416 Ilam Road, Fendalton, Christchurch 8052

Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday 7am - 8pm

416 Ilam Road, Fendalton, Christchurch 8052

Clinic Hours: Monday-Friday 7am-8pm

Lorraine Herity

Lorraine Herity serves as the Clinic Director at Better Health Osteopathy in Christchurch, New Zealand. With valuable experience gained from working in Osteopathic clinics in London and Ireland, Lorraine made the decision to relocate to New Zealand. Her journey in the field began at the British School of Osteopathy in London, where she successfully completed her Master of Osteopathy (M.Ost) degree. Driven by her unwavering dedication and passion for Osteopathy, Lorraine consistently strives to enhance the well-being of her patients. Her primary goal is to facilitate her patients' recovery and swiftly restore them back to their everyday activities. In her role as an Osteopathic clinic tutor at Ara, she takes great pleasure in imparting her knowledge and expertise to the aspiring osteopaths of the future.

Lorraine Herity Principal Osteopath
M.Ost (UK), M.Sc, B.Sc

Qualifications / Affiliations

  • M.Ost Master of Osteopathy, British School of Osteopath, London, UK
  • Registered Osteopath, Osteopathic Council New Zealand
  • Clinic Director of Better Health Osteopathy
  • ARA Clinic Tutor for Osteopathic Students

Areas of Interest

  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Headaches
  • Women’s Health – Pregnancy and post-partum
  • Babies and Children

Christchurch Osteopath

Lorraine is an exceptionally compassionate and friendly Osteopath dedicated to solving problems and uncovering the root causes of her patient’s pain. With her expertise, she offers comprehensive and highly effective care for a wide range of ailments. Whether you’re struggling with sports injuries, back and neck pain, acute or chronic conditions, pregnancy-related issues, or headaches, Lorraine is committed to helping you find relief.

As your Osteopath, Lorraine will conduct a thorough medical history, diagnose your condition, and provide you with a clear understanding of your treatment options. Her approach is centred on addressing the underlying cause of your pain rather than merely alleviating symptoms.

Lorraine develops personalised treatment plans tailored to your specific needs, which may include a combination of osteopathic treatment, rehabilitative exercises, and advice on pain relief. She understands that certain cases require specialised expertise, so she has established a robust network of specialists, including surgeons, sports doctors, podiatrists, nutritionists, and counsellors. If necessary, Lorraine can refer you to these professionals to ensure you receive the most appropriate care.

Lorraine is ACC-approved, and she can directly refer patients for X-rays and ultrasounds if needed. Moreover, you don’t need a referral to see an Osteopath in New Zealand, making the process even more convenient for you.

She highly accommodating and dedicated to making your consultation and treatment experience as smooth and convenient as possible for both you and your family.

Lorraine genuinely looks forward to the opportunity to provide you with the care you truly deserve. Don’t hesitate to reach out to her to schedule an appointment. She will be more than delighted to assist you and your loved ones.

Take the first step towards a pain-free life by booking your appointment with Lorraine Online.