ABOUT US

Meet the Team behind Rothwell Physio

Rothwell Physiotherapy is a family owned and operated clinic on the Northside of Brisbane, started by husband and wife, Nathan and Michelle Young in 2008. Both Nathan and Michelle bring to the clinic years of experience working within both private clinics and hospital settings. Rothwell Physiotherapy provides Physiotherapy and Exercise Physiology for patients living in surrounding suburbs such as Rothwell, Burpengary, Narangba, North Lakes, Mango Hill, Redcliffe, Deception Bay, Kippa-Ring, Scarborough and the Wider Moreton Bay Region.

Our Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists are passionately committed to their work and pride themselves in providing you with excellent health care. They are focused on a ‘hands-on’ approach to your treatment and quality contact time with you

Our Main Premises is located in Rothwell at  T4.03, 743-757 Deception Bay Rd, Rothwell 4022 (Near the Anzac Ave/Deception Bay Roundabout).

Our Satellite Clinic; Toowoomba Kids Physiotherapy is located at Suite 5, 146 MacKenzie Street, Toowoomba East 4350 (Near St Vincent’s Hospital)

Our pop up Outreach Kids Physiotherapy Clinics that travel to regional locations of Queensland has ceased temporarily due to the Covid-19 outbreak

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Nathan Young

Physiotherapist & Owner

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2003):

Interests – Sports Injuries; Post-Surgical Rehabilitation,

Orthopaedics (upper limb, lower limb and spine) & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Gym Program Prescription

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Michelle Young

Physiotherapist & Owner

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2003):

Interests: Paediatric Physiotherapy (babies/toddlers/children)

Movement delays

Preterm babies

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics – neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular

Hydrotherapy for Paediatrics

Recognised by Australian Government for Paediatric Physiotherapy for children with disabilities under the BetterStart Program and NDIS Provider,

Advanced Level Practitioner in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit (Michigan Trained

Experienced with NDIS reporting and provision of Assistive Technology (AT)

Alana Jessop

Alana Jessop

Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2005):

Interests: Paediatric Physiotherapy (babies/toddlers/children)

Movement delays

Preterm babies

Disability in Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Paediatrics;  torticollis, misshapen head, foot anomalies, post operative orthopaedics, toe walking, limb reconstruction

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression, vibration, vestibular system), use of Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting and provision of Assistive Technology (AT)

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Belinda Bell

Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2010):

Interests: Paediatric Physiotherapy (babies/toddlers/children)

Movement delays in Paediatrics

Preterm babies

Disability in Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Paediatrics;  torticollis, misshapen head, foot anomalies, post operative orthopaedics, toe walking

Hydrotherapy for Paediatrics

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garment/theratogs, vibration, vestibular system)

Advance Level Practitioner in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting and provision of Assistive Technology (AT)

Chantel Potgieter

Chantel Potgieter

Physiotherapist

 Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science (2015) and Masters of Physiotherapy (2018);

Interests: Sports and Work Injuries

Dry Needling

Pilates (Matwork & Reformer)

Orthopaedic (Upper limb, lower limb and spine),

Gym Program Prescription;

Post-Surgical Rehabilitation;

Overuse Injuries (Biomechanical Abnormalities)

Experienced in Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced in NDIS Reporting

Liam Cougan

Liam Cougan

Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2019);

Interests: Adults & Paediatrics (Toddlers & Children & Teenagers)

Scoliosis Management

Vestibular Management (Clients with BPPV / dizziness)

Orthopaedics & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Dry Needling

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression, vibration, vestibular system), use of Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced in NDIS reporting

Experienced in gymnastics – Retired competitive gymnast of over 12 years

Kay Loizou

Kay Loizou

Physiotherapist

Masters of Physiotherapy (2018): Bachelor of Biomedical Science (2016): QLD Certificate of Education (2013);

Interest: Paediatrics (Babies/Toddlers/Children)

Movement delays in Paediatrics

Preterm babies

Disability in Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Paediatrics;  torticollis, misshapen head, foot anomalies, post operative orthopaedics, toe walking

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garment/theratogs, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting, provision of Assistive Technology (AT) and Equipment (AT) Trials

Emma Bentley Physiotherapist

Emma Bentley

Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours (2019);

Interests: Adults & Paediatrics (Babies/Toddlers/Children);

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedics & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Hydrotherapy for Adults & Paediatrics

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garments, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

Dancer of 15 years experience and dancing teacher

Dance classes for children and adults with disabilities

Johanna Gaugl Therapy Assistant

Johanna Gaugl

Physiotherapist

Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Physiotherapy (2018)

Interest: Adults & Paediatrics (Babies/Toddlers/Children)

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Adults & Paediatrics

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garment/theratogs, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting, provision of Assistive Technology (AT) and Equipment (AT) Trials

National accredited female artistic gymnastics instructor and judge

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Benjamin Heaney

Physiotherapist

 Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2020);

Interests: Adults & Paediatrics (Toddlers & Children & Teenagers)

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedics & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Gym Program Prescription; Post-Surgical Rehabilitation;

Hydrotherapy – Adults & Paediatrics

Dry Needling

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression, vibration, vestibular system), use of Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

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Nicholas Menesi

Physiotherapist

 Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2020);

Interests: Sports & Work Injuries

Orthopaedics (Upper limb, lower limb and spine)

Overuse Injuries (Biomechanical Dysfunction)

Dry Needling

Gym Program Prescription & Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

Hydrotherapy

Previous Sports Trainer for Pine Rivers Netball Association & North Brisbane Rugby Union Club

Triathlete for the Qld Academy of Sport 2014-2016

Metropolitan North Triathlon Captain 2016

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Jahmaya Hollywood

Physiotherapist

Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Physiotherapy (2018)

Interest: Adults & Paediatrics (Babies/Toddlers/Children)

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Adults & Paediatrics (upper limb, lower limb and spine) & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Pilates; Exercise Prescription; Gym Sessions

Hydrotherapy – Adult & Paediatrics

Dry Needling

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garment/theratogs, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

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Sarah Gower

Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2019):

Interests: Paediatric Physiotherapy (babies/toddlers/children)

Movement delays in Paediatrics

Preterm babies

Disability in Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedic conditions in Paediatrics;  torticollis, misshapen head, foot anomalies, post operative orthopaedics, toe walking

Hydrotherapy for Paediatrics

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garment/theratogs, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

Olivia Nock

Olivia Nock

Exercise Physiologist

Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology (2018)

Certificate IV win Fitness

Interests: Adults, Teenagers & Children

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedics & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garments, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

Clinic, Gym, Hydrotherapy, Bike Training

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation; Cardiac Rehabilitation; Diabetes Management; Pulmonary Rehabilitation; Neurological Rehabilitation

Jessica Carter

Jessica Carter

Exercise Physiologist

 Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology and Accredited Physiologist (2018);

Interests: Adults, Teenagers & Children

Disability in Adults & Paediatrics- neurological, chromosomal, neuromuscular conditions

Orthopaedics & Biomechanical Dysfunction

Experienced in collaborating sensory input during therapy (eg compression garments, vibration, vestibular system)

Experienced in Therasuit and Universal Exercise Unit

Experienced with NDIS reporting

Clinic & Gym Sessions

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation; Cardiac Rehabilitation; Diabetes Management; Pulmonary Rehabilitation; Neurological Rehabilitation

Hydrotherapy; Previous Learn to Swim Teacher

Our Wonderful Admin Team

Above Admin Team : Sam, Karen, Deb, Tania, Steph, Kate (away), Jaimee (away)

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Karen Hall

Practice Manager

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