Melissa is an enthusiastic and caring Osteopath. Her holistic approach to treatment aims to address all areas of the body to create balance and alleviate discomfort.
After years in private practice in Melbourne she moved to London to complete her post graduate diploma in specialised paediatric osteopathy at the UCO, and later embarked on her studies in a post graduate for women’s health osteopathy with the renowned Molinari Institute of health.
Her passion for learning feeds her desire to offer the most up to date and comprehensive treatments as possible. She aims to ensure clear and concise education to actively involve her patients in their treatment plan.
- Bachelor of Science (Clinical Science) 2011
- Masters in Health Science (Osteopathy) 2013
- Post graduate diploma in specialised paediatric osteopathy 2018
- Yoga Teacher Training 2015
- Dry needling and myofacial cupping Level 1 2014
- Advanced Dry needling and cupping Level 2016
- APPI equipment series FULL certification 2014/2016
- APPI mat work level 1-3 2016
Melissa enjoys working with women and children, helping to alleviate childhood conditions and to assist women and their families through the challenging transition of a new addition or extension to their current family. Melissa has a long history of working with women throughout all stages of pregnancy and beyond, including assessment and treatment for pelvic conditions, pelvic floor dysfunction and post-partum recovery of the body.
With her wealth of knowledge in paediatrics and women’s health, she offers a complete and supportive package for everything mums and bubs related. She is passionate about empowering mums to be informed and educated about the changes to their body and how to safely and effectively return back to pre-pregnancy activity and wellbeing.
Melissa loves the ocean. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her daughter Poppy exploring nature. Melissa is a passionate yogi, loves running and doing pilates whenever the opportunity arises.