Osteopaths



After graduating from RMIT university in 2003, Daniela began her osteopathic career working in Box Hill and Bundoora. Daniela has worked extensively in the treatment of new born babies and children of all ages. She also has a strong focus on treating women, providing them with much needed relief from headaches, muscle and joint pains.  Daniela can assess and manage many complaints associated with pregnancy including neck, lower back, pelvic pain and sciatica.

When she is not treating in Bulleen, Daniela lectures at RMIT University. She also enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her ever expanding extended family.

Dr. Daniela Aiello (Distefano) - Registered Osteopath



Joanna Doolan is a Registered Osteopath and member of the Australian Osteopathic Association. Joanna has gained invaluable experience working as an Osteopath in Sydney’s Inner West and most recently in country Victoria. She treats a wide variety of complaints including headaches, back pain, symptoms associated with pregnancy and children's health issues. She uses a broad range of techniques to treat people of all ages and conditions. Tailoring her treatment to the individual, Joanna seeks to find the underlying cause to prevent 

re-occurrence, and enable the patient to self manage in an informed way. When Joanna is not treating at Bulleen Osteopathy, she enjoys keeping active, playing music and spending time with friends and family.


 

Dr. Joanna Doolan - Registered Osteopath



Amanda graduated from RMIT University with a Bachelor of Applied science (Complementary Medicine) and a Masters of Osteopathy with Distinctions.  She enjoys treating a vast array of ages and conditions by applying a holistic approach that not only focusing on the site of pain but also ensures that the entire body is functioning optimally to provide the body the best opportunity for healing. 

Amanda has a strong belief in providing her patients with not only excellent treatment but quality rehabilitation and prevention programs utilising Osteopathic principals. To further the quality of patient care, Amanda has undertaken additional courses in Clinical Pilates, Dry Needing, Rocktaping and Cupping to provide a wide range of treatment options for her patients.


Amanda has a keen interest in sports injuries and rehabilitation after working as an accomplished sports trainer in a number of sporting codes such as AFL football and soccer. Amanda has also worked with many elite athletes including players from Melbourne Victory’s Women’s Soccer team to aid in their recovery and rehabilitation. In her spare time Amanda enjoys playing netball with friends and spending time with her family.





Bridie has a Bachelor of Science (Clinical Science) and a Masters in Health Science (Osteopathy). 


Bridie is passionate about osteopathy’s holistic approach to health care and she enjoys treating patients of all ages. She has developed a particular interest in women’s health and paediatrics, completing her masters in the osteopathic treatment of period pain. She has undertaken further studies in paediatrics and obstetrics and finds the treatment of mothers and babies one of the most rewarding aspects of osteopathy.


As a previous headache sufferer, Bridie has experienced first hand the benefits of osteopathic treatment. She utilizes a wide variety of osteopathic techniques, including dry needling when appropriate. 


Bridie is interested in a wide variety of sports and activities including pilates, running and yoga. Her commitment is to ensure that patients of all ages can achieve an active and healthy lifestyle.

 

Dr. Amanda Bell - Registered Osteopath

Dr. Bridie McNulty - Registered Osteopath



Ash has completed her Bachelor of Science (Clinical Science) and Masters in Health Science (Osteopathy) at Victoria University. She has had invaluable experience treating in rural areas of Victoria which has

allowed her to experience first hand and treat a large variety of bodily

complaints, morbidities, and injuries.


Ash found herself drawn to Osteopathy initially as she had a strong

passion to help people, not only with their aches and pains but also

influencing their overall health and wellbeing. Her holistic approach to

treatment not only addresses patients pain, but also various lifestyle

factors such as nutrition, sleep and mental wellbeing in order to

achieve optimal health so the body has the best chance at healing.


Ash treats a vast array of ages and has a keen interest in Osteopathy's

role in Obstetrics, attending a number of workshops and courses this

year to expand her knowledge in this area.


Out of work hours Ash enjoys spending quality time with her beautiful

family, which also includes her golden retriever and mischievous cat.

She is an animal lover and food buff, who on weekends loves to explore

the hidden treasures that Melbourne has to offer.

Dr. Aisling Bolton - Registered Osteopath



Dr. Michaela Asciak completed her Osteopathic studies at RMIT University.  Michaela immediately loved the way Osteopathic philosophy looked at how all the different body systems worked in unity and the body’s ability for self-healing given the right environment. Having been an active participant in high level athletics as well as local netball, Michaela understands the importance of maintaining an optimal environment for the body to function to prevent pain or injuries.

 

Michaela enjoys treating people of all ages and has developed a particular interest in women’s health and obstetric care. She enjoys aiding women not only through their pregnancy but also post-partum to help ensure optimal recovery.


Michaela has also worked as Sports Trainer in the Victorian Amateurs Football League where she applied her knowledge to aid players in recovering from injury and minimising their risk of injury re-occurrence. Michaela has completed post-graduate studies in dry needling and myofascial cupping.


When Michaela isn’t treating she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She is also enjoys getting outdoors and going on hikes, supporting the Essendon Football Club and enjoying the many music and food venues around Victoria.

Dr. Michaela Asciak - Registered Osteopath