Meet the Team

 

Chiropractor

Dr Vicky Salakas

B.Sc (UNSW Anat & Phys), M.Chiro (Macq)

Dr. Vicky Salakas (Chiropractor) graduated from the University of NSW with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Anatomy and Physiology, and then went on to graduate from Macquarie University with a Masters of Chiropractic. She spent six intensive years training to become a doctor of chiropractic. In pursuit of more knowledge, Dr Salakas furthered her education by studying muskuloskeletal acupuncture as well to add to her treatment modalities. She has post graduate studies in pediatric care, an area she has great interest in.

Dr Salakas (Chiropractor) has been delivering quality care to the South West of Sydney since 2001.

She has generated an interest in the function of the human body and its involvement with the nervous system. Through diligent studies she is able to apply her knowledge, helping people of all ages and in all facets of life. Specialising in injuries and their rehabilitation, she focuses on not only restoring function and maximizing performance but also educating people about spinal health so the changes we make today continue to benefit you in your future.

One of her interests is in pediatrics and she is dedicated to improving the health of children through the benefits of a healthy spine and nervous system. Her other areas of interest are caring for women in pre and post natal care, and caring for people with sporting injuries.

Dr. Salakas (Chiropractor) believes that prevention and a healthy lifestyle are the keys to long-term health and happiness. Her goal is to educate and heal as many families as possible using natural health care. She has wholistic approach to her own health and wellbeing by participating in sports and attending the gym on a regular basis.

 

Chiropractor

Dr Jenny Le

Dr Jenny Le (Chiropractor) graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor and Master of Chiropractic. She is a qualified healthcare practitioner who deals with disorders of the musculoskeletal system through manual treatment techniques including; spinal and joint manipulation and soft tissue techniques. She has postgraduate training in musculoskeletal acupuncture and pediatric care and has a strong interest in pregnancy, pre and post-natal care. She strives to enhance her knowledge and skills by keeping up to date with research and continuing her studies in pediatrics.  She believes that broadening her knowledge gives her the tools to provide her patients with the very best care she can. Her goal is to motivate and educate patients on the importance of improving a better health.

 

Chiropractor

Dr. Atil Singh – B.Sc (Clinical Pharm & Chem), Grad D ChiroSc, M. Chiro,

 

Dr Atil Singh’s (Chiropractor) musculoskeletal care involves multi-modal evidence based protocols, for the treatment of Muscle Strains/ Sprains, Back and Neck pain, Headaches and Migraines, Shoulder pain, Tennis Elbow, Carpal Tunnel, Sciatica, Knee and Hip pain, Joint pain, Mobility restriction and Other Muscle and Joint based injuries and conditions.

 

The standard treatment involves comprehensive physical screening and risk stratifying procedures to ensure that correct, safe and effective treatment is prescribed to the patient, including chiropractic, soft tissue techniques, stretching and mobilisation of joints/soft tissue structures including nerves impingement, sports strapping, ultrasound, electro muscle stimulation (EMS) and exercise rehabilitation.

 

In addition, treatment can include an exercise intervention and lifestyle therapies for the prevention and management of chronic disease, injury and disability. Furthermore, Atil provides clinical services in upper and lower extremity for sports orientated and overuse injuries.

Chiropractor

Dr. Yvonne Chong

Dr. Yvonne Chong (Chiropractor) is a Macquarie University graduate with a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science and a Master of Chiropractic. She is also a Fitness Australia certified indoor cycling/fitness instructor, Personal trainer and Level 1 Sports Trainer. She has provided Chiropractic services at major sporting events including the Blackmore Running Festival, Manly Open Water Swim, Trishave Sydney Triathlon, NSW Rowing and has provided injury management and sports performance care for the Macquarie University Rugby Team.

Exposure to patterns of sports injuries both clinically and personally, Dr Chong specialised in Sports Chiropractic and Performance care. She specialised particularly in Functional Movement Screening to check for muscular imbalances as well as prescribing exercise therapy to address the imbalances.

Dr. Yvonne Chong (Chiropractor) is a  ART certified practitioner, Trigenics certified practitioner and also SFMA certified.
Dr Yvonne (Chiropractor) Chong’s musculoskeletal care involves multi modal evidence based approach for conditions such as back pain, neck pain, muscle strain /sprain, knee pain, hip pain, shoulder pain, tennis elbow, wrist pain as well as overuse injuries.

Exercise Physiologist

Bill Patselis

B.Health Sc. D ed. P.D.H.P.E MAAESS

As a health professional, Bill Patselis has an extensive history in the health and fitness industry. He finished a 4 yr university degree in 2000. Bachelor of Health Science majoring in Human movement. He is an accredited exercise physiologist and a member of the Australian Association for Exercise & Sports Science.

Bill has worked in conjunction with many health professionals including treating doctors, chiropractors and physiotherapists, focusing on musculoskeletal injuries.

He has a real passion in treating patients with various injuries and conditions, educating them, helping them to understand what has occurred and what they need to do about getting better.

Seeing patients with severe pain which may be affecting not only their lives but also their loved ones, and then after a period of time seeing them without any symptoms, makes it all so rewarding and worthwhile.

He has also completed a Hospitality Management Diploma, focusing on food & nutrition to gain a better understanding of the role nutrition plays in our bodies.

Bill also has vast range of knowledge and experience in the fitness industry, and has managed various corporate fitness centres around Sydney.

He has also been a Personal training coordinator at both Broadway gym and KX fitness.

He has presented several segments on 2GB Radio discussing the steps and benefits of leading an active healthy lifestyle.

Bill has also worked as a PD/H/PE teacher and Sports Coordinator at many prestigious secondary schools in the Eastern Suburbs such as, Moriah College, Marcellin College, Sydney Boys High, and Matraville Sports High, running the strength conditioning and rehabilitation programs for the representative players and teams attending the school.

 

Physiotherapist

Daichi Tatsuno

Daichi is well qualified with degrees in Human Movement  Science as well as a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy. With his expertise he will have you back on track.