Practice Aims:

  • To diagnose and manage your pain and distress professionally, compassionately, supportively and as rapidly as possible through expert, evidence-informed practice
  • To provide you with the knowledge, the understanding and the insight to better manage problems for yourself
  • To utilise osteopathic manual and manipulative care where indicated, appropriately, evidentially and selectively
  • To assure you of professional engagement with other medical and healthcare professionals, as well as with various institutions (ACC, Insurance) together with the implementation of any necessary investigations


To MAKE AN APPOINTMENT use the CONTACT US link on this site or phone us on 03 489 5693

Introducing Dr Christopher McGrath


academic clinician - osteopath

With more than 30 years of clinical practice in NZ, UK and Australia, blended with research experience and a focus on evidence-based practice, Dr McGrath is a NZ registered health practitioner (osteopath) unique among NZ and Australian osteopaths in having doctoral (PhD) and master (MSc) degrees (Anatomy) from the Otago University School of Medical Sciences in addition to postgraduate diplomas in Occupational Health Practice (Otago) and in Biomechanics (Bioengineering Unit, Strathclyde University, Glasgow).

Christopher is a member of the New Zealand Pain Society, the Australian and New Zealand Association of Clinical Anatomists and the first osteopathic member of Friends of Science in Medicine. He is well published in research and professional journals.