- To inspire, educate, and promote spinal health.
- To inspire passion in people to seek and discover their true potential.
- To enjoy our work, staying motivated and energised by enhancing the lives of those people we have touched.
- To deliver a quality level of chiropractic service to individuals and families of Sydney and the far reaches of our community.
Dr John de Voy – Chiropractor | D.C., D.O., DICCP
Dr John de Voy has been a practicing Chiropractor for 35+ years. He graduated from Sydney College of Chiropractic with a Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) and Doctor of Osteopathy (DO). He continued his education and in 2012 he completed his Diplomate in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics (DICCP).
John was introduced to chiropractic at the age of seven after suffering serious spinal and leg injuries, which put him in hospital for several months. It was chiropractic care that completed his recovery, enabling him to regain the use of his legs after being released from hospital, unable to walk.
His own personal experience as a child has been a driving force for him to help others, especially children and pregnant women.
He started his practice in Gunnedah NSW and has practiced in Sydney CBD since 1993.
With over 35 years of professional experience as a chiropractor, John understands the predicaments that many face when trying to get to the root of their spinal health problems. John has a great understanding of the Australian corporate environment and is passionate about educating and empowering patients on their posture and ergonomics.
John uses a combination of chiropractic techniques in order to tailor the care to each individual. He is proficient in Diversified, Thompson Drop Technique, Toggle, Activator Method, SOT, Dry Needling and Cold Laser.
Outside of the practice, John has worked closely with the Australian Chiropractors Association (ACA) for the last six years, and currently serves as the Vice President on the National Board. John is very passionate about supporting and improving the chiropractic profession, and is able to do this through his work with ACA.
Dr Aimee Mason – Chiropractor | BSc(Chiro), MClinChiro
Having regularly received chiro care since she was a baby, Aimee decided at the age of 12 that chiropractic was the path she wanted to pursue. Loving the idea of helping people, Aimee chose a unique and holistic direction in health care that strongly matches her core values including compassion and healthcare optimisation.
Aimee firstly obtained a Cert IV and Diploma of Remedial Massage Therapy, enabling her to work hands on for a chiropractor while undertaking her chiropractic studies. Aimee proudly graduated from the inaugural chiropractic program at CQUniversity, Sydney, achieving her Bachelor of Chiropractic Science and Master of Clinical Chiropractic with Distinction.
Her focus in practice is centred on helping people feel pain free and functional optimally through postural excellence. “Posture plays a big role in everything we do, and contributes significantly to our health and wellbeing.”
Along with teaching people about their posture, Aimee uses a variety of chiropractic techniques that are specific to each individual’s needs. She is trained in Diversified, Thompson Drop Technique, SOT pelvic blocking, Activator, Dry Needling, Cold Laser and Remedial Massage.
Having always been around chiropractic, Aimee is very passionate about the profession and loves contributing in any way she can. She currently volunteers on two committees for the Australian Chiropractors Association, and is always looking for more opportunities to support the profession that has supported her.
Christina Votaw – Practice Manager
Christina has been the practice manager at Wynyard Chiro since 2014. She is the friendly voice you will usually speak to on the phone, and the big smile that will greet you as you come into the practice. Along with running the front desk, Christina works hard to support you through your chiropractic journey. Whether it’s booking appointments, answering questions about your care, or reminding you of your exercises, Christina is here to help you.
Chiropractic runs in Christina’s family, with both her Aunt and Uncle being chiropractors. In fact, they were her first chiropractors when she was a baby. Since then, she has always been around chiropractic and is very passionate about all thing’s health and wellbeing, especially finding healthy alternatives to baking! You can check out some of her recipes on our blog!
Continuing her love of natural health, Christina is currently studying to become an integrative nutrition health coach.
Christina moved from Southern California to Sydney in 2011, and in 2019 became an Australian Citizen. All of her family is back home in America, so Christina tries to get away once a year to visit them. She loves travelling, and usually has a good story about somewhere she has been.
Sophie Goddard – Chiropractic Assistant
Sophie is the newest addition to the Wynyard Chiro team, coming on board in February 2020. While she may new to the working team, Sophie has been around Wynyard Chiro since she was two years old, when she had her first adjustment with Dr John de Voy. Sophie’s family have been patients for over 20 years, and are strong advocates of chiropractic care, especially for children.
Sophie is very passionate about natural health, and has also worked in a dental practice since 2017, which gave her a seamless start here at Wynyard Chiro. Sophie works part time as a chiropractic assistant, and loves being able to help patients in any way she can.
Outside of the clinic, Sophie loves spending time with her friends and family, and has been a keen golfer for 7 years. Most of her time is taken up with her study, as she is currently completing her Bachelor of Advanced Studies in Business, after having already graduated from University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Commerce in 2019.