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...

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.....

Meredith Pfohl

Meredith Pfohl

B.Physio | Physiotherapist

Meredith graduated from Charles Sturt University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (with Distinction). She has been working in private practice since 2006 and has a keen interest in assessment and treatment of neck and back pain, the sacroiliac joint, pelvic dysfunction, pre and postnatal Physiotherapy and the management of tendon and martial arts injuries. She has additional training in Women’s Health Physiotherapy (including pessary fitting) and is currently completing her Masters of Musculoskeletal & Sports Physiotherapy.

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

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

Myles Roantree

Myles Roantree

Strength and Conditioning Coach

Myles graduated from Southern Cross University (Lismore, NSW) in 1998 with a Bachelor of Human Movement Science (BHMS). During his recent experience in the United States, he qualified as a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and...

Vanessa Gaynor

Vanessa Gaynor

Exercise Physiologist

Vanessa is a passionate and enthusiastic Exercise Physiologist and Exercise Scientist who is part of the team at Capital Strength and Conditioning 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

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.

Georgia Ward

Georgia Ward

Receptionist

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 ...

Heather McCullough

Heather McCullough

Receptionist

Sarah Gehrmann

Sarah Gehrmann

Receptionist

Michael Pini

Michael Pini

Practice Manager