MEET THE TEAM
Luke Nelson - Chiropractor, Director of Health & High Performance, Fellow Sports & Exercise Chiropractor (AICE 2019)
After graduating from RMIT in 2003, Luke went into private practice, founding Chiropractic Solutions in Bentleigh East. After 15 years, it was time to move on to the next challenge, which saw him found Health & High Performance in Mont Albert North.
His vision is to provide high-quality healthcare to help keep active individuals and athletes doing what they love!
Luke's special interest in treating sporting injuries (soft tissue injuries, ankle sprains, ACL injuries, shoulder pain) and in particular running injuries (knee pain, ITB, Achilles pain, plantar heel pain). His unique approach takes a variety of different assessments and treatment techniques to get to the source of your problems and get you back on track.
In 2016, Luke was awarded the Australian Chiropractic Association's "Sports Chiropractor of the year" for his contributions to the field of Sports Chiropractic.
Luke has worked with a number of sporting teams and elite athletes from a variety of different sports including athletics, AFL, triathlon, golf, cricket, MMA, and CrossFit.
A keen fitness enthusiast himself, Luke has competed in a variety of different sports throughout his life, but his current number 1 love is running! Luke has completed 5 marathons, an ultra-marathon, and 2 Iron Man triathlons.
Luke loves to learn, and his extensive post-graduate qualifications include:
International Sports Chiropractic Practitioner
Postgraduate Diploma Sports Chiropractic
Masters of Sports Science
Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Level 1
Luke also serves on a number of boards including:
President of Sports Chiro Australia
Sports Medicine Australia Victorian Committee
Phoebe Henry - Chiropractor
Whilst studying at RMIT, Phoebe developed a passion for helping active individuals through Chiropractic care. This led her to complete extra courses in rehabilitation and active care, including SFMA, ENHANCE Running, MAT assessment, and is currently completing the ICSC (Internationally Certified Sports Chiropractor). She is passionate about getting her patients off the treatment table, back into movement, and successfully back doing what they love as soon as possible!
Phoebe is an avid learner and finds enjoyment in continuous education. She regularly attends seminars, and was awarded Honours 1st Class for her research project through RMIT University, studying the effect of hip abductor weakness on running gait.
Phoebe has a strong clinical interest in the treatment of sporting injuries and has worked with various sporting teams and associations around Victoria, including footballers, the VFUA and cricketers. She has also travelled interstate to provide Chiropractic care at sporting events, and in 2018 travelled to India to provide Chiropractic care to the surrounding communities of Udaipur.
Phoebe understands both the physical and mental demands that are required of athletes. She grew up as a competitive gymnast and acrobat, competing at both a state and national level from a young age (favourite apparatus was beam!). These days, Phoebe is a keen runner and enjoys skiing, mountain biking, and hiking in her spare time.
In 2018, Phoebe was honoured to be awarded a Student Scholarship through The International Federation of Sports Chiropractic for outstanding contributions to Sports Chiropractic. Phoebe also serves as a Vice-Chair of the Corporate Social Responsibility Commission for The International Federation of Sports Chiropractic. She is a member of Sports Medicine Australia, Sports Chiro Australia. The International Federation of Sports Chiropractic and Australian Chiropractic Association.