Co-founder of Offshore Physiotherapy Torquay, Anthony has worked in the Geelong and Surfcoast region for most of his career. Anthony has a specific interest in back and neck conditions and sports injuries. He has completed further studies in the areas of spinal management, sports injury management and musculoskeletal dry needling. Anthony also provides physiotherapy services to a number of local sporting teams and individual athletes.
In his recreational time, Anthony can often be found out on one of the local reefs surfing.
Joseph graduated from Charles Sturt University and has spent most of his career working in Private Practice. Joseph started with Offshore Physiotherapy in February 2014. Joseph enjoys treating a wide variety of conditions and has a specific interest in musculoskeletal dry needling, running injuries and vestibular conditions. Joseph has completed further studies in musculoskeletal dry needling, running assessments and advanced sports injury management. As part of his role with Offshore Physiotherapy, Joseph provides physiotherapy services to the Anglesea Football Club.
Joseph spends his recreational time surfing and playing football.
Co-founder of Offshore Physiotherapy Torquay, Jacinta has spent most of her career working in Torquay, Geelong and Melbourne; with a small time spent in the UK. Jacinta enjoys treating a wide range of conditions, however has an interest in treating dizziness and has completed post-graduate courses in Vestibular Rehabilitation. Jacinta also has many years experience treating neurological conditions and also enjoys managing back and neck injuries. Clinical Pilates and developing strength programs are areas of interest, with Jacinta having completed post-graduate courses in pre & post natal Clinical Pilates.
In her recreational time Jacinta can often be found running along the cliff tops out to Bells Beach or attending the gym.
We’re excited to introduce you to our newest Physio, Ellie O’Kane! Ellie’s a Torquay local with a clinical interest in Pilates, running injuries and lower limb injuries. We’re thrilled she will be overseeing our popular Clinical Pilates classes as well as offering individual consultations. Ellie can create individualised programs to manage back pain, pre & post natal health and sports injuries.
Outside of work, Ellie is a very talented runner. Some of you may recognise her from her many training runs along the Bells Beach Track where you’ll often find her with her dog Luna in tow.
Courtney graduated from Griffith University with a double degree Bachelor of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science. This qualification supports Courtney’s keen interest in sports rehabilitation and exercise prescription. She has worked in private practice and with various sporting teams over the past 10 years.
Courtney has a special interest in Women’s Health and Pelvic Floor physiotherapy and is a qualified Clinical Pilates instructor. She has experience treating pre and postnatal musculoskeletal conditions, pelvic floor and incontinence issues. She believes strongly in evidence based practice and tailoring treatment and exercise based self-management programs to help keep her clients active.
Courtney has recently moved to the Surf Coast with her family, she is a passionate Hawthorn supporter and loves the beach.
After graduating in La Trobe University Bendigo, Keegan has worked in both regional and busy metropolitan private practices. He has also consistently worked in hospital and emergency room settings, offering experience and insight to better manage injuries at all stages of recovery. After growing up and studying in regional areas he has a great passion for physiotherapy and is proud to be working within Torquay’s local community.
In addition to traditional physiotherapy, Keegan has completed further training in Dry Needling, Clinical Pilates and persistent chronic pain management. Keegan has a particular interest in post-surgical rehabilitation and in recovering from shoulder, neck, back and hip injuries.
Outside of work Keegan is always busy and active, enjoying getting outdoors for hiking, trail running and even rock climbing.
APA Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist
Ben graduated as a physiotherapist in 2006. He recently completed a Masters of Sports Physiotherapy through La Trobe University and is an APA titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist. Over the last 13 years Ben has worked in private practice in the Geelong region and in Melbourne at a leading Sports Medicine Practice. He currently works with Basketball Victoria and has previously worked as a physiotherapist at the Commonwealth Games and with football teams within the Geelong Football League.
Ben has a keen interest in treating sports, spinal, knee and shoulder injuries, and in tendon rehabilitation. Ben uses a hands-on approach, in combination with exercise-based medicine, to help his patients achieve their rehabilitation goals.
Ben has an interest in education, including his current work at La Trobe University and he has been a lecturer for Sports Medicine Australia. Outside of physiotherapy Ben enjoys spending time with his family and running for fitness.