Physiotherapists

Graeme Sproule

Graeme Sproule

Partner | B.App.Sc.(Physiotherapy) | APA Sports Physio

Graeme is a sports physiotherapist with special interests in running, cycling, triathlon and the knee. He has been a physiotherapist since 1988 and was a founding partner of SportsCare and Physiotherapy. He has travelled as a physiotherapist with...

Louise Roantree

Louise Roantree

Partner | BAppSc.(Physio) | Hand Therapist

Louise graduated from The University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) in 2003. Since graduating Louise has worked at The Canberra Hospital, in Community Health Centres, Injury prevention & management unit in ACT...

Gareth Roantree

Gareth Roantree

Partner | B.Sc(Exercise Science) | B.App.Sc(Physiotherapy)

Gareth is proud to call Canberra home. After growing up in the ACT and studying at Wollongong University and University of Sydney, he has found the Canberra ‘Family Friendly’ lifestyle too magnetic to resist. SportsCare and Physiotherapy has been his favourite...

Kylie Janssens

Kylie Janssens

Partner | B.App.Sc M.Phys.

Kylie completed her studies at the University of Canberra. In 2004 she completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Biology and then went on to complete a Masters in Physiotherapy in 2006. Kylie has been working in private practice in...

Casey McDonnell

Casey McDonnell

B.App.Sci | M.Phys

Casey has been a part of the SportsCare team since 2014. Casey has completed a Masters degree in Physiotherapy and is currently undertaking a Sports Physiotherapy Masters degree at La Trobe University...

Sally Faulder

Sally Faulder

B.App.Sci (Physio) | Hand Therapist

Sally is an experienced Physiotherapist who graduated from The University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Physiotherapy in 1994. Since graduating, Sally has worked in various Sydney hospitals and private practices. She has...

Donna Hanlon

Donna Hanlon

B.App.Sci (Physio)

Donna graduated in 1988 from the University of Sydney. She has worked in both the hospital sector and private practice since, in outpatient and maternity roles, including running pregnancy and post natal exercise classes. Her special interest is...

Juliet Schneemann

Juliet Schneemann

M.Occ.Th

Juliet is an occupational therapist who graduated from the University of Queensland with a Master of Occupational Therapy Studies. Since graduating Juliet has worked in a variety of roles within the public hospital sector and within adult rehabilitation.
She has recently returned from living in Vietnam...

Jordy Brayshaw

Jordy Brayshaw

M. | B.Sci (Physiotherapy)

Jordy graduated with a Masters of Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney, following completion of a Bachelor of Science at the University of Canberra. Since then she has gained experience in private practice and aged care facilities across ACT & NSW.
During her time as a physiotherapist, Jordy has completed her...

Christine Sproule

Christine Sproule

B.App.Sci (Physiotherapy)

Christine has enjoyed her work as a physiotherapist since 1988. She has worked in public hospitals in Sydney, Dubbo and Canberra but has spent the last 20 years working in private practice in Canberra. She enjoys all aspects of physiotherapy...

Brenton McDonald

Brenton McDonald

B.Phys

Brenton McDonald graduated from Charles Sturt University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree. Brenton grew up in Canberra with a strong passion for all sports and has competed at a representative level for...

Jess Pagett

Jess Pagett

B.SportsMgmt | B.SportsCoaching & ExSc | MAppSc(Physio)

Jess joined the SportsCare and Physiotherapy team in 2015 at our Weston practice after working in a private practice since graduating from University of Canberra in 2011. She combines her Physiotherapy degree with degrees in both Sports Science and Sports...

Ella Borgeaud

Ella Borgeaud

B.App.Sc | M.Phys.

Ella is a physiotherapist passionate about running. If you are a runner wanting to improve your technique, performance, recover from injury, or prevent injury, Ella is your Physio. She is currently the head Physiotherapist for Canberra Heat Volleyball, and has previously worked with Wests Rugby, Australian Rules Football and Touch Football teams. Ella also plays basketball for Norths in the Canberra premier league.
In her spare time, you can find her running or cycling around Canberra, or supporting her AFL team, GWS Giants.

Jack Matthews

Jack Matthews

BSc(ExSc) | M.Phys.


Jack is passionate physiotherapist who enjoys working with patients of all different presentations. From low back pain to acute sporting injuries Jack will endeavour to work along side you to achieve your goals. Whether that is pain management, improving strength, or getting back to sport, Jack will use a variety of modalities to get you there.

