Dr Kate Schaffner is a registered osteopath and a member of Osteopathy Australia. Kate completed a five year osteopathy degree at Victoria University. As a part of her study, Kate received a grant to undertake an internship at the British School of Osteopathy in London where she treated patients in various speciality and community clinics.
Since graduating, Kate has worked as an osteopath in Melbourne’s south eastern suburbs. She also tutors osteopathy students at Victoria University. Kate has a particular interest in treating neck pain, headaches and jaw pain. She also enjoys treating low back and hip pain.
Kate has actively continued her professional development by undertaking courses in both direct and more gentle indirect osteopathic techniques, osteopathy for children and therapeutic yoga as an adjunct to treatment.
In her spare time Kate enjoys yoga, running and learning about complementary and alternative medicine. These interests complement Kate’s holistic approach to treating her patients.
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