Nestor Chan Principal Physiotherapist

Nestor Chan Principal Physiotherapist

Director and founder of New Age Physiotherapy Austral/Bringelly

B.Applied Science (Physiotherapy), Sydney University

B.Medical Science, Sydney University

Background

Nestor Chan Director and Founder of New Age Physiotherapy, completed his Bachelor of Applied Science in Physiotherapy in 2007 and Bachelor of Medical science in 2003 and has since practised in a variety of private practice and hospital settings in Australia.

Nestor Chan is passionate about enhancing each clients quality of life by correcting their movement dysfunctions and empowering them to manage their own conditions, using his skills and experience in Manual Techniques, Musculoskeletal, Sports and Acupuncture/ Dry Needling Physiotherapy.

Nestor also has special interests in back and shoulder pain. With over 10 years experience in private practice, Age Care and in public hospital setting.

Nestor has worked with athletes of different levels. He was Team Physiotherapist for youth premier league soccer clubs for Marconi, Blacktown City Demons to first-grade Superleague soccer team- Parramatta Eagles, AFL physio for Holroyd Parramatta- The Goannas, Jim Beam Club- Mounties Rugby League, East Campbelltown Rugby League Club and team physiotherapist for Liverpool Cougars Rugby Union.

Nestor’s Motto is “live well, feel well, be well” and with this in mind he aims to provide a hands-on approach to your healthcare and deliver
the most effective evidence-based treatments so that you get back to the things you enjoy the most, faster and pain-free.

Areas of Interest and Specialisation

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
Sports physiotherapy and injury treatment
Functional Movement Screening and treatment

Clinical Pilates Reformer Instructor and Mat work
Pain Management-Acupuncture/Cupping Therapy
Chronic pain syndromes

Holistic treatment approach for treatment of headaches and back pain
Sport taping / Dynamic taping / K taping
Manual therapy / Manipulative physiotherapy
Hydrotherapy / Gym Rehabilitation
Gait analysis / Orthotic prescriptions

Qualifications

Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) – Sydney University 2007
Bachelor of Medical Science- Sydney University 2003
Acupuncture Level 1 APA and Australian Society of Acupuncture Physiotherapists 2008
3D Assessment and Treatment, Lumbar Spine and Pelvic Complex 2013
Workcover NSW accredited Physiotherapist since 2008

Memberships

Registered Physiotherapy by Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association
Registered member of Medical Register of Australia

Recognitions and Achievements

Liverpool Council Award for Community Service
(Mayor Ned Mannoun)
Liverpool Champion Small Business Award
– Finalist 2015/16/17
Australian Business Awards
– Finalist 2017