About Us


Dr. Stephen Sassinis Shashyan 

BSc (Adelaide), Bach of Applied Clinical Science (RMIT), Bach of Applied Chiropractic Science (RMIT), Diplomate of Applied Kinesiology (DIBAK), Certified Retained Neonatal Practitioner


Principal Chiropractor and Director of True Health Solutions. Steve is a lecturing diplomate in Applied Kinesiology and brings over 15 years experience to True Health Solutions practices... Read More>

Dr. Benjamin Roufail
B.HSci (Chiro) M. Clin. Chiro (RMIT) Cert. IV Personal Training


A Sports Chiropractors role is to provide a multi-modeale conservative management, rehabilitation and performance program to optimize the function or the neuromuscular system to prevent and reduce injuries for people of all physical abilities... Read More>

Dr. Anthony Briggs


Dr Anthony Briggs (Chiropractor) practices holistic natural care to improve your health and wellbeing, with a focus on your nervous system. After a consultation and comprehensive assessment, a care plan is developed just for you based on your health goals... Read More>

Dr. Emily Ferguson

Bachelor of Applied Science (Chiropractic) and a Master of Clinical Chiropractic


Dr Emily was first introduced to Chiropractic as a child, when her mum was supported through a health crisis and saw the profound positive effect it had on the entire family.... Read More>

Dr. Alicia Caldararo

Bachelor of Health Science, Bachelor of Applied Science (Chiropractic) and Certified Applied Kinesiology.


Alicia began her journey with Chiropractic at a young age and through her positive experience it inspired her to become a Chiropractor... Read More>

Chinese Doctors

Dr. Virginia ‘Gin’ Scarff
CM, Bsc (Hons), MLS


Virginia is a registered Chinese Medicine practitioner, with more than 20 years health care experience, who strives to provide optimal care for her patients. Virginia comes from a western medical background as a medical scientist (predominantly in gynaecology)... Read More>

Dr. Louisa Duckett


Dr Louisa Duckett has been practising Traditional Chinese Medicine for the last 10 years. She graduated from Victoria University with a Bachelor of Chinese Medicine after completing her internship at Jinan hospital in Shandong China. She later went on to establish her own business in Brunswick (Angelica & Ginseng TCM)... Read More>


Isabel Alessi-Marinucci


Isabel was introduced to Kinesiology in 1990 whilst exploring her own health issues. Fascination about the accuracy and depth of information obtained in this natural health modality... Read More>


Jennifer Collins



Jenny is a talented Myotherapist who specialises in improving peoples overall health and wellbeing through a variety of modelities... Read More>

Remedial Massage

Tina Sioulas

Remedial Massage Therapist


Tina has been our remedial massage therapist here at Carlton North for the last 8 years.  She has been massaging professionally for 10 years although her first taste of massage was in 1994... Read More>

Annie Busby

Remedial Massage Therapist


Annie was drawn to practicing massage at a very early age. With her mum a nurse, she was surrounded by anatomy books. This, combined with her dad practising Swedish Massage... Read More>

Director - Operations and Practice Management

Melissa Shashyan

Bus (Int), Dip FP


Melissa has 20 years experience in Banking and Finance predominately specialising in Private Banking. She has a Bachelor Degree in International Business majoring in International Finance and a Diploma of Financial Planning... Read More>

Chiropractic Assistants

Carlton Clinic

Lisa Williams
Alison Calanca

Amy Jacobs

Isabella Brew

Marcelo Manteit

Stephan Calabro

Hampton Clinic

Conny Douglas

Shannon Barry

Tally Shekelton