Therapists

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and Remedial Massage Therapists will take time to understand the contributing factors that drive musculoskeletal pain.

 

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Sarah Mac Alasdair

Principal Partner
Senior Physiotherapist
Master Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
APA Sports Physiotherapist

Sarah graduated from Curtin University in 1994 and since then, she has combined her love of travel and sport throughout her physiotherapy career.  She has worked in Europe and across Australia with elite athletes from such diverse sports as rowing, cricket, Aussie Rules, tennis, basketball and rugby.

In addition to her love of managing sporting injuries, she also is passionate about developing effective and lasting management plans for other musculoskeletal conditions. Sarah has a strong interest in treating adolescent sporting injuries and has spent many winter mornings on the sideline covering Guildford Grammar rugby matches.  Otherwise, she spends her spare time as an unpaid uber driver for her four young children and loves to get out on the water fishing whenever possible.

Therapy Interests

  • Treating Adolescent Sporting Populations

  • Providing quality care and management for clients with chronic musculoskeletal issues

Rob Waller

Sarah Mac Alasdair

Principal Partner
Senior Physiotherapist
Master Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
APA Sports Physiotherapist

Sarah graduated from Curtin University in 1994 and since then, she has combined her love of travel and sport throughout her physiotherapy career.  She has worked in Europe and across Australia with elite athletes from such diverse sports as rowing, cricket, Aussie Rules, tennis, basketball and rugby.

In addition to her love of managing sporting injuries, she also is passionate about developing effective and lasting management plans for other musculoskeletal conditions. Sarah has a strong interest in treating adolescent sporting injuries and has spent many winter mornings on the sideline covering Guildford Grammar rugby matches.  Otherwise, she spends her spare time as an unpaid uber driver for her four young children and loves to get out on the water fishing whenever possible.

Special Interests:

  • Treating Adolescent Sporting Populations
  • Providing quality care and management for clients with chronic musculoskeletal issues

Advanced Education

PhD  – Understanding pain mechanisms in young adults of the Raine Study (http://www.rainestudy.org.au​)

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Therapy Interests

Diagnosis & Management of Complex Spinal Disorders
Cervicogenic Headaches
Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Jonathan Thai
Physiotherapist, Living Fit Instructor

Jonathan graduated with a Physiotherapy degree from Curtin University, and has worked in a variety of settings ranging from residential care, hospital and private practice. 

Jonathan has a passion for delivering individually tailored physiotherapy to all his clients, and blends manual therapy with exercise therapy to help clients achieve their functional goals.

He can usually be found struggling to balance exercise with indulging on good food. Recently however, most of his spare time is spent lounging around with his cat whilst looking after his new baby boy.

Therapy Interests

  • Shoulder pain

  • Knee pain

  • Post-operative conditions

  • Resistance and plyometric training

Carly Payne

Jonathan Thai
Physiotherapist, Living Fit Instructor

Jonathan graduated with a Physiotherapy degree from Curtin University, and has worked in a variety of settings ranging from residential care, hospital and private practice. 

Jonathan has a passion for delivering individually tailored physiotherapy to all his clients, and blends manual therapy with exercise therapy to help clients achieve their functional goals.

He can usually be found struggling to balance exercise with indulging on good food. Recently however, most of his spare time is spent lounging around with his cat whilst looking after his new baby boy.

Therapy Interests

Shoulder pain
Knee pain
Post-operative conditions
Resistance and plyometric training

Rourke Moynihan
Senior Physiotherapist

Rourke is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

Rourke has recently joined the team at Bassendean Physiotherapy after working at private physio practices in Perth and also when travelling around Australia, which has included stints in practices in Tasmania and Arnhem Land. Adding to his experience, he has had the opportunity to work with various sporting teams, including Perth Heat Baseball, East Perth Football Club and the AFL WA Women’s State Football team.

Outside of work, Rourke is involved in a number of sports including cycling, hockey and rowing.
More recently he has taken up Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and enjoying the opportunity to personally test his own rehab methods.

Special Interests:

  • Foot/ankle
  • Knee
  • Headaches
  • Rourke is also qualified in Dry Needling and Pilates.
Rob Waller

Rourke Moynihan
Senior Physiotherapist

Rourke is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

Rourke has recently joined the team at Bassendean Physiotherapy after working at private physio practices in Perth and also when travelling around Australia, which has included stints in practices in Tasmania and Arnhem Land. Adding to his experience, he has had the opportunity to work with various sporting teams, including Perth Heat Baseball, East Perth Football Club and the AFL WA Women’s State Football team.

Outside of work, Rourke is involved in a number of sports including cycling, hockey and rowing.
More recently he has taken up Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and enjoying the opportunity to personally test his own rehab methods.

Special Interests:

  • Foot/ankle
  • Knee
  • Headaches
  • Rourke is also qualified in Dry Needling and Pilates.

Sarah Clay
Senior Physiotherapist
Senior Pilates Instructor

South Australian Institute Technology 1987

Sarah is an experienced Physiotherapist with over 30 years industry musculoskeletal experience. She passionate about facilitating change in peoples lives holistically, especially those with chronic or complex pain. She has a special interest in Cognitive Functional Techniques and is currently undergoing further, extensive training in this area, centred around low back pain.

Her holistic approach has involved extra training in Nutrition as well as breathing disorders and techniques.

Sarah heads up our Pilates team, running Clinical Pilates sessions and training other physiotherapists in Pilates.

Sarah has worked with many sporting teams, including an AFL club, Rugby League and Rugby Union. She has been heavily involved in netball in the past as well as years of road cycling. More recently, in the last 7 years, Sarah has been involved in the local Crossfit Community, training regularly at The Crossfit Chamber in Belmont. Hiking, walking her Staffordshire Bull Terrier, gardening on their hills property and family adventures are her other passions.

