B.App.Sc.(Physio),Grad.Dip.App.Sc.(ManipPhty)

Colin has 34 years’ experience as a physiotherapist and founded Hawkesbury Physiotherapy in 1986. He graduated from The University of Sydney in 1980. In 1984 he completed a Post Graduate year in Manipulative Therapy. Colin is a titled member of the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Association of Australia.

He has worked with a variety of sporting teams including Rugby, AFL, Hockey, and Rowing.

Colin has a special interest in Equestrian Sports and was sole Physiotherapist for International riders at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games and has lectured nationwide on horse rider related injuries and rider performance.

Colin also has an extensive background in Hand Physiotherapy and casting.

  • He has a special interest in knee pathology and acute and chronic spinal problems.
  • He is a Level 2 practitioner in the “Watson” technique in the treatment of migraine and headache.
  • He has an extensive background in Hand Physiotherapy and casting.
  • His interest in orthopaedics and post-operative rehabilitation have led to development of work hardening programs involving hydrotherapy and gymnasium work.

Formal Qualifications and Training

Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) 1980 – Sydney University
Post Graduate Diploma (Manipulative Physiotherapy) 1984 – Sydney University
Levels 1 & 2 Watson’s Headache Institute 2012/2013 – Sydney

Memberships

Australian Physiotherapy Association
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Association