Our Allied Health Providers
Oakleigh Osteopathy & Allied Health has a team of practitioners working together to provide advice and guidance to ensure you are well supported through all facets. There is plenty of evidence to demonstrate that having a team of people providing you up-to-date management works better than relying on any single practitioner to do it all.
Jacinta has had the pleasure of helping people improve their health since 2013, first as a personal trainer and nutrition coach, then as a Clinical Nutritionist after completing a Bachelor of Health Science in Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine.
Jacinta's mission is to guide, teach and support her clients to improve their health naturally. As a Clinical Nutritionist, Jacinta works with people with a wide range of health issues such as digestive problems, hormones and reproductive health, weight management, allergies, autoimmunity, mental health, fatigue and skin conditions..
Jacinta works with her clients to develop a deep, holistic understanding of the factors contributing to their health issues and formulate goals and a personalised treatment plan that may include recommendations for dietary modification and other lifestyle factors such as sleep, environment, physical activity and breathing practices and, if required, nutritional supplementation. .
Jacinta’s passion for nutritional medicine is driven by seeing her clients get to the bottom of their health problems and hearing how good they feel as they begin to implement changes.
Dave graduated from the esteemed ESTT College of Natural Medicine in 2008 and received the Anne Bate Scholarship Shield during his time there. He travelled to China and studied at Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine while working in hospital settings.
After working with Chiropractic clinics in Melbourne, in 2010 he opened Chadstone Massage Centre. In 2020 he changed the name to Eastern Melbourne Remedial Massage.
Dave is a keen participant in many sports, including Football, Tennis, Swimming, Long Distance Running, and Martial Arts. Due to this he is well aware of the associated aches, pains and occasional injuries that can occur in sports, giving him a greater insight into the best preventative measures to take to avoid or minimise pain.
Possessing the highest Australian qualifications in massage, Dave prides himself on professional and caring service, and is always interested in new and innovative practices.
•Diploma of Health Science (Medical Massage)
•Diploma of Remedial Massage
•Certificate IV in Tactile Therapies (Sports Massage)
•Certificate IV in Tactile Therapies (Relaxation Massage)
•Certificate IV in Massage
•Certificate IV in Athlete Support Services
•Certificate of Clinical Practice of Tuina (Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine)
Steven has been a Professional Holistic Health & Massage Therapies practitioner since 2004, having also graduated from E.S.T.T College of Natural Medicine, earning placement on the Acknowledgment Shield of his graduating year.
With experience in the Clinical, Spa and Sporting arenas, he has received Silver Eminence recognition for his contributions and delivery of excellence from Hamilton Island Enterprises.
Steven has treated athletes at State and National level, supporting Ironman, triathlon and half-marathon competitors. With a strong passion for helping people overcome and rehabilitate from injuries, assist with maintaining an optimum quality of life and providing practical insight and tools to maintain health and well-being.
Currently Steven is pursuing a double bachelor’s degree in Chinese Medicine at RMIT to further increase his professional scope of practice.
•Diploma of Remedial Massage
•Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
•Certificate IV in Relaxation Massage
•Certificate IV in Polarity Therapy
•Certificate IV Trainer/ Assessor
•Level II Reiki Practitioner (Usui Method)