Zhuo (Sean) Li (Physiotherapist)
Sean our Senior Physiotherapist and is a very astute physiotherapist with a great attention to detail. Being a Dunedin University graduate, Sean has spent the past 14 years working with people with Low Back Pain and athletes from a variety of sports and activity levels. Sean’s dedication to his examination is undeniable and he is willing to go that extra mile to get the result for his client.
Sean has undertaken a plethora of post graduate studies in order to further his knowledge in the field. With a special interest in applying the Mulligan’s concept of mobilisations with movement (MWMs) and the “Key Approach” to address spinal and peripheral joint dysfunctions.
Sean has a passion for sports injuries, and how the lower limb biomechanics will contribute to an injury. Sean’s knowledge allows him to customise treatment programs which cater to each individuals needs. You will not be disappointed with your results!!
Sam Morgan (Physiotherapist)
Sam has a thirst for knowledge, possessing both a Master’s degree in physiotherapy and clinical exercise physiology. Sam has a strong hands-on approach which he couples with an emphasis on exercise and movement therapy. This enables him to give control back to his patients so they can reach their desired goals in the shortest possible time. His approach is giving patients a deeper and more educated understanding of what brought them into the clinic.
Sam has developed a keen interest in treating hips, backs and shoulders with a special interest in postural and core stability. He prides himself on a results based treatment outcome. Sam has completed further studies in treating headaches under Dr Dean Watson and Dry needling techniques.
With over 18 years martial arts experience, several of which as an instructor, Sam is involved in conducting seminars and training courses around Australia and competes at the International level. Sam has worked with many athletes including professional bodybuilders, power lifters and sportspeople alike, and enjoys seeing the impact physiotherapy can have on people’s lives. He has a passion for learning and is always striving to further his knowledge and skill-set in his career.
Thomas Wyer (Physiotherapist)
With a vision to create a Physiotherapy practice who are leaders in their field, exhibit teamwork, dedicated to learning, professionalism and excellence, the most important goal was to create a team of physiotherapists who were experts in a specific area of the body. PhysiCo City was opened in 2008 and hasn’t looked back. It has now evolved into two state-of-the-art clinics in Sydney’s CBD and Redfern. A fully-equipped and comprehensive Pilates studio at Town Hall, and 10 expert clinicians who provide the most up-to-date and evidence-based treatments and also pride themselves on going the ‘extra step’ for each of their clients.
Tom graduated from Sydney University in 2004 and afterwards returned to La Trobe University to attain a Masters in Sports Physio and an MBA at the Australian Institute of Business. Tom’s Physio experience includes 8 Seasons working with NRL teams including the Cronulla Sharks and the West Tigers giving a strong foundation in a variety of sporting injuries & biomechanics of the pelvis and lower limb.
Working with a holistic approach, through the treatment of the cause of the dysfunction and prescribing exercises to reduce further episodes. Tom uses a systematic approach is used to find weakness and promote improved strength and performance.
Tom is a local boy having grown up at Bondi Beach, Sydney. In his spare time, Tom loves to go surfing, swimming, spear fishing and is a Yoga and Pilates enthusiast.
Nicholas Breitkreutz (Physiotherapist)
Nick reigns from the snowy peaks of Calgary in Canada, it is here that he studied in a Masters Degree in Physiotherapy and Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Nicholas has extensive knowledge on human movement and physiology and how it relates to musculoskeletal injury management and prevention as well as enhancing performance.
Before coming to Australia, Nick worked in Canada with university-level athletes playing basketball, volleyball, rugby, diving and alpine skiing. His experience in strength and conditioning gave him the passion and expertise to obtain great results during sports rehabilitation, and performance optimisation with an emphasis on injury prevention.
After completing his Masters in Physiotherapy, Nick refined his rehabilitation skills in both private and community-based physiotherapy clinics. This experience provided Nick with the necessary skills to treat a highly diverse patient population, ranging from the elderly to athletes. In addition to his holistic approach to patient recovery and goal attainment, Nick strives to maximise results using evidence-based treatments, including hands on techniques and exercises tailored to each individual. Throughout the treatment process, Nick ensures his clients are equipped with the knowledge and techniques required to maintain and enhance injury prevention.
