We are delighted to welcome Dr Marilize Barber, DC to the practice. Marilize is a chiropractor passionate about problem solving health issues of the spine and limbs (musculoskeletal problems). Her aim is to actively help people better manage their health and well-being through improved understanding of their bodies, and to instill in them a sense of wonder of just how incredible the human body can be. Marilize undertook her B.Sc (Human Life Sciences) at the University of Stellenbosch South Africa from2000 – 2004.
She then went on to do her M. Tech (Chiropractic) at the University of Johannesburg South Africa from 2005 – 2011. She practiced initially in Johannesburg from 2011 to 2012, then as an Associate and Partner from 2012 - 2017 at the Helderberg Chiropractic Centre, Somerset West, South Africa. Marilize utilizes a range of Chiropractic adjusting techniques as well as dry needling, and Graston technique. This technique can be very helpful in the management of soft tissue injuries such as Tennis Elbow, shoulder injuries, and limb injuries. Her sporting interests are in hiking, cycling, Crossfit and yoga. She is passionate about gardening and cooking, and has recently moved with her husband to Ireland.