Our Team

Cliff Butler - Osteopath

Cliff commenced osteopathic practice in 2003 and strives to provide the Western Suburbs with the highest standard of cutting edge health care.

Cliff enjoys problem solving, treating sporting injuries, pregnancy related issues, infants and children with specific focus on patient orientated goals. A strong foundation in structural diagnosis and treatment forms the basis of Cliff’s practice; his more recent interests include empowering patients to achieve long-term solutions to their health issues through efficient movement, primarily achieved though Clinical Pilates.



Stuart Wright - Myotherapist

After making a lifestyle change and completing his studies at Melbourne Institute of Massage Therapy, (which he duxed by the way) Stu has been helping people reach their potential, whether in a sporting environment or through assisting clients with injuries, in rehabilitation and injury prevention.

Stu is also a qualified personal trainer and believes that individuals need to consistently combine appropriate exercise with targeted recovery and good nutrition, plus a "can-do" attitude to get the most out of life.



Tim Ischia - Osteopath

As an Osteopath, Tim believes strongly in creating a proactive experience for every patient; identifying the problem, fixing it and taking the appropriate steps to ensure that the issue is resolved in the long term. Tim is able to apply a range of treatment modalities including soft tissue massage, stretching and mobilization to help relieve pain. 

He enjoys applying the principles of exercise rehabilitation to educate and empower every client to have an active role in ensuring positive long-term outcomes. If Tim isn't in the clinic he's probably strumming a guitar and would love to talk with you about your favorite band.



Loren Gribble - Osteopath

Loren enjoys treating a variety of conditions from sporting injuries, postural issues, neck and back pain to pregnancy related issues. Loren's caring personality is evident in her approach to osteopathy. She is passionate about promoting overall wellbeing and is committed to helping her patients achieve their personal goals and maintain health and fitness.

Loren loves playing netball and keeping active. She enjoys spending qualitytime with family and friends and getting outdoors or to the beach when she can.



Declan Clifford - Osteopath

Declan is a local Williamstown lad who's excited about improving the health of the local community. Declan is specifically interested in improving peoples functional capacity with respect to joint moment and thus helping them return to the things they love to do, be it sport, gardening or simply living without pain.



Leisa Barber - Osteopath

Leisa was initially drawn to Osteopathy because of its consideration of a person in their entirety; including their lifestyle, goals as well as their bodies. Her passion is to empower her patients with individualized education, exercises and support, enabling them to achieve their optimal health and wellbeing, and lead active fulfilling lives.

Having doubled as a sports trainer for multiple years, Leisa enjoys treating and managing sports injuries incurred by both high-level athletes and weekend warriors. Outside of sports, Leisa treats people of all ages with a wide range of conditions, including back and neck pain, headaches, postural issues, sciatica and digestive problems.


Angela Mamalis - Pilates Instructor

Angela is a qualified Pilates Instructor holding a Certificate IV in Pilates and a Teacher Certificate in Pilates Studio Training.

Angela brings a depth of experience working in the areas of education, health and fitness and the performing arts as a manager, educator and coach. Angela draws from all of these areas to design Pilates programs that are wholistic nature. Angela has been teaching pilates and group fitness classes for over two decades.

Each class is designed for individual needs but delivered within a group environment. Each class incorporates breathing, body awareness and correct alignment and progress to movements that strength, flexibility and endurance. There is always a sense of achievement, enjoyment with a hint of challenges knowing that the possibilities are endless. Above all Angela encourages an open and respectful partnership with each client.


Brooke Gittings - Pilates Instructor

Brooke was introduced to the Pilates method after acquiring a dance injury competing at a National Salsa competition. A prescription of physio treatment and Pilates classes 3 times weekly ensured she was able to resume participation in the competitive dance circuit successfully, placing as high as 2nd nationally and many 1st place state titles. Her successful dance career also lead her to become a dancer with the ELA dancers supporting The Cat Empire world tour 2013 and featured in their music video “Steal the light”.

Through her own successful results Brooke was inspired to become a Pilates instructor and studied her 1st Pilates qualification under Louise Taube. Always striving to enhance her knowledge Brooke is currently studying a Diploma of Professional Pilates Instruction (91491NSW)

Combining her career as a dancer , using Pilates for rehabilitation and fitness , with her career as a Pilates Instructor, Brooke has been teaching the Pilates method to a diverse range of clients for over 4 years and looks forward to many more successful years in both.

