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Facet Joint Syndrome

Facet Joint Syndrome, also called facet joint sprain is a common cause of back pain. The facet joints, also termed zygapophyseal joints, are located at the back of the spine. There are two joints at each level, one on either side of the spine. The facet joints are classified as synovial joints and are enclosed […]


Chiropractic care is a branch of healthcare that focuses on the relationship between the body’s structure – mainly the spine – and its function. Conditions commonly managed by chiropractors can include back and neck pain, headaches, sports injuries and repetitive strains. Patients may also seek  advice on pain associated with other conditions. Chiropractic is derived […]

Surviving Christmas

The Christmas holiday period is typically extremely busy and can also be extremely indulgent with everyone gorging themselves on a sumptuous Christmas pudding or wine and enjoying plenty of holiday hospitality with family and friends. In short, health and fitness is not generally found at the top of Santa’s naughty or nice list. It can […]

Shoulder Instability

Shoulder instability occurs when the shoulder feels like it might slip out of place. The shoulder joint is too loose and is able to slide around too much in the socket and in some cases the head of the upper arm bone slips out of the socket dislocating the shoulder. Shoulder instability most commonly occurs […]

Choose Natural

Want to learn more about natural health solutions? Platinum Chiropractic Centre recommends Choose Natural, a website that provides up-to-date information on all natural wellness solutions for a wide range of ailments. For total health and wellness, choose natural!

Knee Pain

Knee trouble can be one of the most annoying things and I really feel for people suffering with it. It can affect the daily activities for a person and really get in the way of them enjoying life. Fortunately there is always a solution and it doesn’t always have to be surgery. We see knee problems […]

Desk workers

People often ask me how long are they allowed to to safely sit at their desk without causing harm to their spine. Dr. Firas Hasan Chiropractor is director of the Chiropractors Association of Australia (Qld) says it is best to use the association guideline, which recommends a maximum sitting period of half an hour. It […]

Foot Pain

Your Platinum chiropractor in Gladstone often get asked what causes foot pain and who is the best person to see for it. The first step toward fixing foot pain is to work out where it’s coming from. In most cases, it’s not always coming from the feet alone. Your feet are connected to your hips […]

Chiropractor training

A chiropractor trains for over 5 years at university undertaking studies in anatomy, physiology, pathology and most other medical subjects. Your chiropractors at Gladstone have completed over 5 years of study at the Prestigious Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and have obtained Masters degrees in Clinical Chiropractic. To make an appointment with one of our […]

Platinum Chiropractic Cente

Platinum Chiropractic Centre Gladstone offer same day appointment and extended operating hours. Call today to make an appointment. Special interest in traditional manual chiropractic. Our Chiropractors in Gladstone treat back pain, headaches, neck pain, migraines and many other conditions. If you suffer from pain give us a call Platinum Chiropractic Centre (07) 49722786 Gladstone.