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About Us

Dr Tony Croke and his wife Tiffani Clingin have been serving the people of Gisborne and surrounding areas since 1994.

In that time, Liberty has become one of the leading chiropractic, counselling and allied health centres in Australia. Some of our clients travel from interstate and overseas to receive our care.

Chiropractor Gisborne

Tony

Dr Tony Croke - Chiropractor

Tony

Tony graduates from RMIT in 1992 and moved to Gisborne with Tiffani after a stint in a great practice group in Gippsland. He and Tiffani have three children, two of whom have gone on to study chiropractic.

Tony has studied a wide range of chiropractic techniques. Combined with more than 25 years of experience, this allows him to adapt his approach to suit the needs of every individual.

He has served the profession in a number of roles and was named Victorian Chiropractor of the Year in 2010.

When he’s out of the office, Tony is an unskilled but enthusiastic surfer and skier.

Tiffani

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Tiffani

Tiffani has been immersed in the study of contented people for many years.  She graduated from RMIT in 1994 with a Bachelor of Social Work and has 6 years of post-graduate training in psychotherapy and family therapy.  She is a Certified Professional Coach and a trainer for the Effectiveness Training Institute of Australia.

Tiffani works with a range of people, all united in their desire for personal fulfilment. She believes that a therapeutic partnership can support us in mobilising the energy we require to progress in life.

Renee

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Renee

Renee graduated from the 5-year RMIT chiropractic program and has a special interest in the impact of stress on our health. She uses a variety of techniques and supportive strategies to help her clients thrive.

Some of you may know Dr Renee from her previous role at Liberty as a myotherapist. If so, you’ll have experienced her warm and caring nature.

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Elise

Dr Elise also graduated from the 5-year RMIT chiropractic program. She comes to us from a wonderful practice in Echuca, where she cared for everyone from newborns to farmers to elite athletes.

She loves caring for families – from the very young to the very young at heart.

Chris

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Chris

Chris is a remedial massage therapist with an advanced diploma of sports therapy.  He has a background as an athlete, racing road bikes for more than 15 years. This personal experience underpins Chris’s keen interest in treating endurance athletes. Chris also finds it rewarding to help clients with pain management.

His treatment techniques are broad and include Swedish relaxation massage, joint mobilisation, dry needling, electrotherapy and corrective exercise prescription.

Chris grew up in the Macedon Ranges and is very excited about working locally.

Renee

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Eponine

Eponine joined Liberty in March 2017. She moved from Melbourne to the Macedon Ranges to pursue her horse riding, which she has been doing competitively since the age of ten.

Ep views working at Liberty as a huge privilege. “Everyone involved is constantly striving to improve themselves whilst supporting everyone else on the team,” she says.

She loves getting to know lots of other members of the community. “I didn’t grow up here, so it’s a wonderful thing for me to meet and interact with lots of lovely locals.”

Virginia

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Virginia

Virginia is currently studying Chiropractic at RMIT.  She was checked and received her first spinal adjustment within minutes of her birth.  Virginia’s experience has given her a deep understanding of the importance of a healthy spine and nerve system and the endless ways it helps her to be her best.

In her spare time, Virginia tutors high school students in Maths and English.

Mia

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Mia

Mia lives in Trentham with her husband, two daughters, two dogs, chickens, a great garden and a thriving vegie patch.

She is a qualified naturopath who has worked in a number of clinical settings.  Mia also worked for many years as a photographer (using the creative side of her brain!).

She enjoys sharing her health knowledge and loves working in this caring environment with fun, driven and inspiring people.