About Vanessa Ogata

Vanessa has more than 7 years of experience in the massage industry, having also completed a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy whilst living in Brazil. She joined the BJC Health team in 2008.

Being a patient herself due to injuries related to playing European Handball for 14 years in Brazil and indoor soccer in Australia, Vanessa has a great understanding of how manual therapy can help with the healing process and the best massage approach for each sports modality or any other physical activity.

Passionate about the body and mind, Vanessa is always learning about the connections between the physical and emotional states of the human body. One of her lines of expertise is using massage as an additional tool for clients with anxiety and depression, fibromyalgia and chronic pain. 

Learn About The Conditions We Specialize In

Learn More

BJC's Connected Care Model and How it Helps You

Arthritis requires an Integrated Approach. We call this Connected Care. This approach has come about because our main objective has always been to treat the whole person, not just the site of pain. We achieve this by encouraging our specialists and allied health professionals to work together in connecting the treatment of our clients’ health issues where appropriate.

Learn More

Videos By Vanessa

Massage for post event recovery! ⛹🏻‍♀️🚴🏻‍♀️🤸🏾‍♂️🏃🏽‍♀️🏃🏽




Remedial Massage Therapist: Vanessa


Interested in learning about remedial massage?

Learn More

The Latest From Vanessa

Struggling with fatigue?

We've had a number of clients reach out to us in the last few weeks...

Read More

Feeling more aches and pains?

We totally appreciate at the moment that some of our clients are...

Read More

Living with a chronic disease is like living in a cell

Those words came directly from a client who has recently started working...

Read More
See All Posts

Have Questions For Our Team?

Shop Now