Laura Chapman
Registered Osteopath
Laura Chapman, Osteopath

Laura Chapman is a passionate and dedicated Osteopath, having vast experience working in clinics in both Australia and the UK. Laura combines manual osteopathic medicine, dry needling and functional rehabilitation not only as a way to achieve effective pain relief, but to help promote injury prevention while improving individual performance and lifestyle.

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.


Natalie Maynard
Registered Osteopath
Dr Natalie Maynard, Registered Osteopath

Natalie Maynard grew up in country Victoria, enjoying farm life and the outdoors. Natalie began her academia life at La Trobe University completing a Bachelor of Health Science (anatomy & physiology), continuing on to graduate from RMIT University with a Bachelor of health Science/Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy) with Distinction. Natalie is part of the team at The Osteopaths of Heidelberg.

Andelys Warren
Registered Osteopath
Andelys Warren, Osteopath at The Osteopaths of Blackburn

Andelys Warren (otherwise known as Andy) completed her five years of Osteopathic training at Victoria University graduating with a Bachelor of Science (Clinical Science) and Master of Health Science (Osteopathy).  Prior to studying Osteopathy Andelys completed a Bachelor of Nutritional Science and a Bachelor of Health Science (focused on occupational therapy) at La Trobe University.  Andy is part of the Team at The Osteopaths of Blackburn.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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