Our Osteopathy Team:
Dr. Daniel Joiner
Daniel studied his Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy) at the University of Western Sydney before completing his Masters of Osteopathic Medicine at Southern Cross University.Growing up, Daniel experienced growth pains and found relief after being treated by an Osteopath, starting his journey to becoming an Osteopath after realising the benefit Osteopathy can have to people from all walks of life.
In 2008 Daniel took a break from his Osteopathic career to join the Royal Australian Army as an infantry soldier in the Royal Australian Regiment. He served for 6 years and served two tours overseas in East Timor and Afghanistan. In 2013 Daniel resumed his career as an Osteopath at Ryde Natural Health Clinic.
Dr Jordan Rosewarne
Jordan began his career through a fascination of human movement and function and how we could influence this as practitioners. Prompting him to complete his Osteopathic degree at RMIT University in Melbourne.
Working as a sports trainer with rugby and AFL clubs and gaining access to premier Sports Doctors and Physiotherapists allowed him to further his injury prevention and injury management knowledge. Additionally he completed a Strength and Conditioning internship at a renowned Melbourne S&C company to facilitate peoples return to function.
He is experienced in treating neck, back and joint pain and sporting injuries of patients of most ages, from teenagers to the elderly. To complement these experiences he travelled to India treating in several hospitals alongside Orthopaedic Surgeons and Physiotherapists aiding with rehabilitation post-surgery.
He strives to take a holistic approach to your health exploring all aspects to achieve an active healthy lifestyle. Outside of servicing you he enjoys the outdoors and traveling, watching AFL (funnily enough a Sydney Swans supporter) and reading any books you recommend.
Dr Kevin Finnan
After suffering from chronic back pain for years on end, Kevin discovered Osteopathy and was so impressed with the results that he enrolled into the 5 year course the following year. Kevin utilises a variety of safe and effective hands on osteopathic techniques and offers a personalised treatment that is structured to assist you in reaching your own health goals.In addition to his roles at RNHC, Kevin currently tutors human anatomy, physiology and neuroscience to a variety of health and medical programs at the University of Western Sydney.
Kevin is the principal Osteopath and a director of RNHC. His vision is to bring the knowledge and skills of osteopathic treatment to the people of Ryde.
Dr Kristopher Sanford
Kristopher is a young and passionate osteopath from Melbourne, where he completed his Osteopathic degree at RMIT University, Victoria. With a keen interest in sport and active lifestyles, Kristopher worked throughout his university degree as a head sports trainer for a Premier League soccer club, as well as multiple AFL clubs and university teams.At the beginning of 2015 Kristopher travelled to Mumbai to work at a very well-known and progressive orthopaedic hospital where he used Osteopathy to aid in the treatment and rehabilitation of patients requiring orthopaedic surgery.
He is passionate about treating people that are actively involved in their health and fitness, and strongly believes that everyone should be able to enjoy their exercise, be it professional or social, pain free.
Our Chiropractic Team:
Dr. Johanna McFadgen
Johanna is a Wholistic Chiropractor who works in a gentle way to provide treatment and care to families, all ages including babies and children and pregnant women.
She is registered with the NSW Chiropractors Registration Board and is a member of the Chiropractors & Osteopathic Association of Australia. She holds both a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science & Master of Chiropractic.
Johanna’s philosophy focuses on gentle chiropractic care for all ages.
Dr. Angelo Marketos
Angelo specialises in the gentle and conservative treatment of back pain and headaches associated with busy lifestyles. Angelo has completed research into the effects of neck pain on balance, and his treatment has seen great results with neck and upper back pain.
He is registered with the NSW Chiropractors Registration Board and is a member of the Chiropractors Association of Australia. He has completed both a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science & Master of Chiropractic.
Angelo focuses on pain relief and rehabilitation especially in desk workers, students and labourers.
Dr. Coco Ho
Having experienced chronic back pain from a young age, Coco was introduced to the benefits of chiropractic treatments early in life, and it was from this experience that lead her to applying for, enrolling in, and eventually completing the 5 year Bachelor of Chiropractic Science & Master of Chiropractic program at Sydney’s Macquaire University.
Coco provides gentle and effective care to adults of all ages. She is able to adapt her techniques to treat a wide range of conditions and meet her patient’s needs.
