Lakshmi Varma

Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Sports Biomechanics & Clinical Pilates


Lakshmi Varma is a titled musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, with vast international clinical experience having worked in both Australia and the UK.

Lakshmi worked with the Australian army for close to 11 years and has extensive experience in setting up and managing comprehensive rehabilitation and return to exercise or work programs.  She has a special interest in strength and conditioning and has worked with many personal trainers/strength and conditioning coaches both in Australia and the UK where she helped to tailor and deliver exercise, rehabilitation and performance improvement programs. As a part of the team at Liverpool John Moores University where she completed her Masters she has also had the opportunity to assess and work with both English Premier League and England international players.

Lakshmi treats all injuries; and has a special interest in the prevention and management of hips, backs, knees and other running related injuries. She uses various strategies to manage her patients including hands-on physio, exercises, dry-needling, improving biomechanical efficiency and patient education.

Lakshmi enjoys travelling, trekking around the world, dancing, cricket, soccer and is an avid Bombers supporter.

Lakshmi has a range of qualifications, including:

Bachelor of Physiotherapy, 2002

Post-Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy, 2004

Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) 2005

Master of Clinical and Sports Biomechanics (Liverpool, UK) 2016-17

Lakshmi is a registered member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association, as well as the physiotherapy association in the UK.