About Our Practice
Chiropractors Melissa & Jay Russian both graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Adelaide University in 1994. Both Chiropractors graduated with a Master of Chiropractic degree from Macquarie University in 1996. The duo maintain and refine their expertise through regular study, training and research on modern techniques. Melissa went on to gain full certification in Applied Kinesiology and also obtained a Graduate Diploma in Chiropractic Paediatrics at RMIT University Melbourne in 2001.
Find us at our amazing new location
116 Commercial Rd, Salisbury SA 5108
Meet The Team
Dr Melissa Russian
B.S.C Master Chiro
Melissa began her career under mentorship as a Chiropractic Associate. She moved on to travel overseas for two years through Asia, United Kingdom, Eastern Europe and Africa with partner Jay. After returning from their travels, the two set up a private practice in Port Lincoln, South Australia, where they worked for eight years. In 2007, they made their return to Adelaide where they established a private practice in Salisbury.
BHSc. (Chiropractic), M.Clin.
Riman’s passion for helping others began at a young age watching her father start up his own medical practice in Israel. Her love and interest in health care, primarily allied health, was established during her high school years and Riman returned to Australia at 18 years old to complete her Bachelor of Health Sciences (Chiropractic) and Masters of Clinical Chiropractic at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT).
Dr Jay Russian
B.S.C Master Chiro
Like Melissa, Jay’s interest in Chiropractic care developed from personal experience. He worked under professional guidance as a Chiropractic associate before heading off to travel around the world. Jay appreciates the finer things in life and his hobbies include travel, fishing, tennis, swimming, trekking and gardening. He enjoys working closely with friends, family and clients to facilitate their journey towards greater health and wellness.
Adrian O’Dea (Dip RM)
Remedial Massage Therapist
Adrian began his career under the mentorship of his uncle, a Remedial Therapist with 25 years’ experience. In 2004 he started his Diploma of Remedial Massage and began working in the field. He specialises in pain relief and uses a wide range of remedial techniques including, trigger point, bowen therapy, cupping and myofascial release. Positive client outcomes attest to his passion and talent for pain reduction, releasing muscular tension…