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Dr Richard J. Singer

Dr Richard J. Singer, Chiropractor

Worldwide Experience With Chiropractic

Dr Richard has been in practice for nearly 5 decades. After qualifying with his Doctor of Chiropractic at Cleveland Chiropractic University in the USA, he practiced there for several years before moving to the UK, where he met his wife, Debbie, our practice manager. Debbie is a Noosa girl and they moved back here in 1992.

The Most Experienced Chiropractic Doctor on the Sunshine Coast

While Dr Richard Singer is an Australian, he completed his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in the USA, and is a Diplomat of the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (USA). He holds USA Chiropractic Licences in Arizona State, Washington State, Alabama State, and Missouri, and he holds a Diploma in Spinal Radiology (USA). He is registered with the Australian Chiropractor’s Registration Board to practice Chiropractic throughout Australia, and is a member of Chiropractic Australia. He is a Medicare Provider, Registered with DVA, Work Cover, and all private Health Funds. Over his years in practice Richard has held many positions on Chiropractic Registration Boards, Chiropractic Association Boards in the USA and Australia. He has completed post graduate work in all many main stream Chiropractic techniques in the USA, UK and in Australia including Applied Kinesiology, Sacro Occipital Technique, Gonstead, Thompson, Diversified, and others. He has been a guest speaker at Cleveland Chiropractic University (USA) home coming celebrations, Dynamic Essentials Seminars in Atlanta Georgia USA, Chiropractic philosophy clubs, and other seminars in the USA, UK and Australia. He has served on the Boards of Rotary International, and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Noosa. Dr Singer has been in active Chiropractic practice for nearly 50 years, firstly in the USA, UK, and for the past 27 years in Noosa.

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Moving Across the World

Richard enrolled to complete his Doctor of Chiropractic at Cleveland Chiropractic University in Kansas City, Missouri. He loved this experience, feeling passionate and excited for every lecture. Richard’s grades were outstanding, and he won several outstanding student awards and scholarships during his time there. He stayed in the US for several years in general practice and passed 4 state boards and the USA national board exams. He moved back to Australia briefly and then on to London where met Debbie, and they opened their practice in the heart of the West End in London. They soon became the Chiropractor for the West End Theatre Companies, and in particular Andrew LLoyd Webber productions, the Royal Ballet and the Covent Garden Opera Company.

Living a Busy, Active Life

Richard has been involved in numerous organisations over the years:

  • Board member, Queensland Chiropractor’s Registration Board
  • Board member of the International Chiropractor’s Association
  • Board member and Secretary of the Queensland Chiropractor’s Association
  • Board member, Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Chiropractic and Osteopathic College of Australasia (COCA)
  • Member, Chiropractic Australia
  • Board member, Rotary International

Additionally, he is a Diplomate of the Chiropractic Board of Chiropractic Examiners (U.S.).

Dr Barry Allen, Chiropractor

Dr. Barry AllenDr Barry is a second generation Chiropractor, growing up in a Chiropractic family and getting regular adjustments from Dad. His parents ran a busy practice in Murwillumbah. He is a fair dinkum Aussie boy raised on a farm in the Tweed Valley on the Qld NSW border. Is he a Blue’s or Maroon’s, All Black’s or Kangaroo’s supporter, you ask him? Barry started his career in his dad’s practice as a remedial massage therapist. “It was a natural step for me to go on to study Chiropractic at Macquarie University in Melbourne and later I transferred to the prestigious New Zealand Chiropractic College from which I graduated,” says Dr. Barry. His parents are well known and highly respected throughout Australia.

Dr Barry graduated from the New Zealand Chiropractic College with a Bachelor of Chiropractic Degree. He has a second degree as a Master of Pain Medicine from the University of Newcastle. He has practiced in New Zealand, in China, and more recently in Australia in a variety of different practices.

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“I am excited about our shift to Noosa and the Sunshine Coast. My wife and I are looking forward to the beautiful Noosa sunshine, beaches and pristine environment. We have taken holidays here before and love the place, and now we can call it home.”

Barry’s second degree as a Master of Pain Medicine from the University of Newcastle, differentiates him from the average Chiropractor, enhancing his understanding of your needs, and the quality of care he provides.

Mari Borges

Mariane Borges, Remedial Massage Therapist

Mari is a Registered Remedial Massage Therapist and a member of ANTA (Australian Natural Therapists Association. She is a graduate of a 1,218 hour Diploma of Remedial Massage therapy program at Q Academy. Mari is from Brazil and Australian Resident since 2012. She is registered with Medibank Private, Hi Caps for private health fund “on the spot” reimbursements, and EFTPOS payment services for your convenience.Show More About Mari Borges

She knows many different modalities that massage has to offer, and she is passionate about helping others create a healthy balance in her client’s lives either by relieving any pain, stress, or to obtain a relaxation massage.

Through Mari’s education she has found her niche in Myofascial release, Muscle energy technique, joint mobilisations and Trigger Point Therapy.
Along with other therapeutic treatments like Deep Tissue, Sports massage, Lymphatic Drainage and the classic Swedish massage to creating the best experience for the client. She also has a special technique that she bought direct from Brazil to improve cellulite and localised fat using Dōterra essential oils and a variety of manoeuvres to improve circulation and Lymphatic Drainage, nothing like you have seen before.

Make an appointment today and experience what Mariane can do to help you feel better and reach your wellness goals. Call 0409 570 246.

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Debbie Singer, Practice Manager

Debbie trained and practiced as an orthodontic dental nurse. Later she pursued a career in accounting and administration. She was an accounts administrator in the construction industry when she met Richard in London.Show More About Debbie Singer

 Debbie has a passion for everything Chiropractic, and incidentally everything Italian.

They returned to Australia, settled in Noosa and started Noosa Life Chiropractic some 27 years ago. They have been married for 31 years and been a team ever since. Debbie has a passion for everything Chiropractic, and incidentally everything Italian.

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Nancy McKenzie, Chiropractic Assistant

Noosa Life Chiropractic welcomes Nancy Mc Kenzie to our team. Nancy is well known to Debbie and Richard, and Richard has worked with Nancy as his assistant previously when doing a locum for a friend. Nancy McKenzie was born in New Caledonia.Show More About Nancy McKenzie

She is a lovely young lady, with a caring efficient personality.

She moved to Australia in 1982 and has been happy to call Noosa home for the past 10 years. She is a live-in carer for her grandparents and is very grateful to be able to spend this important time with her family. An ex-hairdresser, Nancy took an interest in Chiropractic when beginning to suffer from work-related spinal complaints. She has now enjoyed working as a CA for the past 4 years as she has a natural desire to improve life’s conditions.

Immediate Relief Naturally through Chiropractic and Remedial Massage

We’ll begin relief immediately at your first visit. After you’re free from discomfort, our principal focus is to provide healthcare that helps you maintain your well-being. The Noosa Life Chiropractic and Massage team look forward to meeting you and helping you reach the highest levels of health!
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