Heidi Pollington - Physiotherapist

Heidi has been part of the LifeCare Prahran team since 2004.  She has worked in private practice since graduating and has a special interest in sporting injuries, rehabilitation as well as hand therapy. Heidi enjoys working with people to gain orregain their health and fitness so they can pursue their chosen interests and activities.  She has worked closely with surgeons and rehabilitative specialists and believes in a hands on approach.

Heidi has worked in elite netball programs for 8 years and is currently the Head Physiotherapist of Melbourne Vixens and the Australian U21 netball teams, as well as plating for the Melbourne Phoenix netball team from 2005 to 2009. She was Tutor Sports Level 1&2 Hand Therapy from 2010 to 2012 and Team Physiotherapist for the Canadian Commonwealth Team in 2006.

Heidi enjoys keeping active through gym and running and loves travelling with the family, has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Melbourne University, and is an APA certified Level 3 Sports Physiotherapist.

Heidi is also a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Physiotherapy Australia.