Dr Christopher Thompson graduated from RMIT University in 2010 after completing a 3 year degree and 2 years Masters Research Project. Chris has a strong interest in sporting injuries, which has developed through actively following and participating in sports from a young age. Chris also trained in Taekwondo for 8 years, in which he achieved his first ‘Dan Black Belt’ and enjoys going to the gym regularly.
After completing his masters, Chris worked in sports medicine where he treated a range of the public, from athletes, children and the elderly. To assist with his learning and passion in this area, Chris undertook additional study in deep tissue massage and became a qualified sports trainer. He utilised the skills gained to assist some of the players of the Moomba Park netball team, the Whittlesea Pacers Basketball Club and personal trainers across multiple gyms.
In addition to Chris’s Osteopathic work, he has also worked as a Senior Injury Management Advisor at Toyota assisting injured workers return to work in a safe and sustainable manner.
To compliment his Osteopathic skills, Chris also completed a course in Dry Needling to assist with providing effective treatment options for patients suffering both acute and chronic pain.
Dr. Christopher Thompson uses his skills to treat a range of musculoskeletal complaints, including:
- Lower back pain
- Disc injuries
- Acute and chronic injuries
- Tennis elbow
- Repetitive strain injuries
- Headaches / migraines
- Postural problems
- Sporting injuries
- Chronic fatigue syndrome
- B.App.Sc – Complimentary Medicine; Masters of Osteopathy
Book Your Next Appointment
To book your appointment with Dr Thompson, call the clinic at 9347 9247 or book online by following the link below.