Dr Lisa Smyth (Osteopath)


Lisa Smyth is a fully qualified osteopath graduating from RMIT in 1991.  With over 25 years experience Lisa established Barwon Osteopathic Clinic in Belmont in 1998.

She has undergone further study in Paediatrics gaining a Graduate Certificate in Infant manual therapy from VUT and has completed numerous SCTF courses in Cranial Osteopathy.  She has also undergone Pilates training at both DMA and through Polestar Pilates.

Although holding a special interest in the treatment of babies, children and women throughout and after pregnancy, Lisa has extensive experience in the treatment of patients of all ages and for all types of musculosketal conditions.

Demi Donegan (Osteopath)

B.App.Sc. (Osteopathy)    B.Health Sc.

Demi graduated from RMIT with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Complimentary Medicine) and a Bachelor of Health Science (Osteopathy). Originally from Bendigo, Demi has recently moved to Geelong to enjoy the coastal lifestyle. 

Demi was drawn to Osteopathy because of its holistic approach to treatment and individualised patient care. Demi understands the importance of maintaining an optimal environment for the body to function to prevent injuries. 

Demi utilises a broad range of manual therapy techniques allowing her to tailor each consultation to the specific patient needs. Demi believes in continuing to update her education to provide the best possible outcome for her patients. She is currently completing her Clinical Pilates training through the Australian Physiotherapy Pilates Institute.

Demi is available Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Janice Lloyd (Pilates Instructor)

Janice Lloyd has worked at Barwon Osteopathy and Pilates since 2010.  She is a fully qualified Pilates Instructor possesseing a  a Diploma in Pilates obtained through Breathe Pilates. Janice has used Pilates to help manage her own long term health issues and recognises its value in not only rehabilitation from injury but also in the maintenance of health and well being.

Janice also holds qualifications in Allied Health Support, Personal Training, Massage Therapy and Bowen Therapy.