Dr. Marcus Von Mengersen B.Sc(ClinSc) MHS(Osteo)
Marcus is a well-respected Osteopath who treats patients with consideration to their total health care needs.
He completed his Masters Degree in the biomechanics of lifting and has recently undertaken courses in relation to Charrett techniques (whole body adjusting and orthotics)as well as post Grad Diploma in Chiropractic techniques (activator, drop piece and manipulation).
Marcus firstly takes a comprehensive history from each patient and then performs a thorough physical examination. He provides a comprehensive report of his findings outlining the patient’s diagnosis and the treatment required.
Marcus uses traditional techniques as well as implementing the very latest technology in diagnostic and treatment equipment.
Marcus uses a combination of the following therapies:
- Soft tissue mobilisation
- gentle manipulation
- muscle energy procedures
- lymphatic drainage
Each treatment program is tailored specifically to each patient’s condition and is constantly monitored and reviewed as progressive improvement is made.
Patients are given home based stretching and strengthening exercises to assist in the rehabilitation process and help to prevent further injuries, as well as life style and nutritional supplement recommendations.
Marcus treats conditions relating to neck and back pain, general headaches and migraine, sciatica, jaw problems, sports injuries as well as knee, ankle, shoulder, elbow and wrist injuries.
Marcus works closely with other health care professionals such as naturopaths and massage therapists to ensure your health requirements are met.
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