5 sports performance tips for the everyday athlete

By | February 20, 2019 | Well Being | Comments Off on 5 sports performance tips for the everyday athlete
Is Cycling Really That Bad for Your Back?

Calling all everyday athletes: yes, you can do it!  Whether you plan to sign up to compete in this year’s City 2 Surf, Sydney to Gong Bike Ride or Bondi to Bronte Ocean Swim – setting yourself a physical challenge is a great way to get active regularly and keep motivated throughout the year.  If you are just starting out, the best thing you can do for you and your body is to set small, incremental goals that build up to

By | February 13, 2019 | Posture | Comments Off on Is work a headache? Here’s how to get your office posture right to avoid the daily strain
Sydney Chiropractors

It’s no secret that poor desk posture is a daily battle for many. Lower back pain, sore wrists, a tight neck and dull headaches are the most common giveaways that your office ergonomics are amiss. Read our blog to find out how you can squeeze some simple good habits into your day to reduce your discomfort and keep you and your body in prime condition.

By | July 31, 2018 | General, Posture | Comments Off on Using your laptop? Here’s our tips to reduce future neck pain
Office worker with laptop and mobile phone | Chiropractic tips

Chemist Warehouse interviewed our lead chiropractor, Dr. Greg Sher, to ask his best tips for improving your workplace posture.

By | June 27, 2018 | Conditions | Comments Off on What’s Facet Mediated Pain? Here’s how it’s relieved and managed with chiropractic care
Young woman stretching her neck | Sydney Chiropractor

Do you feel a sharp pain that’s aggravated by simple everyday movements, like leaning back, twisting or turning? This discomfort – commonly referred to as facet syndrome – can affect the joints in the back and impact the enjoyment of your day to day life. 

In this blog, Dr. David Russo, Chiropractor (BChiroSci, MChiro) gives us a comprehensive overview of Facet Mediated Pain and how chiropractic care can help you find relief.

Watch Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate how to do a Wall Angel – a brilliant (and very difficult) postural exercise. 

Watch Sydney Spine’s Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate the best method to squat, lunge and deadlift in this short video.

Shoulder pain and tightness is a common complaint. Watch Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate some great stretches to get some flexibility through your rotator cuff. The big tip:  As with any exercise program, a slow build up and progression is vital to prevent further injury. Good strength and stability through the whole range of the movement is vital, so make sure your movements are meaningful. 

Watch Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate some excellent exercises to improve your mid back flexibility and posture.  Progression 1: Progression 2: The big tip: As with any exercise program, a slow and steady progression is very important to achieve an optimal outcome. A slow and steady build-up of flexibility allows your body to accommodate to the new position, and will allow your ligaments to stretch and your muscles to help hold you in better postures. You

Do you sit at a computer to work, or stare down at your phone for extended periods? Watch Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate how you can stretch your neck to counter these activities. 

Watch Sydney Spine’s Dr. Greg Sher demonstrate an important series of stretches for your back and pecs which will help improve your posture and flexibility immeasurably.

Contact Us

Sydney Spine & Sports
City Clinic
Level 14, 23-25 Hunter Street,
Sydney

0449-542-872

Sydney Spine & Sports
Double Bay Sports Lab
Level 1 ,451 New South Head Rd Double Bay
NSW 2028

(02) 9328 1200

Sydney Spine & Sports
Alexandria Sports Lab
1/576 Botany Road,
Alexandria NSW 2015

(02) 8310 2828

Sydney Spine & Sports
Drummoyne Sports Lab
Suite 103, 169 Victoria Rd ,
Drummoyne NSW 2047.

(02) 9819 7800

Blog

Give yourself a break: 5 ways to use your lunch hour

Don’t use another one eating cold leftovers at your desk whilst you scroll your Instagram feed.   If you spend any time at a computer for work, you might find that headaches are one of your job’s...Read More

Shoulder the Load: 3 quick tips for choosing and wearing your backpack

Heading to the gym on your lunch break? Pack your backpack. Or, off to uni? Pack your backpack. Or, finishing up the kids’ lunch boxes for school? Pack their backpack.Whether you love or loathe them,...Read More

 

Our Partners

©2017 Sydney Spine & Sports Clinic All Rights Reserved.