B.Phty, APAM, MPA, SPA
Cred. Mulligan Concepts Practitioner
Watson Headache® Certified Practitioner
Bertrand Doeuk, Director and founder of Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic, leads our organisation, to ensure the highest quality of service, in the specific field of headache and migraine disorders.
Over his career, Bertrand has trained in several hospitals and musculoskeletal clinics throughout Queensland. With the skills acquired through many years of study and research, Bertrand has dedicated his time, passion and commitment to solely treat headache and migraine disorders. He loves what he does as he has helped change the lives of many of his patients through treatment of these dysfunctions. His passion, drive and devotion continues to help and transform the lives of those seeking his professional services.
Bertrand has been titled as “Certified Practitioner” by the Watson Headache Institute, and has completed his Level III training, which equips him to mentor and guide other Watson practitioners. His expertise provides a cornerstone for continued training and quality for all Watson trained practitioners at the Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic.
Bertrand is also recognised as a “Certified Practitioner” of the Mulligan Concepts technique; with these added manual therapy skills, he has been able to help countless patients recover from disabling ailments. Bertrand also assists in facilitating and teaching the Mulligan Concept Course which is taught throughout Australia. These post-graduate courses assist physiotherapists and other allied health practitioners to treat musculoskeletal injuries.
Bertrand was nominated for ‘Physiotherapy excellence of the year’ by Quest Business Achiever Awards in 2012 for his role in delivering excellent services to his patients.
In 2016 and 2017, his clinics were nominated as a finalist in the Australian Small Business Awards for two consecutive years for outstanding and professional services in the health industry.
In 2016 Bertrand was also awarded as winner of Multicultural Young Business Person of the Year by Lord Mayor Graeme Quirk. This was conferred due to the outstanding services his clinic has obtained in treating and managing the community with chronic headaches and migraines. In 2017 Bertrand was an Australian Finalist in the HESTA Primary Healthcare Awards for the dedication and professionalism in working as a primary Australian health care provider.
In 2018, the Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic was nominated as a finalist in the Optus National “Health Services Business of the Year”
Finally and most recently, in 2022, Bertrand was a finalist in the Australian Allied Health Awards, placing him in the top 5 Allied Health Practitioners in the nation!
A extensive knowledge and experience with headaches and migraines is the key to Bertrand’s success to all his patients. Bertrand believes in fully understanding you, your condition and finding the root cause of your headaches and migraines before applying any treatment intervention.
A thorough assessment protocol is initiated to everyone of his patients on the first consultation prior to commencing treatment. Protocols, procedures and treatments are in accordance to the Watson Headache® Approach. With this Bertrand is able to achieve results, with a significant change in bodily dysfunction within the first 5 treatment consultations in order to gain your recovery.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy
- Certificate in Spinal Manual Therapy
- Watson Headache® Certified Practitioner
- Level I to III Watson Headache® Foundation Course
- Credentialed Mulligan Concepts Practitioner
- Part A to C ‘Mulligans Advance Course’
- Certified Mulligan Practitioner course
- Ridgway Method Trained
- Dry Needling/ Acupuncture
- Clinical Rehabilitation Pilates Instructor
Fun Facts About Bertrand
During his spare time he enjoys exercising and keeping fit and healthy by attending crossfit classes. He continues to be a member of F-club (Fight for Fitness Club) and trains regularly throughout the week.
Bertrand was previously an actor and has starred in national and international movies such as ‘Daybreakers’, ‘Crooked Business’ and ‘Dartworth’. He stepped back from acting to follow his passion in treating and fixing the root cause of headaches and migraines.