After leaving school and completing a Science degree at Melbourne
University, Dan found himself looking into options in the health care
field. Successful treatment by a local osteopath on his various football
injuries sparked a keen interest in the holistic approach Osteopathy
offered – and his passion for the field began.

Dan is currently completing his Osteopathy degree at Victoria
University, and is in his final year of the Masters program. During his
studies, Dan has worked as a sports trainer for St Bede’s Mentone FC, as
well as undertaking a tutor role in Functional Anatomy at Victoria
University. His love of sports and all things anatomy guide his treatment as he helps get patients back to their day to day activities.
Dan has a specific interest in treating lower limb and hip pain.

Dan is also looking to complete a further qualification in Dry Needling
throughout the year, in conjunction with finishing his final year of

When he’s not at Total Balance, Dan stays busy throughout the week by
running and cycling to stay fit, attending music at live venues around
Melbourne, and spending time with friends and family. He is an avid West
Coast Eagles fan and is hoping to get over to Perth soon to attend a
game in the new stadium.