She has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Osteopathy and studied at RMIT in Melbourne. Deborah is one of the long standing Osteopathic practitioners, practicing on the Gold Coast since 1994. Over the years, she has undertaken various training to have developed a well rounded approach to treatment and patient care. She has undertaken training in core stability work, visceral technique, pregnancy and tendinopathy rehabilitation. She continues to undertake courses developing her skills and techniques and updating on current evidence based approaches to common pain conditions. Encompassing all this to help support her Osteopathic treatment approach when working with various pain conditions.
Through this training and her experience, she wants to not only treat patients to relieve pain, but to educate patients in their own self management and ultimately educate people to understand their body more, knowledge is power.
The treatment that Deborah uses varies from patient to patient. She utilises a number of Osteopathic treatment approaches, depending on the patient and the condition. The treatment ranges from stretching and massage for the muscles and soft tissue, as well as mobilisation of specific joints. She also incorporates more subtle approaches that work on the delicate tissues of the body when indicated.
Deborah enjoys partaking in running in her spare time and has completed 10 half marathons.
Osteopathic Board of Australia
All our Osteopaths are government registered and comply with the requirements of the Osteopathic Board of Australia.