Meet Our Spine Care Team

Dr George Hannaford – Chiropractor

Mackay Spine Care, Mackay QLD

Dr George passionate about Chiropractic and natural health. He believes that a holistic approach to health achieves the best results for those he cares for. In practice George utilises a variety of treatment techniques that range from more passive adjustments using the activator instrument, to the ‘manual’ style adjusting using both Diversified manual technique
and Drop-table adjusting.

George has a keen interest in sports and rehabilitation with additional international
qualifications in sports Chiropractic and as such incorporates a number of rehabilitation modalities into his treatments including soft tissue techniques, fascial work, neuromusculoskeletal and rehabilitation exercises.

As a father of two George knows the importance of Pregnancy and Paediatric care. George has been trained to deliver gentle chiropractic care to pregnant women and children. You will often spot his wife and little ones coming in for an adjustment. He was drawn to becoming a Chiro through his own experiences as a teenager. Since graduating he has helped thousands
of people improve their health with Chiro in Tasmania, South Australia, Queensland and

Extra Skills & Courses Post Graduation

  • Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic
  • FICS Internationally Qualified Sports Chiropractor (2 Year Post Graduate Study)
  • Neuro Emotional Technique (NET)
  • ABC technique
  • Thompson drop technique
  • Pregnancy Care Certified
  • Sacro-Occipital Technique
  • Extended Paediatric Care Training

Dr Matt Gorrie - Chiropractor

Coalfields Spine Care, Moranbah QLD

Dr Matt is your local Chiropractor!

Dr Jose Garcia - Chiropractor

Coalfields Spine Care - Moranbah & Dysart & Middlemount, QLD


Dr. Carrie McDowall - Chiropractor

Mackay Spine Care, Mackay QLD

Hi, I’m Dr. Carrie McDowall, and I see myself as more than just a chiropractor and healthcare provider. Consider me your holistic health ally. I’m passionate about helping and caring for my community so they can flourish and thrive when it comes to their health.

As someone who has benefited from chiropractic care all my life and seen the great results throughout all the stages of my life, From being a child, a student, playing sports, and all the way to now being a mother to six beautiful and healthy children, I provide people in need with tailored care solutions that not only address and correct their underlying problems but also aim to manage and maintain their health. So they can keep active and enjoy a better quality of life, whatever stage of life they are at.

I love sharing my knowledge through health workshops, informative articles, and social media posts. I do this because I believe the more you understand your body, how it works, and how stress can impact your health, The more informed you are, the better your health choices are for you and your family.

I want you to enjoy a happy, healthy, and vibrant life. Whether it be getting you back to work, back on the golf course, or back to being YOU, Because, at the end of the day, that’s all I really want to do. Help people. One person at a time.

Extra Skills & Courses Post Graduation include:

Blair Upper Cervical specific

Applied Kinesiology (AK)

Thompson drop technique

ABC technique

Neuro Emotional Technique (NET)

Retained Neonatal Reflexes (RNR)

Kinesiologist for the last 21 years

Remedial massage therapist for 10 years

When I’m not being a chiropractor, I’m just your average mother, partner, and friend. I enjoy swimming at the beach, fishing, playing golf, and spending time with my wonderful and supportive family.

Dr. Jasmine Eldemire - Chiropractor

Pioneer Valley Spine Care, Marian QLD

Dr Jasmine is a passionate chiropractor who is dedicated to helping patients of all ages achieve optimal health and wellness. Jasmine graduated from CQUniversity in Brisbane with a Bachelor in Science and Masters of Clinical Chiropractic and has been practicing in her hometown of Cairns, until joining our team here in Mackay. She has a background in Remedial Massage and has volunteered for various community events that fostered a passion for helping others. 

She is committed to providing her patients with personalised care and treatments that address their unique needs and conditions. In addition to providing excellent care for her patients, Dr Jas also continues her learnings through chiropractic seminars and health & wellness workshops.

When she’s not busy with patients or learning more about the body, Dr Jasmine enjoys discovering the Mackay Region and spending quality time with her family & friends! Whether she's working with patients or enjoying time in nature, Dr Jas is committed to living a fulfilling and healthy life. She is passionate about helping others do the same and looks forward to continuing to make a positive impact in the lives of her patients and community.

Skills & Courses Include:

- Syntropy Chiropractic Technique

- TMJ Assessment and Management Strategies

- Gonstead, Diversified, Thompson Drop, and Activator Techniques

Dr. Ryan Trussler - Chiropractor

Northern Beaches Spine Care, Bucasia QLD

Alicia - Practice Manager

Mackay Spine Care

Chiropractic Assistants

Within all offices!

Our wonderful team of Chiropractic Assistants are there to ensure everything runs smoothly and you get the very best care you deserve!