Brooke takes regular Pilates sessions with Sara Colquhoun to continue to develop herself as an instructor of the Pilates method, as well as attending numerous workshops for professional development. She will also be travelling to New York to continue her training in the method whilst dancing in events along the east coast of America.

Chris Bell - Osteopath

Chris has always been fascinated by the human body and was originally drawn to Osteopathy because of its holistic approach to treatment and individualized patient care. Having played high level basketball and football Chris has been exposed to the benefits and positive impact Osteopathy can have in the treatment and management of acute and chronic injuries.

During a recent Osteopathic placement in India, Chris found huge satisfaction in helping people return to doing the things they love and improving their quality of life. Chris likes to work together with patients to achieve their goals by motivating them to take an active role in their health and wellbeing.

Chris leads an active lifestyle and has a love for the great outdoors and travel. In his spare time he enjoys surfing, fishing, camping and watching AFL (the mighty tigers) with his friends.

Alex D’Agostin - Osteopath

Alex grew up in the local area and is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of her local community.

Alex has a keen intrest in sport injuries and recovery.

Alex graduated from Exercise and Sport Science in 2012 majoring in sport rehabilitation before moving on to study Osteopathy. Alex has had many years experience as a sports trainer and running coach and is now working with the Williamstown Lacrosse club in their injury prevention and management program. If you’re returning to running or looking to increase your distance, Alex is keen to meet you.

Alex loves being outdoors and competing and coaching in long distance running and triathlons.


Camile Rey – Pilates Instructor

Camille has been teaching clinical pilates for 2 years learning from some of the best osteopaths & physiotherapists around Melbourne. This passion in rehab has led her to studying her Bachelor of Exercise Science (clinical practice) at Victoria University.

Camille has developed a deep interest in the health, fitness and the well-being industry and when away from our studio, she loves challenging herself with various training styles, doing her own pilates training, dancing salsa and bushwalking.


Carlin Roche – Myotherapist

Carlin graduated from a Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical Myotherapy in 2008. Carlin worked in a wide range of environmnts over the last 10 yrs including a stint at a sports medicine clinic in Rome, sports clubs, occupational health & genral private practice. Carlin enjoys working with people from all walks of life & activities. Having suffered from lower back pain, Carlin holds a special interest in treating back pain & related injuries & helping you return to activity as soon as possible.


Nick D'Amelio – Exercise Physiologist/Clinical Pilates

Nick is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with a keen interest in using exercise and movement to prevent and manage chronic disease and injury. Since 2013 he has used pilates as his primary treatment method for clients after realising the benefits he saw in his own rehabilitation. Nick adopts a holistic approach to health and believes that active treatment in restoring proper movement and function to the body is essential in ones health journey.

Yuma Humphill - Osteopath

Yuma conducted his studies at RMIT and completed his internship with Williamstown Osteopathy & Pilates in 2017. His training has helped him to develop a strong focus on understanding patients needs and goals. He believes this helps him generate a unique treatment approach for each individual.

He's grown up in Williamstown and plays football with local amateur team the CYMS, so he's seen his fair share of sporting injuries.

Yuma will be working closely with our team and is available on Wednesday and Friday afternoons.


Sarah Zanette - Remedial Massage Therapist 

After receiving my diploma as a Remedial Therapist a little over 7 years ago, I have been fortunate enough to work along side Chiropractic and Myotherapist where I gained extensive experience in varied areas of massage therapy. I am experienced in Relaxation and Remedial Massage, Sport Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger point therapy, Myofascial release, NMT and PNF stretching and Pregnancy Massage.

As well as working on the general public, I also work with sports athletes within AFL, VFL, NRL, Boxing, Netball, Cycling and Soccer and young athletes (children ages 7 and up), to name a few, in aiding to maintain good function, injury treatment & prevention and developing strengthening programs. I also have extensive knowledge in treating arthritis, post surgical rehabilition, low back pain, neck pain and migraines/ headaches, Fibromyaligia, Osteoporosis, Strain/ Sprains and more.