Our team of experienced Dunsborough Physiotherapists with experience in rehab management, physio and sports rehab, osteo rehab, surfing and knee rehab, evidence-based physiotherapy techniques to speed recovery.
Trev graduated from Curtin University in 2004 and has 14 years experience as a physiotherapist. He completed a Postgraduate Masters in Clinical Physiotherapy (Manipulative Therapy) in 2011. He has worked in private practice in conjunction with sporting organisations such as the West Coast Fever Netball, Western Force Rugby, and West Coast Waves Basketball.
For the past 4 years Trev’s worked and travelled as the team physio for the Perth Thundersticks Hockey. In addition he’s worked full time as a clinical supervisor and anatomy tutor for the School of Physiotherapy at Curtin University before moving back to the South West. Currently he works with athletes at all levels but has a strong connection with surfers, adventure racers and AFL footballers.
Trev’s primary skills include diagnosis, manual therapy, spinal manipulation, sports taping, acupuncture, rehab management and active rehabilitation (clinical pilates). Trev is a keen surfer and cyclist, he enjoys working with the local surfing community, sports patients, athletes and elderly patients alike.
Danica graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (First Class Honours). She won the sports award and achieved high academic standing in her year group.
Currently Danica is involved in research investigating the biomechanics of Achilles Tendinopathy and optimising clinical outcomes. She has a strong interest in treating lower limb overuse injuries plus developing strength and conditioning programs.
Her main skills include injury management, clinical diagnosis, manual therapy, acupuncture, rehab management and achilles tendon treatments. Danica is born and bred from the South West and enjoys playing soccer, basketball and tennis within her local community.
Adam completed his Bachelor of physiotherapy in 2014 and Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science in 2010.
Adam has worked in Private Practice and with various sporting teams over the past 3 and a half years including the South West Slammers and local football teams. He was the Head Physiotherapist for WA Country Masters Hockey at the annual National Championships and travelled to Europe with Australian Grand Masters Hockey team for the 2018 Masters World Cup.
Adam’s aim with his patients is to combine functional exercise and fitness with manual therapy to rehabilitate and prevent injuries.
Kate is a mature aged Physiotherapy graduate from Curtin University. She previously worked as an Occupational Health & Safety Advisor in various rural locations in WA. She graduated from Murdoch University with a Bachelor of Sports Science in 2012 and a Post Grad Diploma in OH&S in 2013.
During her time working remotely, Kate worked closely alongside Physiotherapists to ensure effective work place safety and injury prevention. She has also worked as a physiotherapy assistant throughout her studies, in this role mainly treating neurological conditions.
Kate, although a recent graduate has all the latest teaching and evidence and is committed to working with patients to treat their musculoskeletal conditions in a holistic nature.
Bree graduated from Melbourne University in 2007 and has 13 years experience as a Physiotherapist working in a diverse range of private and public settings with a range of specialities including women’s health, paediatrics, musculoskeletal and neurological.
Working for six years in Obstetrics and Gynaecological ward and outpatient service at a regional hospital, sparked a particular interest in women’s health. While there, Bree worked with pre and post-natal women, educating and treating pelvic floor muscle dysfunction, musculoskeletal injuries particularly pelvic pain, recovery post birth and bladder and bowel issues. She is currently studying her postgraduate Masters in Continence and Women’s Health Physiotherapy at Curtin University.
Bree enjoys keeping active and spending time outdoors with her young family. She is passionate about helping others to live active and healthy lifestyles and achieve their personal goals. She looks forward to guiding women returning to exercise after having a baby and working in collaboration with other health professionals to take a proactive approach at prevention and management of pelvic floor muscle dysfunction.
Originally an SA girl, Alison moved to Dunsborough in 2013 and has been at the Practice since its early days in 2014. She has worked in Admin in the Medical Industry for over 15 years now.
A lover of all sports but sticks to running and netball these days and the occasional game of tennis. Completed her Certificate IV in Bookkeeping in 2016.
Enjoys cooking, camping and beach time.
Alyce has been a receptionist with us for nearly 3 years now, recently returning from maternity leave. When not at the reception desk Alyce enjoys spending time with her 2 small children, husband, family and friends. Alyce’s interests include health and fitness, Pilates and spending time at the beach.
Laoighse moved to Dunsborough for a sea change in 2017.
She has enjoyed being a stay at home mum for the past year, but is excited to be back in the workforce and part of the Down South Physio team.
Laoighse has 5 years previous experience in the medical industry, and during her time off loves to travel, go to the footy (big WCE fan) and relax down at the beach with her family.
Trev and the crew do a great job keeping the locals in good nick with great facilities and a traditional friendly attitude. Highly recommended cheers guys 👌🙌😁Steve Merrick
I was new to town and wanted to find a physio, Danica has been very helpful treating my recurring back problems and suggesting exercises to maintain an healthy back.Mark K
SWAS Service Provider
South West Academy of Sport (SWAS) assists young athletes in the South-West region who excel in their sport. We at Down South Physio & Sports Rehab, are happy to be linked with SWAS as a service provider for the Dunsborough and Margaret River area. The services we offer include treatment, physiotherapy screening, injury diagnosis, post-op rehab and strength & conditioning programs.