Dr Rory McKay is a senior osteopath associate at Hobsons Bay Osteopathy and has been looking after the health and well-being of patients in the Inner West for the last 4 years.
Originally from the UK, Rory qualified from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine with a Masters Degree in Osteopathy in 2011. Having made the decision to move ‘Down Under’ in 2013 with his fiancée Catherine he has embraced the Australian lifestyle and is currently applying for permanent residency, looking forward to becoming a fully fledged Australian citizen in the future.
To keep fit Rory can be found running around Williamstown three times a week in the early hours of the morning, this dedication to his cardiovascular fitness saw him complete the 2016 Melbourne Marathon. When not running the mornings are spent on his own strength and conditioning in the gym, spotting with principal osteopath Dr Mike Stowe. Rory has always been an avid Tottenham Hotspur fan and plays soccer for a local league soccer team, for which he is currently goalkeeper and awarded M.V.P awards 2017 for Barnstoneworth F.C reserves.
Rory’s knowledge and interest for treating sporting injuries come from his own experience in competing in Rugby, cricket and later Soccer while in England which makes him a great practitioner to treat and rehabilitate your injury and return you to the physical activity you enjoy. He has a great rapport with young sports players too often giving great advise on recovery and maintenance.
Since being in Australia, Rory has added dry needling to his skillset, completing two courses, the second under the tutelage of advanced dry needling international expert Dr Jan Dommerhalt. The needling has added a dynamic dimension to an already strong, structural treatment style, which is underpinned by an extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Applicable to all injuries be it; acute pain, chronic long-term aches or even for preventative measures Rory’s subset of skills and calm, friendly demeanor will leave you feeling confident that you have an experienced and competent practitioner.