Dr. Matthew Platz – Chiropractor
Matthew graduated from Queensland University of Technology with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Medical Imaging, before completing his Masters of Chiropractic degree in 2008. He brought home an array of awards from Sydney in 2008 which include:
• Chiropractic Dux
• Vice Chancellors Award for Academic Excellence
• Radiology Excellence award
Matt uses mostly manual style adjustments, active muscle release techniques and rehabilitation in his management plans.
Matt has a particular interest in neck pain and upper back pain. This is one of the reasons he completed his thesis on the connection between stress and neck pain in his final year of University. Being an avid sportsman growing up, Matt also has a passion for sports related dysfunction and injuries.
Rose – Massage Therapist
Rose graduated from the Endeavour College of Natural Medicine in 2010 and has been working at Red Hill Musculoskeletal Clinic for 6 years.
Rose holds qualifications in:
- Diploma of Remedial Massage (2009)
- BHSc. Musculoskeletal therapy (2010)
Treatment may include some or all of the following
- Remedial massage
- Dry Needling and Electro dry needling
- Stretching and muscle energy techniques
- Trigger point therapy
Rose has been treating clients for 6 years now and has an extensive knowledge in several areas; including sporting injuries, biomechanical dysfunction, neural entrapment, headaches, lower back pain, shoulder and neck pain.
Rose has lectured in the field of Musculoskeletal therapy and Remedial Therapy for 2 ½ years at the Endeavour College of Natural Medicine and also has been a massage therapist for the QLD Reds prior to returning to full time treating. Also, Rose is currently Stafford running groups preferred therapist.
Outside of working hours Rose enjoys running, squash, boot camp and travel.