Basham Chiropractic is located at Nowra Allied Health Centre in Plunkett Street, Nowra. Chiropractor, Joshua Basham has completed post graduate studies in the areas of sports chiropractic, dry needling and clinical Pilates. This enables Joshua to provide all clients with a comprehensive service that includes assessment of the cause of your presenting problem, chiropractic management, prescription of a home exercise program and self management techniques as well as advanced rehabilitation to prevent re-occurrence. Joshua is a member of the Nowra Allied Health Centre team, where he works with other health professionals including Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Dietitians and Exercise Physiologists to provide a comprehensive allied health service.
When you arrive for your initial Chiropractic consultation you will be asked to fill out a new patient information form that will include your details and some questions about your general health. The Chiropractor will then complete a comprehensive past medical history and history in relation to the presenting condition. A Chiropractic assessment is then completed which involves thorough orthopaedic, neurological strength and postural testing. If further investigations are required, you may be referred for imaging or consultation with your General Practitioner.
At the completion of the assessment, the Chiropractor will provide you with information regarding the findings of your assessment and will work with you to establish a management plan. The specific of suitable treatment will vary from person to person and will be dependent on your specific condition.
An important part of your Chiropractic consultation is providing you with education and strategies that will enable you to assist with self-management. This can be in various forms which may include education regarding activities to encourage or to avoid and prescription of a home exercise program.