Dr David McLaren

Dr David McLaren

Bachelor Applied Science (Clinical Science) / Bachelor Chiropractic Science with Distinction

Dr David McLaren graduated from RMIT University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Clinical Science), Bachelor of Chiropractic Science with Distinction.

David has practised in the Latrobe Valley since 2006. With six young children himself, David particularly enjoys working with babies and pregnant mums, and also has a keen interest in helping athletes and sports-people.

After 8 years working in Traralgon and Morwell, David founded THRIVE Chiropractic Traralgon in 2015 and is excited to be serving the people of the Latrobe Valley from his new practice.


The McLaren Family

David and his wife Rosalie have six wonderful young children, who have all been under chiropractic care from day one.


L to R: Penelope (3), Rosalie, Alyssa (11), James (11m), David, Sarah (7), Bradley (9), Claire (5)

Family hike

When not spending time with his family or working, David is a keen outdoorsman and enjoys hiking, camping, fishing and many other pursuits. He loves developing new skills, and counts beekeeping, soap-making and self-sufficiency skills among his interests.

David has a passion to see his family have a wonderfully wholesome and healthy life. He embraces a wholistic, natural approach to managing his and his family's health, and gets a real buzz out of helping people on their own health journey.

David is a member of:


Australian Chiropracors Association
Sports Medicine Australia