About Chiropractic

Chiropractic is a drug and surgery free modality of treatment concerned with the diagnosis, management and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system (spine); this includes the effects of these disorders on the function of the nervous system and general health.

Over 300 000 Australians visit a chiropractor every week. Chiropractors play an important role in the spinal healthcare of everyday Australians offering a drug-free hands on approach.

Chiropractors focus on the detection and correction of abnormal spinal function and its subsequent effect on how the nervous system controls and coordinates the body to function optimally.

Chiropractic can help with:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Joint and Muscle Stiffness
  • Managing Symptoms such as muscular tension often associated with asthma

We provide patient-centred care and work in partnership with our patients, by using shared decision making through a detailed consent process and using communication strategies that are tailored to your needs and preferences.

Meet our Practitioners

Gray Moritz – Chiropractor (B. Sc Master Chiro)

Dr Gray grew up in various remote mining towns in Australia and experienced several health issues as a child which hindered his ability to play sport. Chiropractic adjustments resulted in dramatic changes to his health through along with changes to diet and nutrition. From this experience he decided to become a chiropractor so he could help others to get more out of life and improve their health and levels of function.

With further training Dr Gray developed a great interest in sports performance, paediatric and pregnancy care and also emotional stress and its effect on people’s health. An avid soccer player, Gray keeps busy playing and coaching football and is the busy dad of two teens.

Luke Paten – Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine

Luke Paten is an AHPRA registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturist. He uses massage, cupping, acupuncture, herbs, and lifestyle advice to help his clients better manage their health.

Luke is a results focused health practitioner who aims to get his clients significant improvement within 3-5 treatments. That said, Luke understands that disease prevention is better than disease treatment and as such encourages his clients to use Chinese Medicine regularly to maintain their health and prevent disease. Luke loves listening to client’s health stories and working with people to refine and tweak their lifestyle for optimum health and performance. So, whether you are a high-powered corporate professional, a busy mum or an aspiring teenager, Luke will work with you to build a lifestyle around you that accurately supports your health.

Luke has a busy life. He is married with with four sons, and when not in clinic you can find him on a sports field, in the sea, or on a mountain top. He treasures time with family, food, music and exploring his own balance of adventure and rest.

Other Services

Lifestyle Advice

There are many reasons why body dysfunction leads to musculoskeletal injury and impairment.

Some of those reasons include:

  • Poor posture
  • Trauma – car accidents, sporting injuries, falls
  • Poor nutritional support for your body – poor diet, lack of nutrients
  • Chronic Stress states
Part of the service we provide is to educate you on how to look after yourself better in these areas if they are relevant to your condition or refer you to an appropriate health professional who may be able to assist.

Rehabilitation Exercises

Prevention is always better than cure or waiting for things to break down. We aim to educate our patients on appropriate exercises to help strengthen weak muscles and improve joint function to assist in the rehabilitation process and hopefully minimise recurrence of the condition.