Nina is an experienced APA Sports Physiotherapist with a Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) and a Masters of Sports Physiotherapy.
She has an extensive Sports Physio CV which includes
- Head Physio for West Coast Fever Netball Team
- Physio for the Australian Under 17s, 19s and 20s Netball Squad
- Tennis Australia, Hopman Cup and Federation Cup
- Hockeyroos/AIS Women’s hockey program
- Perth Football Club
- Gold Coast Commonwealth Games - Hockey
- WAIS Preferred Provider (Sports Medicine) Netball /Hockey
Nina is also experienced in Occupational Health having worked as an onsite consultant for several large companies and as a FIFO Physiotherapist in Mining and Oil/Gas for 2 years. This experience enabled her to develop a good understanding of the unique issues faced by FIFO workers as well as an appreciation of the physical demands of the different job roles involved in FIFO work.
Nina has a strong hands-on and exercise prescription approach to treatment with a focus on ensuring underlying individual biomechanical factors are properly addressed for long term results. She has a particular interest in treating lower limb kinetic chain issues.
Nina is also a qualified Clinical Pilates Instructor and Accredited Athletics Australia Running Coach, past Chairperson and Committee member for the WA branch of Sports Physiotherapy Australia and also supervises Post-Graduate Sports Physiotherapy Students. Personal interests include endurance sports – long distance running and triathlon, basketball, netball, nutrition and travel.