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Who are We

Mission Statement:

To help patients overcome an injury, maintain their physical well-being and increase their bodies performance so they can enjoy the very best overall quality of life.

Vision Statement:

Our vision is to inspire, educate and empower patients to be more proactive about their health and place it as their number one priority.

 

About Physio Professionals

Established in 2007, Physio Professionals has three clinics across the Sunshine Coast located in Caloundra, Kawana, and Buderim.

We have had the privilege of helping over 20,000 patients with their health goals.

Our highly skilled and qualified team are heavily focused on hands-on treatment and active rehabilitation to help our patients reach their goal of seeking treatment.

How We Help You.

All of the treatments and solutions we deliver to our patients are goal orientated.

Your journey starts with your initial consult. In this session, we get very clear on what your goals are with seeking treatment and why this is important to you.

Your treatment plan is then designed around your goals, the clinical findings we discover through your initial assessment and what is needed to achieve your desired outcome.

We will work with you to implement a formal treatment plan at your first session to ensure your desired outcome will be met, this will include the amount of time we think it will take, how many sessions will be required  and the frequency of treatment to have you performing at your best and return you to your choice of activity, standard of living or hobby you want to get back to.

Our main points of difference and why people chose to work with us include,

  • Our emphasis on preventative and functional physiotherapy.
  • The quality of our hands-on treatment.
  • Our commitment to excellence in high value and high-quality treatment.
  • Our communication styles.
  • Our goal orientated rehabilitation plans with a high focus on our patient’s goals.
  • Our professionalism and friendly manner.
  • Our commitment to high-quality customer service.

Our team has broad and wide skill sets and experience that covers general and complex conditions and injuries.

Our team members all conduct a minimum of 100 hours in professional development annually to keep us at the forefront of injury prevention, injury management and successful active rehabilitation research and trends to meet your needs.

We look forward in helping you with your desired health needs soon.

Team Members

Andrew Crew – General ManagerAndrew Crew - General Manager

General Manager

Andrew Crew is Physio Professionals General Manager.

After 9 years of treating clients in-rooms Andrew now manages the day to day running of  Physio Professionals.

Outside of work Andrew enjoys competing in Ironman and half ironman triathlons and spending time with his young family.

andrew@physioprofessionals.com.au

Michelle Crew – PhysiotherapistMichelle Crew - Physiotherapist

B.App.Sc (Exer & Sports Sc), Masters of Physiotherapy, Level 3 Sports Physio

Michelle Crew (nee Peauril) is owner of Physio Professionals Caloundra and Kawana and is an experienced physiotherapist that also holds an Exercise Science degree and is a level 3 Sports Physiotherapist. Michelle studied both at Sydney University and Griffith University (Gold Coast) and completed her level 3 sports physiotherapy course at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS), Canberra in 2009.

Michelle is known for her Shoulder rehabilitation, working closely with leading Orthopaedic surgeons on the Sunshine Coast, as well as Back rehabilitation. Michelle is a highly skilled physiotherapist in regards to sports performance and sports injury rehabilitation.

Michelle specialises in the Jaw, Shoulder, Back, Sporting Injuries and Running Gait Analysis.

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Megan Oster – PhysiotherapistMegan Oster - Physiotherapist

B.Sc Physiotherapy

Megan has a large amount of experience in both hospital and private practice work, after graduating from the University of Queensland in 2012. Having recently returned from 6 years in London, Megan has extensive experience in the musculoskeletal consequences of cancer treatment, particularly Breast Cancer. She also has a special interest in managing persistent lower back pain and lower limb injuries.

Megan is passionate about improving the quality of life for people during and post their cancer treatment and enabling them to return back into their pre-diagnosis level of function or targeted goal. She also enhances people’s physical function through regular physical activity during and post their cancer treatment.

When not at work, Megan is a keen runner, yogi and netballer and you’ll often find her at the beach on the weekend.

Megan interest areas include Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Lower Limb, Lower back, Oncology & Cancer Physiotherapy, Clinical Pilates.

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Marty Cahill – PhysiotherapistMarty Cahill - Physiotherapist

B.App.Sc (Exer  Sc), Masters of Physiotherapy

Marty has over 15 years of private practice experience and has completed studies in Exercise Science and Physiotherapy.

Marty  has a broad range of skills to help treat patients from Post Orthopaedic rehab, Men’s health, Musculoskeletal conditions such has back pain, shoulder injuries, Occupational Health, Pulmonary Rehabilitation and telehealth.

Outside of work Marty interests lie in endurance running and spending time with his family.

Martin interest areas include Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Lower Limb, Orthopaedic Rehab, Men’s Health.

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Gabriela Furtado – PhysiotherapistGabriela Furtado - Physiotherapist

Masters of Physiotherapy

Gabriela graduated from the University of Queensland Masters of Physio Program.

Over the last 15 years, Gabriela has helped a wide range of patients suffering from a variety of

conditions. A seasoned Physiotherapist with a proven track record in working within Hospitals, private practice and community rehabilitation. Gabriela is passionate about helping patients embark upon their wellness journey.

Gabriela’s interest areas include Headaches, Neck Pain, Musculoskeletal Conditions, Lymphatic Massage, Pre & Post Natal, Incontinence, Shoulders & Pilates

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Daimon Bobby – PhysiotherapistDaimon Bobby- Physiotherapist

B. Sc. Physiotherapy 

Daimon grew up in Northern Queensland and attended  James Cook University and graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

Daimon enjoys helping people achieve great outcomes with a high level of care and experience gained from previous private practice experience where he has developed interest areas of the management of arthritic conditions, sports injury management, shoulders and general physiotherapy.

