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— Physio & Partner
Peter is a practice principal and has been working at West Lakes since 1989. He is also involved with a teaching role in the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Physiotherapy programmes at the University of South Australia.
Clinical Interests: The management of spinal problems, orthopaedic and Pilates rehabilitation and chronic pain management. Personal Interests: Spending time with the family, watching sport and playing recreational tennis.
Shane has been with us for over 15 years. He now combines his work here with a Clinical Educator role with 3rd year Undergraduate Physiotherapy students at the University of South Australia. Shane was also one of the physiotherapists at Port Adelaide Magpies in the SANFL for 3 years.
Clinical Interests: Treatment of sports injuries, manipulative therapy and dry needling.
Personal Interests: Spending time with the family, reading, and playing golf.
— Massage Therapist
Colin joined our team in 2017 after completing a full time contract with the Australian Institute of Sport High Performance Track Cycling Unit. He combines his work at the clinic with Port Adelaide Football Club and Adelaide United working as a Sports Trainer and Remedial Massage Therapist in the AFL & A-League.
Clinical Interests: Pain reduction to increase athletic performance and quality of life.
Personal Interests: Making sure my kids become decent adults, going to the gym, going for a ride or playing a round of golf with mates.
— Physio & Partner
Mark first started working in the clinic in 2001 and became one of the partners of the business in 2004. Mark works part time for the Adelaide Crows Football Club and spends the rest of his time at the clinic. He has a special interest in sporting injuries particularly soft tissue injuries and football related injuries.
Clinical Interests: Hamstrings, knee pain and lower limb sporting injuries
Personal Interests: Spending time with the family, playing with the kids, travel and watching/playing sport.
Nicholas has been at the clinic since 2008 and spends a large portion of his day running Hydrotherapy and Aquatone classes. Nicholas was also one of the physiotherapists at Port Adelaide Magpies in the SANFL.
Clinical Interests: Aquatic Physiotherapy, Functional improvement and holistic recovery from injury.
Personal Interests: Travel, reading, American ice hockey and basketball.
— Physio & Partner
Sandy is a practice principal and has been working at the Adelaide Crows Sports Medicine Clinic since 2000. Prior to private practice work, Sandy spent 8 years working at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital gaining valuable experience in paediatric injuries and growth problems.
Clinical Interests: Paediatric and adolescent injuries, spinal pain, general rehabilitation, Pilates exercise and Netball injuries.
Personal Interests: Running, camping, watching Port Power (especially when they beat the Crows!) and spending time with the family.
Tom completed his Bachelor of Podiatry in 2001. He started Podiatry First in Sydney with another podiatrist in 2003 which grew to 3 stand alone clinics by 2011. Tom and 2 other podiatrists started Podiatry First Sports in 2007 inside Joggers World in the Adelaide CBD.
Clinical Interests: Tom has a particular interest in Sports Podiatry, however he is also passionate about providing the very best in routine general treatments.
Personal Interests: Spending time with the family, watching sport and playing recreational tennis. Tom recently moved back to Adelaide with his wife and two children and has been spreading his time between the City clinic and the West Lakes clinic. He currently consults 3 days at West Lakes. Tom is a keen swimmer, mountain biker and skier.