APA Titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist
B.Physiotherapy with Honors, University of Melbourne 2001
Masters of Sports Physiotherapy, La Trobe, 2015
Sam is a titled Sports Physiotherapist who obtained a Bachelor of Physiotherapy with honors from the University of Melbourne in 2001 and went on to complete a Masters of Sports Physiotherapy at La Trobe University in 2015.
He has gained a wealth of experience throughout his career by working with amateur and professional athletes. Sam’s sports physio experience is primarily with soccer, running and football, having worked with athletes at all levels of these sports.
Sam’s main area of expertise is the treatment of knee injuries and post-operative knee rehabilitation. He also has a special interest in treating exercise related lower limb injuries, back pain and hip pain.
His approach to treatment is evidence based and involves different modalities including manual therapy, resistance training, Clinical Pilates, biomechanical assessment and correction.
For many years Sam played lacrosse competitively but is now retired from the game and enjoys running, strength training, cycling and chasing his kids.