ABOUT US

Dr Emily Jones (Osteopath)

Advanced Paediatric Osteopath (Tertiary) &

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

Qualifications:

Graduate Certificate in Neonatal and Infant Paediatric Manual Therapy (Victoria University)

Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education (Victoria University)

Master of Health Science, Osteopathy (Victoria University)

Bachelor of Science, Clinical Science (Victoria University)

Emily is a registered osteopath with over thirteen years clinical experience. Emily completed a Graduate Certificate in Neonatal and Infant Paediatric Manual Therapy in 2012, and received the Advanced Paediatric Osteopath (Tertiary) title from Osteopathy Australia in 2019. Emily also qualified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) in 2018.

Emily takes a patient-centred approach to osteopathic care for the whole family with a strong focus on the clinical practice areas of paediatrics and pregnancy/ post-natal care. Emily particularly enjoys supporting young families through stages of growth and development, and has a significant focus on assisting families with complex breastfeeding issues.

Additional to private practice, Emily has extensive teaching experience across various osteopathic teaching roles and currently volunteers as a member of the Osteopathy Australia Paediatric Clinical Practice Group leadership committee. Emily is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and is a member of Osteopathy Australia and Lactation Consultants of Australia and New Zealand.

Dr Emily Jones (Osteopath) is one of the first osteopaths in Australia to be awarded the title of Advanced Paediatric Osteopath. Recognition demonstrates that Emily has met the professional standards required to make an enhanced contribution to managing paediatric patients of all ages and clinical issues related to the advanced scope.

Osteopathy Australia recognises members with clinical skills beyond the general osteopathic scope of practice in a focus area. These members have expanded and advanced their scope of practice and possess many assessment, diagnostic and clinical intervention skills in common with other health professionals with an advanced scope of practice. Read more about advanced practice here.