Dr Ryan Cassidy ( Principle Osteopath ) B.Sc(Clin) M.H.Sc (Osteo) Cert 3&4 Fitness Ryan’s background is in Osteopathy in which he completed his 5 year Bachelor's and Master's degrees at Victoria University. Ryan is also a qualified Personal Trainer and has a keen interest keeping people fit and healthy and guiding rehabilitation of various conditions. Ryan’s main professional interests include treating soft tissue, musculo-skeletal and sporting injuries in people of all ages, utilising various gentle Osteopathic techniques including soft tissue massage, mobilisation and manipulation, exercise prescription, Taping and various other physical treatment modalities. Ryan Can provide specific rehabilitation exercises for sports injuries, work injuries and orthopaedic injuries pre and post surgery. Some common conditions treated include sports injuries, headaches & migraines, neck & back pain, arthritis, sciatica and postural problems.
Ryan has also worked as an Injury Management Advisor for and behalf of WorkSafe Victoria assisting in the rehabilitation of injured workers in conjunction with GP’s, specialists and other allied health professionals. Ryan has been involved in playing and coaching Australian Rules football at VFL and local level for over 16 years.
Neck and Back pain (sciatica)
Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation
Postural and/or mobility problems
Pilates/ Exercise Therapy/ Gym Programs
Muscle tears/ Tendonitis/ RSI
Headaches/ Migraines/ TMJ
Back pain pre and post pregnancy
Post Fracture/ Surgical Rehabilitation
Nutrition/ Dietary Advice
Ergonomics/ Occupational Health
Pillows/ Crutches/ Braces