Professional Children Chiropractor – Thornbury & Preston

Just like adults, children and infants can oftentimes experience body aches and pains for various reasons, for example, growth spurts, infants being carried excessively, kids carrying heavy school bags, and exercise can all lead to aches and pains.

Often times as a parent you do not always know where your child’s pain is located and what the cause may be.

For Thornbury and Preston residents seeking a children’s chiropractor, we can assist you. Please visit our nearest clinic or contact us should you require more information or wish to book an appointment.

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What is Children’s
Chiropractic Care?

Children or pediatric chiropractic care can help with different musculoskeletal system disorders in children. Chiropractic care involves examination and treatment without the use of surgery or medication. It combines various aspects of alternative and mainstream treatments for a range of conditions.

Children will also have adjustments done on the necessary areas but a more gentle approach is used. A family chiropractic clinic, such as Northside Chiropractic, can assist in treating your children with the utmost care.

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Children can safely and effectively have adjustments done by a qualified Chiropractor

What Conditions Can A Chiropractor Treat for Children?

Pediatric chiropractic treatment can greatly assist in alleviating your child’s ear pain, colic, concentration problems, immune response challenges, allergies, asthma, ADHD, sleep disturbances, sports injuries, and headaches.

As well as any pain or discomfort felt in the head, neck, shoulders, back, arms and legs.

Signs Your Child Should Visit A Chiropractor?

What Are the Signs My Child Should Visit a Chiropractor?


  • Complaints of the continual or recurring neck or back pain,
  • Limited head or neck mobility
  • Uneven shoulders
  • Compensating when they stand or walk
  • Irregular sleep patterns

What Are The Benefits Of Pediatric Chiropractic Care For Children

The important benefits of pediatric chiropractic care are:


  • Support the child’s immune system and digestive health
  • Improve sleep
  • Support the child’s nervous system
  • Improve child’s behaviour
  • Promote proper growth
  • Improve brain development
  • Improve overall health and wellness.
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Regular chiropractic care for your child will ensure they are healthy and pain-free.

How Can Northside Chiropractic Help

Below you can find some more information about our team of experts:

Dr Lence Veljanoska

Dr Lence grew up in Melbourne’s northern suburbs and completed her chiropractic degree at RMIT University. She is passionate about using her expertise to help people of all backgrounds to reach their full potential.

Lence takes a holistic approach to patient care, ensuring she understands your body as a whole before providing you with treatment options suited to your individual needs.

Dr Lence Veljanoska
Lachlan Deane

Dr Lachlan Deane

Having previously obtained his certificates in Remedial Massage and Dry-Needling, Dr Lachlan continued to pursue his passion by completing a chiropractic degree at RMIT University. He believes that treating the neuromusculoskeletal system as a whole can benefit a patient across their entire life span.

Lachlan’s techniques involve the use of a multi-modal approach to restoring the relationship between the spine and the rest of the musculoskeletal system. His treatments are all tailored to the individual needs of his clients, as he believes there is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to optimising the body’s structure.

How Much Does a Chiropractor Session Cost
for Children in Thornbury & Preston

If you seek chiropractic care from our Thornbury and Preston clinics the initial consult will cost $59. Should we feel more treatment sessions are needed we will advise this during this initial appointment and give a better indication of the overall costs.

How to Locate Northside Chiropractic

We are conveniently located at  2/387 Station St, Thornbury VIC 3071, Australia and 307 High St, Preston VIC 3072, Australia

If you have trouble finding our clinic, you can contact us either by:

Our opening hours are:


  • Monday to Friday: 08:00 am – 19:00 pm
  • Saturday: 08:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Sundays and after-hours appointments can be made on request.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Chiropractic treatment safe for children & babies?

Yes, chiropractic safety studies in children show that it is safe and effective. Millions of chiropractic adjustments occur all over the world and the safety of chiropractic care in children appears to be similar to chiropractic care in adults

Can an adjustment help with my child’s neck pain?

Just like with adults, an adjustment can help relieve neck pain in children. A more gentle approach is used to align the spine and improve muscle strength, joint mobility and overall well-being.

Can regular adjustments benefit my child’s health journey?

There are many benefits of chiropractic for a child that receives regular adjustments, including the minimising of head and neck aches, improved posture, strong muscles, a regulated nervous system and an improved immune system.