Skilled Application Of Spinal Manipulation

At Peak Sports And Spine Centre, our therapists are trained to carefully apply manipulation to the spine.

Spinal Manipulation is a powerful technique if used correctly but can have some risks.

This is why Peak has long appointment times and thorough assessments in order to see if you are an appropriate candidate before performing any treatment.

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Our multidiscipline clinic is located in Hawthorne, right around the corner from Bulimba, Balmoral and Morningside.

What is Spinal Manipulation

Spinal manipulation refers to application of a carefully chosen push on a spinal joint that is usually accompanied by a “pop” or “crack”.

This “pop” is from the gas which is released from between the joints.

Spinal Manipulation is usually used to improve the movement of a joint and/or reduce pain.

Spinal manipulation is a well-received practice within the professional sporting world. With athletes such as Tiger Woods, Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Kelly Slater utilising the benefits of Spinal Manipulation to improve their physical capabilities when it comes to their profession.

Spinal Manipulation

How does it work

Spinal manipulation is a suitable therapeutic treatment for relieving neck or back pain in the spine. At Peak Spine And Sports Centre, our highly skilled team manipulate the appropriate joint to improve the movement of the joint and/or stimulate certain neurological pathways to reduce pain.

Spinal Manipulation


  • Increased joint movement
  • Renewed flexibility
  • Reduced pain, particularly in the back area
  • Enhanced and expedited rehabilitation
  • Improved performance

Who can Benefit

Research shows Spinal Manipulation is effective at treating and managing spinal conditions and is particularly effective with low back pain.