OUR TEAM

Dr Brendan Joss

B.Sc (Hons), PhD, AEP, ESSAF

Managing Director
& Senior Exercise Physiologist

Brendan has a passion for exercise-based interventions to optimise physical function, reduce pain and accelerate recovery, with special interests in hip and knee conditions and gait retraining.

David Beard

BPE (Hons), MSc, Grad. Dip Business, AEP, FASLM

Senior Exercise Physiologist, Metabolic Health Specialist

David has been working in chronic disease management, ageing and preventive health for over 40 years.  His expertise is now focused on improving the metabolic health of people of all ages to help them with diabetes, pre-diabetes, fatty liver, chronic inflammatory conditions, weight loss, PCOS and optimal ageing.

Dr Jay Ebert

B.ExRehab Sc (Hons), PhD, AEP, ESSAF

Director & Senior Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Jay is a passionate evidence-based clinician with underlying research interests that better inform his clinical exercise-based treatment, with special interests that include hip and knee injuries and surgery.

Victoria Petrov

B.Sc(Honors), ESSAM

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Victoria specialises in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and has a passion in guiding and inspiring every patient she works with in achieving better physical and functional outcomes in their rehabilitation journey.

Prof. Tim Ackland

B.P.E (Hons), PhD, FASMF

Principal Ergonomist (HFRC)

Tim is a Professor of Applied Anatomy, Biomechanics and Ergonomics at UWA with 30+ years of professional experience providing expert testimony and assisting companies resolve occupational health and safety issues.

Courtney
Wigger-Smith

BAEP ESSAM

Exercise Physiologist

Courtney is passionate about helping her patients achieve the best possible outcome post-joint-replacement surgery through a combination of education and individually tailored pre- and post-operative exercise rehabilitation programs.

Jordan Spence

B.Sc, AEP, ESSAM

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Jordan enjoys the benefits people can get from exercise interventions, seeking to improve their physical function, improve their quality of life and help develop more active lifestyles with his patients.

Simeon
Allen-Ankins

 (BPhty)

Physiotherapist

Simeon uses a unique blend of soft tissue and joint mobilization techniques to help with pain relief and movement restoration. But he most enjoys combining this with exercise prescription and education to help people understand their movement patterns, strengths and weaknesses, to improve their performance and 'load distribution'. His special interests include lower back, Hip and knee, and Neck and shoulder issues.

Michael Beere

B.Sc (Hons), ESSAM, AE

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Michael has a passion for research and evidence-guided exercise rehabilitation to optimise recovery, with special interests in knee and ankle injuries and, chronic pain management.

Debbie Cooper

B. Sc. Exercise Rehabilitation (AEP), ESSAM, ACRAM

Senior Exercise Physiologist

Debbie Cooper is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with 10 years’ experience working in clinical settings with clients diagnosed with various chronic conditions and injuries as well as being in involved in research across the cancer and paediatric domains. Debbie has a combined interest in Cardiovascular disease and Cancer. She has also supervised third year Exercise Sports Science, Physiotherapy and Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology students undertaking their required practicum.

Natasha Liddle

B. Phty

Physiotherapist

Natasha (Tash) is passionate about helping people achieve their goals and be their healthiest, happiest self with effective treatment and active rehabilitation. Special interest in neck, upper and lower backs.

Shanae Malpass

 B.Sc, MSc, AEP, ESSAM

Exercise Physiologist

Shanae has a passion for helping others enhance the quality of their lives through improved physical function and mental wellbeing, with a special interest in arthritis, musculoskeletal injury and mental health.

Bruce Paulik

B.Sc., B.App.Sc. (Physiotherapy), Grad Dip (Man Ther)

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Bruce likes nothing better than assessing and diagnosing musculoskeletal problems, and devising and managing recovery programs, particularly in his areas of special interest – neck/shoulder problems, and tendon treatment with shockwave therapy.

Jen Woodhouse

M.Sc, ESSAM, AE

Director & Senior Exercise Physiologist

Jen specialises in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and has a passion in guiding and inspiring every patient she works with in achieving better physical and functional outcomes in their rehabilitation journey.

Eva Hourova

Remedial Massage Therapist

Eva is passionate about helping people reaching their goals and living pain-free life. She specializes in posture correction and emphasizes the importance of self-care in everyday routine.

Lisa Heyns

Remedial Massage Therapist

Lisa has been a self-employed Remedial Massage Therapist for 12 years. Lisa enjoys learning new techniques or different ways to make sure a client feels like they have increased range of motion, with less tension in the body. Her aim is for clients to live relatively pain-free, with the strength and mobility, to complete everyday task, and to continue with their leisure activities, whatever they maybe, like gardening, golfing, tennis, yoga, swimming and gym work.

Berit Jardine

B.VSc, B.Physiotherapy

Lymphoedema Physiotherapist

Berit Jardine, has a special interest in post-operative & other swelling, lymphoedema, lipoedema

Accredited with the National Lymphoedema Practitioners Register, trained Dr Vodder School of Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy and a Cancer Council support group facilitator.