Balance Integrated Health

Dr Steven Boord (Chiropractor)

Steve graduated with a Master of Chiropractic degree from Macquarie University in 1995, previously having completed a Bachelor of Science (Anatomy and Physiology) from the University of Adelaide and an Associate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science (Biochemistry) from the University of South Australia.

Prior to beginning his Chiropractic study and career, Steve worked as a Hospital Scientist in Biochemistry and Haematology in both public and private pathology laboratories in Adelaide and Sydney.

Steve began work as a Chiropractor in private practice in Adelaide in 1996. He studied and completed post graduate qualification in Applied Kinesiology in 1998 and has studied extensively over the past 24 years, with particular emphasis in the specialties of Chiropractic Paediatrics, Retained Neonatal Reflexes, Functional Biochemistry, Integrative Neuroimmunology and Functional Neurology.

After completing his Masters degree in Sydney, Steve, Amelia and the boys returned to Adelaide in 1996. Their boys have all moved on with their lives and their careers intersate and overseas. Steve & Amelia now live on the rugged and beautiful surf beach of Middleton, SA with their 4 year old pups, Harry and Ivy. Steve is a keen surfer, cyclist, scuba diver, fisherman, motocross rider and snow skier. He is a (long since) retired triathlete, having twice won the state championship at Victor Harbor in two consecutive age groups (35-39 and 40-44) for the Olympic distance event and completing the ultra distance Ironman triathlon in Forster/Tuncurry in 2005 in under 10hrs. Amelia has had a successful career as an Interior Decorator...she now manages the day to day operation of our very busy clinic.\\

Steve is a certified member of The International College of Applied Kinesiology/Australasia (ICAK/A), a member of The International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR), a member of The College of Chiropractic Paediatrics (CCP) and a member of The Australian Association of Functinal Neurology (AAFN).

Steve has recently undertaken further study to become a Diplomate in Chiropractic Neuro - Developmental Paediatrics. This course is conducted over 2 years in Melbourne through the Chiropractic College of Paediatrics

Steve has an overwhelming passion for Chiropractic care in children and for the future health of a generation; this is clearly reflected in the practice at Balance. His extensive biochemical and neurology training along with a strong sporting lifestyle background, affords him the experience to assess and treat many of the complex health issues facing neonates, young children, adults and families alike.