Coco is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Our Physiotherapy and Clinical Pilates team:
Yonit has over 6 years experience working as a Physiotherapist in Israel and 5 years experience as a Pilates Instructor. She has worked with people from all age brackets and fitness levels. She has experience in treating respiratory, neurological, orthopaedic, and developmental conditions.
Yonit focuses on developing realistic, specific and measurable goals with her patients. These allow her to individualise and tailor each Pilates class to ensure you reach your goals!
One of Australia’s leading Physiotherapists, Alex has advanced the profession in many areas including foot biomechanics & orthotics, headaches, specific knee rehabilitation, and sports injuries. Having trained many elite athletes, weekend warriors, and beginners over a wide variety of sports, Alex has been uniquely placed to train Physiotherapists in how to best treat everyone at every level.
Working closely with Olympic Physiotherapists he has gained valuable experience and has treated a number of elite athletes through both Physiotherapy and Clinical Pilates. Sports related injuries are a keen interest of Alex’s and he has a lot of experience in the assessment and treatment of neck, back, and joint pain.
After injuring her back in a fall 16 years ago, Adele started attending Pilates classes to strengthen her core and correct her posture. Through these classes she found she had a passion for what she likes to call “active treatment” – using exercise as medicine.
Adele has 14 years experience in Pilates and was driven to complete a degree in Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney. Adele is passionate about Pilates and the results it can deliver to people from all walks of life.
While completing a Bachelors of Health Science Madeleine developed a love for anatomy and human function, prompting her to go on and complete a Masters of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney.
Through clinical experience in hospitals, Madeleine has developed a keen interest in musculoskeletal pain, post surgery rehab, hand therapy as well as sports injuries such as knee pain in runners.
She has experience in treating neck, back and joint pain and sporting injuries of patients of all ages, from young children to the elderly.
Isabel’s interest in physiotherapy started from a young age after watching her mother practise and witnessing firsthand the impact Physiotherapists can have on peoples lives. This prompted her to undertake a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the Australian Catholic University.
Throughout her studies and clinical experience, Isabel developed knowledge in the management of many musculoskeletal conditions.
As an elite softball player, Isabel has intricate knowledge treating:
– shoulder injuries
– patients of all ages
– neck pain, and
– pelvic pain
As Isabel is a new member of the team at RNHC, as a special ‘welcome to the clinic’ introductory offer, visit Isabel for an initial consult before November 30th 2017, and pay only $55 (that’s half price!).
Having worked with Olympic Physio’s throughout her teenage sporting years, Nicola developed an appreciation and keen interest in helping patients with their muscle aches and pains, prompting her to go on to complete a Bachelor of Human Movement and then on to a Doctorate of Physiotherapy at Macquarie University.
Nicola has particular passion for the following injuries
– Knee Pain
– Rotator cuff injuries
– Sprained ankles
– Lower back pain
Throughout her various roles within the hospital sector and private practice, Nicola has developed an interest and love for the treatment of sporting injuries, especially netball related. She firmly believes in the practice of exercise based treatment addressing both recovery and prevention for people of all ages.
As Nicola is a new member of the team at RNHC, as a special ‘welcome to the clinic’ introductory offer, visit Nicola for an initial consult before November 30th 2017, and pay only $55 (that’s half price!).
Our Acupuncture and TCM team:
Dr. Kuo Jen (Hank) Chen
Kuo Jen ‘Hank’ Chen is an experienced and accomplished practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine, demonstrated by his passion for TCM, and the care he gives to each and all of his clients.
Hank treats disorders relating to blockages of the bodies energy, blood or phlegm. Using both acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, Hank treats a wide range of conditions such as; Neurological conditions, Gynaeceological disorders, Musculoskeletal disorders, Psychological conditions and Gastro-intestinal disorders.
Julia is a bright and caring Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner who focuses on Women’s Health and Infertility (both male and female).
With her clinical and professional experience built up over the years, she also treats a wide range of conditions such as musculoskeletal, digestive and stress-related disorders.
Julia is a firm believer that all symptoms of the body are related in some way, and so she likes to comb through and ask about several areas (that may initially seem unrelated) of the patient’s health in order to provide a truly holistic and therapeutically effective treatment. She welcomes patients’ questions regarding their health and takes the time to explain.
Our Remedial Massage Team: