Bayside Physiotherapy/ Sports & Spinal

Bayside Physiotherapy team have joined the Sports & Spinal family to continue to provide the Highest Quality Patient Care.

Our clinic is located at 9/13 Medical Place Urraween, in the heart of Hervey Bay’s medical precinct. Your local Hervey Bay clinic is conveniently located near Kawungan, Scarness, Pialba, Dundowran, Torquay, Urangan, Eli Waters, Point Vernon, Wondunna and Nikenbah.

Our clinic features on-site car parking as well as an onsite gym with Pilates equipment. We’re NDIS registered, and Medicare rebates and HICAPS health fund claims are available. EFTPOS and credit card facilities are also available for payment. Modern, clean and inviting, your local Hervey Bay practice is popular amongst residents looking for Physiotherapy, Clinical Pilates, Dietetics, Podiatry, Exercise Physiology, Hydrotherapy and Remedial Massage.

Meet the team @ Hervey Bay

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Mark Cassidy

APA Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist

Mark is a Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist. He is a member of Sports Medicine Australia and a member of the Australian College of Physiotherapists. He has extensive experience working with athletes at an elite and everyday level. He has worked as a physiotherapist at the Sydney Olympic Games and both the Melbourne and Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. He has a passion for rugby and in the past has been a physio for NSW Country, Queensland Country, Australian Women’s team and currently Australian Stockmen.

Mark has a passion for helping people with complex and difficult to diagnose conditions particularly of the shoulder and lower back. He gets to know his clients and works with them to get them back to having fun at the sports and activities they enjoy.

Mark is involved in the local Fraser Coast Community. He contributes to sports such as Surf Life Saving and Rugby as a volunteer. He is regularly involved with charities such as the Dunga Derby, Rally for a Cause and Fraser Coast Mates, helping to make the Fraser Coast a great place to live.

Mark is available for Physiotherapy appointments at our Hervey Bay clinic

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Jacob Walmsley

General Physiotherapy

Jacob has degrees in both Exercise Science and Physiotherapy. An avid learner and a people person, Jacob, will leave no stone unturned in achieving the best results for his clients.
Jacob has an interest in pain management and vestibular rehabilitation. On top of his hands-on treatments, Jacob is excellent at designing rehab programs for clients to do at home, in the gym or in the pool, to ensure a full recovery.

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Jennifer Aviles

General Physiotherapy

Jennifer graduated from the University of Manitoba in Canada with a Bachelor of Kinesiology. She migrated to Australia to complete her Masters of Physiotherapy Studies in 2017. Jenn is dedicated to optimising the quality of life in every patient and has a passion for neurological and pediatric patients.

During her time off, Jenn enjoys playing recreational AFL and netball, as well as going in being outdoors and travelling

Jennifer is available for Physiotherapy appointments at our Hervey Bay clinic.

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Lily Hayter

Women's Health/ General Physiotherapist

Lily grew up in Hervey Bay. After graduating with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the Australian Catholic University, Lily couldn’t wait to get started working in the community she grew up in. With a growing interest in Women’s Health, Lily plans to continue her postgraduate studies in antenatal and postnatal care.

Lily enjoys empowering others during treatment so that clients can reach their goals and return to full potential. Exercise and post-operative care is also becoming of an increasing interest. When Lily is not in the clinic she can be found taking her dogs for a walk along the beach and sipping on a coffee.

Lily is available for Physiotherapy appointments at our Hervey Bay clinic.

 

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Haydon Choi

General Physiotherapy

Haydon graduated from the University of Queensland with a Master of Physiotherapy Studies. Having also completed a Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Queensland, physiotherapy was a natural career choice. Haydon has recently moved to Hervey Bay and brings with him a keen interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

As a therapist, he is passionate in his approach to promoting health and guiding rehabilitation. He believes in a holistic approach to treatment through exercise, education and hands-on therapies. Haydon is committed to continued personal and professional growth to aid in his ability to guide others to kick goals. Outside of work, Haydon can be found participating in a variety of sports and exploring Australia’s national parks.

Haydon is available for Physiotherapy appointments at Hervey Bay.