Reuben Caley

Reuben Caley

B.Physio

Reuben completed a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Canberra. Being a competitive distance runner, he has first-hand knowledge of running related injuries and injury performance.

Kristen Steele

Kristen Steele

B.App.Sci (Physiotherapy)

Kristen’s qualifications include a Bachelor Degree of Coaching Science and Exercise Physiology and a Bachelor Degree of Sports Management. Kristen has worked in the fitness industry as a personal and group fitness trainer for over 20 years and ran...

Kate Da Silva

Kate Da Silva

B.App.Sci (Physiotherapy)

Kate is experienced with rehabilitation following an ACL reconstruction, having been through two herself. Kate is passionate about health and fitness. She specialises in helping people recover from injury and keeping them active.

Cameron Garnock

Cameron Garnock

B.Physio

Cameron has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours from the University of Canberra. He takes special interest in chronic over-use injuries common to sporting teams, runners and military personnel. In this light, Cameron has published a study of military recruits with medial tibial stress syndrome.....

Charmaine Pollard

Charmaine Pollard

Dip (Occupational Therapy) | Hand Therapist

Charmaine completed her training as an occupational therapist in South Africa in 1978. She worked in the Acute Burns Management, Paediatrics, and neurology before moving to New Zealand in 1996.

Amara Thomson

Amara Thomson

Physiotherapist | Exercise Physiologist

Amara is a dual-qualified health professional who is both a Physiotherapist and an Accredited Exercise Physiologist. Amara has recently joined us after moving down from Brisbane where she has previous experience in private practice (inclusive of musculoskeletal, neurological, return to work and sports injury care). She enjoys social netball, triathlons, beach volleyball and cycling.

Scott Gordon

Scott Gordon

Physiotherapist

Scott completed his Master of Physiotherapy at the University of Canberra, having previously completed a Bachelor of Science at the ANU. Scott has experience working in sport at amateur through to elite level, having worked with the Canberra Raiders and Canberra Demons. Scott has a particular interest in acute sports injuries and rehabilitation following surgery. Scott’s experience in sport has developed his skills in fast-tracked injury rehabilitation in athletic populations.

Georgia Clayden

Georgia Clayden

Physiotherapist

Georgia completed her studies at the University of Canberra graduating in 2017. She has an interest in all areas and is passionate about getting people back to their lifestyle and sporting environment pain free. She enjoys working in different sports and with all different populations and ages.

Georgia Lyons

Georgia Lyons

Physiotherapist

Georgia is a Canberra girl, and completed a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Canberra. Prior to this, Georgia completed a Bachelor of Science at the ANU and a Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition. Georgia has a strong interest in overall health and wellness and enjoys working with a wide variety of populations to help them achieve their own health and wellness goals.

Georgia is passionate about leading an active and healthy lifestyle and enjoys many different kinds of exercise including HIIT, yoga and Pilates. In her spare time, you can find Georgia exploring Canberra’s fresh food markets and cafes, or escaping to the beach.

Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan

Physiotherapist

Michael grew up in Canberra and completed his Physiotherapy degree at the University of Canberra. Michael has experience in both playing and working with AFL. He has also worked with Capital Football in a trainers role.
Michael has an interest in working with acute sporting injuries of all ages, particularly in helping people return to the sporting field, workplace, and their studies pain free.

Massage Therapists

Sveva Tarsia

Sveva Tarsia

Massage Therapist

Sveva is an Italian qualified physiotherapist with great hands-on skills and more than 13 years of experience in manual therapy and postural treatments. She has been working full-time as a professional and qualified Remedial Massage Therapist here...

Fred Lederer

Fred Lederer

Massage Therapist

Fred has worked as a massage therapist for 17 years, most recently at the Griffith Massage Centre which is now closed. He studied at C.I.T and Om Shanti College and has a Diploma in Remedial Massage. Fred takes a holistic approach to...

Exercise Physiologists and Strength & Conditioning Coaches

Vanessa Gaynor

Vanessa Gaynor

Exercise Physiologist

Vanessa is a passionate and enthusiastic Exercise Physiologist and Exercise Scientist who is part of the team at SportsCare Physio and is based in Barton.

