Kristy has completed post graduate studies in manual therapy and is currently studying for her Masters in Continence & Women’s Health. She uses her skills and knowledge to treat a wide range of musculoskeletal and sporting injuries, as well as those conditions specific to women through their lifespan.
Henry is a specialist Sports Physiotherapist who has worked at the AIS and been on the Australian Olympic Team. He is very experienced in assessing and co-managing difficult, chronic or complex injuries. Based in Melbourne, Henry visits regularly and is available for appointments at either clinic. He is also available via skype consult.
James has completed his Masters of Sports Physiotherapy and has experience working with sports teams, particularly basketball and football, as well as adolescent athletes and runners. James has also completed further training to assess and treat a variety of hand conditions (including post surgery) and offers onsite thermoplastic splinting for certain conditions.
Julie has experience in musculoskeletal, oncology, neurological and cardiopulmonary conditions and is a certified PINC and STEEL Cancer Rehabilitation Physiotherapist. Julie has helped many older adults improve their balance, mobility, comfort and breathing in the hospital, aged care and community settings and works with each client to achieve their individual goals.
Michael has a vast array of experience working in both private practice & hospital settings, as well as with the Australian Defence Force. Michael has a Masters degree in Strength & Conditioning and offers appointments to develop individually tailored programs for end-stage rehab and improving athletic performance, ultilising the smartphone app Train Heroic.
Anne is a qualified Mat Pilates Instructor and has a comprehensive Diploma of Professional Pilates Instruction with Polestar Pilates Australia. Anne is passionate about sharing her knowledge and skills to make lasting changes through a positive movement experience based on the principles of Pilates. Anne takes mat and equipment classes and has 1:1 sessions available at our Bright Studio (more info here).
Wennie works between Mt Hotham and Niseko (Japan) and is a member of the Olympic Winter Institute of Australia. She is also currently studying a graduate certificate in Sports Physiotherapy. Although Wennie is well and truly known for being at the snow, she did start her physio career in the public hospital system, seeing lots of complex health conditions.
Jane manages the staff and daily runnings of Ovens Valley Physio & Pilates and Bright Allied Health. With over 20 years experience working in the Allied Health industry, Jane has had a wide variety of study and workplace opportunities. The rapid growth of OVPP and the development of BAH continues to be one of the most exciting and challenging experiences for Jane to be a part of.
Having been born and raised in Myrtleford, Sarah has enjoyed moving back with her young family and joining the OVPP team. She is a local sports enthusiast following the local football and basketball teams and loves being involved in the community.
Mary is a receptionist at our Myrtleford Clinic. She enjoys being involved in the local community, in particular with the Myrtleford Saints Football & Netball Club. Mary also speaks Italian, which proves very helpful to us at times, given the strong Italian population that live locally.
Cindy is a receptionist at both our Myrtleford and Bright Clinics. Coming from a hospitality background, Cindy is enjoying her new role in the health industry and loves being in contact with the local community. She is also an avid baker, which we love!