Meet the team

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Jabe Brown

Functional Medicine Practitioner
Jabe holds a Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) and a Masters in Science, Human Nutrition, and Functional Medicine. His special areas of interest are in treating complex conditions of the gut, fatigue and adrenal conditions, autoimmunity, and health optimisation.
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Rebecca Hughes

Functional Medicine Practitioner
Rebecca is committed to high quality, results-driven health care to her patients. She brings a wealth of clinical experience to the treatment of a range of health conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, period pain, PMS, menopause, thyroid conditions, IBS and metabolic conditions.
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Bee Pennington

Health Coach
At age 33, Bee was diagnosed with Coeliac Disease, an autoimmune disease. This led her to study clinical nutrition, holistic lifestyle coaching and personal training. Your life will be so much better with Bee in your corner as your health coach (this is what our patients say all the time!).
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Jessica Cairns

Health Coach
Jessica’s journey into the health industry started in her late 20s, when she experienced digestive, weight and mental health challenges. After solving her health problems through nutrition and lifestyle practices like exercise and mindfulness, a drive to help others reclaim their health was born.
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Charlene Harvey

Functional Medicine Health Coach
Charlene is a Certified Functional Medicine Health Coach with a passion for helping both children and adults improve their health and wellbeing. She is currently completing a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Clinical Nutrition) at Torrens University.
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Courtney Tanner

Practice Manager
Courtney is referred to in-house as the 'ninja of operations'. Originally studying teaching, Courtney couldn't get away from her passion for all things nature/natural and so transitioned across to study a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Naturopathy) which she is currently completing.
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Melissa Smith

Marketing & Communications Manager
Prior to her career as a naturopath, nutritional therapist and health coach, Melissa worked in brand agencies helping big brands share their message. She now combines her love for health and marketing in her mission to help us share our message out into the world.

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Contact Us

Melbourne Functional Medicine
81 Raglan Street,
Port Melbourne,
Victoria - 3207

Tel: 1300 614 814
Email: enquiries@melbournefunctionalmedicine.com.au

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