Our Practitioners

It is amazing having all of our inspired, informed and passionate health practitioners working closely together, committed to motivating and educating ourselves, each other and our patients with the most current and well-researched approaches we can get our hands on. We want all of our patients to receive the best care and so work collaboratively both within our own clinic and with your other health care providers. This makes for the safest and best treatment outcomes for you. It also makes this a truly great place to work. You’ll feel it when you walk in the door!

  • All
  • Myotherapy
  • Remedial Massage
  • Osteopathy
  • Obstetrics/Gynaecology
  • Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Naturopathy
  • Birth Attendant
  • Birth Preparation
  • Counselling
  • Charmaine Dennis

    Charmaine Dennis

    Founding Director
    Naturopath & Herbalist

  • Gina Fox

    Gina Fox

    Naturopath & Fertility Educator

  • Rhea Dempsey

    Rhea Dempsey

    Counsellor & Childbirth Educator

  • Fiona Harrison

    Fiona Harrison

    Massage Therapist, Naturopath, Birth Attendant, Infant Massage Instructor

  • Peter Slipper

    Peter Slipper

    Registered Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner

  • Rhiannon Hardingham

    Rhiannon Hardingham

    Naturopath & Nutritionist

  • Joanne Sharkey

    Joanne Sharkey

    Registered Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner

  • Tina Jenkins

    Tina Jenkins


  • Sarah Harris

    Sarah Harris

    Naturopath, Nutritionist, child and family health

  • Sonia Millett

    Sonia Millett

    Registered Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner

  • Dr Sushen Naidoo

    Dr Sushen Naidoo

    Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

  • Michelle Lowe

    Michelle Lowe

    Remedial, Pregnancy & Fertility Massage Therapist

  • Suzanne Hurley

    Suzanne Hurley

    General & Perinatal Counsellor

  • Nicole McCowan

    Nicole McCowan

    Remedial & Pregnancy Massage Therapist

  • Naomi Jankowski

    Naomi Jankowski

    Registered Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner

  • Georgie Hannan

    Georgie Hannan

    Remedial & Pregnancy Massage Therapist

  • Josephine Cabrall

    Josephine Cabrall

    Naturopath & Natural Fertility Educator

  • Nicole Cukierman

    Nicole Cukierman

    Registered Osteopath

  • Holly Peyton-Smith

    Holly Peyton-Smith

    Registered Acupuncturist and Naturopath

  • Kim Riley

    Kim Riley

    Registered Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbal Medicine practitioner

  • Reina Hanaoka

    Reina Hanaoka

    Remedial & Pregnancy Massage Therapist

  • Zach Hannan

    Zach Hannan

    Clinical Myotherapist

We have moved

We are now:

Fertile Ground Health Group at    The Melbourne Apothecary

33 Smith Street, Fitzroy

Look for the pink building with      the beautiful arched windows.

We’re excited to show you the gorgeous new space.