us at 7 MacPherson Street,, Canberra to arrange a consultation today and find out if you’re a good candidate for today’s chiropractic care!

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