Our talented team love what we do. We love helping you get back to your best and achieve your 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.
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.
Jay joined the Parkside team in early 2018 after working with local Orthopaedic Surgeons at Kareena Hospital and in private practice at Caringbah. He has a strong interest in sporting injuries and when he’s not working he is playing up front for Bosco FC’s top All-Age team. Jay has written our Ankle Sprain and Knee Pain Clinical Pathways that all our team use to guide our treatment and recently completed the FIFA Football Medicine Diploma
Gillian joined the Parkside team in 2011. She has extensive private practice and sports injury experience as well as being a qualified Pilates instructor providing Clinical Rehab group exercise classes at Parkside. 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.
Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Ashleigh has been part of our team since 2017. She uses her exercise prescription knowledge and skills to help with a number of health issues such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis and muscle and joint rehab as well as neurological conditions like Parksinson’s disease. A former national level swimmer, she now enjoys snowboarding and travel