Aviano remedial therapies is among Newcastles’ most respected treatment clinics.

We offer a variety of healing massage techniques, to enable you to maintain peak sporting performance, overall health & wellbeing.

The specialist team at Aviano is lead by David Cossettini, who has spent the last 30yrs working with elite athletes, including professional runners, surfers, skate boarders, olympians & paralympians.

Beneficial to all ages, no matter what your occupation or fitness level, remedial massage can support you physically and emotionally.

Aviano is a clinic where clients can feel supported & nurtured, receiving the highest quality treatments from our qualified and experienced team.

Specialising In:

  • Sports Massage
  • Remedial Massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Pelvic & Hip Alignment
  • Lower back pain
  • Neck & shoulder pain
  • Reflex energy techniques
  • Body Balancing Symmetry
  • HICAPS available from participating health funds

Sports Massage

Sports Massage is a form of massage used pre or post sporting events. Sports Massage is to prepare you for peak performance, relieve swelling, reduce muscle tension, promote flexibility, prevent injuries, improve heart rate and blood pressure.

Remedial Massage

Remedial Massage Therapy is a technique used to address injuries, muscular pains and aches, muscular and skeletal dysfunctions when the muscles or tendons become damaged, knotted or tense.
Remedial Massage uses specialised techniques such as Muscle Energy Techniques, Myofascial Release, Positional Release, Trigger Point Therapy and Mobilization’s to locate and repair damage to Muscles, tendons and joints.
Cupping is also available in combination with Remedial Massage.

Pregnancy Massage

Massage during pregnancy can provide relief from the everyday discomforts of pregnancy such as leg cramps, sciatica, oedema (fluid retention), muscle tension, joint pain and general anxiety.
Post-natal massage can assist in the recovery from childbirth and alleviate the physical fatigue in the early months post birth.
Both pre-natal and post-natal massage will aid in pregnancies postural aches & pains.
Massage is usually not recommended in the first trimester of the pregnancy.

We are a local business conveniently located in Union Street Merewether, here to support local people.

Dave and his diverse team of specialist therapists offer a variety of healing massage techniques to enable you to
maintain peak sporting performance, overall general health and wellbeing.

Situated at 1/228 Union Street Merewether NSW 2291

Clinic Hours

Mon to Fri 9am – 6pm  (reception open 9am – 2pm)

Sat 9am – 1pm (no reception staff)

Our friendly reception staff, Indra & Jess, are here to help find the right therapists and appointment times for you. If we don’t answer the phone straight away please leave us a message and we will be sure to get back to you. We have facilities to process cash, EFTPOS and HICAPS transactions.

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(02) 4963 1292

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Unit 1/228 Union Street
Merewether, NSW
Australia 2291

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    5 Star Treatment

    I have trusted Dave and his Staff for many years now, not only for my longevity but for the physical care and maintenance of athletes I have coached. Soreness, tightness, nagging niggles and pains will be resolved with their specialist expertise.
    I love that many of the Staff are athletes or former athletes themselves, so they completely understand what you require.
    Trust the Team at Aviano with your life.

    Drew Blatchford
    Rescue board champion.
    Australian Surf Life Saving.

    An Exceptional Team

    I’ve been using the services of Dave and his team for myself, and my Athletes from Runlab for many years. I really cannot recommend them enough, and Dave ensures all therapists offer an exceptional treatment. This team gets active people and whats required to help you achieve your potential. They really are outstanding and Dave’s hip balances and associated knowledge are not only unique but proven.

    Vlad Shatrov
    Founder Runlab – Top ranked Oceania Ultra Marathon runner

    let’s meet our

    qualified practitioners

    David Cossettini

    David Cossettini is one of Newcastle’s most accomplished Remedial Massage therapists with an extensive knowledge about the human body and how it functions, combined with his unique ability to realign body patterns and his

    Mark Stolk

    Mark is a very experienced Remedial & Sports Massage Therapist, working as a Practitioner in the Newcastle area since 2005. He also uses Myotherapy (Dry Needling) techniques for specific soft-tissue release. “I’ve always had,

    Brendan Gabriel

    My name is Brendan I graduated from the Kingscliff TAFE Institute with a diploma of remedial massage in 2004. Since then, I have continued to study and research sports massage which has lead me

    Melinda Crockford

    Hi I’m Melinda, and I have been a practicing RMT since 2010. My passion is helping my clients achieve their health and fitness goals whether that be preparing for that upcoming competition or just

    Brittany Hepburn

    Began my massage journey in 2013, where I completed a Diploma and Certificate 3 in remedial massage. Studied in 2016 in Sydney for a certificate in modern cupping. During my time I have worked

    Clinton Reynolds Smith

    Meet our local lad Clinton, who qualified in remedial massage therapy with AIF Sydney in 2017. He switched his attention to massage after spending 6 years in the spray painting / sandblasting industry. His

    Kurt Jones

    Meet Kurt our latest talent to join the crew. Graduating from Tighes Hill TAFE with his diploma of Remedial Massage. He is into fitness, health & wellbeing. Surfing, music & living his best life.