Peter Parker
Registered Osteopath
Dr Peter Parker, Registered Osteopath

Peter has osteopathic experience with elite athletes, including as Team Osteopath with The Wallabies (Australian Rugby Team).
Peter is a former President of the Australian Osteopathic Association and is the founder of The Osteopaths of Heidelberg and Blackburn and of the not-for-profit charity, UpStanding Kids. He practises at both clinics.


Lyndon Clarke
Registered Osteopath
Dr Lyndon Clarke, osteopath

Lyndon Clarke grew up in the Yarra Valley and studied at RMIT completing his double degree program in Osteopathy. Lyndon chose to follow the path of Osteopathy based on his family history of holistic health. He values the importance of the individual as a whole and each factor that can contribute to a person’s health situation. Lyndon is part of the team at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg.

Jemimah Nicholson
Registered Osteopath
Jemimah Nicholson, Osteopath

Jemimah enjoys treating pain and headaches related to postural strain, sports injuries, and pain related to pregnancy. Jemimah places particular importance on providing patients with a thorough education of their condition. Jemimah is part of the team at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg.

Danielle Cullen
Registered Osteopath
Dr Danielle Cullen, Osteopath

Danielle uses a variety of Osteopathic treatment techniques including Dry Needling and Exercise Prescription to tailor a treatment program specific for the individual.   Danielle is based at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg.

Michelle Andrews
Registered Osteopath
Dr Michelle Andrews, Osteopath

Michelle currently works at Collingwood Football Club with both the AFL and AFL Women. 

Michelle is based at The Osteopaths of Blackburn.

Shaun Coghlan
Registered Osteopath
Shaun Coghlan, Registered Osteopath

Shaun Coghlan completed his Bachelor of Science and Masters in Osteopathy at Victoria University. He has a strong passion for Osteopathy, and is very excited to be part of the team at The Osteopaths of Blackburn.

Shaun has a keen interest in rehabilitation, and promoting self-health and wellbeing through education and lifestyle changes.

Kate May
Registered Osteopath
Kate May, Osteopath at The Osteopaths of Blackburn

Kate May, Registered Osteopath at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg, works with people from a wide range of ages, stages and backgrounds. She designs osteopathic treatment and rehabilitation programs based on your individual lifestyle needs and constraints. Kate especially loves working in women’s health, pregnancy changes as well as reconnection and postural support after labour. Kate also enjoys treating children and teenagers as well.

Bryden McGregor
Registered Osteopath
Bryden McGregor, Registered Osteopath

Bryden graduated from RMIT University in Melbourne after completing a Bachelor of Applied Science in Complementary Medicine, Osteopathy and a Master of Osteopathy. He is also a member of Osteopathy Australia. In addition to Osteopathy, Bryden is an experienced sports trainer and massage therapist. Bryden is very pleased to be a part of the team at Heidelberg.

Melanie Palermo
Registered Osteopath
Dr Melanie Palermo, Osteopath at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg and Blackburn

Melanie Palermo graduated from RMIT University with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Complementary Medicine) and a Masters degree in Osteopathy with Distinction. Melanie has continued her studies undertaking two dry needling and electro-acupuncture courses and frequently uses these techniques as an adjunct to her treatments. In the future, she plans to undertake a course in clinical pilates.

Nicole Tuminello
Registered Osteopath
Nicole Tuminello, Registered Osteopath

Nicole completed her Undergraduate Degree and Masters in Osteopathy at Victoria University in Melbourne. During her time at Victoria University she learnt how to manage a busy, healthy and dynamic lifestyle and aspires to motivate her patients to do the same. She is very excited to be part of The Osteopaths Of Blackburn.

Nicole was attracted to Osteopathy, its holistic approach to treatment and individualised patient care. She is a qualified dry needling practitioner and frequently uses this as an adjunct to her treatment.

Stephanie Giddings
Registered Osteopath
Stephanie Giddings, Osteopath, The Osteopaths of Heidelberg and Blackburn

Stephanie Giddings has gained experience managing the health of people from every age bracket and treating severe acute injuries as well as chronic injuries. Her treatments focus on locating the structural and biomechanical causes of injuries and addressing them.

Stephanie has worked in a private hospital in Mumbai, India, alongside renowned orthopaedic surgeons and physiotherapists. Stephanie has also worked as a football sports trainer – leading to a passion for exercise rehabilitation and further studies in Clinical Pilates.

Christopher Tucker
Registered Osteopath
Chris Tucker, Osteopath

Christopher Tucker, a graduate from the RMIT double degree program in 2006, is a Registered Osteopath at our Heidelberg clinic.

A local resident, Christopher understands a community spirit and he takes pride in sharing the benefits of Osteopathy and general health maintenance amongst the community.

Tegan Jennings
Registered Osteopath
Tegan Jennings, Registered Osteopath

Tegan passionately believes in working with her patients and encouraging them to take an active role in their health and wellbeing.

She has completed further study in clinical Pilates, and finds it is a useful additional tool for rehabilitation, conditioning and general strength.

Tegan sees patients at the Heidelberg Clinic.

Daniela De Fazio
Registered Osteopath
Daniella de Fazio, Osteopath

Dr Daniela De Fazio, has been a registered osteopath at our Heidelberg clinic since 2002.

Daniela’s special interests include women’s health, osteopathy and pregnancy and osteopathy for children.

Megan Ferguson
Megan Ferguson, Myotherapist at The Osteopaths of Blackburn

Megan Ferguson is a qualified Clinical Myotherapist with a Bachelor of Health Science Degree.

To Book with Megan go directly through her own website where you can book online or call her directly on 0431 510 123

Julie Mounter
Registered Psychologist
Julie Mounter

Julie Mounter is a registered general psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS).

Sharyn Murphy
Sharyn Murphy, Receptionist, The Osteopaths of Heidelberg
Rebecca Connolly
Rebecca Connolly, Receptionist at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg