Spine Clinic

We’re ahead of the curve with spine treatment!

The spine clinic is where you can get help with your back and neck related issues from one of the leading spine Physiotherapists in Cairns.

Spine issues we can help you with:

  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Thoracic issues
  • Alignment issues
  • Disc issues e.g bulges/protrusions
  • Acute locked back or neck (wry neck)
  • Facet joint issues
  • ‘Pinched’ nerves in neck or back.
  • Sciatica – leg and foot pain, tingling or numbness 
  • Shoulder and arm pain due to neck
  • Whiplash
  • Vertigo (often neck related even with BPPV)
  • Postural issues
  • Scoliosis
  • Pre or Post Spine Surgery
  • Pre or Post Spine Injections

Senior Spine Consultant: Ryan Adam

You’re in safe hands

Local Cairns physio Ryan Adam has a dedicated and passionate interest in diagnosing and treating the spine. He has undertaken extra professional development courses to extend his knowledge of spinal physiotherapy diagnosis and treatment so he can utilise the latest evidence-based research and techniques to get you feeling and moving better.

Spine Related Qualifications

  • Uni Degree 1 – Bachelor of Exercise Science
  • Uni Degree 2 – Masters of Physiotherapy Studies.
  • Sarah Key Back Pain Masterclass – Level 1 and 2.
  • A Cognitive Functional Approach to the Management of Low Back Pain Disorders.
  • Level 1 Watson Headache Approach.
  • 3D Lumbar and Pelvic Biomechanics.
  • Thoracic Spine in Sport.
  • Bounce Back Spinal Strength and Stability Instructor course
  • Demystify the SIJ and Pelvis.