Joanne Brown


Jo graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Otago University (NZ) in 2003. She has worked in private practice in New Zealand, London and Perth before joining Lifecare in 2018. Jo is a Senior Physiotherapist and enjoys treating a variety of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions both acute and chronic including neck and back pain, antenatal/postnatal women, post-surgical rehabilitation and sports injuries. Jo enjoys a hands on approach, using manual therapy, exercise prescription and acupuncture to treat her patients. She believes in enabling patients to achieve their goals, however big or small.

Jo has previously worked as a team Physio for Waikato Netball (NZ) as well as being a preferred provider for the London marathon. She has also worked as an in-house Physiotherapist for a French bank where she became very familiar treating office workers with work-related disorders, neck and back pain. In her previous life Jo was a keen netballer and completed the London triathlon twice. These days Jo spends her spare time chasing after her two young children.