Elite Therapy Chiropractic
Elite Therapy located in Newstead, is one of Brisbane’s premier chiropractic clinics where patient care and wellbeing is paramount. We strive to provide our patients with the latest up to date testing and clinical procedures in a friendly caring environment. This combination allows us to produce outstanding results. The clinic was established in 2016 by Katrine Saeter, Doctor of Chiropractic.
Under Katrine’s ownership the clinic has undergone a substantial refurbishment. Katrine and her associates use a wide range of chiropractic adjusting techniques depending on your needs and preferences, from a very gentle adjustment to manual techniques. Katrine is a member of Chiropractic Australia and registered with AHPRA and are recognised by all private health insurance companies.
We work closely with patients to manage their needs, whether it is to get out of pain or to achieve better function and wellbeing. We treat patients of all backgrounds and ages from babies to the elderly. Whatever your personal needs, our friendly staff are here to help and assist you.
We look forward to welcoming you to the clinic.
The Elite Therapy Team
The Elite Therapy Team
Dr Katrine Saeter - Chiropractor B.Sc.Chiro. M.Chiro.
Katrine Saeter moved from Norway to Australia with the sole purpose of studying chiropractic. Since graduating from Macquarie University in Sydney, Katrine has gained vast experience working along some of the best chiropractors throughout Australia in places such as Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville and remote Mount Isa. Katrine also worked overseas in Jakarta, Indonesia where she worked with medical doctors treating patients with medical conditions rarely seen in Australia. In 2005 Katrine won an international award for her contribution to a research paper on chronic low back pain in a multidisciplinary approach.
Katrine was co-founder and director of Ourchiro chiropractic clinic Brisbane where she was head chiropractor for over 10 years. In 2016 she opened the new multidisciplinary clinic Elite Therapy co at Newstead in Brisbane. It was the passion to delivering even better services to the community and working with a holistic health and sports orientated team of professionals that was the drive behind this new practice.
Katrine has particular interest in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to sciatica and sciatic nerve disorders, back pain, neck pain and headaches. Katrine has a keen interest in conditions associated with sporting injury and performance. She also takes special interest in pregnancy, women’s and children’s health as well as corporate and work programs.
Dr Joel Pavlenko - Chiropractor B.Sc.Chiro. M Clin Chiro.
Dr. Joel Palvenko is an enthusiastic chiropractor with previous experience as a chiropractor in Noosa and North Brisbane. Joel’s special interests include Family Chiropractic care, injury prevention, back and neck pain, chronic conditions, scoliosis and wellbeing. During Joel’s studies at Central Queensland University, he attended seminars on Syntropy Chiropractic adjustment and was exposed to a variety of techniques such as SOT, Thompson, Activator and diversified adjusting.
Joel chose to become a Chiropractor due to his love for the human body and its incredible ability to heal. Outside of the practice, Joel’s hobbies include camping, fishing, spearfishing, Golf and spending time at the beach when possible.
Joel grew up in Mackay, he enjoyed an active upbringing playing various sports, and on the weekends, you would find Joel on the great barrier reef swimming with the wildlife and sustainably catching seafood.
Antonio Bonomo - Remedial Massage Therapist
Antonio is a Remedial Massage therapist with extensive experience in sport & health related therapy. He has a notable background of working alongside chiropractors and most recently at World Gym, where his focus was on treating bodybuilders in training and recovery. He has a client base that includes high-performance athletes.
Antonio graduated from Q Academy in May 2022 and has additional certifications in Cert III + IV Fitness. He offers Remedial Massage Therapy, Myofascial Therapy, Cupping Therapy, Dragging & Dry Needling and is a member of the Australian Natural Therapists Association.
Antonio’s motivation for becoming a Remedial Massage Therapist stemmed from his own experiences with physical maintenance required in sports training. He is currently training as a track athlete at National level. He enjoys the challenge of working with athletes and sportsmen from his own sport, as well as the diversity of cases he encounters, appreciating the opportunity to work with individuals from various backgrounds.
In his free time, Antonio maintains a busy social life with close friends and family to achieve a balance between work and personal life. He is dedicated to fitness, spending time at the gym and on the track for training. He also enjoys tinkering on vehicles when time allows.