Advanced Education

  • Clinical Pilates
  • ​Clinical Pilates Instructor

Therapy Interests

  • Musculoskeletal Injury Rehabilitation
  • Chronic Pain
  • ​Facilitating health change for the everyday person
Sarah Clay

Sarah Clay
Senior Physiotherapist
Senior Pilates Instructor

South Australian Institute Technology 1987

Sarah is an experienced Physiotherapist with over 30 years industry musculoskeletal experience. She passionate about facilitating change in peoples lives holistically, especially those with chronic or complex pain. She has a special interest in Cognitive Functional Techniques and is currently undergoing further, extensive training in this area, centred around low back pain.

Her holistic approach has involved extra training in Nutrition as well as breathing disorders and techniques.

Sarah heads up our Pilates team, running Clinical Pilates sessions and training other physiotherapists in Pilates. 

Sarah has worked with many sporting teams, including an AFL club, Rugby League and Rugby Union. She has been heavily involved in netball in the past as well as years of road cycling. More recently, in the last 7 years, Sarah has been involved in the local Crossfit Community, training regularly at The Crossfit Chamber in Belmont. Hiking, walking her Staffordshire Bull Terrier, gardening on their hills property and family adventures are her other passions.

Advanced Education

Clinical Pilates

​Clinical Pilates Instructor

Therapy Interests

Musculoskeletal Injury Rehabilitation

Chronic Pain

​Facilitating health change for the everyday person

Billy Sukroo
Physiotherapist

Billy graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) and values collaborative goal setting to make lasting changes in people’s lives.

Billy has a strong passion for promoting recovery from a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, in particular sporting injuries and low back pain. He integrates an evidence-based active approach alongside manual therapy. He’s also achieved success with treatment of shoulder and neck pathologies, in addition to post-operative rehab focusing on individualised programs and return to normal function. 

Billy has developed experience in a wide variety of differing sporting injury diagnoses, there associated management and future prevention strategies through sport trainer roles at multiple Perth Football League teams.

Billy’s spare time consists of integrating personal fitness with weights, enjoying the beach with friends or playing a round of golf.

Sarah Clay

Billy Sukroo
Physiotherapist

Billy graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) and values collaborative goal setting to make lasting changes in people’s lives.

Billy has a strong passion for promoting recovery from a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, in particular sporting injuries and low back pain. He integrates an evidence-based active approach alongside manual therapy. He’s also achieved success with treatment of shoulder and neck pathologies, in addition to post-operative rehab focusing on individualised programs and return to normal function. 

Billy has developed experience in a wide variety of differing sporting injury diagnoses, there associated management and future prevention strategies through sport trainer roles at multiple Perth Football League teams.

Billy’s spare time consists of integrating personal fitness with weights, enjoying the beach with friends or playing a round of golf.

Sarah Clay

Megant Andhika
Physiotherapist

Megant graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy with Honours, where she conducted research on musculoskeletal pain.

Megant is passionate about gym rehabilitation and introducing people of all ages and conditions to the benefits of strengthening exercises. Megant is also experienced in working with people with disability and their family members.

Megant has a goal-oriented approach to her practice, as she ensures collaboration between her and her patients in deciding the best treatment course to get them back to doing the things that matter most.

Outside of work, Megant enjoys spending time at the gym where she keeps fit with powerlifting. She can also be found in the kitchen, trying out new recipes while watching too much guilty pleasure shows!

Special Interests:

Long-term back and neck pain
Management of chronic musculoskeletal issues
Gym-based rehabilitation

Megant Andhika
Physiotherapist

Megant graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy with Honours, where she conducted research on musculoskeletal pain.

Megant is passionate about gym rehabilitation and introducing people of all ages and conditions to the benefits of strengthening exercises. Megant is also experienced in working with people with disability and their family members.

Megant has a goal-oriented approach to her practice, as she ensures collaboration between her and her patients in deciding the best treatment course to get them back to doing the things that matter most.

Outside of work, Megant enjoys spending time at the gym where she keeps fit with powerlifting. She can also be found in the kitchen, trying out new recipes while watching too much guilty pleasure shows!

Special Interests:

  • Long-term back and neck pain
  • Management of chronic musculoskeletal issues
  • Gym-based rehabilitation
Sarah Clay

Darius Jordan Ghezlou
Remedial Massage Therapist

Darius is a remedial therapist looking to work with all his clients to live their life to the fullest. He has been playing sports and practising martial arts since a young age and has a keen interest in sports rehabilitation and injury prevention.

One of the main goals Darius has for his clients is to allow them to be as pain free as possible, through treatment plans designed to get you back to what you love doing as soon as possible.

Darius is trained in the techniques of:

Deep Tissue
Relaxation
Swedish Massage
Sports
Pregnancy
Active Release Therapy
Myofascial Release
Trigger Point Therapy
Lymphatic Drainage
Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
EMMETT Therapy

Darius Jordan Ghezlou
Remedial Massage Therapist

Darius is a remedial therapist looking to work with all his clients to live their life to the fullest. He has been playing sports and practising martial arts since a young age and has a keen interest in sports rehabilitation and injury prevention.

One of the main goals Darius has for his clients is to allow them to be as pain free as possible, through treatment plans designed to get you back to what you love doing as soon as possible.

Darius is trained in the techniques of:

  • Deep Tissue
  • Relaxation
  • Swedish Massage
  • Sports
  • Pregnancy
  • Active Release Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Lymphatic Drainage
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
  • EMMETT Therapy

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