Melissa’s love of sport is what drew her to the career of Osteopathy. She has gained significant experience in the treatment, rehabilitation and management of sporting injuries working as the head trainer of the Cheltenham Football Club. In addition Melissa has developed an interest in the assessment and treatment of repetitive strain injuries (RSI), acute and sudden onset neck pain and headaches. Melissa is also qualified to use dry needling as part of her treatment.
In her Masters Melissa investigated the benefits and affects on the body of barefoot and minimalistic shoe running whilst working with participants from the Western Bulldogs Football Club.