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Dianne Hermans and her journey with Q magnets:


Dianne Hermans

Dianne Hermans is a senior physiotherapist with a special interest in chronic and complex pain.

Graduating with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland in 1988, Dianne's first placement was at the Royal Hobart Hospital. By 1991, Dianne was the senior neurosurgical physiotherapist and in 1994 commenced private practice in Manly West, a Brisbane bayside suburb.

In 2000, Dianne met the neurologist who originally invented Quadrapolar magnets for the treatment of pain - Dr Robert Holcomb MD, PhD. This was soon after she had used the devices to successfully treat her own whiplash injury, ceasing her need for regular pain medication.


At the time Dr Holcomb ran the Centre for Neuromagnetics at the Vanderbilt Medical University in Nashville, Tennessee. Over the next four years Dianne was taught by Dr Holcomb and had the privilege to learn from his extensive clinical reasoning skills


Dianne is currently enrolled in a Masters program at Griffith University and is conducting a double-blind Randomised Controlled trial using Q magnets. Dianne has trained hundreds of health professionals in the use and application of Q magnets. See some of Dianne's professional Case Study presentations here.


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