Bachelor of Health Sciences (Physiotherapy)
Dominic comes to Gold Coast Headache and Migraine Clinic after gaining a wide range of experience, both in Australia and New Zealand. Since graduating in 2013 from Auckland University of Technology, in New Zealand, Dominic has worked in several disciplines, including elite sports physiotherapy, musculoskeletal physiotherapy as well as his current field of interest; treating headache and migraine disorders.
Dominic is an accomplished clinician who brings broad clinical experience and leadership to The Gold Coast Headache and Migraine Clinic. His experience began in sports physiotherapy for several national and Olympic level teams; this allowed him to learn from expert physiotherapists with both Olympic and professional sports backgrounds. In this field, Dominic travelled both domestically and internationally with sports teams as their lead physiotherapist.
Since then, Dominic has worked in private clinics in Melbourne, where he further developed his clinical assessment and treatment skills. He also completed post-graduate physiotherapy courses in Dry Needling, Clinical Pilates, Shoulder Injury and Lower Back Pain in this time.
Over this time, Dominic developed an interest in headaches and migraines, some of the most common, yet difficult conditions to manage. This inquiry brought Dominic to seek qualification as a Level 2 Watson Headache clinician and become one of the most proficient headache clinician available in the world.
Dominic believes that the key to understanding your headache or migraine, is a holistic approach that involves a comprehensive assessment of the patient’s body, as well as the lifestyle factors that may be involved. This ensures that he is able to help get you back to the things that are most important to you in life.
The wide range of experiences that Dominic has had throughout his training and career, as well as his commitment to learning and teaching, ensures that every headache and migraine treatment session is performed to the highest level.
- Bachelor of Health Sciences (Physiotherapy)
- Dry Needling for Sports Injuries
- DMA Clinical Pilates trained
- Watson Headache® Practitioner
- Level I Watson Headache® Foundation Course
- Level II Watson Headache® Consolidation Course
Fun Facts about Dominic
Dominic has played sport his whole life, in particular swimming and hockey. He currently still plays hockey regularly and is continually working on his form on the golf course. When he isn’t at work, Dominic enjoys good food and drink and spending time with friends and family.