Dr Dean Wright
Dean completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Physical Education degree working in the fitness industry as a lecturer, exercise instructor and personal trainer prior to becoming an Osteopath. He has completed courses in Personal Training, Group Exercise Instruction, Tennis coaching, Golf coaching and Swimming Instruction. During his work as a health educator Dean became increasingly interested in Osteopathy and its core philosophies regarding healthcare and well-being. Dean completed the Osteopathic degree in 2003 and has been involved in both general practice and University education since. Dean has continued his post graduate education becoming qualified in Biodynamics in Osteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Visceral Osteopathy, DMA Clinical Pilates and Dry Needling. He loves working with a wide variety of patients from babies to the elderly.
On sporting note, Dean competed in Sport Aerobics, a category of Gymnastics, representing Australia for 4 years and won a World Championship in the mixed pairs division in 1997. By the end of his career Dean had won 9 State Titles, 7 National Titles, 2 World Bronze medals, 1 World Silver Medal and a World Gold Medal. He has had the opportunity to give back to sport working with many athletes to improve their performance.
Dr Dean Wright practises at both Essendon and Pascoe Vale clinics.