Ben graduated from Otago University in 2015 with a bachelor of physiotherapy. He began working at Christchurch Hospital where he worked for 10 months on acute inpatient wards and now is excited to join the Motus Russley team. Ben has an interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and working with athletes. In his spare time, Ben enjoys running and is a keen guitarist.» View details
Bryce graduated from Auckland University of Technology (AUT) with a Bachelor of Health Science (Physiotherapy) followed by a Post-Graduate Certificate in Western Acupuncture. Before joining the team at Motus Russley, Bryce worked at Sportsmed here in Christchurch (part of the Motus Health Network). Bryce has also worked in Auckland and Wellington gaining a vast range of private practice and sports physiotherapy experience. Bryce has been a New Zealand Team Physiotherapist at the World University Games, Youth Olympics and with the New Zealand Tall Blacks at the 2010 World Championships in Turkey. Bryce’s interests include sports injuries, pre and post-surgical rehabilitation, spinal injuries, sports taping, acupuncture, exercise prescription, muscle balance and bio-mechanical assessments.» View details
Jane has joined us in 2015 after five years in Brisbane working in a private practice.
There she worked with premier level rugby and netball teams, as well as working with acute and post-op rehabilitation. Jane has a growing interest in treating youth and adolescent athletes and works at the Burnside Park injury clinic on Saturday mornings. Jane is trained in western acupuncture and dry needling. Jane plays touch in the summer and is a regular runner having run several half-marathons.» View details
Sarah graduated from Otago University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2016, after growing up in rural South Canterbury she is very excited to join the team at Motus Russley. She is particularly interested in the treatment and management of sporting injuries and post-surgical rehabilitation after working as a sports medic with rugby teams both in Dunedin and Christchurch over the past 3 years. Outside of work Sarah is a keen wakeboarder, netballer and enjoys getting outdoors. She is particularly interested in Netball, Rugby and Basketball.» View details
Vanessa returns from a couple of years off after having 2 children. She previously worked at Sportsmed for 7 years where she worked closely with U21 regional and NPC level netball teams. Vanessa is trained in pilates based rehabilitation and uses this with exercise based rehab and manual therapy to return clients back to full function.» View details