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Chiropractic Care

Our qualified Doctors are able to use chiropractic methods to diagnose and address multiple musculoskeletal conditions. People utilise Chiropractic for a variety of reasons, including: relief from symptoms, correcting spinal imbalances or as a component to  improve overall health.

Remedial Massage

Our Remedial Massage treatments are used for pain relief, relaxation, improved muscle tone, stimulation of circulatory and lymphatic systems.

Corrective Exercises

Using corrective exercises we're able to teach customised exercises which can help strengthen and correct postural irregularities which could be causing pain or disrupting nerve flow. 

Bulk Billing & Medicare Rebates

We happily accept Medicare EPC (Enhanced Primary Care) and CDM (Chronic Disease Management) referrals from your GP. Please contact us for more information.


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Your local family Chiropractor, The Back Dr Leichhardt has a focus on providing quality chiropractic and healthcare to the local community. Creating a warm, inviting environment which encourages and supports health education and positive well-being.

Now under new management, we're excited to continue operating the clinic you already know and love while delivering the same exceptional service. Come in and meet the new Owner and Chiropractor Jessica. 



Dr. Jessica Mangala

Director & Chiropractor BChiroSc, MChiro

Dr. Jessica graduated from Macquarie University with her Masters of Chiropractic and is also qualified in musculoskeletal acupuncture (dry needling), which she combines with Chiropractic Diversified adjustments, Activator and Drop Piece technique.

She also utilises specific rehabilitation exercises, Kinesiotaping, Active Release Techniques and soft tissue work to improve movement and function.

Jessica is a passionate healer and is interested in sports therapy and helping athletes through rehabilitation and performing at their peak again. Jessica has a special interest in pregnancy and paediatric care (kids care); she enjoys helping her clients through all stages of their life.

Maurizio Bottaro

Massage Therapist

I am passionate about helping people, facilitating not only pain relief by hand but assisting people achieve a new level of health and enjoy amazing quality of life!

Not only have I been in solo practice for the majority of my career but I have worked alongside Osteopaths and Chiropractors for many years. 

I have worked on a full range of people in society with Scoliosis, Kyphosis, Lordosis, Spondylosis, Olympians in Boxing, Sailing, Water Polo, several Gold Medallists, mature bodies that need a more gentle approach, Company Executives and Garbologists.

Kelly Metcalfe

Remedial Massage Therapist

Kelly began Thai massage before studying her diploma of Remedial Massage. She has since worked at Darling Spa Sydney, Endota Spa, Four Seasons Hotel, as well as the Chiropractic Clinic at Sydney University.


Kelly has an intuitive touch which she has developed over many years. She utilises a variety of different massage techniques to help her clients towards a pain-free lift.


Kelly has a great depth of  knowledge of anatomy. She aims to help balance and align the body; enabling tight muscles to let go and heal for long-term relief.  Kelly has a holistic approach to massage, considering all aspects of the client and tailoring treatments to fit individual needs. Kelly offers aromatherapy, pregnancy, remedial and deep tissue massage.


The Clinic


138 Marion Street, Leichhardt Sydney NSW 2040


Monday: 2 pm - 7 pm

Tuesday: 8 am -11 am 

Wednesday: 2 pm - 7 pm

Thursday: 8 am - 12 pm

Friday: 9 am -12 pm + 2 pm - 6:30 pm

Saturday: 8 am - 12 pm


 (02) 9560 1300



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