Gold Coast Osteopath

GC Osteopathy

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Osteopathy for All Ages

Osteopathy for All Ages

  • Severe or chronic back pain
  • Acute or chronic neck pain
  • Migraines, headaches
  • Sciatica, tingling or numbness
  • Arthritic symptoms
  • Disc injuries
  • Symptoms from whiplash and/or physical trauma
  • Sports injuries
  • TMJ (Jaw) dysfunction
  • Workplace injuries
  • Muscle or ligament strains.

 

 
Some Features of Our Osteopathy Clinic

Some Features of Our Osteopathy Clinic

  • Member, Osteopathy Australia
  • Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Over 25 years clinical experience
  • We take the whole body into account – not just “the spine”
  • Gentle treatment to get to the cause of the problem
  • 40 minutes one-on-one time allocated for each initial and follow-up consultation
  • Plenty of time for treatment, discussion and explanation
  • Reputation for cranial osteopathic proficiency
  • Integrative Care – we can work alongside your Doctor
  • DVA and WorkCover approved (Doctor/Consultant Referral required)
  • Certified and Nationally Registered
  • Covered by all Private Health Funds
  • HICAPS facility to claim on the spot
  • Ground floor premises
  • Easy parking
  • Evening and Saturday appointments available.
For Babies and Pregnant Mums

For Babies and Pregnant Mums

Babies are brought with -

  • "Flat head" or plagiocephaly
  • Torticollis or "wry neck"
  • The musculo-skeletal components of restlessness or irritability
  • Effects of a difficult or traumatic birth
  • The musculo-skeletal components of infant colic and reflux
  • The musculo-skeletal components of feeding and latching issues.

Please see our page on treating babies and children for more details.

Pregnant Mums come to us with -

  • Lower and upper back pain
  • Constipation
  • Hip and pelvis pain
  • Sciatica.

Please see our page on treating women during pregnancy for more details.

IMPORTANT: Evidence of effectiveness of manual therapy for some conditions is limited and inconclusive.  We recognise and strongly support the need for further research in all areas of manual therapy.

 

Whether you are an adult, child or baby, osteopathic treatment is something to be enjoyed!

Dr Joyaa Antares GC Osteopathy

You can't hurry a good osteopathic examination!

Dr Joyaa Antares GC Osteopathy

Gently Does It!

Dr Joyaa Antares GC Osteopathy

What training and qualifications does an osteopath have?

In Australia, all osteopaths complete a minimum of five years university training in anatomy… Full FAQ

How many treatments will I need?

Some people need just one treatment; other people need a few sessions; and others – typically those… Full FAQ

Does it hurt?

Generally not, but sometimes even simple and gentle techniques can give you some soreness during… Full FAQ

Do you have parking facilities?

Yes. Our reception and treatment rooms are all at ground floor level, with parking directly outside… Full FAQ

Do I need a referral?

No. Osteopaths are primary contact practitioners so no doctor’s referral is necessary. However, we… Full FAQ

Where are you located?

We are easy to find. We are opposite Ashmore Plaza shopping centre and your main landmarks are… Full FAQ

Osteopathy in Action

Osteo treating pregnant lady
Gentle head and neck treatment
Osteo taking case history
Osteo, mother and child
Osteo treating lady
Osteo treating asthma
Osteo treating migraine
Osteo treating baby with mother
Learn more about GC Osteopathy...
  • Founded GC Osteopathy in 2002
  • In practice for 30 years
  • His clinic is well known for its treatment of a wide range of adult and children’s problems, including back and neck conditions, headaches and dizziness, problems in the limbs and joints, treatment throughout pregnancy and the musculo-skeletal aspects of child and baby care
  • His depth of knowledge and experience are apparent in every aspect of his clinical work
  • He is known for his caring nature and ability to easily explain your problem to you
  • His additional qualifications include a Grad. Cert. (Neonatal & Infant Paediatric Manual Therapy) and M.Sc. (Epidemiology)
  • Member of Osteopathy Australia.

Learn more about Dr Joyaa Antares, Osteopath.

  • Deborah looks after all aspects of Reception for Dr Joyaa Antares and Dr Paul Purchase
  • If Deborah is away, or on holiday, she is backed up by Melinda 
  • If you have any questions about GC Osteopathy, one option is to call Deborah or Melinda, alternatively use our Quick Contact Form
  • Reception is open from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm with a break for lunch from 1.00 pm to 2.00 pm
  • We have an answer machine for you to leave a message outside hours. Someone will return your call as soon as possible.

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GC Osteopathy - 0427 576 125

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