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195 Waverley Rd,

Malvern East 3145

 

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03 9572 0277

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Meet the Team

 

DR kate grogan

chiropractor

  

Dr Kate Grogan

 

B. App Sci. (Chiropractic), Masters of Clinical Chiropractic 

 

Dr Kate provides Chiropractic care to people of all ages, shapes and sizes. She loves working with families, helping women through pregnancy and taking care of babies and children. Dr Kate also has a special interest in nutrition, fitness and exercise.

 

Dr Kate completed a 3 year Bachelor and 2 year Masters of Clinical Chiropractic, both with distinction at RMIT University. She has attended several technique seminars over the past 9 years and continues to develop her skills by keeping up to date with the latest chiropractic research and techniques. She is currently undertaking a 2 year diplomate program in Chiropractic Paediatric Neurological Development. 

 

As a Chiropractor Dr Kate enjoys educating and inspiring people about how their body is truly designed to function. Dr Kate uses multiple techniques to provide the best chiropractic care possible for her patients, which means that no matter what age, shape or size, everyone can receive Chiropractic care throughout their Whole Life!

 

Dr Kate also practices at Whole Life Chiropractic in Ringwood.

 

Dr Alana McQueen

Chiropractor

  

Dr Alana McQueen

 

B. App Sci. (Chiropractic), Masters of Clinical Chiropractic 

 

Dr Alana provides Chiropractic care to people of all ages and has a special interest in sports chiropractic, advanced rehabilitation and functional neurology. Dr Alana uses a range of techniques to accommodate each patient so that everyone can receive the individualised care that they deserve.

 

Dr Alana has always been involved in chiropractic her entire life and has been adjusted since she was a child. She always wanted to do be involved in the healthcare profession and moved from Canberra to Melbourne in order to complete a 3 year Bachelor of Health Science (Chiropractic) and a 2 year Masters of Clinical Chiropractic, both with distinction at RIMT University.

 

Being involved in elite level hockey since the age of 10, Dr Alana has great respect for the human body and the demands that we put on it and is committed to helping patients improve the function of their body as well as performance. Dr Alana also has an interest in nutrition, general health and wellness and is constantly learning new information to provide her patients with the best care possible. 

 

Christine Schipper

 

Remedial Massage Therapist

 Christine Schipper
 
Diploma: Remedial Massage, Cert IV: Reflexology, Cert: Bowen Therapy, Cert: Oncology Massage
 

Christine is a caring and bubbly person who has dedicated the past 12 years to helping clients obtain maximum  health and wellbeing through massage.

 

Massage is important for our health and wellbeing. One of the marvels of massage is that it can benefit people at all stages of life, young and old and can have an effect on various aspects of our health and wellbieng including physical, emotional and mental health. It may improve sleep, reduces muscular tension, provide a sense of calm and improves quality of life.  

 

In practice Christine sees a range of conditions and uses various techniques including Bowen therapy, Reflexology and Remedial massage. Christine is alo expereinced in oncology massage. Her holistic approach respects and nourishes the body encouraging a higher level of health. 

 

"My vision will succinctly convey all elements important to living by promoting health and wellness within the public, empower individuals to obtain their maximal potential in living a long and injury free healthy life, educating & empowering individuals to achieve their best physical, mental, emotional, social & spiritual needs. Balance of life styles within work & home creating joy & happiness into their lives"

 

Coline Loret

Soft Tissue Therapist

  

Coline Loret

 

Diploma: Remedial Massage, Cert IV in Massage Therapy Practice, Certificate Dry Needling, Bachelor of Health Sciences Clinical Myotherapy (Currently completing)

 

Coline is registered with Myotherapy & Massage in Australia and the Register of Osteopaths in France.

 

She completed a Master’s Degree with research in Osteopathy in France in 2012 with honours and presented a memoir in chronic inflammation and Manual Therapy. Her training and experience ranges from newborns to post surgery hospital care. She has worked in public hospitals to restore mobility and free patients from pain after complicated surgeries as well as in private practice treating everyday disorders.

 

Coline has a special interest in muscles, functional movement and myofascial acupuncture and is now in Australia learning new techniques and updating her skills. She is currently completing a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Clinical Myotherapy at SSNT as well as deepening her knowledge in pain science and pain management for acute and chronic pain.

 

Coline’s expertise is to bring a holistic approach to care, utilising a variety of different skills including dry needling, cupping, fascia therapy, visceral techniques, mobilisations, remedial massage, exercise prescription, rehabilitation and pain management.

 

Vimala kumar

chinese medicine & acupuncture

 

Vimala Kumar

 

 

Vimala Kumar completed her Master’s degree of acupuncture and oriental medicine at the New England School of Acupuncture, which is the oldest institute of Chinese medicine in the United States.  She trained in both Chinese and Japanese Acupuncture styles, as well as Chinese herbal medicine.  She had over 900 hours of clinical training in affiliated clinics and integrated health centres in the greater Boston area.  Upon graduation, she continued her studies and completed a residency in Acupuncture at the Boston Medical Centre. She also did advanced post graduate herbal training in Boston under the tutelage of Dr. Tao Xie.

  

Vimala also has a background in Ayurveda, which is the natural and indigenous medicine of India. In 2010, she proceeded to practice in Boston and later in Chennai India. In India she not only work as a private practitioner but also volunteered her time as a staff acupuncturist at the Ramakrishna Mission medical clinic and provided thousands of free/subsidised treatments to the public. She worked in conjunction with doctors, orthopaedic specialists and physiotherapists in order to provide her patients with the best possible treatment plan.

  

In Australia Vimala has worked in Acupuncture practices that focus on women’s health and pain management. Vimala holds AHPRA registration in three disciplines, Acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and nursing.  She is also a member of the Australian Natural Therapist Association and can accept most private health funds.     

Vimala continues to expand her understanding of Chinese medicine through professional development courses and seminars.       

 

Vimala's areas of interest with regards to Chinese Medicine are 

 

  • Women’s Health
  • Fertility
  • Non-insertive Paediatric Acupuncture
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Pain Management