gentle, natural and it works
Practicing evidence-based techniques and state of the art technologies, Donvale Chiro is a the place of healing. It's a place where people recover from pain and get back to active and unrestricted lives. We treat musculoskeletal conditions affecting muscles and joints using proven methods that are gentle and natural.
DR RAPHAY KAZI
Dr Alex Baxter
Donvale Chiro has been a part of the community for over 20 years. Our philosophy is to provide the most comprehensive and effective care to our patients. This means we treat every patient as an individual because every person is unique and will respond differently to our treatment. That is why all of our treatment is tailored made for you, to get the best results.
evidence based techniques
We use gentle techniques including: spinal manipulations, joint mobilization, the activator, soft tissue therapy, dry needling, Websters technique (for pregnancy), active muscle release, pelvic blocks, kinesio taping (for sports injuries), flexion distraction for disc injuries, corrective exercises and stretches as well as nutritional recommendations
our support services
We are mindful of using a holistic approach to your journey to better health and recognise that you may require other supportive services. At Donvale Chiro we have put together a team of highly qualified and experienced practitioners whose skills complement our Chiropractors.
David graduated from Huddersfield University in England and has been working in a wide range of capacities as a Podiatrist and Sports Podiatrist in both the public and private sectors since 2003.
He was drawn to the field of Sports Podiatry after suffering Shin Splints for many years as an accomplished athletics star and state level Rugby champion. The discovery of a knowledgeable Sports Podiatrist who was able to assist him with his shin pain, led him to developing a keen interest in biomechanics and musculoskeletal issues and assisting others with their foot and leg pain or injuries.
First-hand experience dealing with pain and injury has provided David with a real understanding and empathy for his patients.
After moving to Australia to continue his career in 2010, David now proudly calls Australia home.
As a member of the ‘Foot & Leg Pain Clinics’ team; one of Australia’s most experienced Podiatry Practices focused on assisting foot and leg pain, injuries and degenerative concerns, David can share his passion for assisting people of all ages to keep pain-free and active so they can get the most out of life.
As experts in their field, Foot & Leg Pain Clinics have assisted some of the World’s Best Athletes and thousands of people just like you to alleviate pain and discomfort, increase mobility and regenerate and heal soft tissue injuries.
They utilise the very latest medical research and treatments to reduce forces, assist pain and repair damaged tissue to ensure optimal, long-term healing. Treatments may include; Modern Prescription Orthoses, Prolotherapy – regenerative injection therapy, PRP – Platelet Rich Plasma treatments, nutrition therapy, strengthening and stretching programs, mobilisation and manipulation techniques.
With a focus on finding and treating the cause of concerns and not just the symptoms, they firmly believe accurate diagnosis, a holistic approach and individualized treatment programs, considering lifestyle and activity factors, nutritional deficiencies and requirements are paramount to achieving successful long-term outcomes.
A thorough and caring practitioner with over 10 years experience, David is a valued member of the Foot & leg Pain Clinic team.
David is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association and Sports Medicine Australia and is recognised by the Podiatry Registration Board.
To book a consultation with David please call:
Foot & Leg Pain Clinics on: 1300 328 300
Further information is available at: http://www.footlegpainclinics.com.au