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South Melbourne 3205
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Dr Declan Hofbauer - B. App. Sc. (Comp. Med.), B. Health. Sc./B. App. Sc. (Osteopathy)

A graduate of RMIT, Declan enjoys treating all ages and conditions from acute sporting injuries through to chronic and complex presentations.  Declan treats everyone’s unique presentation in a holistic manner with the aim to help everyone move towards their peak health, regardless of their condition or background.

Skiing since he could walk, Declan grew up in the high country of Victoria and is an avid skier and cyclist, with a background in elite alpine ski racing as both an athlete and coach.  This sporting background, along with the desire to work with and help people, attracted Declan to osteopathy.

Declan has worked alongside world leading orthopaedic surgeons in India, managing patients both pre- and post-surgery for frozen shoulders, knees and hips.  Declan is trained in dry needling and cupping and also has extensive knowledge of mattresses and pillows with over 2 years of experience in the sleep industry.

 “Health is an individual concept that is unique to everyone and one that will constantly evolve and change throughout that person’s life.  Health is not a single rule, rather an empowering, dynamic tool to use in getting the most out of life”.

Thomas (Tom) graduated from the Southern School of Natural Therapies in 2010 in the field of Clinical Myotherapy. He comes with over 4 years experience working for the Carlton Football Club and 5 years working in a clinical environment at Beyond Osteopathy in Windsor and Hawthorn. He has worked with many athletes of different sports predominantly in football, running and swimming. He also works with corporate clients treating injuries that occur from everyday desk jobs and has developed techniques for treating people that suffer pain from the wear and tear of everyday life. Tom has also completed extensive workshops for pre and post natal treatment to help mothers deal with the stresses and problems that can arise during and after pregnancy. This combined with Ergonomic Assessment are further skills that Tom can guide clients through. He specialises in deep tissue massage, dry needling and joint mobility. Tom has a passion for health and fitness competing in fun runs and finishing his first marathon in July 2010 on the Gold Coast. His interest in many sports including football, basketball, boxing, waterpolo, triathlon, weightlifting and CrossFit enable him to have a keen eye for the treatments, remedies and programs for people that are looking to improve their fitness or just live a healthier life. As a qualified and experienced Personal Trainer (certificate 3 & 4 Fitness), Tom leads daily Boot Camp and one on one sessions each week. He uses this skill and experience to present a more holistic view of health and well-being.
Yannick is a passionate Naturopath who strives to help her patients obtain optimal health and healing through lifestyle, diet, herbal medicine and supplements.
Melissa’s love of sport is what drew her to the career of Osteopathy. Her passion for helping people through their various aches and pains is what drives her each day in clinical practice. Melissa graduated at Victoria University with a Bachelor of Clinical Science and Masters in Osteopathy. In her masters she investigated the benefits and affects on the body of barefoot and minimalistic shoe running, working with participants from the Western Bulldogs Football Club.

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