Myotherapists for Chronic Muscle Pain and Injuries

Advanced Myotherapy is an award winning clinic known for successfully treating difficult, complicated and severe musculo-skeletal health conditions.

Recipients of multiple Service Awards,  we offer effective recovery solutions for acute and chronic muscle pain.

Our team of qualified and experienced Myotherapists and Remedial Massage Therapists have helped many people overcome seemingly incurable conditions to go on to live their life the way that they want to.

As co-authors of the book “Self Care Medicine – A Guide to Living Well” and their new book, Moving Beyond Pain, they combine decades of shared experience, with a highly skilled team, to promote pain free living and posture correction.

Treating elite and professional athletes as well as a wide range of injuries daily, we have a strong focus on corrective care education.

Our passion is facilitating injury recovery beyond medical expectation and prognosis. 

    Among our clients

    Premiership Teams

    • The Melbourne Mustangs Ice Hockey team
    • The Melbourne Ice Hockey team through their 3-peat championship
    • The Brisbane Lions AFL football team, during their 3-peat premiership
    • The South African Rugby Union League
    • National Body building competitors


    • Professional Football Premiership players
    • Professional Cricket players & Boxers
    • Power lifters
    • Martial artists
    • Marathon competitors

    High Performing

    • Circus performers & Gymnasts
    • Health Industry Executives, Surgeons & Entrepreneurs
    • Premier Soccer League team the Oakley Cannons &
    • Melbourne Rebels Rugby team
    • AFL Champions
    Matthew Cleary

    Matthew Cleary

    Author & Founding Director

    Matthew Cleary has 16 years experience and is the co-author of Self Care Medicine and Moving Beyond Pain. Establishing Advanced Myotherapy in 2008, through word of mouth referrals alone, without ever advertising, Matthew’s client base grew to the point where he recruited a team at Advanced Myotherapy.

    Matthew is part of the historical AFL success of the Brisbane Lions, working with them through achieving 4 consecutive Grand Finals, with 3-peat premierships from 2001. He has been a highly sought after therapist since working with the team for ten years.. Offered his own full time clinic with the Brisbane Lions at the GABBA, Matthew chose to stay in Melbourne, opening Advanced Myotherapy.

    As an industry leader, Matthew has been consulted by many fellow health professionals in clinical practice and skills development, and provides ongoing support, training and professional development at Advanced Myotherapy.

    Matthew has been interviewed for his career success by NMIT in both 2002 & 2014 and has achieved 3 service awards since establishing Advanced Myotherapy.

    Alexi Pilipasidis

    Alexi Pilipasidis

    Alexi is a fully qualified and registered Myotherapist also with a Diploma of Remedial Massage.

    Alexi practices Jiu Jitsu Marital Arts and has worked as a therapist with the Western Bulldogs Football club as well as the Northern Blues VFL Football Club as a Sports Trainer.

    Jamil Malikyar

    Jamil Malikyar


    With an Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy, Jamil has 3 years experience in the field and prides himself on his drive and passion. Jamil is is a dedicated full time member of the Advanced Myotherapy team.

    In his spare time, Jamil’s passion is playing soccer and walking his dogs.

    David Toshack

    David Toshack

    Myotherapist - Yoga Instructor - Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultant

    David offers personal experience in recovering from debilitating pain conditions using the very modalities he now incorporates as a therapist.

    Inspired by the transformation both he and his clients have been able to make in moving beyond pain, David has built a fantastic reputation among his clients since making a dramatic lifestyle and career change from being a software engineer a number of years ago.

    Diagnosed with scoliosis and fibromyalgia himself, David offers personal insight into what it takes to manage pain and realign the body naturally.

    Completing Myotherapy studies in 2016, David now offers another modality, in addition to Remedial Massage, Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consulting & Yoga teaching.

    Reina Hanaoka

    Reina Hanaoka

    Remedial Massage therapist

    Reina has been a Massage therapist for 5 years. Though her background includes a Bachelor of Economics, her passion for her Massage career shines through her continual commitment to professional development.

    She is qualified in a range of complimentary modalities including Japanese Shiatsu, Aromatherapy and Reflexology in addition to Deep tissue, Relaxation and Remedial Massage.

    Initial Online Booking Offer $25 Off

    Service Awards