Our Team

Paul Driscoll established Hunter Health in January 2012 to offer exceptional Osteopathy and Remedial Massage service in the heart of Sydney.  He has brought together an experienced team of dedicated professionals who will work with you to resolve your injury and health concerns.

Paul has worked with Melissa Rice and Ros MacIntosh for many years, Coby du Preez and Ross McNeill were a natural fit for the clinic as skilled and experienced massage therapists.  

All our health providers are educated beyond industry and association standards and provide excellence in their fields.

Paul Driscoll  B.App.Sci (Osteo)

Paul utilises an integrated practice of Osteopathy, Active Release Technique (ART), Trigger Point Dry Needling and Functional Movement Assessment. Over his 20 years of practice Paul has worked collaboratively with sports doctors, orthopaedic surgeons, physiotherapists, and personal trainers.

He believes a client's thorough understanding of their pain and injury assists in the prevention, recovery and recurrence of injury.

Paul completed his Osteopathic degree at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in 1993.  He is certified ART - Full Body, Advanced Dry Needling, Advanced Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Rock Tape Level 1, FMA level 1, CHEK Exercise Coach 2, and CHEK Health and Lifestyle Coach 2.

Melissa Rice  B.App.Sci (Osteo Studies), Master Osteo

Melissa completed a Bachelor of Applied Science and Masters Degree in Osteopathy from the University of Western Sydney, with a specialist interest in the neurophysiology of pain.

Melissa is dedicated to patient education as the best outcome to recovery of pain and injury, and prevention of recurrence.  This includes ergonomic advice, stretching and exercise regimes and advise on the activities of daily living.  Hands on treatment includes stretching, joint mobilisation, massage, Active Release Technique, Dry Needling, cupping and manipulation.

Coby du Preez

Coby is a fully qualified massage therapist having gained his Certificate IV in Remedial Massage and Diploma of Lymphatic Drainage Massage from Sydney’s Nature Care College in 2002.  He is able to vary his approach to suit a variety of conditions and meet the needs of the individual.  

He has worked closely with osteopaths, physiotherapists, orthopaedic surgeons, exercise therapists, sports people and the performing arts.

Coby moved his Muscle Medicine Massage Therapy practise to Hunter Health in January 2012.

Ros MacIntosh Practice Manager

Ros has worked with Paul for 19 years and has a great working relationship with all the practitioners at Hunter Health.

Ross McNeill B.Sc Sport & Exercise Science, Dip R.M.

Ross has 16 years experience working within the health and wellness industry and qualified as a remedial massage therapist from Sydney’s Australasian College of Natural Therapies. He comes from an exercise background, having completed a BSc in sport and exercise science in Scotland and working in the fitness industry both overseas and in Australia.

His style of massage incorporates remedial, myofascial and trigger point techniques. He also utilizes myofascial cupping as another favourite treatment tool. Furthermore, guidance on corrective exercise will restore your body's optimum balance in the quickest time possible.

Ross has provided sports massage for the Manly Marlins rugby union and Tongan international teams as well as professional tri-athletes, and has a special interest in providing ongoing maintenance to running and cycling enthusiasts!