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Jamie Lineburg

General Physiotherapist

After growing up in Hervey Bay Jamie spent a number of years living on the Sunshine Coast before pursuing a career in Physiotherapy. Jamie graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) from the Central Queensland University and was excited to move back to his home town to join the Sports and Spinal team. Jamie has an interest in Sports Physiotherapy and plans to complete postgraduate studies in this area.

Outside of work Jamie enjoys heading out in his boat fishing, spending time with family and friends, and taking his golden retriever for walks on the beach.

Jaime is available for appointments at our Hervey Bay clinic.

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Mandy Lung

General Physiotherapy

After completing a degree in Exercise Physiology followed by Physiotherapy in Sydney, Mandy decided it was time to explore more of Australia, particularly Queensland and its warmer waters.
Mandy’s experience in both physiotherapy and exercise physiology has allowed her to see a wide range of conditions in both the public and private sector. Mandy believes empowering clients through education and self-management strategies allows them to be in the driver seat of their own health so they can continue to do the things they love.

On days off, Mandy loves exploring the outdoors, hiking, heading to the beach and trying her hand in a variety of sports.

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Karis Moffatt

General Physiotherapist

Karis completed a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at James Cook University. Karis grew up in Cairns before moving to Townsville to complete her university degree. Karis is very excited to start her next journey on the Fraser Coast.
Throughout Karis’s clinical placements, she gained experience in hospitals, private practices and in schools with children.
Karis has developed a keen interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and orthopaedic rehabilitation from working as a sports trainer for AFL and netball teams. Karis also has a passion for all things sport as she grew up playing tennis, soccer and swimming.
In her spare time, Karis enjoys hanging out with friends, spending her days at the beach and finding new places to eat and drink. Karis is available for Physiotherapy appointments at our Bayside/ Hervey Bay clinic.

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Nahomie Finn

Exercise Physiologist

Nahomie has completed a bachelor of clinical exercise physiology at the University of the Sunshine Coast. Nahomie grew up at Roma and moved to the Sunshine Coast to complete her university degree. She gained experience at private practices with musculoskeletal, cancer, lung, metabolic and heart conditions.

She grew up active by playing high-level sports like Netball, NRL, touch football, TRL and track and field. In her spare time she like winding down watching movies and tv shows.

Nahomie is available for appointments at our Bayside/Hervey Bay Sports & Spinal clinic.

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Alanah Hallet

Remedial Massage Therapist
While studying for her Diploma of Remedial Massage Therapy (RMT), Alanah had the opportunity to assist her parents with their recoveries after both undergoing significant surgeries. Throughout Alanah’s parent’s rehabilitation, she saw the real benefits of Remedial Massage Therapy.
From there, Alanah found a deep love and understanding of therapeutic touch and how it can help our bodies to re-heal themselves.
Alanah has a particular interest in deep tissue, pin and stretch, and trigger point techniques to help release tension and increase joint mobility. Alanah also has a passion and interest in working with clients struggling with chronic pain, stress, chronic fatigue, and or general mental health struggles. Alanah believes that therapeutic touch is a fantastic tool within a person’s healing process.
In Alanah’s spare time, you will find her spending time with her husband and three children while soul searching and living her best life.
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Carolyn Owen

Remedial Massage Therapist

Carolyn is one of our Remedial Massage Therapists. If you need remedial, sports or a relaxing massage, Carolyn is the person to see. She is experienced in all forms of massage and takes a holistic approach to health. She is a strong believer in the healing power of touch. A keen learner who keeps up to date, she is currently also learning to become a Yoga teacher.

Carolyn is available for Remedial Massage appointments at our Hervey Bay location

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Laura Irwin

Dietitian

Laura is an Accredited Practising Dietitian who is passionate about improving health, promoting recovery and preventing disease by simplifying nutrition messages to enable an individual to integrate strategies into their everyday life. Graduating from the University of the Sunshine Coast with a Bachelor of Dietetics, Laura has since gained a wide variety of clinical experience in a rural setting and is excited to build upon this in Hervey Bay. She loves that there is always more to learn in the field of nutrition and is continuously motivated by the conversations she gets to have with patients.
Outside of work, Laura enjoys swimming, hiking and making coffee to enjoy with friends.

Laura is available for appointments at our Hervey Bay clinic.

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Our clinic can be found at 9/13 Medical Place Urraween, Hervey Bay, QLD, 4655

Parking @ Hervey Bay

There is parking located out the front.

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