Meet the REHAB HQ Team
Director of The HQ Group, Principal Physiotherapist and Exercise Physiologist
Andrew is our Principal Physiotherapist and Accredited Exercise Physiologist. He is registered with both the APA and ESSA. Andrew graduated from UTS in 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts (Human Movement Studies) and from the University of Sydney in 2003 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy). With over 10 years of experience Andrew has worked with a range of clients including high level athletes such as Sydney Swans, St George Illawarra Dragons and more recently Australian Rugby Union including many overseas tours.
Andrew is very well respected amongst his physiotherapy colleagues and medical associates for his passion and professionalism but particularly for his expert knowledge in the management of sporting injuries and post-operative care.
Director of The HQ Group and Physiotherapist
John was one of the founding members of ACE Physiotherapy Pty Ltd and has been a practicing Physiotherapist since 2003. John graduated from the University of Sydney in 2003 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy).
John has a specialised focus on post-operative injuries and rehabilitation services, with primary focus being on treatment of chronic pain.
Aside from the Physiotherapy aspect of the business, John is responsible for the strategic growth of The HQ Group.
Director of The HQ Group and Physiotherapist
Erica was one of the founding members of ACE Physiotherapy Pty Ltd and has been a practicing Physiotherapist since 2003. Erica has been recognised as a leading practitioner in the Campbelltown region with a focus on spinal and neurological post-operative injuries and rehabilitation services.
Erica graduated in 1998 from University of NSW with a Bachelor of Sports Science (Sports Coaching) and from the University of Sydney in 2002 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy).
Erica’s role has now diversified to the growth and management of REHAB HQ and WELLNESS HQ. Her passion is to educate members of the community on the status of their health and to assist them in organising the health services which will help them improve and maintain their overall health.
Head Physiotherapist Minto
Brett graduated from the Western Sydney University with a Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Physiotherapy. He is the Head physiotherapist at our Minto clinic and has a keen interest in treating musculoskeletal and sports related injuries with a focus on patient specific, exercise based rehabilitation.
Growing up down south, he is a natural Aussie rules follower and a passionate supporter of the Collingwood magpies (he’s nice, we promise). When he is not training for a half marathon, Brett is either in the gym or on the tennis court perfecting his serve. Exercise aside, he enjoys the occasional sci-fi movie and walking his Labrador (or vice versa).
Ryan joined REHAB HQ in early 2013 after working in the public health system.
He studied a Bachelor of Exercise & Sport Science at Wollongong University followed by a Masters in Physiotherapy at Sydney University.
He enjoys working within his local community treating a range of injuries including sports related injuries, paediatric injuries, post-surgical care and pre and post-natal care.
Ryan can be spotted working across both the Campbelltown practice and Minto practice
Lachlan previously worked at REHAB HQ as a Massage Therapist for 3 years but in 2016 joined the team as a Physiotherapist.
He graduated from Wollongong University with a Bachelor of Exercise Science followed by a Masters of Physiotherapy at Sydney University.
Lachlan has worked as a Massage Therapist for 3 years in the clinic as well as 1st grade NRL. He’s also had 3 years’ experience as a sports trainer covering AFL, Union and soccer.
Lachlan has a firm belief that building positive relationships through honesty and trust with his patients plays a major role in their recovery and he enjoys helping them achieve this.
Sally our friendly Dietitian graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics. She enjoys talking with her clients to modify their dietary behaviour and assist with their personal health goals, such as diabetes, cholesterol, weight loss or body building. She follows an evidence-based approach, assesses client’s readiness to change and then assists clients to make sustainable improvements to their health. Sally is open to discussions. Don’t be afraid to negotiate with her to keep your occasional chocolate or wine!
Outside of work hours, you might be able to spot Sally in the supermarket isles checking out new food products, reading food labels and assessing its nutrition “Completeness”. She likes to collect food packages and use them in her consultations. Sally would love to learn a few more interesting or healthy food products in the market so feel free to come and share it with her.
Andrew is a Registered Psychologist who is motivated to help clients manage their biopsychosocial knowledge and understanding. He is accredited under NSW SafeWork, Medicare, Comcare and CTP schemes.
Andrew commenced his career in the health and wellness industry as a Personal Trainer, however became intrigued at the impact of the mind / body relationship and pursued studies in Psychology. Andrew completed a Bachelor of Psychology in 2002 and gained full registration as a Psychologist in 2004 with the Psychology Board of Australia.
Andrew has over 10 years’ experience assisting clients to choose realistic and healthy lifestyle goals and providing evidence-based, practical strategies to achieve them. Over that time, he has specialised in pain management, behaviour modification programs and chronic disease management.
Sandra and Gladys
Our Reception Team
Where would our Physiotherapists be without our amazing reception team? They work tirelessly to make sure all the clinics are running in order so our therapists can then focus on doing what they do best – getting you better.
Gladys has been a part of our team since 2005 and Sandra has joined the team in 2015 and together, they run the show with effortless ease and smile to match.