The osteopaths at Heaths Road Osteopathy are registered with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) and are all members of Osteopathy Australia.
Dr Leanne Cascone (Osteopath)
BSc (Clin Sci), MHSc (Osteo)
Leanne completed her Bachelor of Science (Clinical Sciences) and her Master of Health Science (Osteopathy) at the end of 2004 at Victoria University. She began working in the Essendon area but quickly realised that there was a need for osteopathic services in Hoppers Crossing where she had grown up. Leanne opened Heaths Road Osteopathy in 2007 and has been working here since.
Leanne has years of clinical experience treating patients Of all ages. She has done some training in osteopathy in the cranial field and in the Kinesio Taping® Method with Kinesio Taping Association International (KTAI).
When not running the clinic, Leanne is busy with her young family, as well as being a board member on the South West Allied Health Network, where she is able to contribute to allied health issues and improvements within the local community.
Dr Marc Mateo (Osteopath)
BSc (Clin Sci), MHSc (Osteo)
Marc studied osteopathy at Victoria University, completing his Bachelor of Science (Clinical Sciences) and Masters of Health Science (Osteopathy). Throughout his studies, he worked as a trainer for a local football club to help diagnose, treat and rehabilitate sports injuries. He was awarded a clinical placement in India where he provided osteopathic treatments in a private hospital.
Marc enjoys treating a range of patients from all age groups. He uses a combination of techniques tailored to each individual to obtain the best outcome. Marc has completed some additional training in myofascial dry needling and cupping.
Outside of work, Marc enjoys keeping fit and an outdoor lifestyle. He is often planning his next hike, camping trip or rock climbing adventure.
Dr Goabaone (Gee) Molelekwa (Osteopath)
BSc (Clin Sci), MHSc (Osteo),
Cert III- Fitness (Gym and Group Fitness), Reformer Pilates
Gee studied osteopathy at Victoria University, completing his Bachelor of Science (Clinical Sciences) and Masters of Health Science (Osteopathy). He is a caring, compassionate and friendly osteopath who has great passion for helping people discover their health goals. Gee discovered Osteopathy due to his sporting injuries. From his first osteopathic treatment, he knew he had to become an osteopath. He found his calling with Osteopathy. His love for Osteopathy stems from its holistic, health-oriented approach to patient care. Gee enjoys treating people with persistent pain, pregnancy, paediatric and headache patients. Patient education plays a key role in Gee’s management of his patient as he believes in empowering patients to take an active role in their quest for optimum health.
Apart from spending time with his beautiful family, Gee loves teaching Spinning and reformer Pilates. He enjoys playing and watching sport. He tries to play soccer every Sunday that he is not helping out with his wife’s online baby store business. He also loves ballroom and Latin American dancing which he has done competitively for many years.
Dr Shauna Olsen (Osteopath)
B Health Sc (Comp Med) BAppSc (Osteo)
Shauna studied Osteopathy at RMIT University, completing her double degree of Health Science (Complementary Medicine) and Applied Science (Osteopathy).
Shauna has grown up with an active and sports orientated family and as a result, Shauna enjoys treating and managing all types of sporting injuries and she is passionate about working with her patients towards injury prevention to allow them to continue what they enjoy doing most.
Shauna enjoys treating patients of all ages and tailors the treatment for each individual, believing in a multi-disciplinary approach and encouraging a team effort to help enable her patients to reach their functional goals. Shauna also has additional training in myofascial dry needling and cupping.
Outside of work, Shauna loves spending time outside in the warm weather with her family, friends and two dogs. Shauna also keeps active with competitive Irish dancing and is the current National Champion of Senior Ladies.
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