Our friendly and highly trained staff are here to ensure your experience is as successful as possible. Some of the people you would deal with at Mitchelton Physiotherapy Sport and Rehabilitation Centre are:
Janine graduated in 1992 from the international Academy of Physiotherapy in Utrecht, The Netherlands, with a bachelor of physiotherapy. She migrated to Australia in 1993 and worked in private practice as a senior physiotherapist and manager for 3 years before taking over Mitchelton Physiotherapy in 1997. Janine’s area of special interest are sports injuries, especially in children and young adults, acupuncture, kinesio taping, lymphoedema and venous oedema.
Janine became a lymphoedema practitioner in 1996 and is registered on the NLPR (National lymphoedema Practitioner Register), is a member of the ALA (Australasian Lymphoedema Association) and the LAQ (lymphoedema association Queensland ). Janine is also a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
When Janine is not at work she loves watching sports especially soccer and tennis, enjoys going to the gym and many types of craft.
Laura graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from James Cook University and has worked across Central and Eastern Victoria as a locum physiotherapist gaining experience in private practice clinics, age care facilities and pre-employment assessments. Laura subsequently moved to Brisbane at the end of 2018 to be closer to her family.
As part of the Mitchelton Physiotherapy team Laura will be pursuing her interest in sports injury management, as well as applying her dry needling expertise. Laura is passionate about her work and looks forward to learning more about her chosen profession alongside the rest of the team.
Outside of work Laura enjoys being outdoors going for bike rides, fishing, running, camping or participating in social netball, Frisbee or classes at her local gym.