Dr. Alison has now joined the team at Back in Balance. Dr. Alison consults on Wednesdays, Thursday mornings, and will cover the one Saturday a month Dr. Paije takes off.
Dr. Alison was a very active child participating in both sport and dancing. Her older brother would frequently persuade her into a wide selection of backyard activities such as cricket, footy and basketball. She experienced several injuries and as a result, understands the pain and associated frustration. Alison’s personal experience motivated her to study Chiropractic.
Dr. Alison Nicholls graduated from RMIT with a Bachelor in Health Science and Bachelor in Applied Science (Chiropractic) both with distinctions. She was honored to receive dux in her final year of study. After university Alison moved back to her hometown, Adelaide.
Alison uses multiple adjusting techniques such as manual adjustments, drop pieces, blocks and activators as well as incorporating soft tissue technique and rehabilitation. She is a believer in rehab/home exercises as it can enhance the chiropractic adjustment.
In her spare time, Alison enjoys seeing friends and walking her golden retriever Erin, on the beach.