Need to see a skilled specialist throughout your pregnancy?

Fit For 2 Recommends the following specialists whom have pregnancy and postnatal experience

Fertile Ground Health Group  is a specialist fertility, IVF, pregnancy and natural medicine practice providing evidence based natural medicine solutions for your fertility, pregnancy and health.  Our specialty treatment areas include: preconception care, fertility, infertility, IVF preparation and support, pregnancy, birth preparation, recovery from birth, post natal, baby and child health.

Fertile Ground Health Group provides an holistic approach to health care, emphasising prevention, education and the use of natural medicine to support the body's ability to restore health.   Our qualified and caring practitioners are dedicated to providing the best in natural health care for women, men and children.   We work in cooperation with medical and other health practitioners to ensure you receive the most comprehensive health care.

We specialise in preconception care for men and women, infertility, IVF support, health in pregnancy, birth preparation and labour support, post-natal and baby health, as well as general health for the whole family.   We also treat menstrual issues throughout the lifecycle, including menarche and menopause.

Our specialist services include Naturopathy, Acupuncture, Osteopathy, Kinesiology, Massage and Counselling.   Each uses its own fully developed system of knowledge to identify what is needed to help your body restore and maintain health.   We also offer a range of complementary services to help you stay on track including birth support, midwife/lactation support services and infant massage instruction.

"We have brought together a team of specialist practitioners and natural therapies that we believe will provide the best in natural health care for women, men and their families.

"We aim to educate, inspire and motivate our patients to embrace a preventative approach to their health care.   It is our goal to provide the best in health care, disease prevention and wellness promotion and to become a source of primary health care for the whole family.

We are passionately committed to providing a welcoming, inspiring and secure environment in which women's goals for their pregnancy, birth and parenting can be identified, supported and achieved!"

Fertile ground also runs a Preconception Workshop. Click  Preconception Workshop for pamphlet




Tessa Mahy based in East Brunswick specialises in pregnancy massage for all trimesters and uses a pregnancy pillow for prone lying.

Tessa focuses on deep tissue massage utilising Myofascial Cupping and will accommodate your requirements.

Refer a friend and receive a discount at your next visit if they book in.

Covered by Private Health Insurance.  Contact: Tessa 0424 019 138


 My name is Dr. Melissa Bates and I am passionate about your health and wellbeing!In 2008 I opened the first branch of Osteologic Healthcare at the Eltham Leisure Centre. The practice has exceeded expectations in it’s success and reputation, which I believe is the result of working with a dedicated, highly skilled and passionate group of professionals. Outstanding practitioners combined with a unique clinic setting has resulted in a primary healthcare practice that’s sole aim is to provide you with the best health outcomes.We have recently open a second practice in a similar setting in South Morang.
Osteologic Healthcare specialises in the following for pregnancy, postnatal and babies
- Massage
- Myotherapy
- Osteopathy



Womens Health and Continence

Tamara Wraith is a general sports/spinal physio who has extensive experience and specialises in:

  • Stress urinary incontinence – female and male
  • Urge urinary incontinence – female and male
  • Pre and post op management for prostate surgery
  • Pre and post op management of prolapse surgery
  • Chronic pelvic pain conditions – endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome etc
  • Vulval pain conditions – vulvar vestibulitis or vaginismus
  • Obstetric musculoskeletal pain conditions: pelvic instability, carpal tunne, coccygeal pain, lumbar and thoracic pain
  • Exercise and pregnancy advice
  • Antental education – especially advice re pain relief for labour
  • Education re obstetric TENS use for labour
  • Ultrasound treatment of breast engorgement

Our Physiotherapist
Tamara Wraith

Tamara has practiced as a Womens Health Physiotherapist at various locations including St Vincent’s Hospital, Mercy Hospital for Women, Royal Womens Hospital and Freemasons Hospital over the past 10 years.