Team. Work.

Our team is committed to helping people recover, using sound clinical reasoning, proven treatment strategies and evidence-based practice. 

YOUR RECOVERY TEAM

EMMA RICHARDS

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

B Physio (Hons) (UniSA)

Emma graduated with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy with First Class Honours from the University of South Australia.

With over six years experience as a sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist and Clinical Pilates instructor at one of South Australia's premier physiotherapy practices, Emma possesses considerable expertise in manual therapy, pain management, mobility management, injury prevention and patient education. 

Emma is passionate about Clinical Pilates having used it for her own fitness as well as injury management and rehabilitation for many years.

Emma's special interests include athletic performance and injury prevention; hyper mobility and autonomic dysfunction; headaches and migraines.

In her free time, Emma enjoys travelling, exploring new cities and Muay Thai. 

SARAH TRIFOGLI

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

DPT (MQU)

BExSc (CSU)

Sarah graduated with a Doctor of Physiotherapy from Macquarie University, after completing a Bachelor of Exercise Science & Rehabilitation from Charles Sturt University.

 

She is also a qualified personal trainer, strength & conditioning coach, sports trainer and Pilates instructor.

Since graduating, Sarah followed her passion into private practice physiotherapy and continued working as a Trainer in the local area, helping people achieve their health and fitness goals.

She has a special interest in treating sports injuries, and optimising human movement mechanics for injury & pain prevention. Sarah focuses on a holistic approach, identifying the impact that a physical injury & pain can have on other areas of the body and the mind.

Sarah spends majority of her free time in the gym training hard as a competitive powerlifting & obstacle course athlete, and loves creating cake masterpieces.

ROBERT MICHAEL ONG

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

BAppSc (Phty) Hons I (USYD)

Robert graduated with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy with First Class Honours from the University of Sydney.

Since graduating, Robert has gained experience working at Westmead Rehabilitation Hospital before following his passion for musculoskeletal physiotherapy into private practice.

Robert has a special interest in treating conditions of the neck and shoulder.

Robert approaches injuries from a biomechanical standpoint, aiming to correct maladaptive movement patterns. While he uses manual therapy techniques to encourage movement and reduce pain, he believes the best solution to pain is through exercise and self-management, and instils this in his patients.

Having played competitive sports from a young age, Robert understands the importance of injury management and rehabilitation in returning to sport, as well as the ups and downs that occur during recovery.

When he’s not working, Robert is usually found at the gym, bouldering, or playing tennis, as well as fuelling his coffee addiction. He is also a huge animal lover, having recently adopted a kitten (Archibald) with Osteomyelitis.

IVAN CHOI

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

MHlthSc (Manip Phty) (USYD)

BAppSc (Phty) (USYD)

Ivan graduated from the University of Sydney and subsequently completed his Masters in Manipulative Physiotherapy. He is an APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist.

 

A physiotherapist for over 15 years, Ivan has gained vast experience working in public hospitals and private practice both in Australia and in the UK.

 

Ivan’s expertise is diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. He has vast experience in sports physiotherapy - treating athletes at all different levels.

 

Ivan treats the cause of the issue and implements self-management strategies and preventative measures to reduce the risk of re-injury.

 

Ivan has special interests in spinal and musculoskeletal conditions, biomechanics, and post orthopaedic surgical rehabilitation.

 

In his spare time, Ivan is a keen rugby fan and enjoys a regular game of touch football.

 
 
 
 
 

YOUR RECOVERY TEAM

EMMA RICHARDS

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

B Physio (Hons) (UniSA)

Emma graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy with First Class Honours from the University of South Australia.

With many years as a sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist and Clinical Pilates instructor, Emma possesses considerable expertise in manual therapy, pain management, mobility management, injury prevention and patient education. 

Emma is passionate about Clinical Pilates, having used it for her own fitness as well as injury management and rehabilitation for many years.

Emma's special interests include hyper mobility and rheumatological conditions; headaches and migraines; dance related injuries.

In her free time, Emma enjoys keeping fit through yoga, pilates and latin dancing.

SARAH TRIFOGLI

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

DPT (MQU)

BExSc (CSU)

Sarah graduated with a Doctor of Physiotherapy from Macquarie University, after completing a Bachelor of Exercise Science & Rehabilitation from Charles Sturt University.

 

She is also a qualified personal trainer, strength & conditioning coach, sports trainer and Pilates instructor.

Since graduating, Sarah followed her passion into private practice physiotherapy and continued working as a Trainer in the local area, helping people achieve their health and fitness goals.

She has a special interest in treating sports injuries, and optimising human movement mechanics for injury & pain prevention. Sarah focuses on a holistic approach, identifying the impact that a physical injury & pain can have on other areas of the body and the mind.

Sarah spends majority of her free time in the gym training hard as a competitive powerlifting & obstacle course athlete, and loves creating cake masterpieces.

LUCIA BANG

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

BAppSc (Phty) (USYD)

MClinPhysio (Curtin) 

Lucia graduated from The University of Sydney with a Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy. Since then, she has worked in multiple private practices in Sydney for more than eight years. Over this period, she developed her skills and clinical competencies, particularly in neuromusculoskeletal areas involving spinal and peripheral regions of the body. Her growing passion and ambition to become a specialist physiotherapist led her to pursue her postgraduate degree.  

Lucia is an APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. She has completed her postgraduate degree in Masters of Clinical Physiotherapy in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at Curtin University in WA. Her Masters degree has allowed her to further develop her clinical reasoning, as well as her diagnostic and treatment skills to an advanced level. Lucia has been involved with further training, and has achieved a certification in dry needling, taping, clinical Pilates, spinal and orthopaedic manual therapy, managing tendon pathologies, ACL tears, as well as upper extremity disorders.  

Lucia strongly values patient centred care when assessing and managing patient's pain and disability, through evidence-based practice and contemporary clinical approaches. Her interest areas involve dealing with complex and chronic pain, and she also has special interests in tendinopathy.

In her spare time, she likes to stay active and fit. She also loves travelling and spending quality time with family and friends.  

IVAN CHOI

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

MHlthSc (Manip Phty) (USYD)

BAppSc (Phty) (USYD)

Ivan graduated from the University of Sydney in 1999 and subsequently completed his Masters in Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2005. He is an APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist.

 

A physiotherapist for over 20 years, Ivan has gained vast experience working in public hospitals and private practice both in Australia and in the UK.

 

Ivan's expertise is diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. He has vast experience in sports physiotherapy - treating athletes at all different levels.

 

Ivan treats the cause of the issue and implements self-management strategies and preventative measures to reduce the risk of re-injury.

 

Ivan has special interests in spinal and musculoskeletal conditions, biomechanics, and post orthopaedic surgical rehabilitation.

 

In his spare time, Ivan is a keen rugby fan and enjoys a regular game of touch football.

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