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192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Ph. (08) 8250 7557

Fax. (08) 8281 7589

Opening Hours

mon
7:30am - 7:30pm
tues
8:00am - 8:00pm
wed
7:30am - 7:30pm
thurs
8:00am - 8:00pm
fri
7:30am - 7:00pm
sat
8:00am - 12.00pm

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Monday
7:30am Blake Palmer
8:00am Blake Palmer
10:30am Meredith Ferguson
11:00am Meredith Ferguson
11:30am Meredith Ferguson
1:30pm Khoi Pham
Tuesday
3:30pm Elizabeth Afolabi
4:00pm Elizabeth Afolabi
Wednesday
7:30am Blake Palmer
8:00am Blake Palmer
10:30am Meredith Ferguson
11:00am Meredith Ferguson
11:30am Meredith Ferguson
1:30pm Khoi Pham
4:30pm Khoi Pham
Thursday
3:30pm Elizabeth Afolabi
4:00pm Elizabeth Afolabi
Friday
7:30am Blake Palmer
8:00am Blake Palmer
10:30am Meredith Ferguson
11:00am Meredith Ferguson
11:30am Meredith Ferguson
1:30pm Khoi Pham
4:30pm Khoi Pham
Saturday
11:30am Khoi Pham
Monday
4:15pm Emma Carkeek
6:00pm Emma Carkeek
Tuesday
8:45am Prathyusha Doppalapudi
Wednesday
4:15pm Emma Carkeek
6:00pm Emma Carkeek
Thursday
8:00am Prathyusha Doppalapudi
Monday
8:00am Karen Strength For Life 50+
9:00am Karen Aquafit
9:45am Karen Aquafit
11:00am Karen Strength For Life 50+
Tuesday
10:00am Lia Strength For Life 50+
11:00am Kaye Easy Aqua
11:45am Kaye Easy Aqua
2:00pm Kaye Easy Aqua
Wednesday
11:00am Lia Strength For Life 50+
Thursday
8:10am Karen Aquafit
9:00am Karen Aquafit
10:00am Kaye Easy Aqua
10:00am Karen Strength For Life 50+
11:00am Kaye Easy Aqua
11:45am Kaye Strong & Active (Gym)
5:30pm Elaine Strength For Life 50+
Saturday
8:15am Kaye Easy Aqua
9:15am Kaye Easy Aqua
10:00am Judith Aquafit
Monday
7:30am - 7:00pm Supervised 10am-6pm Gym Closed 8-9am, 11am-12pm, 1-2pm
Tuesday
8:00am - 6:30pm Supervised 11am-6pm Gym Closed 10-11am, 1:30-2:30pm
Wednesday
7:30am - 7:00pm Supervised 9am-5pm Gym Closed 11am-12pm
Thursday
8:00am - 5:30pm Supervised 2pm-5pm Gym Closed 10-11am, 5:30-6:30pm
Friday
7:30am - 6:30pm Supervised 9am-2pm Gym Closed 2-3pm
Saturday
7:30am - 12:00pm
Thursday
6:00pm Physio Every Fortnight
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Andrew Carr

Andrew Carr completed his physiotherapy studies in 1991, and worked in private practices in Adelaide for 3 years before working in the United Kingdom for 9 months at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington.

On his return to Adelaide, Andrew completed a Masters degree in Sports Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia (1997-1998) where his thesis investigated the strength and performance characteristics of the shoulder muscles in elite swimmers.

Andrew has worked in private practice throughout the Adelaide metropolitan area for over 20 years and has extensive experience in the treatment and management of complex sporting and compensable injuries, and post-surgical rehabilitation.

Andrew has been physiotherapist for several sporting teams including Matrics Netball Club (1998, 1999), South Australian U17 Cricket Team (1999), Glenelg Football Club (2000, 2001, 2002). Andrew was a contracted provider of rehabilitation services to WorkCover SA from 2002-2012 and has extensive experience in all aspects of compensable physiotherapy and medico-legal work.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Meredith Ferguson

Meredith Ferguson graduated from South Australian Institute of Technology (SAIT) in 1981, completing post graduate studies in Ergonomics.

Meredith has extensive physiotherapy experience in both hospital and private clinics in Adelaide, Canada and the United Kingdom. Meredith works in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and hydrotherapy at our Salisbury Plain and Golden Grove clinics.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services

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Nick Deegan

Nick Deegan joined Northcare Physio in 2005, and has more than 10 years of clinical experience in musculoskeletal physiotherapy working in a number of our clinics.

Nick spent several years as the worksite physiotherapist for GM Holden and VISY in metropolitan Adelaide. He started his career in the hospital setting at Royal Adelaide Hospital, and soon realised his passion lay within the private sector of musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Lisa Tomney

Lisa Tomney has been at Northcare Physio since 2010. Alongside her standard physiotherapy qualifications, Lisa has had further training and qualifications in dry needling, clinical pilates and women’s health in preventative pelvic floor exercises.

