Our Team

Dr Andrew Ziakas

Chiropractor  |  Wellness Expert  |  Speaker

 

As a Chiropractor and Wellness coach, Dr Andrew’s vision is to inspire and lead people to make changes in their lives so not only do they become healthier now but do so for a lifetime.

Dr Andrew  has completed countless hours of postgraduate training in various Chiropractic techniques, patient education protocols and also completed his education in 2011 by the International Chiropractic Association in order to become a Certified Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner. (CCWP).

Dr Andrew is an advanced skilled practitioner of Torque Release Technique (TRT) as well as other non-force; extremely gentle techniques, which are often very helpful for babies and children.

He has also undertaken courses in Activator Methods, Sacro-Ocipital Technique, Webster Technique, Advanced Bio structural Correction (ABC), Applied Kinesiology, and a range of other Chiropractic techniques. Because of his broad experience, he can adjust his approach to suit the needs of every individual.

Dr Andrew is married to his beautiful wife Anthea, and together they have two outrageously active young boys.

Outside of clinical life, Dr Andrew loves spending time with his family and friends as well as being involved in cycling.  Dr  Andrew is an ambassador for both Berwick Cycles as well as Focus Bikes Australia.

Chloe Cunningham

Myotherapist

 

Chloe Cunningham is a qualified Myotherapy health practitioner and is an advanced member of the Australian Institute of Massage Therapists. She joined the Optimal Wellness Chiropractic team in 2012.  Her journey started in 1995 as a Reiki massage therapist and over the years she has increased her knowledge and skills with continued education.

Chloe specialises in Deep tissue and soft tissue massage, Trigger point therapy, Myofascial Dry needling, cupping, Muscle energy technique, joint mobilisation, Kinesiology taping, Myofascial release and stretching, TENs, Lymphatic drainage massage, corrective exercises as well as posture and body mechanics.

Chloe treats in our clinic on Wednesdays and Thursdays, where she enjoys treating people from all walks of life and of all ages. She is committed to helping you manage your pain using multiple modalities in order to restore function and improve mobility, focusing on your individual needs while aiming for long term results. She is passionate and caring about educating people on the importance of injury prevention, as well as care during injury and rehabilitation, with the goal of optimal health and wellness.

Outside of work Chloe enjoys the outdoors, watercolour and pastel painting, good food, music, racquet sports and of course her family and friends.

Evelyn Kronk

Office Manager  |  Chiropractic Assistant

 

Hi ,my name is Evelyn and I am happily married to Colin and have 2 gorgeous adult children, Mel and Mick and 2 “grand dogs” Sassy and Sascha! I began working at Optimal Wellness Chiropractic in 2010 and love my job! My family and I all enjoy the health benefits of chiropractic and have regular adjustments. Our office is such a welcoming place and is busy with families and patients that enjoy the friendly and caring atmosphere at OWC.

Michelle Graham

Chiropractic Assistant

 

Hi My Name is Michelle and I’ve been working at Optimal Wellness Chiropractic since it opened in 2005.  I love coming to work, it’s just like a family gathering, I’ve seen the benefits of Chiropractic care in both myself and my family over many years of having our spines checked.  During My spare time I love going to Bonnie Doon with my family and jet skiing and water skiing.  I have a loving husband and 3 Children, Emily, Nathan and Matthew.

Emma Kennedy

Chiropractic Assistant

 

My name is Emma and I am the newest member at Optimal Wellness Chiropractic. I have never worked in such a friendly environment and am loving every minute.  Not only are my team members friendly, but the patients are amazing!

My interests include the outdoors..walking, camping and heading to the beach.  I definitely embrace Summer and make the most of the wonderful weather.  Together with my husband and our 2 daughters, we enjoy these activities together and have a lot of fun!