SPORTS AND EXERCISE PHYSIOTHERAPIST
Penny graduated from Latrobe University in 2004 and completed her Masters in Sports Physiotherapy in 2011. Since then, she has worked with various athletes and in private practice, providing musculoskeletal management for athletes, varying in age, recreational to elite.
Penny has gained extensive experience treating dancers, circus performers, gymnasts, and worked with artists from various musical theatre productions. She worked at the National Institute of Circus Arts in Melbourne for over a decade as well as with Circus Oz. Penny has also worked in the central headquarters clinic at the London Paralympics 2012 and continues her involvement with para-sports and the Wheelchair tennis program. Penny also works as a physiotherapist at Tennis Australia with their National Academy athletes, at the Australian Open and Pro Tour tournaments.
Penny has a holistic approach to treatment and enjoys treating a large variety of musculoskeletal conditions. She has a particular interest in managing shoulder, elbow and wrist injuries, hip pathology, and managing complex and long-standing presentations.
Penny treats from our Woolloongabba clinic.
Involvement with Sports Teams include:
- Tennis Australia – Australian Open and National Academy
- National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA)
- Men’s Gymnastics High Performance Centre (Melbourne)
- Powerlifting Team
- London Paralympics 2012
- Wheelchair Tennis Team
Get To Know Penny
My favourite areas to treat are the hip and shoulder.
My first Physio job was at the Sunshine Hospital (Melbourne).
Keeping entertained by the kids.
Tennis and Soccer.
Gymnastics, Diving and Squash
On my bucket list is to go to Morocco
Olives, olives, olives!
London Paralympic Games
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Penny treats from our Woolloongabba Clinic. To book with Penny click the book now button and select Sports Physiotherapist on our Booking System.