Symmetry Physiotherapy offers a wide range of services in the Western, North Western and Bayside suburbs of Melbourne, including Physiotherapy, Myotherapy, Clinical Rehab / Pilates and Podiatry. Our Altona North team use the latest technology and rehabilitation strategies to ensure you acheive your ultimate health outcomes.
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Our Altona North team will assess your problem or injury and provide a comprehensive treatment plan catered to your individual requirements. Reach out to us via a call, email or book an appointment below.
Meet our Altona North team
With 20 years of clinical experience working in physiotherapy private practices in New Zealand and Australia, Aaron has a broad knowledge in the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries, however he has a particular interest in the management of lower limb and running related injuries. Throughout his career Aaron has had the pleasure of working with several Soccer, Rugby Union and Rugby League clubs, as well as professional and amateur athletes across a range of sports.
Aaron uses an individually tailored combination of soft tissue and manual therapy, dry needling and exercise prescription to assist his clients reaching their health and fitness goals and recognises and appreciates the importance of a multidisciplinary approach in restoring, improving and maintaining one’s general well-being.
Outside of work Aaron is a keen ultra marathon runner and mountain biker, and enjoys good food and music. His weekends are otherwise filled supporting and nurturing the sporting and musical endeavours of his two young daughters.
Cosette (also known in the clinic as Cosi) is a passionate physiotherapist how’s main aim is to help her patients feel and perform their best. She has a keep interest in paediatric physiotherapy, women’s health (pre-/post-partum), as well as strength and conditioning based rehabilitation for a variety of muscular and neurological injuries/conditions.
She has completed a bachelor’s degree in exercise and sport science and prior to being a physiotherapist she worked as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor for 7 years. Outside clinic hours she works at Keilor Park Soccer Club as the physiotherapist for the senior men’s and women’s teams. She has also completed a certificate in remedial massage.
Cosette has a firm belief in the motto that ‘Movement Is Medicine’. However, she strongly values hands on techniques to manage pain and improve function.
In her spare time she plays soccer and enjoys going on hikes or taking trips to the beach with her chocolate Labrador Poppy.
Emma’s has a unique dual qualification in both Physiotherapy and Exercise Physiology which provides her with additional expertise in strength and conditioning and exercise prescription on top of her hands on Physiotherapy skills. She places a high emphasis on a holistic approach to tailor the appropriate care for each client and their individual needs and has an interest in a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions.
Emma believes not just early in injury management but empowering and educating clients allowing them to benefit from treatment long term. Emma uses a variety of treatment methods including manual therapy and exercise-based techniques and has also completed her Dry Needling certification and is qualified to deliver the GLA:D program for hip and knee arthritis.
While not working Emma enjoys a variety of sport and physical activities including cricket, cycling and walks with her Border Collie Casper.
Tara has a passion for helping people in her local community to achieve their treatment and rehabilitation goals. She believes in empowering her clients in their recovery journey by providing them with a supportive environment and a person-centred approach to give them the best opportunity to achieve their desired goals. Tara treats clients holistically and incorporates a combination of treatment modalities, including manual therapy, exercise, and education, to ensure positive outcomes for her clients. Tara has a keen interest in treating spine and sports related lower limb injuries, and orthopaedic conditions, through rehabilitation and prevention. She has a particular interest in basketball.
Tara graduated from Australian Catholic University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy and has clinical experience in a wide variety of physiotherapy services. Tara realised her passion was treating musculoskeletal related injuries and going through the rehabilitation journey with her clients.
Outside of work, Tara enjoys keeping active by playing basketball, cycling, hiking, and going to the gym. Tara loves spending time her two dogs, taking them to the beach for a swim or to the park for a play.
Brady graduated from RMIT as a Myotherapist in 2018. Brady has worked alongside the Western Bulldogs AFL Club for the 2017 season for his work placement as well as being selected as a practitioner for the 2018 AFL NAB rising stars draft pick.
Through his sporting pursuits, Brady cultivated a passion for how the body works and moves. It was this passion, coupled with a serious hamstring injury, that led Brady to a career as a massage therapist and soon to a career in myotherapy.
Brady is passionate about health and wellbeing and prides himself on a friendly and nurturing approach to his clients. He is thorough with a well-developed eye for detail, and he tailors each treatment to suit his client’s needs. Brady uses a range of treatment methods to achieve optimal outcomes for his clients.
While seeking to educate people about injury prevention and self-awareness. Brady believes in listening to your body to achieve optimal health.