Our Team

Our Physiotherapy staff are all members of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and we have special interests in Sports, Post-Operative and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, with a strong emphasis in ongoing professional education and development.


Kristin Haigh

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Kristin Haigh has had over 25 years  physiotherapy experience and has completed her Level 3 Australian Physiotherapy Association Sports Physiotherapy Course at the AIS in Canberra. She is committed to ongoing Education and Research.  

Most recently she  has been involved in a Research Study at St. Vincent’s Private Clinic in Sydney with Professor Martin Sullivan (Foot and Ankle Surgeon) and his colleagues.

She has studied DMA Clinical Pilates for Physiotherapists and applies this knowledge to her assessments and treatment plans.

Her special interests are Post-Operative and Sports / Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation. 

 


Sophie McGovern

Sophie McGovern has worked for many years as a musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapist, and also teaches group and private Pilates classes. She has completed a Masters in Physiotherapy from the UK, as well as BSc in Sport and Exercise Science.

Utilising advanced manual therapy skills, including Dry Needling, Advanced Pilates, KinesioTaping and Sport Massage, Sophie's main areas of practice are in Back pain, Sciatica and Neck pain including Cervicogenic Headaches.

She has also extensive training in the treatment and diagnosis of the Sacroiliac Joint (SI Jt) and Pelvis area. 


Georgie Formosa

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Georgie graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the Australian Catholic University. She has completed post-graduate studies in DMA Clinical Pilates, Sports Physiotherapy Level One and has worked with the Sydney Swans as Head Trainer. 

She places a strong emphasis on exercise therapy and also uses Dry Needling to complement her excellent manual skills, in treating back and neck pain. To further increase her knowledge in the assessment and treatment of Cervical and Thoracic dysfunction, Georgie has attended the Complete Upper Quadrant Course held by the Australian Specialist Physiotherapy Education.

In November, Georgie will be attending a 4-day course with Dr. L-J Lee - The Sports Thorax - ConnectTherapy™ & the Thoracic Ring Approach™. 

 


Bron Cheung

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Bron Cheung is a musculoskeletal, sports, and hand physiotherapist who graduated from the University of Sydney in 2011. He is always committed to upskilling himself in areas of his interests and has completed the Australian Physiotherapy Association’s Sports Physiotherapy Level 1 and Level 2, Australian Sports Physiotherapy Association's Elbow, Hand and Wrist Injuries Course, Watson’s Headache Level 1, and Rocktape’sKinesio-taping course.

He has recently returned home after five years working and travelling abroad, where he focused on outdoor and winter sports injuries, as well as undertaking training and accumulating extensive experience in conditions relating to the hand and wrist.

When Bron isn’t in clinic helping you get back on your feet, you can usually find him out amongst the mountains photographing, hiking, climbing, or snowboarding.


Nick Andrews

Nic Andrews is our Physiotherapy Assistant and is currently in his 2nd year of Bachelor of Physiotherapy at ACU. He has previously studied Exercise and Sport Science at UNSW.

Nic is heavily involved in sport, playing rugby union for Randwick Football Club and hopes to learn as much as he can to one day work in a Private Practice. 


Eriko Watanabe

Yoga Instructor with calm and happy nature with advanced training in yoga, specialised in the Yoga Synergy method, which harmonises the intelligence of traditional yoga from the East and modern knowledge of the west (Physiotherapy). Having had a busy, demanding corporate background, Eriko is particularly enthusiastic about providing a space to feel the inner peace and gratitude we tend to separate from our busy modern lifestyle. You will be encouraged to "feel good" through various yoga postures and calm breathing. 

Eriko is also a member of Yoga Australia. Yoga Australia Registered Teacher status is the ‘gold standard’ that provides Health Funds with quality assurances. Check with your Health Fund provider if you are eligible for a rebate. 

 

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Nell Hoess

Nell has over 20 years of experience  teaching  Pilates  and is committed to ongoing education and teaching. As the former owner of Fluid Form Pilates  she has  a  passion for functional movement  and  rehabilitation  through exercise .

This style  of Pilates helps patients & clients decrease their  pain cycles through intelligent movement practice, specific breathing techniques and most importantly education. Nell believes that teaching clients about their body and how they use it, is an important part of the rehabilitation and prevention process. She specialises in injury rehabilitation, functional movement and elite athlete conditioning. Her motto is “Movement is my medicine” and is well known for her enthusiasm, dedication and care of clients.

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Stella

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Stella as our new receptionist and a great new asset to our team.