Ben graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Science prior to completing a Master of Chiropractic in 2004. He practiced on the Gold Coast, in Brisbane, and then in London UK, before returning to Sydney. Ben has operated Willoughby Chiropractic Centre since 2011, while also consulting in Gerringong one day per week.
Ben is also currently studying towards a Doctor of Physiotherapy Degree, and when finished this will allow him to be dual qualified as a physiotherapist and chiropractor.
Ben has spent many hours in professional development in his time in practice, and constantly strives to advance his knowledge of diagnosis, treatment, prevention and sports performance. He has previously taught advanced patient management to final year students at Macquarie University. Ben has undergone training to further his understanding of golf performance through the Titleist Performance Institute. He performs screening to assess your physical capabilities, and can perform treatment, prescribe exercises and provide information to your golf professional about your body to prevent injury and help to you achieve your golfing potential. Ben is also skilled in performing running analysis to improve your efficiency and performance, and prevent injury.
Ben keeps himself active, running regularly, playing golf, and training at the gym. He enjoys hiking when he gets the chance, and in the past has played multiple sports such as rugby league, touch and tennis.
B.Sc. M.Chiro, M.Res
Stephen has completed a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science and a Master of Chiropractic at Macquarie University. Stephen utilises evidence-based knowledge of the musculoskeletal system in diagnosis and combines this with a multi-modal treatment and management plan to help patients achieve their goals.
Stephen is passionate about movement and the human body and has been involved in several sports as a cricketer, runner and triathlete. As an adolescent Stephen experienced unremitting lower back pain while playing cricket, which was the trigger to seek out a Sports Chiropractor, which determined his future career path.
Stephen has continued post-graduate studies with a Master of Research at Macquarie University investigating the associations between adolescent health and somatic pain. He is also actively involved at Macquarie University as a tutor and lecturer to Chiropractic students on the topics of human biomechanics, public health and orthopaedics.
Stephen has a clinical interest in lower back pain, neck pain and lower limb injuries.