Our talented team love what we do. We love helping our clients get back to their best and achieve their goals. We are local, University-trained movement professionals who offer safe, effective relief from pain and rehab from injury or surgery.
Director, Sports Physiotherapist
B App Sc (Physio), M App Sc (Sports Physio)
Matt has seen more 50,000 clients in over 25 years of work as a Sports Physio. His insatiable thirst for knowledge helps Parkside stay at the cutting edge of contemporary sports medicine and rehab. Matt has worked with National and International athletes in cycling, triathlon, netball, soccer and BMX but gets the most satisfaction from helping local Mums and Dads smash their sporting goals. Matt uses his recent experience as a cyclist, triathlete, adventure racer, runner and now soccer player to devise a rehab program to keep you training and coach you back to full recovery.
Erin has been part of the Parkside team since 2011, firstly as a receptionist during her Physio degree, and after graduation as a full-time Physiotherapist. Erin grew up in Engadine, and plays local A Grade Netball and Oztag as well as surfing and going to the gym. She has played state level Netball and represented Australia for Oztag and uses her experience and knowledge to get her clients back in the game quickly and safely. Erin has a special interest in knee and ankle conditions and is a Netball Australia accredited KNEE program provider.
Jess joined the Parkside team in 2017 after 3 years working in the Riverina. She is a state level cricketer, Level 2 cricket coach and enjoys treating throwing injuries, cricketers and golfers. Jess is a Cricket NSW Physio Provider. Jess enjoys fishing, golf, cycling and cricket. Her clinical interests include Pre- and Post-natal Physio and Real-Time Ultrasound for pelvic floor retraining for running Mums.
Gillian joined the Parkside team in 2011. She has extensive private practice and sports injury experience as well as being a qualified Pilates instructor. Gill uses her Pilates expertise in conjunction with hands on skills to get great results for her clients. Gill has a young family and enjoys tennis, Pilates and exploring the great outdoors when she is not at work.
Trish has a wealth of Physio experience, owning her own practice before joining Parkside in 2005. Trish uses her extensive skills and knowledge in the clinic, running our popular Hydrotherapy service at Engadine Health pool as well as performing home visits. Trish enjoys skiing, travel, Mountain Biking and Stand Up Paddleboarding in her spare time.
Remedial Massage Therapist
Sue has been with Parkside since 1998, initially as one of our fantastic Reception staff. Sue completed the Diploma of Remedial Massage at Loftus TAFE and provides Remedial Massage Therapy at Parkside on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. Sue has qualifications in Dry Needling and Pregnancy massage and works with athletes incorporating massage into their training and recovery program.