All of our exceptional practitioners are experts in their chosen specialties and are committed to their ongoing learning and personal development.








Eliza completed her podiatry degree at La Trobe University in 2003, graduating with Honours.  Eliza also has a degree in Human Movement and in Education. Personal experience with Type 1 Diabetes has greatly influenced Eliza’s knowledge of the condition from both a practitioner and patient point of view. Eliza prides herself on being up-to-date with current … Continue reading ELIZA – PODIATRIST

elissa – Osteopath

Elissa O’Brien graduated from Victoria University in 1998 with a Masters Degree in Health Science – Osteopathy. Since then she has studied many short courses at post grad level in Osteopathy in The Cranial Field, treatment of the face, Paediatrics, Pregnancy and her favourite area; Rule of the Artery, the circulatory model of Osteopathic Technique.

mary – podiatrist

Mary is an experienced and resourceful podiatrist who graduated from La Trobe University in 1993 and has practiced in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne for over 22 years. Mary is renowned for her friendly nature, professionalism, and providing high quality care to her patients.

alana – osteopath

  I am a registered Osteopath and member of Osteopathy Australia. I graduated from 5 years of osteopathic study from RMIT University with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Complementary Medicine) and a Masters in Osteopathy.

rachimah – osteopath

  Rachimah completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Complimentary Medicine (Osteopathy) and a Masters in Osteopathy at RMIT University. She also has over 8 years’ experience working as a masseuse prior to becoming an Osteopath.

kathy – kinesiologist

I have practised Kinesiology for over 18 years. In addition to general Kinesiology services, I have expertise in working with children, adolescents and adults who have learning difficulties, sensory processing issues, become stressed and anxious under exam conditions or have difficulty in adapting to new technology or learning new skills in the workplace.

claire – Kinesiologist

Why am I doing what I do. This is when my purpose, passion and profession are at one within myself. Gaining mastery by becoming a qualified kinesiologist, I have extended my learning by studying Reiki, Aromatherapy and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

nicole – nutritionist

I am a qualified Clinical Nutritionist, having completed a Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine) and the owner of ‘Nourish the Gut’.

janette – lactation consultant

  Janette’s interest in breastfeeding began with her own journey as a mother to her two baby boys, who are now young adults.  She has been a volunteer peer support Breastfeeding Counsellor (Cert IV) with the Australian Breastfeeding Association for over 15 years, and in 2011 she qualified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

Rob – Remedial Massage Therapist

Rob is a qualified Remedial Massage Therapist, having completed a Certificate IV in Massage Therapy (Advanced Relaxation) and a Diploma of Remedial Massage at the Australian College of Fitness and Bodywork. His studies included a special focus on Lomi Lomi Massage Techniques (a Hawaiian style of Massage) which inspired him to complete intensive courses in … Continue reading Rob – Remedial Massage Therapist

melissa – pranic healer & beautician

  Melissa Mazza understands just how important feeling good is to our wellbeing, and now science is backing her up. Current research suggests that activities involved in maintaining beauty positively can influence our emotion and physical wellbeing. Her presence at BHH gives us all another way to be the best version of ourselves.

nicki – reception

Hi, my name is Nicki and I would like to welcome you to Balwyn Health Hub. I am a friendly face behind the front desk. It is my job and pleasure to assist you in scheduling an appointment, processing a payment or simply answering any questions you may have, before or after you have seen … Continue reading nicki – reception

Chrysula – Coffee Cup Reader

I do intuitive reading by using an ancient coffee cup reading technique called Tasseography. Tasseography is a fortune-telling technique that interprets patterns in coffee grounds. For thousand of years, this ancestry tradition has been passed down many generations through the females in my family, from one generation to the next. The coffee cup and I … Continue reading Chrysula – Coffee Cup Reader