Dr steven hewitt, chiropractor mount eliza
He specialises in the diagnosis and management of spine related conditions and sports injury. Steve has also completed post-graduate studies in functional neurology, and acts as a consultant for more complex conditions such as balance disorders (vertigo/dizziness) and migraine.
With his interest in exercise, movement science and injury prevention, Steve enjoys sharing his passion with others and is available as a speaker to sports, employee or special interest groups about how to move better, and implement preventative strategies to avoid injury.
Steven is committed to ongoing education and believes that treatment approaches should be fast acting, cost effective, based on the most up to date science available, and clearly communicated to the patient
DR ROBBIE MASKIELL, CHIROPRACTOR
Robbie has completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Chiropractic) and a Masters of Clinical Chiropractic at RMIT, along with a Level 1 Sports Trainer qualification. As a Mount Eliza local he has been involved in many sports clubs in the area including the Mount Eliza Football and Cricket clubs playing in their junior and senior sides. This led Robbie to working with the Mount Eliza Senior Football side for 3 seasons as their sports trainer. Robbie also enjoys playing golf, having played and competed at many of the courses on the Peninsula.
It is through this interest for sports that Robbie has developed a passion for helping athletes by applying his experience as a player and now as a Chiropractor to help athletes in all areas from recovery to peak performance.
Claudia stone, remedial massage therapist
She completed her Diploma of Remedial Massage in 2015 and commenced her studies in Chiropractic in 2016.
She is a passionate young therapist with a particular interest in sports and the importance of rehabilitation and prevention for athletes and physically active individuals. Claudia ensures each treatment is tailored to your individual needs, pain complaints and health goals to ensure you are getting the most out of each visit.
During treatments she makes use of her remedial techniques that includes deep tissue, range of motion testing, trigger points, myofascial release and cupping. Claudia has also completed further study in dry needling and can utilise this as part of her treatments.
She also places particular emphasis on the important of self-care between treatments to ensure your getting the most out of your body and your treatments. By offering recommendations of stretches and exercises for the client to complete at home in-between visits.
Stacey higgins, MYOTHERAPIST
Stacey has completed her Diploma of Remedial Massage in 2015 and her Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy in 2017.
She has a particular interest in the importance of assessment and functional testing in determining the cause of the pain or dysfunction. This leads to her treatments not only focusing on the area of pain itself but looking to other areas to see how they may be causing or exacerbating your symptoms. Stacey then creates an individualized treatment plan based on the results of her testing to relieve your pain and restore correct functioning to the affected areas.
As a result Stacey’s treatments involve a variety of techniques including range of motion testing, trigger point therapy, stretching, myofascial release and cupping.