Alex is one of a handful dual qualified chiropractors and physiotherapists in Australia. Additionally he is working towards completing a Masters of Sports Physiotherapy at La Trobe University.
Alex has always had a strong connection with the Hills District community, he went to school there and been involved with the Redfield College Old Boys Rugby Club, Westbrook Junior AFL club and many other local associations.
He has a special interest in chronic back pain and sports injuries. Currently he is the Head if Injury Management for Redfield College Old Boys Rugby Club and U/18 NSW Team Physiotherapist for Hockey NSW. He has also worked with various other sporting clubs and teams including Canberra Raiders in 2018 preseason. Prior to the establishment of Your Health Sport and Spine Alex worked as part of an agent for WorkCover NSW looking at ways to better assess people who have undergone permanent injury.
Teams Alex has been involved with:
NRL Canberra Raiders
U/18 NSW Hockey Team
U/18 Fijian National Rugby Union team
Redfield Old Boys Rugby Union Club
NSW Open Mens Indoor Netball Team
Thornleigh Squash Club
Westbrook Junior AFL Club
NWS Koalas Football Club National Women Premier League
Alex takes an evidence based holistic approach to patient care incorporating the latest research to ensure his patients received the highest quality of care available. His philosophy is simple:
“Because your health matters”
What this means is that your health comes first no matter what, no ifs no buts. Your Health Sport and Spine is here to empower the Hills District, Castle Hill and Dural communities to make the most out of life.
Alex Alevras- Chiropractor
B.ChirSc, M.Chiroprac, M.Research (student)
Alex has spent over 5 years at university graduating with both a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science and a Master of Chiropractic. In this time Alex has developed a passion in helping people, with a key interest in sports; especially boxing.
Since his graduation Alex has continued his education in undertaking a Master of Research under supervisor Dr. Reidar Lystad at Macquarie University. In which Alex rubbed shoulders with researchers from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS). Currently his research focus is boxing injury and performance and was fortunate enough to present these findings at the 2018 Sports Medicine Australia Conference. Alex plans to pursue a PhD in boxing injury prevention after the completion of his Master of Research.
Alex is a qualified level 2 sports trainer and has been involved with various sports and teams from an amateur to elite level. These sports include:
In his journey Alex has committed to the utilization of an evidence based holistic approach. Alex believes that to provide his patients with highest quality of care available this is necessary. Both Alex F and Alex A at Your Health Sports and Spine not only share a first name but also share a health care philosophy.
“Because your health matters”
What this means is that your health is the number 1 priority at the clinic. Learning and mastering neuromuscular diagnosis, injury prevention strategies, injury care and rehabilitation and performance enhancement all for the patients’ health. Alex is involved with the Blacktown, Westmead, Castle Hill, Macquarie Park communities.