About Your Sydney Sports Chiropractors

Christopha John Knee B.Sc, M.Chiro, CSCS

Chiropractic clinic attended: Chris works at both the Balmain and Dee Why chiropractic clinics.

There is no single person that displays the passion for understanding the body like Chris does. He is dedicated to training and research to deliver the very best treatments for joint and muscle pain. Chris started this journey after completing his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in Sydney Australia. Chris went on to complete his strength and conditioning accreditation (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) in the USA. Chris has played state tennis and soccer, competitive surfing and skateboarding and now currently competes in Ironman events across the year. Chris recently completed the 2014 Ironman Australia triathlon in Port Macquarie in 10h20min and is now in training for the 2015 Fitz Challenge in Canberra and the 2016 Ironman triathlon in Cairns.

Chris’s core clinical goal is simple: Help people back to pain free function as quickly as possible using the best evidence and researched techniques. Chris has special interest in injuries such as shoulder impingement syndrome, rotator cuff tear, running injuries and acute and chronic neck pain.

Toby Kai Hudson B.ScExSp, M.Chiro, AEP

Chiropractic clinic attended: Toby works at both the Balmain and Dee Why chiropractic clinics.

Toby’s passion for fixing joint and muscle pain started when he completed his Bachelor of Exercise & Sport Science at the University of Sydney and his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University. Toby went on to become an accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) through the Exercise and Sports Science Association in Australia. When Toby isn’t treating in the clinic he is passionate about exercise and travel. Toby has completed over 10 Ironman triathlons and 12 individual marathons and his sense of adventure has taken him across the world to climb Mt Kilimanjaro, Mt Fuji and to trek the Kokoda Track. Toby recently completed the Fitz Challenge Extreme 253km ride through Canberra, placing 12th in a time of 10h08min. He also completed the 2014 Ironman Australia triathlon in Port Macquarie in 10h06min. Toby is now in training for the 2015 Fitz Challenge and the 2016 Ironman triathlon in Cairns.

Toby has an avid clinical focus in treating running knee pain, patellofemoral pain syndrome, as well as experimenting and studying low back strengthening exercises and their effect on low back pain.

Dedication to Research and Results

Continuing Education & Professional Development

International Sports Chiropractic Accreditation
This course promotes the highest standards of excellence and clinical competence for chiropractors specialising in sports medicine and physical fitness. The course ensures certified sports chiropractors meet competency standards to effectively work with and treat athletes and those engaged in athletic activities. In addition, face to face education and research seminars aim to facilitate the dissemination of the latest scientific knowledge, treatment trends, and best practices for patient care.

Lower Limb Tendinopathy Course hosted by leading scientist clinicians
This course focuses on a rehabilitation and management model for all the commonly injured tendons in the lower limb, including Achilles, gluteal, hamstring, patellar, and plantar fascia. Delivered by a number of leading physiotherapy PhD and tendinopathy clinician-scientists.

The McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis & Therapy- Part A and B
The McKenzie method (also MDT = Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy) is a comprehensive method of care primarily used in physical therapy.

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome Rehabilitation Course hosted by an international expert
This course involves complex clinical reasoning required to provide an optimal management plan for the varying patellofemoral pain presentations clinicians see every day. The course is taught by an international expert in patellofemoral pain management with more than 30 peer reviewed publications in the medical literature, including many related to the biomechanics associated with and the management of patellofemoral pain.

We Believe in Being the best in Sports Chiropractic

Our Passion In Sports Chiropractic

We are passionate about health, movement and wellbeing. We want our patients to remain active, do what they want and desire without restriction regardless of their age, goals and pursuits. It is this passionate that directed us towards a chiropractic degree so many years ago and it is still this passion that continues our desire to consume endless amounts of research and scientific papers so that we are assure we are doing the best by our patients and giving them the latest treatments and therapies for joint and muscle pain, stiffness and tightness.

“We want to be the practitioners that people trust for their injuries, the practitioners other doctors send their patients too for a second opinion, the practitioner that we would go to, to fix our muscle and joint pain and we want to do all this in an environment that is professional but we can still have a bit of a laugh”

We know that being the best requires two important things, knowledge and experience. Our quest for knowledge and advanced training has taken us all over the world including Australia, Asia and North America. Our experience speaks for itself, we have two busy clinics in Sydney where we treat everyone from elite and Olympic athletes with complex sporting injuries to your Grandma and Grandpa who simply require improved mobility.


Our Features & Benefits

At Sydney Sports Chiropractor Balmain and Dee Why we believe in being the best and offering our patients the very latest treatments for sport injuries. Our knowledge is second to none in sports injuries having research and reviewed thousands of scientific articles, presented at multiple forums and undertaken advanced training in sports injury management.

We are sports chiropractors and athletes ourselves: We know sports, we know sports injuries and we know how to best diagnose and treat them.
We are expert diagnosticians: We will tell you with specificity exactly what is going on and how best to fix it.
We are sports treatment experts: We combine the very latest manual and physical therapy modalities along with chiropractic techniques to give the latest and best treatment options for your injury repair and maintenance.
We are rehabilitation specialists: You can be certain you will get the right exercises and rehabilitation to get you pain free and functional in the shortest possible time.
We are experts in strength and conditioning: Once rehabilitated and injury free we offer the right exercises in strength and conditioning so you are less likely to fall victim to the injury again.