Jane Rooney

Jane is a Specialist Sports Physiotherapist, sub speciality knee (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapy in 2009), Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapists and Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist (1997). She is an expert in the treatment and management of all types of knee injuries, including knee ligament reconstructions, patellofemoral pain and instability, and screening for injury prevention and performance enhancement.

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Nick Meffin

Nick has a completed a post graduate Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in New Zealand and a second Masters in Sports Physiotherapy at La Trobe in Melbourne. Nick uses a hands on approach in combination with exercise based medicine.  This includes shockwave therapy, dry needling, manipulation and soft tissue mobilisation. His interests lie in tendon rehabilitation, shoulders, and knee's especially post-operative ligaments repairs.


Stuart Canavan 

Stuart has worked for over twenty-four years in private practice settings both in Australia and the USA. He is a senior physiotherapist & high-performance director with extensive clinical and academic knowledge of complex musculoskeletal concerns. He specialises in advanced exercise prescription knowledge for musculoskeletal pain, pre & post-operative rehab and performance enhancement. he also provides endurance athlete performance programs and injury prevention/management. 

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Sarah Warby

Sarah is a shoulder physiotherapist and shoulder researcher and has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hon.) and a P.h.D. Sarah has worked for LifeCare since 2013 and prior to this worked for sports clinics in Melbourne, Wimbledon Greenwich, and for the British Military of Defense in the United Kingdom. Sarah has a keen interest in treating all types of shoulder problems, including those needing neck rehabilitation. 

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Josh Banky

Josh has 10 years of experience since graduating with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2008. Since then he has completed his Graduate Certificate of Sports Physiotherapy (2015) and Masters of Sports Physiotherapy (2017). Josh has a keen interest in sporting injuries, lower limb biomechanics and post-surgery rehabilitation. He is also experienced in treating Tennis specific injuries, tendons and hip/groin injuries.


Megan Grimmer

Megan has worked in sports medicine practices in Melbourne and London since graduating from Melbourne University in 1998 with honours. Megan completed a Master of Sports Physiotherapy in 2005 and has worked for Lifecare since this time. Megan has a particular interest in sporting injuries, lower limb injuries, post-surgical rehabilitation, dry needling and pilates.


Joshua Heerey

Joshua is an experienced physiotherapist with close to 10 years’ experience working in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy.  Josh has particular expertise in the effective, evidence-based management of hip and groin conditions. In 2015, Josh commenced his PhD investigating the causes of worsening hip joint disease in soccer and AFL players with hip restrictions (also known as femoroacetabular impingement or FAI).  He also sees lower limb, back and general physio concerns.


Keith De Souza 

Keith has been practicing physiotherapy for the last seven years after graduating from Monash University in 2011. He has a special interest and expertise in the treatment and rehabilitation of hamstring, knee, ankle and lower limb tendon injuries. His investment in sport physiotherapy has also seen him train with some of Australia’s leading shoulder physiotherapists to treat and rehabilitate sporting shoulder injuries that include dislocation, subluxations, AC joint and overuse injuries.


Annette Sim 

Annette has seven years of working experience after graduating from University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2011. She went on to complete her Masters of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in 2015 and this prompted her passion to treat musculoskeletal injuries with particular interest in spinal conditions. Equipped with an analytical mind, she believes having a holistic treatment approach will empower patients and attain long term success in recovery.


William Le 

Will graduated from La Trobe University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Health Sciences and Masters of Physiotherapy Practice. He has a keen interest in all sports related injuries, in particular soccer and martial arts. Other areas of speciality include: Injury prevention for children, neck, lower back pain, and knee. William is trained in Dry Needling and Soft Tissue Instrument Assisted Mobilisation (Rockblade).


Ky Wynne

Ky has worked in health, fitness and sporting settings for over 8 years, including roles as a physiotherapist, exercise scientist, personal trainer and sports trainer. Ky has a strong passion for the health and wellness of his patients, helping individuals return to, and exceed, their pre-injury level. He has experience with a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, possessing particular interest in exercise rehabilitation, sport and running injuries.

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Lakshmi Varma

Lakshmi is a Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist with 16 years of physiotherapy experience. 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.

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