Meet Our Team

Dr Graham Sanders

 

clinic photos Graham. 2Graham Sanders established Westside Osteopathy in 1993 and has been practicing for 28 years. He has completed post graduate studies in America and the UK and also has a Masters degree in Medical Science. Graham runs a general practice where he treats everyone from babies to sports professionals. He has an interest in treating postural problems, headaches, sports injuries, back pain and chronic conditions. He does not believe in restricting his practice to one or two techniques. He likes to get to know his patients and often treats whole families. His professional appointments have included:

  • President of the Qld branch of the Australian Osteopathic Association
  • Chair of the national research council of the Australian Osteopathic Association
  • Chair of the Osteopaths Board of Queensland

He is married and has two children aged 17 and 20, which makes for a busy family life.
His interests include all aspects of general health, exercise, movies, going to the beach and reading, especially philosophy.

 

Dr Catherine O’Haire

 

clinic pictures 188Catherine O’Haire is an osteopath who has been in practice since she graduated in 1999.  She is enthusiastic about preventative medicine and believes osteopathy offers great benefit to all people, particularly infants, children and adolescents.

Catherine qualified with a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Science and a Masters in Health Science in Osteopathy from Victoria University.  She has completed postgraduate certificate in paediatrics.

Catherine’s selection of osteopathic techniques reflects her understanding of the individual she is treating and the application of osteopathy principals and appropriate palpatory diagnosis.  Through gentle hands-on therapy Catherine’s goal is to use osteopathy to assist everyone; from new born babies, to athletes to reach their full potential.

 

Dr Steven Fullagar

IMG_0230 Steven Fullagar has been in osteopathic practice for 18 years. With two undergraduate science degrees, Steven has invested his knowledge into understanding the workings of the human body. Steven is passionate  about empowering patients to be in control of their own health and treats patients of all ages.

Steven studied Biochemistry and Physiology at the University of Reading, UK, prior to studying Osteopathic Medicine at the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM). Whilst at BCOM he also gained the Diploma of Naturopathy. He attained a Post Graduate Diploma in Osteopathic Sports Care at Leeds Metropolitan University. Steven is on the committee of Osteopathic Sports Care Association (OSCA UK) and was a clinic tutor and senior lecturer at the BCOM where he enjoyed sharing his skills with students and their patients.

In his spare time Steven can be found paddling on the river and enjoying his relatively new home city of fantastic Brisbane!

 Office Manager: Marion Sanders

Marion 1Marion keeps things running smoothly and everyone organised. Chances are she will be the first smiling face you will encounter at the clinic.

She is also a masters level triathalete and has a last name suspiciously similar to Graham….. could it be? Yes, in fact they are.

Receptionist: Morgan Gallagher

Morgan Morgan is our efficient and friendly part time receptionist. When she is not working  at Westside Osteopathy she is busy studying law and playing state level hockey for Queensland.