Boksburg & Fourways Chiropractors
We are a team of chiropractors based in Fourways and Boksburg and between us we have special interests in pregnancy, paediatrics and sports injuries. We use a variety of different techniques that can help alleviate immediate pain and address long term conditions. You can contact us on WhatsApp or book an appointment online.
The nervous system holds the key to the body’s incredible potential to heal itself.
– Sir Jay Holder
Meet The Team
Dr Shannon-Lee is the owner of the Boksburg practice. She qualified from the University of Johannesburg with a Master's degree in Chiropractic. During her studies at UJ she gained invaluable clinical experience treating patients in the clinic, as well as at various sporting events. Dr Shannon-Lee enjoys treating patients of all ages and uses a variety of techniques in her treatments including adjustments, dry needling, massage and taping. Dr Shannon-Lee is a dedicated and passionate chiropractor who aims to work with and educate her patients to improve their quality of life. She has a special interest in treating pregnant moms and babies. Dr Shannon-Lee is registered with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa (AHPCSA), the Chiropractic Association of South Africa (CASA) and Paediatric Chiropractic South Africa (PCSA).
Dr Nicole is the owner of the Fourways practice. She graduated from the University of Johannesburg with a Masters of Health Science in Chiropractic. During her time at university, she worked at multiple sports events including the 947-cycle race. Dr Nicole is a family chiropractor who enjoys treating patients of all ages and has a special interest in paediatric and prenatal chiropractic care. She uses a wide variety of different treatment techniques including chiropractic adjustments, massage therapy, dry needling, and taping. Dr Nicole believes that prevention is always better than cure and strives to educate patients to assist them in leading a pain-free life. Dr Nicole is registered with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa (AHPCSA), the Chiropractic Association of South Africa (CASA) and Paediatric Chiropractic South Africa (PCSA).
Dr Debralea Mortlock is based at our Fourways practice. She has a Master's Degree in Chiropractic from the University of Johannesburg. Her journey through university included working at numerous sports events and treating babies and toddlers at an orphanage near the university. Dr. Debralea loves treating patients of all age groups with a special interest in paediatric, pre, and postnatal chiropractic care. Her toolkit of treatment methods and modalities is as diverse as her patients, ensuring each individual receives the tailored care they deserve, whether it's healing from an ailment or unlocking their full potential. Dr. Debralea is duly registered with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa (AHPCSA), the Chiropractic Association of South Africa (CASA) and Paediatric Chiropractic South Africa (PCSA).
Sinovuyo, our receptionist, works for both our Fourways and Boksburg offices. She assists with administrative tasks and makes our patients feel at ease with her warm, welcoming energy. Sino completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pretoria and hopes to further her studies in the future. Sino is always willing to give you clarity on any questions you may have and you will always arrive to a bright smile while she is ready to assist where needed!
Dr Emma Cope Morgan
Dr Emma is the founder of Your Family Chiro. Both practices have since been taken over as she embarks on her new adventures in London
What is chiropractic?
Chiropractic is a health care profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders related the nervous system, muscles, spine, and joints. Chiropractic treatment is effective in treating numerous neuromusculoskeletal conditions. These include:
- Lower back pain
- Neck pain
- Shoulder pain
- Knee pain
- Joint pain
- Herniated discs
- Joint or ligament sprains
- Muscle strains
- Chronic pain problems
- Post-partum and pregnancy pain
- Sports related injuries
- Temporomandibular (TMJ) dysfunction
How we treat
Along with manipulation and mobilisation we use other techniques such as massage, dry needling, IFC and Ultrasound. We use fascial release therapy for our babies and have experience in the Webster technique for our pregnant moms. All our treatments are adjusted according to the age, size, and condition of the patient.
Kids are active, continuously moving, growing, and testing their body’s boundaries. It is important to make sure their busy bodies are growing in the correct alignment and that their nervous system is functioning optimally.
Pregnancy causes a wide variety of changes in your body. As your pregnancy progresses you may start to feel aches and pains in your lower back, pelvis, neck and shoulders. Chiropractic treatment will help relieve the discomforts during pregnancy and help maintain good alignment to assist in better space for your baby and an easier delivery.