Ruth O'Keefe

Ruth O'Keefe
Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapist
MHlthSc(OrthoManipT), MHlthSc(Ed),Grad Dip.Clin Epi, Dip

Ruth is one of the most experienced physiotherapist’s in Newcastle and has over 50 years of clinical experience. Ruth uses Nordic techniques to mobilise the spine and limbs. Nordic manual therapy is based on osteopathic and muscle energy principles. She has been an examiner for both undergraduate and Masters students at Newcastle and Charles Sturt universities. She has extensive experience In Women's health and was one of the first physiotherapists in Australia to treat incontinence. She has helped to conduct continence workshops to train other physiotherapists.