Meet the team


Dr. Laina Poisel (Collings)

Dr. Laina is a locally born Chiropractor who uses many different chiropractic techniques, including dry needling and SOT. She has a keen interest in chronic back pain, postural problems and women's health.

 B.Chir.Sc, M.Chiro – Macquarie University (2006)

Dr Laina graduated from a Master of Chiropractic in 2008 at Macquarie University.  After which she spent 2 years working in a busy well established private practice in Brisbane being mentored by a very experienced chiropractor. Laina then spent 11 months backpacking around the world, achieving a dream to travel and experience many other cultures. She then moved back home to Sydney and spent 12 years caring for many wonderful clients in Castle Hill. Laina is now relocating to Hornsby to be closer to home, her 2 daughters and her family. Being born and raised in Mt Colah until she was 22, working in Hornsby feels like home.

Laina has a keen interest in women’s health, chronic pain, postural dysfunction and migraines/headaches. Over the course of her working life, Laina has gained extra qualifications in Dry Needling, Paediatrics, Pregnancy, SOT (Sacral Occipital Technique) and Activator technique.

The techniques that Laina provides range from manual chiropractic adjustments to gentle low force techniques. She keeps up to date with the latest chiropractic information and technology by attending regular chiropractic courses and seminars.

Laina is passionate about the benefits to health that can be achieved with chiropractic care and has looked after people with all sorts of concerns, including headaches/migraines, sciatica, back/neck pain/injuries as well as assisting people with overall posture and wellness care. Laina believes that client education is a key factor in achieving good outcomes and will ensure that clients are educated about their condition and treatment plan. She uses these skills along with nutritional and postural advice to guide clients to better health and wellbeing. She is committed to helping restore health naturally in all people, from the elderly to the young, and keeping the body functioning at its best.

Laina has a current AHPRA registration and rebates are available for those who are covered under private health insurance, DVA (Department of Veteran’s Affairs), Workcover and approved Medicare EPC referral