A Team Approach to Healthcare

Team work is very important in achieving excellent results. When a group of people are able to work together, they end up producing a better result than they would have been able to produce if they worked individually.

The reason why team work is very successful is because it allows each individual to focus on their strengths in trying to achieve a common goal. However, for a team to be very successful, effective communication between the members of the team is indispensable. A high level of communication is the key that enables every member of the team to bring their specific skills and talents together so as to get better results.

Most people are aware of the concept of a team but it is not usually associated with sports, or business. But a healthcare team is extremely important! Have you thought about your healthcare team lately?

Why is a Healthcare Team Important?

A healthcare team is a part of what is known as a “multi-disciplinary” approach. This kind of team allows each care giver to focus on their specialty and by so doing, they work with other members of the team to keep the athletes healthy, happy and satisfied.

One important member of this healthcare team is a sports chiropractor. This is because we are focused mainly on injury recovery and prevention coupled with ensuring a high level of overall athletic performance. Chiropractic also helps to tilt the treatment approach away from drugs and reliance on medication.

In summary, a very good healthcare team can help you grow your potential as an athlete and also help you to stay healthy. Having a chiropractor on your healthcare team also helps dramatically reduce the number of pills you will have to swallow over time!

Dr Steve worked as a sports chiropractor in the Australian Volleyball League, alongside other top health professionals

Dr Steve worked as a sports chiropractor in the Australian Volleyball League, alongside other top health professionals

Who's on YOUR Healthcare Team?

The success of any good team is based on the individual abilities of the members of that team. If you want a great team you will have to get the best players.

In this case if you want a great healthcare team you will have to get the best healthcare practitioners. Our establishment has over the years built solid relationship with top notch health practitioners who believe in a team approach to wellness.

If you need recommendations you can just ask us. We will be very pleased to help you find somebody that will complement the care, rehabilitation and adjustments that you are already receiving in our practice. And this will help you reach your potentials and keep you healthy.

Dr Steve working with MMA coach Richie Cranny, and former UFC Lightweight Champion, Jens Pulver

Dr Steve working with MMA coach Richie Cranny, and former UFC Lightweight Champion, Jens Pulver

Scientific References

  1. Association Between Utilization of Chiropractic Services for Treatment of Low-Back Pain and Use of Prescription Opioids. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 2018.

Stephen Lee