Maithilee Shewale | Physiotherapist and Clinical Exercise Physiologist

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Maithilee completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2009 and pursued her interest in sport and exercise completing a Masters in Clinical Exercise Science in 2012. Her qualifications and expertise in exercise prescription and management make her highly sought after within the community.

Maithilee has abundant experience in the treatment and management of a variety of musculoskeletal conditions with a particular interest in neck and back pain, shoulder and knee injuries as well as post-operative orthopedic management. She is a strong believer in empowering the client to achieve the best possible clinical outcomes and driving effective self-management programs.

Maithilee, a lover of all things active, will usually be found (but hard to catch) on the running track or battling away on the badminton court. Most of all, she loves a good old chat amongst friends and family!

 

 

Karan Grewal | Physiotherapist

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Karan has joined us from the Land of Long white clouds (New Zealand), graduating from Auckland University of Technology.

He has a wide range of experience in various different aspects of physiotherapy from hospital, community, residential care, to private practice. Karan is very enthusiastic about patient health and rehabilitation, and is passionate about assisting patients to achieve optimal physical health with a very holistic rehabilitative approach. He has a keen interest in spinal problems especially neck and lower back. He has a very strong drive towards postural rehabilitation, clinical Pilates (including pre and post natal) and exercise prescription – using that along with education, to promote self-empowerment and self-management to achieve long term results.

Due to having his fair share of injuries by living an active lifestyle, Karan is always looking up the latest evidence based research to continually improve his clinical knowledge. When not working in the clinic, he would either be outdoors staying active or spending some time in the gym working towards his personal goals. Karan is a very social person and loves meeting new people and exploring what our beautiful city Melbourne has to offer.  

 

 

Daniel Chircop | Physiotherapist

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Daniel graduated from LaTrobe University and has a wealth of experience in private practice physiotherapy, treating a wide range of musculoskeletal injuries and disorders.

Daniel’s passion and interests center mostely around the sporting sector. He has worked at the AFL, VFL and local level with football, as well as having significant input with professional and local baseball players.

An active sportsman himself, Daniel is currently a member of the Williamstown Baseball Club and is actively pursuing professional endeavours within Australia. Previously, Daniel has played baseball at the state and national level, as well as playing professionally in Adelaide and Germany.

Through his experiences within sport, Daniel has developed a keen interest in shoulder conditions, and having battles his fair share of injuries himself, he draws on his personal experiences to guide his therapy.

Daniel’s approach to physiotherapy centers around working with a solid diagnosis and using an evidence based approach to his therapy. He in interested in establishing your goals and working towards them, whether it is to be getting back on the field or relieving that stubborn neck pain.

 

 

Shaun Bryce | Myotherapist

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Shaun is a qualified Myotherapist after studying in Melbourne since moving from Southern NSW in 2010. He has always been a keen sportsperson, playing at a high level in both AFL and cricket. This made the decision to work in an elite sporting environment an easy one, as he enjoys treating athletes to help them reach their sporting goals.

In his second year of University, Shaun volunteered his time at North Melbourne Football Club as a means of introducing himself into an elite sporting environment. To date, Shaun remains at the club in an employed position as a Myotherapist and principle trainer.

During his spare time he enjoys playing footy, catching up with his mates and traveling during the off-season.

His interests lie in injury diagnosis, helping his clients progress from a presenting complaint to reach their set goals. He is motivated, always keen to provide the best service possible for his clients and is a strong believer in striving to continue to further one’s education. Shaun continues to study in Melbourne and through his time at the football club, he has gained valuable experience in treating sporting injuries and the role he can play in rehabilitation…..

 

 

Jeremy Teh | Physiotherapist

Jeremy graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2012 and has since worked in a variety of settings and roles including working in residential care, manual handling training, in the community, in GP clinics and private practice. This work has provided much experience in dealing with chronic back, neck and shoulder conditions, particularly in the elderly, and Jeremy is very passionate about reducing pain and improving function and quality of life for these people.

Throughout the week you might find Jeremy at the gym, on the soccer field or a futsal court. It’s this regular involvement in grassroots sports that keeps him not only fit, but busy finding fitness and rehabilitation solutions for the amateur athlete. No matter your age or interests or level of fitness, Jeremy is committed to helping you to return to the activities that are important to you, and to keep you fit and well in the long run.

 

Victoria Jones | Massage Therapist

Victoria moved from the UK to Melbourne in 2014, bringing with her over 10 years of experience working within the health-care industry, including both Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy in community, hospital and rehabilitation environments.

Since migrating to Melbourne, Victoria has been working with Transform Physio in the Aged Care sector of the business and has recently qualified as a Massage Therapist through Evolve College in South Melbourne. Victoria has joined the Dandenong North clinic to offer massage therapy services, which evidence shows can provide both physical and mental  therapeutic benefits in cases such as chronic pain, headaches, cancer-related pain, fatigue, pregnancy and stress.

Outside of the clinic and aged care settings, Victoria is enjoying exploring some of the state’s many hiking trails, as well as the abundance of restaurants and brunch-spots Melbourne has to offer.

 

 

Rachel Armstrong | Administration Assistant

Rachel joined the Transform Physio team in June 2016.  Rachel is our main receptionist and administration assistant at our Dandenong North clinic.  She enjoys interacting with all clients and assisting the physio’s anyway she can.

When Rachel’s not enjoying your friendly company at reception you’ll will find her swimming laps at her local pool, walking the nearby pathways or taking time over a coffee with family and friends.