Practitioners

Sam Bennett

Osteopath BSci MHSci

Sam graduated from Victoria University with a Bachelor of Clinical Science and a Masters of Health Science (Osteopathy). Sam grew up in Mansfield in the Victorian high country. Here he was actively involved in local football, cricket and athletics. Experiencing his fair share of injuries, Sam became interested in manual health care from a young age and this path lead him to osteopathy.

Sam’s gentle treatment style mixed with his keen interest in exercise rehabilitation has seen him successfully treat neck and back problems, head aches, shoulder, knee and ankle injuries. He believes patient communication is key to successful treatment and strives to work with the patients to achieve their goals

 


Sally Tran

Osteopath BSci MHSci

Sally graduated with a Masters double degree in Osteopathy at Victoria University after previous studies in Biomedical Science at Monash to cement a lifelong passion in healthcare. She has spent time in India providing manual therapy for pre- and post-op patients to complement to the work of highly esteemed orthopaedic surgeons. Her keen interest in the intricacies of the human body stems from a personal background in elite martial arts and yoga, in addition to extensive experience working with athletes across multiple sporting codes including: AFL football, soccer, basketball, cricket and netball.

Sally’s philosophy to achieving better health incorporates a multi-faceted approach by addressing physical, mental and social elements. She treats a variety of complaints and injuries by utilising techniques tailored to each individual patient, and is also qualified to provide myofascial dry needling.


andrewAndrew Clarke

Osteopath BSci MHSci

Andrew graduated from Victoria University where he completed a double degree in osteopathy including a Masters degree in spinal manipulation. After graduating he worked in several multidisciplinary practices across Melbourne and completed postgraduate studies in advanced spinal manipulation, core strengthening and sports injury rehabilitation. Andrew has vast experience and success in treating: Neck and shoulder pain, head-aches and migraines, low back pain and sciatica, pregnancy pain, sports injuries and adolescent growing pains.


All practitioners are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) here at Melbourne Sports & Spinal and offer osteopathy and physiotherapy services in Melbourne and surrounding areas.