Anel grew up in the United states and studied at the university of Pretoria in South Africa where she graduated in 2013 with Bachelors in Physiotherapy.She initially worked at Dr. Yusuf Dadoo State Hospital as a community service Physiotherapist, where she was exposed to paediatrics and adult neurology conditions. In 2015 she started working in private practice and the hospital that included a variety of caseloads such as MSK, Respiratory, and Orthopaedics. She has completed dry needling and KTape courses. Anel is excited to challenge herself and grow as a physiotherapist with Physio Direct. She is interested in Pilates, treating lumbar conditions and would like to educate herself more on McKenzie techniques. She is looking forward to exploring New Zealand and participating in the adventurous lifestyle that it has to offer. View details »
Originally from Northamptonshire (UK), Mais graduated in 2015 from University of Brighton with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours Degree).
She has since worked in Orthopaedics as well as for an Occupational Health, helping people return to work, sport and function, before moving to New Zealand in 2017.
Mais enjoys travelling and favourite destinations include Philippines and Portugal as she is a keen diver and a Surf Instructor. She is excited about exploring New Zealand View details »
In 2014 Hollie graduated from Charles Sturt University, Orange with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours). She also completed a Bachelor of Science from the University of Canberra in 2010. Hollie joins the Physio Direct team in 2017 from rural NSW, Australia, where she has been working in private practice seeing a varied caseload which includes sporting injuries, general musculoskeletal and return to work assessments in the coal mining industry. Hollie has completed additional training in the areas of shoulder rehabilitation, spinal rehabilitation and women’s health and incontinence. Hollie is currently undertaking training with PINC&STEEL to become a qualified oncology rehabilitation provider. Hollie is qualified to complete dry needling, is an accredited Workhab Functional Capacity evaluator and is competent in conducting mat and equipment Pilates. Hollie enjoys travelling and is keen to explore beautiful New Zealand. View details »