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.