BSc (Physiotherapy) M. Manip.Therapy
Chris has over twenty three years experience as a physiotherapist. She has a Masters Degree in Manipulative Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. Her areas of expertise are neck, headache, back pain and rehabilitation therapy involving pelvic and cervical core stabilisation. Chris has also worked as a student supervisor for post graduate students at Curtin University and is also the Physiotherapist with the 1st 18 Football team at Hale School. She is a keen surfer having competed in her past and currently enjoys participation in long distance ironman triathlons.
BSc (Physiotherapy) Grad Dip Clin Acup
Greg has over twenty years private practice experience and has focused on core stability and rehabilitation concepts within physiotherapy for the past ten years. Special interests for treatment include: SIJ pathologies and dysfunction, chronic lower back pain, chronic hamstring and groin tears, rowing, golf and swimming related injuries, football injuries, osteitis pubis and back injuries. Greg is sought after in Perth for his expertise in accurate bike fit. He has fitted over 5000 bikes to date and deals with casual cyclists through to professional road/Hawaii iron man tri-athletes.
BSc (Exercise Science), M.Physio (Physiotherapy)
Alex has been working as a private practice Physiotherapist for over 6 years. He has degrees in Rehabilitation and Exercise Science with a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy and is currently in his last year of a post-graduate Masters degree in Sports Physiotherapy. He has worked with many sports including Australian Rules football, Rugby, Hockey, Netball, Triathlon and he worked with Gymnastics and Wrestling athletes at the Commonwealth games. Special interests for treatment include: sporting injuries, exercise rehabilitation, Pilates and musculoskeletal disorders. Alex is also a trained Precision Bike-Fitter and is a keen cyclist himself having completed the Ride to Conquer Cancer.
BSc (Physiotherapy) BSc (Exercise & Sports Science)
Genevieve completed her degrees in Physiotherapy and Exercise Sport Science in 2014. She has had experience in both hospital and private practice physiotherapy and has spent some time in rural Victoria working with post surgical orthopaedic respiratory and musculoskeletal patients. She has worked with WA State U/12 Football, U/12 & U/18 State School Basketball teams. She enjoys playing most team sports put most passionate about netball.
BSc (Physiotherapy) MSc (Sports)
Fiona is an APA Sports Physiotherapist who has over 12 years private practice experience. She enjoys treating new injuries and those which need individualised longer term guidance. Fiona completed her Masters in Sports Physiotherapy in 2004 where she received the top Sports Physiotherapy graduate award for the year. Fiona has worked extensively with the AIS, WAIS, State and local hockey athletes, she is also experienced in treating elite athletes from a variety of sports. Fiona has a strong interest in returning individuals to sport or to full function of their own individualised requirements. She also has a particular interest in treating children and teenagers and balancing appropriate loading with their personal goals.
BSc (Physiotherapy, Dist), MSports Physio, FACP, Grad Cert Yoga Therapy
Vicki has over 22 years’ experience as a Physiotherapist, 18 years’ experience as a Certified Pilates Practitioner (Australian Pilates Method Association), and is also a Registered Yoga Teacher (Yoga Alliance) and Certified Yoga Therapist (International Association of Yoga Therapists). She has a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy (with Distinction), a Masters degree in Sports Physiotherapy and a Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy. She has been a Specialist Sports Physiotherapist (with a sub-specialty in Dance) since 2007 - the Specialist title is the highest clinical level of expertise a Physiotherapist in Australia can achieve.
Vicki is also an experienced educator, teaching sports and dance Physiotherapy and Pilates at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Becoming a Specialist (and Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapists) requires successful completion of a rigorous peer examination process, and Vicki has since mentored and examined other Specialist Physiotherapist candidates undertaking this process in both sports and musculoskeletal Physiotherapy.
Aside from sports and performing arts injuries, Vicki has particular interest and experience in exercise rehabilitation of chronic and complex pain problems, chronic fatigue and hypermobility (in children and adults).
Ellie completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Curtin University in Perth. Since then she has worked exclusively in private practice, with a special interest in rehabilitating common injuries through Pilates and exercise. Ellie has worked as a Physiotherapist for a premier league Rugby Union club in Perth. Having rowed and played netball for many years, Ellie has a special interest in treating common sporting injuries.
BSc (Ex & Sp Sc), MSc(Ex Reh), BSc (Physio)
Matt graduated from Curtin University in 2016 in Perth and has spent time in Melbourne working as a Physiotherapist in private practice. Prior to Matt’s journey in studying Physiotherapy, having a keen interest in sports and exercise, he completed a Master’s of Exercise Rehabilitation degree at UWA. Matt has 7 years of experience in working in rugby at premier grade and has spent time at the Western Force gaining valuable knowledge treating elite and recreational athletes. Matt enjoys working with players of all ages, with a focus on injury prevention and treating those returning to their chosen sport.
Josh graduated from University as a Physiotherapist in 2012 and has recently returned to the clinic after working in London for three years, as a Senior Physiotherapist. Josh has a strong sports background, playing colts and reserves football for Claremont Football club, as well winning an A-grade premiership with University Football club in 2012.
As a clinician, Josh has a keen interest in persistent neck and back pain, as well as working with athletes in returning to sport post-injury. In the U.K. Josh was exposed to lifestyle medicine and has gained valuable experience in using exercise to significantly improve patient chronic conditions such as diabetes.
With a combination of over 7 years of qualifications and experience in Massage Therapy and personal training, Sandrine has been working with athletes from varying fields such as swimmers, cyclists, triathletes, bodybuilders and runners. She specialises in the treatment of chronic pain, including back, neck and shoulders, hip disfunction, fibromyalgia and headaches. Sandrine can provide deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, postural and structural bodywork, passive stretching and pain relief.
Currently on extended leave - due back April 2019
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