Outside of work Daimon enjoys outdoor activities such as surfing and golf.

Daimon  interest areas include General Physiotherapy, Sports Physio, Shoulders, arthritic conditions.

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Ben Ayling – PhysiotherapistBen Ayling - Physiotherapist

B.Sc Human Movements

Masters of Physiotherapy

Ben’s career has been based in the private practice setting and has keen interest’s in treating sporting injuries, the spine, lower limb injuries including the knee and general conditions both acute and chronic. Outside of work Ben is a keen golfer, enjoys surfing and has previously competed at an international level in mountain biking.

Ben’s interest areas include sporting injuries, knee, lower limb and general acute and chronic conditions.

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Liz Vadas – Physiotherapist Liz Vadas - Physiotherapist

B. Sc. Physiotherapy

Liz gained her physio degree in South Africa before moving to Australia. A career spanning more than 20 years, Liz has gained an enormous experience working in private practice and developed great results for patients.

Liz has been involved with sporting teams and worked extensively with rugby union players and triathletes.

Having a background in triathlon and running, Liz is very aware of the biomechanical contributions to most sports injuries. Her interest in running and cycling has seen her develop extra skills when dealing with the injuries suffered by endurance performance.

Interest areas are Necks, Backs, Knees, Sporting Injuries & Rehab.

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Lucy Thomas – PhysiotherapistLucy Thomas - Physiotherapist

B.Sc.Physiotherapy (Hons)

Lucy graduated from the University of Birmingham (UK) in 2009 and specialised in private musculoskeletal physiotherapy immediately. She has extensive experience in treating a range of injuries including sports, work-related, post-surgery and chronic degenerative conditions. She has been part of the medical team at the London Marathon, international athletics competitions and national university athletics championships.

Lucy has also worked closely with GPs in the UK, providing musculoskeletal based education and training as part of their professional development programmes.

Lucy emigrated to Australia in 2015 and has worked with Physio Professionals since. Since having her two daughters she has developed an interest in Women’s Health Physiotherapy and is passionate about helping women throughout the life span.

Lucy developed an interest in physiotherapy through being an athlete and suffering numerous injuries herself. She has represented England in Athletics and was British Universities steeplechase champion. These days, Lucy competes in local triathlons and loves the Sunshine Coast outdoor lifestyle.

Lucy’s interest areas are: Women’s Health Physiotherapy, Pelvic Floor dysfunction and Pre/Post Pregnancy Physiotherapy, Neck and Back Injuries, Sporting injuries, Biomechanical lower limb conditions (Knee, Foot and Ankle).

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Daniel Clout – PhysiotherapistDaniel Clout - Physiotherapist

B. Exercise Science

Masters of Physiotherapy Studies.

 

Dan has completed both a Exercise Science and Master of Physiotherapy degrees, both studying on the Sunshine Coast and in Sydney.

Working in private practice since graduating Dan has interest  in treating shoulder and hip impingement, patellofemoral pain, neck pain, and headaches, but he also enjoys treating all presentations and also
helping patients in prehabilitation/rehabilitation after surgery.

Dan’s interest areas include Shoulders, General Physiotherapy, Neck Pain & Headaches, Pelvis & Knees.

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Tiffany Williams – PhysiotherapistTiffany Williams- Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Tiffany studied in Germany Tiffany Williams has over 18 years of experience as a Physiotherapist and has worked in multiple countries during her career and has developed into a highly skilled and experienced Physiotherapist in this time. During her career Tiffany has gained skills across many areas of private practice.
Passionate and professional, Tiffany has interest in Women’s health, Disability Physiotherapy, Lymphoedema treatment, Neck pain & whiplash as well as general musculoskeletal conditions.

Tiffany has interest in Women’s health, Disability Physiotherapy, Lymphoedema treatment, Neck pain & whiplash as well as general musculoskeletal conditions.

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Nicola Bout – PhysiotherapistNicola Bout - Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy ( Honours)

Nicola attended  Central Queensland University in Rockhampton and graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

Nicola is passionate about helping her patients overcome their injuries assisting them in leading a physically active life and has an interest in treating the neck, back and shoulders as well as general physiotherapy.

Outside of work Nicola enjoys kayaking, paddle boarding with a focus on a healthy lifestyle.

Interest areas include treating Neck, Back & Shoulders & General Musculoskeletal conditions.

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Morgan Harriss – Massage TherapistMorgan Harris - Massage Therapist
Massage Therapist

Morgan is a passionate remedial massage therapist with 5 years experience working in private practice alongside physiotherapists.  Over her time Morgan has developed skills and techniques to treat a range of conditions and provides a very high standard of remedial massage treatments.

Holding a qualification in Diploma of remedial massage, Morgan is registered with all health funds.  On the weekends Morgan pursues several sports to keep healthy and active.

Morgan Specialises in Remedial , Sports Massage & Chronic conditions.

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Rebecca Schnabel – Massage TherapistRebecca Schnabel - Massage Therapist
Massage Therapist

Rebecca holds a diploma of remedial massage therapy and loves the challenges of working with all types of clients. Offering treatments in Deep Tissue, Remedial, Sport and relaxation.

Holding a qualification in Diploma of remedial massage, Rebecca is registered with all health funds.

Rebecca’s Treatments Include in Remedial , Sports Massage, Deep Tissue

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