Bachelor of Applied Science
-Experienced in dealing with specialists, doctors, insurers, solicitors, employers and SIRA( workers compensation & Motor vehicle Accidents.
- preferred providers of BUPA & Medibank Private.
- SIRA accredited
- Preferred treatment providers for Woolworths.
Recently participating in research study on comparing conservative management of lower back pain to the use of an exercise program.
Professional education of students and team.
Experienced with working with tradies both on and off site.
Worked alongside tradesmen namely Treelopping, gardening, landscaping, carpentry, Gyprocker’s, painters, form work, concreting, plumbers, warehouse, delivery docks, customer service and office work.
This continues to provide a first-hand insight to the manual handling and movement patterns involved in the patients’ real world. Treatment is specific to their functional needs.
This assists in the diagnosis (figuring out the problem) and most certainly in the treatment and management plan. An understanding of the processes involved allows a sound onsite understanding in all aspects of the rehabilitation process every step of the way from the earliest stage of injury to the very end.
We have treated with great success injuries that have occurred as a result of lifting to falls from heights.
Corrective exercise- correct use of joints and muscles to create postural and movement education, awareness, control, stability, endurance and strength.
Special interest in:
Pre and Post surgical rehab
Complex work injury and motor vehicle accident injuries
Corrective exercise for postural and mechanical dysfunction.
Long term management of chronic conditions.
Putting into practice living healthier and happier lives.
Professional development/ Ongoing Education:
Strength and conditioning. Functioning exercise. Manual handling education and training.
Fishing, gardening, strength and conditioning, hiking.