Who we are

As a client of tonika health, you’ll receive care from a team of dedicated, qualified, experienced and knowledgeable practitioners who truly care about you. tonika health has provided natural therapies in Surry Hills for well over a decade, with many other health professionals referring to us. Our clients’ enthusiastic reviews are testimony to our excellence and care.

Here are a few random things we all have in common:

  • We are regularly blown away with gratitude at the change we see in our clients. What an amazing job we have!
  • All slightly obsessed with constant training and learning even more
  • A rather healthy bunch except seriously infected with the travel bug – often going back for generations, so let’s say we blame our genes!
tonika health - we’ll develop practical strategies together to help you heal
Rosie Hamilton is our fabulously friendly and experienced osteopath. She specialises in lower back pain, neck pain and headaches, knee and shoulder injuries, chronic pain and postural dysfunction.

Rosie Hamilton – Osteopath

Lower back pain | Neck pain and headaches | Knee and shoulder injuries | Postural dysfunction

Rosie is here to give you hands-on help! She is friendly, kind, relaxed, extremely approachable and funny – just how we like it at tonika health. She specialises in treating lower back pain, neck pain and headaches, knee and shoulder injuries, chronic pain and postural dysfunction.

Kate Johnston is an outstanding naturopath and nutritionist, with a special interest in women's and kids health

Kate Johnston – Naturopath, Clinical & Sports Nutritionist

Women’s health | Kid’s wellness and health | Gut and digestive health | Sports nutrition and performance

Many of you have probably heard the exciting news that our fabulous naturopath, Kate, is expecting her first baby! As she begins this amazing new chapter in her life, it sadly means that Kate has finished up at tonika health.

We want to take this opportunity to say the biggest thank you, Kate, for your kindness and warmth, and everything that you’ve done for our team, clinic and especially your patients. You’ll always be part of the tonika health family, and we can’t wait to see you start your very own!

Amy Forth is an experienced acupuncturist with over 10 years experience. She specialises in areas including menstrual issues, fertility, pregnancy, and neck and back pain.

Amy Forth – Acupuncturist

Women’s health | Fertility | Pregnancy | General health

Amy has a wealth of experience with patients seeking treatment for fertility, pregnancy, pain and other general health issues and has been a practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture for over ten years.  Her focus is on caring, patient centered, evidence based treatment and support. Amy often treats:  Fertility issues, women health issues such as irregular and painful periods, endometriosis and PCOS, back and neck pain, male factor fertility issues and pregnancy complaints…

Daniela Osiander is an experienced sports therapist, naturopath and nutritionist. Her signature realistic style and highly effective massage treatments make her a very sought after practitioner.

Daniela Osiander – Sports Therapist & Naturopath

Therapeutic massage | Digestive health | Living a balanced life | Weight management

Daniela is the owner of tonika health and is proud to have created a professional, sustainable and ethical practice with a sensational team of practitioners. Daniela is realistic, direct and caring. What makes her tick are the amazing improvements she can achieve for people, often in a short time, improving their lives beyond pain and suffering they may have taken for granted.

Nina is the friendly face greeting you at tonika health. She's currently studying to become a nutritionist, and runs a health blog named 'healthy happenings'. Apart from being one of the contributors to our newsletter, she writes a blog dedicated to nutritious delicious meals and healthy living and has an Instagram account, both named ‘Healthy Happenings’, and would love one day to publish a cookbook. Her particular passion is for wholesome, nourishing food that is friendly to your digestive system. Nina also loves staying healthy and active. While you’re at tonika health, just ask Nina if you have any questions or queries and she’ll be happy to help you!

Nina Kingsford-Smith – Receptionist

Receptionist | Friendly face | Nutrition Blogger

The friendly face greeting you at tonika health’s reception desk is Nina, a born and bred Sydneysider. A health food fanatic fascinated by natural health care, Nina joined our team in May 2015. Carrying on a family tradition (no, not from her famous great-great-uncle, the pilot, but her herbalist mother), Nina is currently studying to become a nutritionist herself.