PhysioChoice, Pakenham


Dan Hunter – Physiotherapist
Dan graduated with his Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Notre Dame Australia in Fremantle Western Australia. Dan also studied chronic pain management round table and manual handling in nursing and personal care.

Dan’s areas of special interest include sports injury management, performance improvement, fall prevention and strength training. Dan is a nationally ranked natural bodybuilder and sponsored athlete.

Dan started working for PhysioChoice in late 2015.

 

 

 

Mounisha Ramdin-Etwari – Physiotherapist

Mounisha was born and raised in Mauritius. She studied at the University of Capetown, South Africa where she obtained her Bachelor of Physiotherapy. Mounisha moved to Australia in July 2015 with her husband to further her studies. As a Physiotherapist Mounisha has an interest in musculoskeletal and dry needling. She also enjoys doing Yoga.

 

 

 

 

Adam Plausinaitis – Physiotherapist

Adam has a Doctor of Physiotherapy from University of Melbourne, as well as a Bachelor of Arts-Psychology studied at the City University of New York: Hunter College. Adam’s special interests include musculosketal rehabilitation especially on the shoulder and spine, back pain, gym-related injuries, and clinical Pilates. When Adam isn’t at work he is usually at the gym – he believes exercise is medicine for all ages. Adam’s a strong believer in overall health and wellness as a vital component of physiotherapy treatment. Adam will also be offering Clinical Pilates at our PilatesChoice studio at 78 Smith St Warragul.

 

 

 

 

Haylee Lineham – Physiotherapist

Haylee joins PhysioChoice with a Bachelor of Health Sciences and a Master of Physiotherapy from Latrobe University.

Haylee has a strong interest in Women’s health including pregnancy related musculoskeletal conditions and incontinence.

Haylee is also an avid basketballer playing most of her life. She enjoys treating patients with Sports related muscular injuries.

 

 

 

 

Elke Smith – Physiotherapist

Elke holds a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master’s of Physiotherapy from Latrobe University.

Elke has a strong interest in Women’s Health and Clinical Pilates.

She has recently relocated to Gippsland coming from Northern Victoria and looks forward to getting out and exploring what the region has to offer. She is a keen horse rider and netballer and a loyal supporter of the Melbourne Football Club.

 

 

 

Brittany Bourne – Physiotherapist

Brittany holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the Australian Catholic University (ACU) in North Sydney.

Brittany is strongly interested in Women’s Health, mostly pre- and post-natal aspects of pregnancy. She is also interested in clinical Pilates, paediatric physiotherapy and patients in neuro-rehabilitation.

Brittany is 1 of 5 children who was born and raised in Sydney, NSW. She currently plays netball and enjoys training at the gym, Pilates and yoga. She loves Trekking and she completed the Everest base camp circuit in Nepal just a few years ago. She has always wanted to be and still wishes to be Roger Federer’s Physiotherapist.

 

 

Heidi Simpson – Administration

Heidi is currently undertaking a Business Administration Traineeship, providing reception and administration support. She strives to provide exceptional, friendly customer service as well as helping people with their enquiries. Heidi has been an avid vegetarian for the past 7 years and enjoys cooking in her spare time.