Ben has over 30 years of clinical experience, having practiced in both rural and urban settings in Australia and overseas. After initially studying science at the ANU, Ben undertook his chiropractic training at the Phillip Institute of Technology (now RMIT University).
With a focus on providing quality care to people of all ages, Ben has post graduate certification in Applied Kinesiology (AK), Neuro-Emotional Technique (NET), Torque Release Technique (TRT) and Postural Neurology. The delivery of the adjustment varies from the traditional manual hands on adjustment, the use of a Thompson drop piece table or via adjusting instruments of either the Activator or the Intergrator.
Ben has a long service within the chiropractic profession, most recently as vice-president of the ACT branch of the Australian Chiropractors’ Association.
Outside the clinic, Ben stays active with Tai Chi, swimming, mountain biking, and - when he can get to the beach – surfing. He would love to be back on a motorcycle. Previous bikes were a Suzuki 250 GT, Moto Guzzi Lemans IV, Triumph RS955 and Triumph Tiger 1050. At a spiritual level he is a committed christian and attends St Peters Anglican church in Weston.
Ben's wife Robin is the practice manager at the clinic. Ben and Robin's younger son is a qualified chiropractor who now studying medicine at at ANU. The elder son Joseph works in the public service and is married with 2 daughters.
Dr Kim graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Clinical Chiropractic from RMIT University in Melbourne. Prior to studying chiropractic, he had completed an engineering degree in the Republic of Korea.
Employing a holistic approach to patient care, Dr Kim has a keen interest in rehabilitative exercise, and the benefits of lifestyle intervention on musculoskeletal complaints. Dr Kim has qualified in FAKTR (functional and kinetic treatment with rehabilitation). This treatment modality is effective for conditions like carpal tunnel syndrome, golfer's and Tennis elbow, rotator cuff injuries and hip problems like gluteal tendonopathies
In his spare time, Dr Kim enjoys choir singing, cooking, and practicing kendo.