Posts by: Alexander Chan

Alexander Chan

Alexander Chan is an Australian physiotherapist, currently based in Hong Kong. He is also a member of the Low Back Research Team at La Trobe University, investigating the classification and specific treatment of low back disorders. Committed to raising the physical therapy profile in Asia.

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Recently published posts by Alexander Chan:

What’s it like to be a physiotherapist for an elite sports team? What’s it like to be a physiotherapist for an elite sports team?...

With rugby 7s making its debut in the Rio 2016 Olympics and the Hong Kong Rugby 7s team currently in Monaco fighting for a ticket to Rio, I had the great opportunity to interview Mr Justin Faulkner, owner of PhysioCentral and the current [Read More...]

Direct access to physiotherapy in Hong Kong...

Musculoskeletal disorders such as low back pain are ranked within the top three diseases or injuries contributing to disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) in developed Western countries [1-3]. Individuals presenting with musculoskeletal [Read More...]

Physiotherapy in Asia...

恭喜發財! Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the Lunar New Year and the Chinese Year of the Horse. It has been just over one year since I permanently relocated from the comforts of Australia to the hustle and bustle of Hong Kong. Although time [Read More...]

World Congress on Low back and Pelvic pain – Enhancing...

It's been a long time coming, but I have decided to take the plunge and blog my first post for PhysioSpot. It feels like I have been home for several months. But it was only less than a fortnight ago where my STOPS back pain team (Jon [Read More...]