Psychology

In Collaboration with Dr Guy Little Psychology

Dr Guy Little

Dr Guy Little

Psychologist

Guy is a registered psychologist. He holds a PhD in Client-practitioner relationships in sport injury rehabilitation, a Master's degree in the psychology of sport and exercise, and a Bachelor degree with honours in psychology. He works with a clients with a range of backgrounds, from those looking to take their work or sport performance to the next level to those seeking support for a range of mental health needs.

Dietitian

In Collaboration with Juliana Lisboa

Juliana Lisboa

Juliana Lisboa

Dietitian

Juliana takes a client centred approach to nutrition and believe in eating real, fresh and seasonal food. She goes beyond nutritional requirements to help clients identify and clear barriers that may be preventing them from taking action. Juliana does not focus on weight as a primary goal and follows a non-diet approach to health and performance.

For those interested in her formal qualifications, Juliana is an Accredited Practising Dietitian & Sports Dietitian, with a Bachelor of Biological Sciences and a Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics working in private practice since 2010. Her passion for learning and continuous development led to a Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Nutrition through the International Olympic Committee and currently she's working on a Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology.

Administration

Belinda Preston

Belinda Preston

Practice Manager

Belinda is our Practice Manager and has been working for SportsCare since August 2003. Belinda manages all our practices which keeps her extremely busy. Prior to joining us Belinda worked in the building industry in North Queensland and...

Liz Ribeiro-D’Elia

Liz Ribeiro-D’Elia

Receptionist

Liz loves shopping, travelling, meeting new people and getting fit. She enjoys spending time with her husband and running after her two beautiful sons.

Gosia Grebowski

Gosia Grebowski

Receptionist | Senior Admin

Jo Ward

Jo Ward

Receptionist

Jo is one of our Receptionists at the Weston practice. She has worked both in the Private and Public Sector in EA/PA roles. Jo loves travelling, running, reading and spending time with her family and friends.

Kim Van Kooten

Kim Van Kooten

Receptionist/Admin

SportsCare were happy to have Kim join the team in June 2017 at Barton.
Kim is friendly, knowledgeable and bleeds “green” (Go the Raiders!!!)
Kim is currently studying a Bachelor in Business Administration at the University of Canberra.

Shannon Taylor

Shannon Taylor

Receptionist

Shannon joined our reception team in February 2017 and is working at our Barton and Dickson clinics. She recently moved to Canberra from Darwin to commence her Master of Environment at ANU ...

Georgia Ward

Georgia Ward

Receptionist

Georgia joined our Weston reception team in November of 2017. She has worked in multiple health practices as a receptionist and also works part time in Hospitality. Georgia enjoys travelling and socialising with friends and family.

Heather McCullough

Heather McCullough

Receptionist | Senior Admin

Heather joined the team at Barton in April 2018 as Senior Administrator, sharing the responsibilities with Gosia. Heather moved to Australia in 2003 with her husband and son.
She is an avid golfer, enjoys the outdoors and interacting with others.

Michael Pini

Michael Pini

Reception/Admin | SportsCare Projects

Mick joined the SportsCare family in November 2018. He is a Canberra local who likes his sport, camping, travel, EJ and EH Holdens and spending time with family & friends. He has spent the majority of his career in project management opportunities within the private and government sectors. You will find Mick assisting across all practices.

Sarah Gehrmann

Sarah Gehrmann

Receptionist

Sarah joined the reception team in December 2018, and is passionate about serving at our Dickson clinic. She enjoys the outdoors, distance running and spending quality time with friends. While not working at SportsCare, Sarah studies a Bachelor of Arts at the ANU. For her, one of the highlights of work is getting to know the people that make up the SportsCare family.

Ronnie Dinn

Ronnie Dinn

Receptionist/Admin

Ronnie is the face you see at the front desk and joined the team in September 2018.
Ronnie is certainly a people person who enjoys interacting with clients and her colleagues.

Sue Janssens

Sue Janssens

Admin

Helen Brumby

Helen Brumby

Admin

Helen joined the admin team at Barton in September 2019. She is currently in her first year of university studying a Bachelor of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation at UC. She enjoys soccer, rowing, and swimming, and in her spare time loves weekend trips to the South Coast or the local markets with friends and family.

Julia Sproule

Julia Sproule

Admin

Ben Perry

Ben Perry

Admin

Ben joined us in early 2019, he is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Finance and Banking at the University of Canberra.