Nick has continued further studies the treatment of Headaches under Dean Watson, Dry needling and has a specific interest in shoulder rehabilitation using functional movement retraining.
In his spare time, Nick enjoys playing basketball, surfing and hiking.
Stephanie O'Loughlin (Clinical Psychologist)
Stephanie reigns from the hills of Blackheath in the Blue Mountains and is a dedicated Clinical Psychologist.
She provides individualised evidence-based treatment for a wide range of mental health difficulties, including the treatment of anxiety disorders, panic; depression; post-traumatic stress; emotion regulation difficulties, including self-harm; relationship difficulties; and personality issues.
Stephanie believes that taking proactive action is the key to fulfilled life. Stephanie is here to guide you along this course, allowing you to realise your potential and create a life that gives meaning and purpose to yourself and those around you. By realising the bigger picture all of life’s actions begin to have meaning, purpose and a sense of self reward.
Call to book (02) 9267 3775 or book online.
As well as being a provider of psychology services under Medicare, Stephanie is a registered provider for the Department of Veterans Affairs, WorkCover Australia and most private health insurers. Stephanie is a member of the Australian Psychological Society, the peak body for psychologists in Australia.
Rebecca Schwarz (Psychologist)
Rebecca is a psychologist with a particular interest in contemporary psychotherapy. She explores how past experiences shape a person’s current personality and delves into unconscious processes by exploring the dynamic between the client and therapist.
Lara Abu-Zarour (Dietitian)
Lara is our resident Dietitian possessing a Bachelor and Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics from The University of Sydney, Lara has extensive experience in addressing the needs of a highly diverse patient population with regards to chronic illness and weight loss related to diet.
Lara works collaboratively with her patients to develop highly-effective, individualised treatment programs by understanding their personal health goals, utilising evidence-based treatments and accommodating to their busy lifestyles. She is wildly popular amongst all her clients and really gets the results she is after.
Lara specialises in a range of concerns including weight and chronic disease management, eating disorders and body image, as well as women’s health.
Lara’s warm personality and empathetic communication style allows her clients to feel comfortable when discussing personal difficulties and stressors associated with managing dietary requirements and eating habits. She is also fluent in English and Arabic.
Lara has a passion in powerlifting and can be found out of hours power snatching weights in the gym and maintaining a diet to meet these demands.
Cristian Tiar (Masseuse)
Cristian first began as a massage therapist in 2001, offering deep tissue, sports, and remedial body work. Having worked in prestigious health clinics and in a physiotherapy centre’s in Italy, he is now here in Sydney since 2014, and he is passionate about assisting people reach their ultimate health.
Cristian’s dedication to health and wellbeing has seen him explore studies in Kinesiology, Craniosacral Therapy, Reflexology, Dynamic Energy, Aromatherapy, Shiatsu treatment , myofascial cupping and sport massage work with professional soccer players which has gained him an intimate understanding on how to unravel the body from pain and disease, and encourage optimal function.
Everything he does is harmonized by a daily training routine and meditation.
As a trained Pilates instructor he has gained a deep understanding of posture and causes of muscles pain due to imbalance.
Dedicated to living a healthy lifestyle, Cristian continues to expand his knowledge and skills with a holistic philosophy to balancing the body and mind.
His mindset to health is more than his vocation… it is his life’s work and passion.
Sam Towers (Podiatrist)
Sam makes the perfect addition to our team of experts who work together to provide you with the perfect tailored solution to your health from head to toe.
Sam owns and operates an Orthotics laboratory Cadence Orthotics, and is an expert in 3D laser foot scanning, CAD CAM design and orthotic manufacturing; with a extensive history in lower limb dysfunction and working with a variety of clients all the way from elite runners through to the local barista Sam will have the solution for you.
With Sam’s combined experience and expertise, he has a transparent approach to treating your feet and guarantees the perfect fit orthotics every time!