Understanding Sacroiliac Joint (SIJ) Pain: Insights from a Chiropractor

Posted on July 2, 2024 in News

As a chiropractor, I encounter a multitude of musculoskeletal issues in my practice, and one of the most common yet often misunderstood conditions is Sacroiliac Joint (SIJ) pain. The SIJ, located at the base of the spine, plays a crucial role in connecting the pelvis to the lower spine. When this joint becomes painful or…

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Chiropractic Assistant – Work with us at Shannon Avenue Chiropractic

Posted on June 18, 2024 in News

JOIN OUR TEAM Work as a valued part of a team, where you can have a social impact and help support the community! Hands-on training, to ensure you are confident in your role. Learn & thrive with a supportive team Receive free Chiropractic care to ensure you know the benefits first-hand Are you the motivated…

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A Tradies Guide: Common Injuries and How Chiropractic Can Help

Posted on May 21, 2024 in News

Tradesmen and women, or “tradies” as they’re affectionately known, are the backbone of many industries. Whether you’re a carpenter, electrician, plumber, or any other trade professional, you know that your job often involves physical labour and long hours on your feet. With this hard work comes the risk of injuries, from the minor strains to…

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Tips to improve your posture in 2024

Posted on March 28, 2024 in News

Are you the posture prawn? Im sure many of us can relate to the below image, lets be honest we are all guilty of it at one point or another even me. I want to talk about some ways of improving our posture and spinal health at large but first, there are also a few…

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4 reasons to replace your pillow

Posted on December 21, 2023 in News

Are you one of the many people who wake every morning with neck pain, shoulder pain or headaches? It might be time to change your pillow. Fun fact: Did you know your pillow should be changed every 12 months to 2 years? A pillow should provide proper support to your head and neck while you…

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Paediatric Chiropractic care in Geelong

Posted on November 30, 2023 in News

Babies, children, and teenagers can benefit greatly from Chiropractic care. Having grown up in a chiropractic household, Dr Matthew Gooch is a strong advocate of receiving chiropractic care throughout all stages of life. Pediatric Chiropractic care is tailored to individual needs just like all Chiropractic care we provide at Shannon Avenue Chiropractic. “In Australia, chiropractors…

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Facet Syndrome and Facet arthropathy – How our Geelong Chiropractors can help

Posted on October 28, 2023 in News

Facet Syndrome and Facet Arthropathy An Overview: The joints connecting each of your vertebrae are known as facet joints, these are located at the rear of your spine. Facet Syndrome is where the joint becomes inflamed or irritated, restricting healthy/normal movement of the spinal column. Patients will experience pain and reduced movement in the affected…

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Signs that you should go and see a Chiropractor

Posted on September 19, 2023 in News

YOU WAKE UP IN PAIN  If you are waking up in the morning and you are in pain it’s time to visit our Geelong Chiropractor. During sleep, your body is ideally in a restful state and it’s your body’s optimal time to recover and heal. There are many factors as to why your might wake…

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Why to see your Geelong Chiropractor in Winter

Posted on June 14, 2023 in News

Seeing a chiropractor during winter can be beneficial for several reasons: Winter Activities and Injuries and improved performance: Winter often brings along activities like skiing, snowboarding, football, soccer, and netball. These activities can put a strain on your body, leading to muscle tension, joint stiffness, and even injuries. Our Chiropractor Dr Matthew can help address…

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Chiropractic care during Pregnancy and Post Partum

Posted on April 3, 2023 in News

Pregnancy and Postpartum Pregnancy is an exciting time as you prepare to welcome your new baby. With pregnancy comes lots of changes, both physically and hormonally. These physical changes can cause pain and discomfort as your body adjusts to the increase in weight and the fluctuation of your hormones. During pregnancy taking pain medication is…

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