Macquarie Chiro is a young modern established clinic which began its operation on December 2016 to service patients and community members in and around Macquarie Park, North Ryde and their surrounding suburbs. We pride ourselves on total commitment to patients and clients. This is why we deliver quality chiropractic and supportive treatments in our clinic.
Macquarie Chiro currently operates in Macquarie Health Professionals, a multidisciplinary allied health practice located conveniently in Macquarie Shopping Centre. The shopping centre is few meters away from Macquarie University train station. There are many parking spaces available in the shopping centre car park if you choose to travel by car.
If you are new to Macquarie Shopping Centre, the best way to find us is to look for one of electronic information boards in the shopping centre and search for the practice “Macquarie Health Professionals”. Otherwise we are located near the Ice Rink and next to Macquarie Medical Imaging and Macquarie Medical Centre on Level 1 Upper.
Macquarie Chiro is registered with the major health insurance funds and is equipped with a HICAPS utility to process your health fund claim on the spot.
Dr Yousef Abou Hashem is a Registered Chiropractor with a Master degree in Chiropractic from Macquarie University and a member of the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia (CAA). He also holds a Master Degree in Research in the field of anatomy education and 3D printing. Prior to that, Yousef completed a Bachelor degree in Medical Science from Western Sydney University.
Yousef has always been interested in how the body functions as a whole, biomechanically and physiologically, the main reason he pursued a carrier in chiropractic. His treatment approaches are both holistic and evidence based applying what is best considered an individualised treatment plan that caters for each client, because after all, everyone is unique!
He has had a passion for sports from a young age and understands the biomechanical demands placed upon the bodies of different athletes. He has a special interest in sports related injuries in both acute and chronic categories. His athletic and biomechanical knowledge enable him to provide the clients with the opportunity to achieve their goals, prevent injuries and maximise potential in their chosen sporting field.
His treatment skills and techniques involve adjustments/manipulations, dry needling, general mobilisations, soft tissue work and exercise rehabilitation.
Yousef has excellent clinical expertise in dealing with back pain, neck pain, other joint related aches & pains and headaches. The clients he treats range from office workers to manual labourers, athletes and weekend warriors, busy mums and the elderly.
When he is not in the clinic, Yousef is working at the university as an anatomy teacher or training at gym.
A great video of what Chiropractic is, what it does and how you can benefit from Chiropractic.