HND, B.SC (ClinSc), B.sc (Hons), PGCE, M.H.Sc (Osteopathy)
Dr Jeff Harris (Osteopath) has a special interest in foot, leg and pelvic biomechanics including gait assessment. He is also trained to carry out on site ergonomics assessments and write medico-legal reports, especially those concerning whiplash injuries. Like other Osteopaths, he is trained to treat the vast majority of conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, using osteopathic manual therapy and exercise. Jeff is also trained in Dry Needling, which may be used in conjunction with osteopathic techniques and is especially useful for chronic pain sufferers.
Jeff is keen on most outdoor activities & endurance sport. He cycles, runs, skis & hikes regularly.
After completing his osteopathic qualifications in Melbourne in 1999, Jeff went on to practice osteopathy in the Channel Islands in a large sports medicine & pain clinic. He returned to Australia with his family in 2013 and since then has practiced as an Osteopath in Echuca, Shepparton and, more recently, Darwin. Jeff has also taught at Victoria University, Southern School of Natural Therapies (Fitzroy & Bendigo) and Latrobe University.