Coast Practitioners

Dr Kerrin Sullivan

Osteopath

Once completing her Masters of Osteopathy degree in 2000 Kerrin has been the practice principle at COAST. Since having children Kerrin has developed a keen interest and experience in treating children and preganancy.

She also enjoys treating patients of all ages from paediatrics to the elderly and with all complaints from headaches and back pain to sporting injuries.

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Dr Kerrin Sullivan

Dr Kerrin Sullivan

Osteopath

Dr Angela Newton

Osteopath

Since graduating with Masters in Osteopathy (2004 VU ) Angela has also completed postgraduate studies in Clinical Pilates and Dry needling.
Prior to Osteopathy, Angela studied Bachelor of Health Sciences (Deakin University) and has a keen interest in injury rehabilitation and exercise prescription.
As a mother of two, Angela is passionate about treating pre and post natal complaints.

Angela is a strong advocate of adjustable standing desks as a tool to prevent and rehabilitate chronic sitting postural strains/ pathologies.

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Dr Angela Newton

Dr Angela Newton

Osteopath

Dr Riannon Clancy

Osteopath

Riannon completed her Masters of Osteopathy in 2010 after taking out the 'Osteopathic Student of the Year' award. She has worked as a sports trainer for local football clubs and completed postgraduate courses in Dry Needling.

Riannon enjoys treating patients of all ages, focusing on the cause of their complaints, and has a keen interest in injury prevention and management.

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Dr Riannon Clancy

Dr Riannon Clancy

Osteopath

Dr Simon May

Osteopath

Simon completed his masters degree in osteopathy at RMIT University, completing research into the field of diagnostic testing. Simon is a qualified sports trainer and through his involvement with local football clubs as well as his work with post-operative patients in Mombasa, Kenya he has developed a keen interest in rehabilitation.

In addition to this Simon has had an active background competing in sports such as swimming, athletics, soccer and water polo and has gained various insights into musculoskeletal injuries as a result.

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Dr Simon May

Dr Simon May

Osteopath

Dr Clair Hurst

Osteopath

Clair completed her Masters degree in Osteopathy at Victoria University. For her Masters project, she investigated the effectiveness of Lectric Soda in reducing inflammation, and looked at the role that evidence-based medicine plays in a clinical setting. Clair has furthered her education, and broadened her scope of treatment, through the completion of a Myofascial Needling and Cupping Course, and the APPI Clinical Pilates Courses in Equipment and Matwork.

Clair also teaches some of our mat pilates and mobility classes at COAST on Wednesdays.

Clair has a particular interest in chronic pain, and strives to be the health professional to break its cycle. For this reason, she is very passionate when it comes to identifying lifestyle factors that are contributing to a patient’s condition, and formulating a management plan that addresses these through education, ergonomic advice and rehabilitation.

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Dr Clair Hurst

Dr Clair Hurst

Osteopath

Dr Nicole Wilson

Osteopath

Osteopath (B.Sc, M.H.Sc.(Osteo), Grad.Cert.Paed.Man.Ther.)
Special interests: Pregnancy, Postnatal recovery, Babies and Children

Nicole graduated from Victoria University in 2000 and spent 9 years travelling around Australia working in different osteopathic clinics while following her army husband. He left the army and they settled in Sydney where Nicole ran a women and children's focused osteopathic clinic in Sydney's eastern suburbs for 6 years.

She recently returned home to Melbourne for good.

Nicole's main passion is getting women's bodies and pelvic floors back to functioning properly again postnatally.

Her interests outside osteopathy are almost non existent now that she has three girls under the age of 6, but she plans to rediscover reading, pilates and mid century modern architecture.

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Dr Nicole Wilson

Dr Nicole Wilson

Osteopath

Dr Nadia Russo

Osteopath

Nadia completed her Masters of Health Science (Osteopathy); Bachelor of Clinical Science (Osteopathy) from Victoria University.

Throughout her time at university, Nadia worked with her local football club as a sports trainer as well as assisting the teaching of first year osteopathic students in their clinical skills class.

Nadia enjoys treating a wide range of conditions, in particular back pain and headaches. She also enjoys discovering the contributing factors to your pain and working together as a team to overcome these - via treatment, rehabilitation, ergonomic advice and co-management with other allied health professionals.

Nadia has post graduate qualifications in myofascial dry needling and cupping, as well as being an APPI qualified mat work pilates instructor.

Having been a patient at COAST from a young age and completing her internship at the clinic, she is excited to be part of the team at COAST and help you achieve your health goals.

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Dr Nadia Russo

Dr Nadia Russo

Osteopath

Esmira Qerim

Myotherpy & Remedial Massage

Esmira is a qualified Remedial Massage Therapist and Myotherapist, with a focus on improving musculoskeletal pain, that may be caused by postural imbalances, musculoskeletal issues, stress, work or sports related injuries.

She can use cupping, myofascial release techniques, Trigger point therapy and dry needling as well as corrective stretches/exercises during her treatments.

She has had experience in sports massage, working with AFL football players, aged care and corporate massage.

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Esmira Qerim

Esmira Qerim

Myotherpy & Remedial Massage

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