Growing pains

By Peter Foley (Registered Podiatrist) Growing pains are a common complaint of young patients, with a recent Australian study estimating between 35 and 40% of children aged 4-6 years are affected. Older children may also be affected at any age up to the completion of puberty. What are Growing pains? Growing pains are typified by…

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Update: Clinic phone disruption

We apologise to any patients who have had difficulty contacting us via telephone recently. We are in the process of connecting to the nbn and have had some intermittent issues with our phone lines.   If you have trouble getting through to us, please email us at mail@spinesportfeet.com.au or for bookings, visit our website at…

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Introducing our newest team member – Keely Rosenthal (Remedial Massage Therapist)

Keely is an experienced, passionate and caring Remedial Massage therapist with a wide range of skills, including:   Remedial / Deep Tissue Massage   Pregnancy Massage   Hot rocks Massage   Relaxation Massage Keely’s main mission is simple; to help people recognise, mobilise and awaken the healthy, happy and pain free versions of themselves and in turn, completely revolutionise…

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Calcaneal apophysitis (Sever’s syndrome)

By Peter Foley (Registered Podiatrist)   It is not uncommon for enthusiastic athletes in late primary school and early high school to experience significant pain in their heels when participating in sport. The most common cause of heel pain in patients of this age is calcaneal apophysitis (sometimes called Sever’s syndrome). What is Calcaneal apophysis?…

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Spinal Health Issues? Chiro Can Help

As part of Spinal Health Week 2018, we at Coomera Wellness Centre are encouraging patients to make small lifestyle changes to improve your spinal health and wellbeing. Musculoskeletal conditions are very common, affecting 30% (6.9 million) of all Australians (including 3.7 million people with back problems). While in some cases this cannot be avoided (such as…

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The Commonwealth Games are nearly here – our clinic plan and tips to help you navigate our local area

The Commonwealth Games are fast approaching (4 – 15 April 2018), bringing with them the promise of fun and exciting times…and certain challenges when it comes to navigating travel. First of all, we know that your health needs don’t take a break, so it will be business as usual at Coomera Wellness Centre for the duration of the Games (see…

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