Lisa is involved in running  the ante-natal aqua exercise classes conducted in the purpose-built pool at our Salisbury Plain clinic. Lisa has a keen interest in hydrotherapy exercise programs more broadly, and also has experience in worksite assessments and suitability of jobs, together with pre-employment assessments.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Amin Bashourzadeh

Amin Bashourzadeh has a great passion for physiotherapy treatment and rehabilitation of his patients. Amin completed his physiotherapy degree at Charles Sturt University and his post-graduate degree in Clinical Rehabilitation at Flinders University.

Amin has more than 10 years clinical and research experience. His main interests are physiotherapy for musculoskeletal and sports injuries of spine, shoulder, and ankle joints, balance disturbances, and posture abnormalities.

Amin possesses special and advanced knowledge in the treatment of headaches and temporomandibular (TMJ) joint dysfunctions. Amin has extensive experience and expertise in manual therapy techniques, dry needling, and therapeutic exercises.

Amin is enthusiastic about his patient’s proactive control over their treatment through education. Amin can also communicate in Persian and Farsi Dari languages.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Prathyusha Doppalapudi

Prathyusha Doppalapudi graduated from Maniple University, India with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2001 and Graduate Certificate in Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland in 2003.

Prathyusha has worked in private physiotherapy clinics in India before moving to Australia in 2002. She worked in the hospital system in NSW and SA for over 5 years including acute, rehabilitation wards, outpatients, paediatrics and fracture clinics. Some specialised areas include cardiac rehabilitation at Royal Adelaide Hospital, spinal injury and amputee rehabilitation at Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre in Adelaide.

To further her career in private practice, Prathyusha commenced work at Northcare Physio in 2009. She has a keen interest in all areas of musculoskeletal physiotherapy with a special interest in spinal and back injuries, clinical pilates rehabilitation, and women’s health.

Outside work, Prathyusha enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, and enjoys cooking, watching movies, regular walking and hikes.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Khoi Pham

Khoi Pham is a physiotherapist who graduated from University of South Australia in 2017 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. He has a strong interest in treating musculoskeletal injuries surrounding the shoulder and lower back, and also providing rehabilitation for sports related injuries. His personal interests in sports led him to work as a Sports Trainer for CBC’s Old Collegians Football Club for one year.

Khoi has completed additional training in dry needling, and is involved in providing rehabilitation through hydrotherapy and the use of the gym. Khoi’s approach to physiotherapy is to develop a good relationship between the patient and himself so that the necessary treatment can be provided along with the necessary education and advice to ensure a successful long term outcome.

Outside of work, Khoi likes to play volleyball, badminton and cycling.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Khadija Khelwaty

Khadija Khelwaty is a physiotherapist who graduated from Flinders University in 2016 with a Bachelor in Health Science (Principles of Physiotherapy) and Masters in Physiotherapy. Wanting to challenge her abilities, Khadija completed her graduate year in the beautiful Limestone Coast town of Naracoorte – working both in a private and public setting.

Moving back home to Adelaide, Khadija has recognised her interests in acute neck and lower back ailments, women’s health, and paediatric health. She also has an interest in neurological rehabilitation under the NDIS Registered Provider program at Northcare Physio.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services

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Elizabeth Afolabi

Elizabeth Afolabi graduated from the University of Otago, New Zealand with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

Liz has experience working in various settings including Australian and New Zealand hospitals, private practice and residential care settings.

Some of her passions include serving in her local church, dancing, reading and using her skills in every day life for the betterment of others.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Michael Callan

Michael Callan is a physiotherapist who relocated to Adelaide early 2019, having spent the last decade in Perth. Originally from Canada, Michael moved to Perth in 2008 to study Physiotherapy at Curtin University. After completing his Physiotherapy degree in 2010, he began working in private practice.

In 2014, he went back to Curtin part-time and completed a Master of Clinical Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal Major) whilst working full-time in the clinic. He enjoyed the experience so much that he began working as a postgraduate clinical supervisor at Curtin for a few years prior to leaving Perth.

Michael sees a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions such as neck and back pain, shoulder pain, knee, hip and leg pain, muscle pain and nerve pain. He has worked with athletes and sport teams as well as in chronic pain clinics. He also has additional training in management of dizziness.

Outside of work, Michael enjoys exercise at the gym, golf and tennis, as well as spending time with his family and dog.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services

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Emma Carkeek

Emma Carkeek is a physiotherapist with a commitment to health, fitness and a desire to help others. After graduating from Charles Sturt University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Emma has worked in disability and aged care in country Victoria.

Emma’s focus is now musculoskeletal physiotherapy, including the treatments of headaches. She has undertaken further studies in Pilates and understands the importance of combining “hands on” therapy with exercise and education to produce best outcomes.

Emma enjoys interaction and is looking forward to meeting new and existing patients to help with any muscle, joint or movement issues.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Wayville
47 Greenhill Road, Wayville
SA 5034

Services

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Trevor Keen

Trevor Keen is a physiotherapist who graduated with a Masters in Physiotherapy in 2016, and shortly after moved abroad to the UK where he worked in professional cricket for a couple of years, which was an incredible experience.

