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About us

Meet our osteopaths

Gillian Shaw

Bsc (Hons) Ost. London, MONZ, MOCNZ

Gillian’s warm, friendly demeanour coupled with 22 years applying medical, structural and gentle hands-on cranial technique, Gillian offers effective treatment for all people and a wide range of issues.

  • Pain relief for sports injuries, ACC accidents
  • Whole families at different ages and stages
  • Back pain, migraine, aches and pains
  • Digestive health
  • Treating mums and children including fertility, expectant mums, babies. As a professional working mother to four beautiful girls, Gillian has experience and empathy and is well known for achieving excellent results.

“I love my job and working with people. My happy place is walking a NZ beach, swimming and Pilates. I have started playing the piano again which is wonderful. My kids inspire me to keep moving and improving!”

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Sarah-Jane Attias

Bsc (Hons) Ost. London, MONZ, MOCNZ

Sarah-Jane is one of the country’s most respected practitioners, with over 20 years’ experience. Her signature sense of empathy, warm nature and fine-tuned diagnostic skills are legendary. She believes in providing an integrated treatment approach for the whole family, sports people, pregnant mums, babies and toddlers, encouraging general good health, and youthful vitality for those growing older.

SJ embodies her holistic beliefs in her daily activities, interchanging yoga, Pilates, swimming, tramping and cycling. She enjoys an organic nutrient-rich diet and the odd glass of red wine to powerhouse her way through life.


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Ann Sandnes

BAppSc.(Human Biology)., MOst. MOcNZ, ACC. Locum.

Ann offers gentle, effective treatment for all the family at different ages and stages.
With over a decade of clinical experience Ann is well known for achieving excellent results treating a wide range of issues.

  • Cranial, structural, myofascial and visceral osteopathy.
  • Pain relief for musculoskeletal, back pain, migraine, aches and pains.
  • Acute sports and ACC accidents.
  • Chronic conditions related to posture and/or old injuries.
  • Diagnoses, treatment and healing of traumatic stress within your body.
  • Digestive issues.
  • Diagnosis & treatment of dysfunctional breathing patterns
  • Many more issues – please refer to our website.
  • I enjoy helping you discover environmental factors that can further help your healing process.

“I am continually fascinated by how osteopathic diagnosis and treatment enhances the body’s incredible ability to adapt and heal. I find my Stillness, through yoga practice, skiing, tramping and being with nature.”

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Natasha Kotlarevsky

GLOW therapeutic massage

With 11 years experience massaging including 4 years at the award winning Pullman Hotel Luxury Spa, Natasha offers several specialised techniques she has studied & developed.

  • Melt into a therapeutic and relaxation massage blending eastern and western techniques using 100% pure French aromatherapy oils.
  • You select from pamper, relaxing massages, deep tissue and detox treatments all geared towards healing your body and sore or tender muscles.
  • Natasha’s goal is to release areas of tension and relax your mind and body.

“Ten fabulous years with AirNZ as a International flight attendant was fun but deep down I had a burn for a healthier lifestyle. Then bingo, I experienced my first massage and I was hooked!”

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About us

Meet our osteopaths

Our professional osteopaths, headed by former president of the NZ Osteopathic Society Sarah-Jane Attias, have a deep understanding of physiology and anatomy, and are all highly skilled in cranial and gentle structural alignments that will balance and reactivate your body for optimum function & health.

Our Ponsonby / Grey Lynn osteo team believe in

  • good clear communications with you, we focus on your individual goals and needs
  • we provide a detailed assessment then a diagnosis is made followed by a hands-on therapeutic treatment specific to your needs.
  • We like to communicate with you so you know exactly what is happening and assure you feel safe and trusted with our cranial and gentle osteopathic treatments

It’s all about what’s right for you; a successful treatment for each individual.

What to expect during your Osteopathic Treatment: osteopaths choose to use a diverse selection of effective, safe techniques, as appropriate, to suit each individual patient.