Dr Laura-Jane Hilditch
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She undertook an internship and then a work placement for two years in Canberra at Canberra City Health Network a large multi-disciplinary clinic where she worked alongside massage therapists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists and many osteopaths. It was in these early years where she refined her patient diagnosis and management skills and still to this day alongside her mentor Dr BJ Field (Osteopath) runs courses in Melbourne for Osteopathic Students in their final years.
She then returned to Melbourne to The Osteopathic Clinic at the end of 2015 to work and grow with the family business.
L-J is currently a clinician a Victoria University where she watches over and mentors Osteopathic Students as they treat in student clinic. She also teaches at the university over a variety of subjects including Clinical Skills, Osteopathic Technique, Case Based Learning, and Rehabilitation.
L-J is a sprinter who competes on a regular basis, her active and busy lifestyle allows her to have an in depth understanding of the various pressures put on the body and this guides how she treats her patients. She believes that movement is the key to a happy body, if we can improve function and movement pain will subsequently decrease. She is a big believer in patients taking a key role in their management by providing exercises to be completed outside of the treatment room, this being key for injury prevention and pain resolution.
L-J has her Cert 3 and 4 in Personal training and is also trained in running and walking gait assessment and retraining through Next Level Running. She undertakes this in the Movement Room at The Osteopathic Clinic Altona. She also runs and coaches clients for multiple F.A.S.T classes per week and is very passionate about her sessions and all of her awesome clients.
L-J WORKS MONDAY, WEDNESDAY ALL DAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY MORNINGS AND SOME SATURDAYS MORNINGS. L-J HAS EARLY MORNING AND LATE NIGHT APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE.
Post Graduate Courses Completed
- neuromuscular dry needling, myofascial cupping
- 9th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Girdle Pain (Singapore)
- Headaches and Miagraines – an evidence based approach
- Clinical Pilates Certificate
- Certificate III & IV fitness
- Strength training for The Allied Health Professional
- Allan Terret upper limb neurological
- Allan Terret Cranial nerve
- Next LEvel Running (Germany)
- Building SPeed and power with the academy of sport speed
- Running rehab by complete sports care (sydney)
More About l-J
L-J is a highly active individual she loves any type of exercise and trains and competes in athletics, most commonly known is the Stawell Gift. When not working, Laura-Jane enjoys spending time with hubby Shaun, playing with their spoodle Ziggy, working on their first house, having a vino with friends and travelling. She is a very bright and happy person with a passion towards health, happiness and fitness.
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