Dr Chris Swale
B.H.Sc/B.App Sci (Osteo)
After 15 years working as a lawyer, corporate advisor and consultant, Chris decided to confront the many accumulated strains from this high-stress career and in the process ended up developing a passion for health and wellness. While living in London, he completed a number of qualifications including: Level 1 CHEK Practitioner, Exercise Coach, Holistic Lifestyle Coach, Golf Performance Specialist and level 1 FMA Personal Training which provided a background in rehabilitation, strength & conditioning and lifestyle advice. Chris also worked at a renowned multi-disciplinary clinic in Marylebone helping clients recover from injury and coaching to improve their health and performance.
After returning to Australia, Chris completed his university studies in Osteopathy where he was also a practical and lectorial assistant and first year mentor. He has also continued to advance his knowledge and skills with a number of courses including introduction to Osteopathy in the cranial field, balanced ligamentous tension, dry needling and strength & conditioning for rehabilitation.
Chris enjoys working with each patient to determine the root cause of any problem and to deliver the most effective combination of hands on therapy, rehabilitation and lifestyle advice (including nutrition, hydration, movement and sleep) to help manage busy and active lifestyles.
Chris enjoys staying active by playing golf, tennis and strongman weight training classes, as well as enjoying music and comedy and he has a particular love of travel.
For clinic consultations with Dr. Chris Swale (Osteopath), please book online here, call (03) 98980222, or enquire via the contact page here.