Trevor is an avid sports lover, especially the game of cricket.  He enjoys travel with his lovely fiance, together with walks and bike riding.

Trevor believes being a physiotherapist gives him the honour and privilege of aiding people to get back into doing the things that they most love in life.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Blake Palmer

Blake Palmer is a physiotherapist who graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia. He is interested in musculoskeletal and sporting injuries Blake Palmer and has experience in a variety of sporting teams including North Eastern MetroStars Soccer Club and FC Barcelona Escola. During his studies, Blake also worked weekends as a Physiotherapy Assistant at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

Blake’s passion for physiotherapy is largely driven by his love of sports and because of this he has a strong commitment to further developing his skills in this area. He has a strong desire to help people improve their daily lives, particularly through exercise and rehabilitation. His ambition is to collaborate with patients to reach their unique goals and provide self-management strategies to empower patients to achieve long-term solutions.

Blake plans to undertake a Masters in Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in the future and continues to keep up-to-date with the latest evidence-based treatments. Outside of physiotherapy, Blake likes to play soccer and cricket as well as stay active at the gym.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Kevin Tran

Kevin Tran is a physiotherapist who graduated from University of South Australia in 2017 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. He has a strong interest in treating musculoskeletal injuries, and is experienced in aged care services.

Kevin has completed additional training in dry needling, and is involved in providing rehabilitation through the use of the gym.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Tania Robertson

Tania Robertson graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement) in 2009 and gained her Diploma of Remedial Massage in 2011.

Tania has 4 years of massage experience and specialises in sports and deep tissue massage and relaxation massage. She has a background in sporting injuries and has experience working with two country football clubs providing pre and post game massage treatment. Tania has a keen interest in treating both sporting and occupational injuries to relieve muscular pain and imbalance.

Outside of work, Tania enjoys travelling the world with her twin sister and cheering on the Port Adelaide Football club and the Adelaide 36ers.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services

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Jay James

Jay James is a remedial and musculoskeletal massage therapist. Her massage therapy involves detailed assessment and treatment prescription based on the needs of the individual.

Jay’s techniques include deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy myofascial release and effleurage. Treatment is designed to return the body to normal health after injury. Massage does this by increasing blood and lymphatic flow. Massage is particularly helpful in treating conditions related to lifestyle and repetitive strain injuries.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Serina Joy

Serina Joy is a remedial massage therapist with a passion for life and helping people lead a pain-free life without relying on medications. Serina has worked for several years in private practice as well as with the SANFL gaining a broad range of experience.

Serina will take time to explain your problem and how it affects your day to day life, will assess the way your body moves and any restrictions you may currently be experiencing. The approach to your treatment will be discussed so you are fully aware of what will take place during the session, and what you can expect as an outcome from the treatment.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Kylie Loffler

Kylie Loffler is a massage therapist who completed a Diploma of Remedial Massage at The Australian Institute of Fitness. She started her massage career working in sports with the SANFL Umpires and the Port Adelaide Football Club.

Kylie specialises in deep tissue and sports massage, and has a keen interest in helping people and takes pride in knowing that she is improving someone’s life by reducing pain and improving range of movement. Kylie has a nurturing touch and can adjust pressure to the client’s needs. Kylie provides advice and stretches for clients to perform at home to ensure treatment lasts after the session.

Kylie enjoys getting outdoors by gardening, going on hikes, and visiting the beach.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services

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Lia Button

Lia Button is an exercise physiologist who recently graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology. She is accredited with Exercise and Sports Science Australia and has been working locally in Adelaide with a wide range of clients.

Lia is passionate about educating and motivating people to take an active role in managing their condition, and providing them with the resources to continue to improve their health and well-being. She is looking forward to continuing to grow her experience with a wider range of people and conditions and learning more from the other team members at Northcare Physio.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Elaine Kuczmarski

Elaine Kuczmarski is an ESSA Accredited Exercise Physiologist with over 25 years  experience in the field of Health and Fitness. She holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Movement from The University of South Australia, as well as Certificate IV in Fitness. Elaine is also certified in clinical Pilates, exercise rehabilitation, fitness testing, nutrition education, personal training, older adult training and group fitness. For the past 12 years, Elaine has worked predominantly in the areas of chronic disease and injury management and has a special interest in diabetes and weight management.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Services

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Lauren Goffredo

Lauren Goffredo is an Accredited Practising Dietitian who recently graduated from Flinders University with a Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics. Her main areas of interest include nutrition for geriatric health including modified texture diets, malnutrition and rehabilitation as well as cardiovascular nutrition, oncology, diabetes and weight management.

Lauren aims to achieve the best possible results for her clients by providing up to date nutritional care and education using evidenced based practice guidelines and clinical judgement. Lauren will support and motivate her clients throughout their journey to help them achieve optimum results.

Lauren consults every Monday at our Golden Grove and Salisbury Plain clinics. Book an appointment with Lauren online, or call the clinics direct.

Locations

Salisbury Plain
192 Park Terrace, Salisbury Plain
SA 5109

Golden Grove
2 Sunnybrook Drive, Wynn Vale
SA 5127

Services