Newborn to Elderly

Variations in how we apply our technique can cater for all age groups and health circumstances (i.e. pregnancy).

Onsite X-ray facility

Operated by Spectrum Imaging. It is a state of the art digital system that enables the Chiropractors to access the results.

Hicaps facility

We have a Hicaps facility that allows you to claim your health insurance on the spot. Only the GAP payment is necessary.

Our Passion

It is more than a job for us, it is our passion, we will care about you and your family.

Patient Education

We will help you understand your problem or health issue and keep you informed at all times.

Play Corner

Children are always welcome. We have friendly staff and a fabulous kids play corner.

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About Living Chiropractic

Living Chiropractic was founded in 2000 by two passionate Chiropractors, Dr. Melissa Hayes and Dr. Raelene Hiddle.

We have a vision for patients to experience chiropractic treatment in an understanding and caring environment.

Our goal is to improve patient’s health and well being by taking the time to find the cause of patients health concerns with specific hands on Chiropractic.

As chiropractors we adjust the spine to restore spinal function and alleviate symptoms of pain.

Our Chiropractors



Dr. Melissa Hayes studied for seven years at RMIT University, where she completed her Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Biology , a double degree in Applied Science (Clinical) and Chiropractic Science, and a certificate in Paediatric Chiropractic…

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Dr. Raelene Hiddle studied for seven years at RMIT University, completing a Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Biology, and a double degree in Applied Science (Clinical) and Chiropractic Science and a certificate in Paediatric Chiropractic…

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Dr. Michelle Clarke studied for 3 years at The University of Melbourne, completing her Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Physiology and Biochemistry, and 5 years at RMIT University, completing her Bachelor of Applied Science (Clinical Science)…

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Dr Sara Brookes


I graduated from RMIT in 1999 and worked in Australia before moving to the UK in 2001 where I worked more than a decade. I have owned and ran two chiropractic clinics in London. I have always had a strong interest in sport and fitness. Working initially as a personal…

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Living Chiropractic Ankle Sprain

Ankle Sprain/Strain

A sprained ankle means one or more ligaments on the outer side of your ankle were stretched or torn. A sudden force like landing on an uneven surface may turn your ankle inward (inversion).



Headaches include aching, dull, or throbbing pain, usually concentrated in the forehead, temples, or base of the skull. Some of these symptoms may overlap. Often people report headaches over the whole head.

Living Chiropractic Shoulder Pain

Arm/Shoulder Pain

There are many causes of shoulder pain. We apply a systematic approach to all our patients who have shoulder pain get find the underlying cause. Shoulder pain can be relentless and debilitating.


  • Testimonial
    Dr. Melissa Hayes, Chiropractor

    “As a Chiropractor, I love being able to help people reach their potential. With a well functioning nervous system we are better able to reach our potential as a wife, friend or athlete or in our chosen field of work.  The better our bodies function, the better our relationships and life flow, and we can be better ‘present’ in our lives.”

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    Dr. Raelene Hiddle, Chiropractor

    “I have hope for every patient who walks in the door. I truly believe that the body can heal anything if it is in the right environment. Chiropractic is my life - I live and breathe it.”

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    Dr. Michelle Clarke, Chiropractor

    “After working in the Eastern Melbourne suburbs, seeing a lot of patients who were farmers, nurses and tradies, I have a strong appreciation for providing care for people to get their health back on track promptly.”

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    Alison Fox, Chiropractic Assistant

    “There are many things that l love about chiropractic; no matter your age, it can help you.”

  • Jane Bruhn, Chiropractic Assistant

    “My favourite experience is every day; the opportunity to have such an interesting job.”

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    Amy Lowthian, Chiropractic Assistant

    Amy likes working at the clinic because of how rewarding and varied each day is, and how people react to the treatments. She enjoys helping others out, and seeing how her and her colleagues' work makes others so happy.

  • Neena Hunt, Chiropractic Assistant

    “Working at a place where everyone is kind and so friendly will always be my favourite thing about working at the clinic.”

  • Brooke Mills, Chiropractic Assistant

    "I mostly enjoy watching the nurturing care given by the Practitioners to each client, making Living Chiropractic feel more like a family home than a clinic."

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    Chantelle Tucker, Myotherapist

    “There's something magical about doing body work: a mixture of both science and art that comes together to enable clients to get better. The variety of techniques, approach and working with someone to reach their goals is what motivates me within myotherapy; my goal is to hear my clients say 'I feel better'.”

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    Rachel, Myotherapist

    “All my experiences to date have fired up a love and passion for the industry and a motivation to assist people in achieving their optimal health and wellbeing.”

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