Meet the staff

Dr Jim Pattinson – Registered Osteopath

Contact Dr Jim Pattinson : 0407 326 042

Dr Jim Pattinson - Osteopath Daylesford OsteopathyDr. Jim Pattinson B.Sc. M.H.Sc. has lived and worked in the Western Suburbs of Melbourne for a over a decade, establishing Yarraville Osteopathy in 2002. As a healing professional, Jim focuses on holistic diagnosis and treatment to help each patient overcome pain, improve mobility and enjoy an overall sense of wellbeing.

In addition to clinical practice, Jim has lectured in anatomy, physiology and clinical medicine at the Melbourne College of Natural Medicine, also working as a clinical supervisor at the Victoria University student osteopathic teaching unit.

Jim’s interest in movement and physical awareness extends to yoga and twenty years practice of martial arts, with black belts in both Aikido and Ju Jitsu.






John Ielo – Myotherapist

Contact John: 0438 781 137

John Ielo

John-Ielo Myotherapist Daylesford OsteopathyMyotherapy is an advanced form of massage and treatments typically includes:

-Assess the dysfunction of the body.

-Alleviate pain.

-Guide postural improvements.

Having worked with professional sports people, special needs children, corporate massage, injury rehabilitation, wellness clinics and spas, John is equipped with experience and up to date knowledge.

A member of the Aust. Association of Massage therapists, his work is recognised by Australian health funds.






Erin Richardson – Myotherapist

Contact Erin: 0428 542 454

Erin Richardson Myotherapist Daylesford OsteopathyErin brings over 18 years’ experience in health care to Daylesford Osteopathy and Myotherapy.Her many years of nursing and Myotherapy bring a unique combination, allowing her not only to help people move pain free, she sees the person as a whole and often supporting patients navigate the health care system with sound knowledge and advice.

Graduating with an Adv. Diploma of Myotherapy from RMIT in 2004, during which she worked with the Australian Ballet, AFL team St. Kilda, VIS hockey team, rehabilitation hospitals, and corporate work groups, Erin launched Hepburn Myotherapy focusing on the treatment of muscular pain and dysfunction on a wide variety of clients including children and older adults. Since returning from maternity leave she has worked as a myotherapist at Lake Health Group in Ballarat. Simultaneously, as a registered nurse, Erin has worked as a chronic disease specialist, helping people make better health choices and set goals as a Health Coach.

Having grown up in Trentham and now residing in Daylesford, Erin participates in many sporting and community groups; netball, golf, basketball, tennis, swimming, cycling.

Erin is a member of Myotherapy Association Australia.

For more information on Myotherapy visit

Erin is available Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays.

Private Health Fund rebates available

45 minute appointments