Dr Joel Bell

Osteopath: B.Sc.Hons. (Osteo) and Sports Podiatrist: B.Sc. (Pod.)

Bachelor of Science (Podiatry) Curtin University, Perth, WA

Bachelor of Science (Hons.) Osteopathy, D.O. International Academy of Osteopathy (Gent, Belgium) / University of Westminster (London)

Member of:
Osteopathy Australia
Australian Podiatry Assoc.
Sports/Exercise Podiatry Australia 
Sports Medicine Australia

Joel is the Owner and Senior Clinician at Active Osteopathy and Podiatry in Como and Northern Osteopathy and Podiatry in Hillarys. With 25 years of experience Joel is a sought after opinion for all musculoskeletal complaints, particularly of the lower limb and how the lower limb can influence other regions of the body.

His unique dual qualification sees him registered and practising as an Osteopath and Sports Podiatrist – a unique combination of expertise in Western Australia. Joel’s broad experiences as an Osteopath and Podiatrist give him perspective on ways to influence functional issues within the human body and a set of expertise to assess and address many common pain syndromes more thoroughly.

Booking with Joel Bell:

Please note that Joel Bell welcomes new patients, however, he does not always have the diary capacity to take on patients for longer term treatment. Please be prepared that after seeing you for the Initial Consultation and providing treatment and advice at this point you may be referred to another Osteopath at Active Osteopathy to continue the care plan further with Joel available to be consulted again if required.

Joel is available in:

Como every Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Hillarys every Tuesday and Thursday

Dr Emily Nelson


B.HSc & B.AppSc 

Emily graduated as an osteopath from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with distinction.

After seeing firsthand how much it benefitted others, Emily was drawn to study osteopathy, which gave her the opportunity to help people with the treatment and management of their pain.

She is passionate about providing a holistic treatment approach and helping patients work towards their goals. Emily has a deep interest in the human body and takes into account that no two bodies are the same in her treatment plan.

Outside of the clinic, Emily enjoys keeping active, going to the beach and exploring the great outdoors.

Emily is available in:

Hillarys: every Tuesday and Thursday

Dr Jessica Cordina


B.HSc & B.AppSc

Jessica graduated from Victoria University after completing her Masters in Osteopathy. Prior to this, Jess worked as a Remedial Massage Therapist in a number of clinics and sport teams in Melbourne, and incorporated a range of these techniques into her treatments. Jessica has always had a passion for helping others, and from a young age, has experienced first-hand how osteopathy can help with many ailments. As a National-level swimmer through High School and now a busy mum of two young children, Jess has herself spent time undergoing manual therapy and rehabilitation for numerous aches and pains.
Jessica is able to provide a holistic and individualised approach to care, and
incorporates a range of structural hands-on techniques, exercises and ergonomic advice into her treatments. She particularly enjoys treating patients experiencing low back pain, headaches, jaw and neck-related pain, as well as repetitive stress injuries.
Outside of the clinic Jess enjoys spending time with her family, going to the gym, and frequenting the many awesome playgrounds Perth has to offer with her two young kids.

Jess works in:

Hillarys: every Monday, Thursday and Saturday.