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.
Brayden has a particular interest in treating sports related shoulder, knee and ankle injuries after working with the Hockey Victoria Masters teams at the National championships and with the Altona Football Club seniors squad. Strength and conditioning related training/rehabilitation is also a key area of interest which stems from years of resistance training and working within the Bayfit gym at Symmetry Altona North.
Brayden graduated from La Trobe University with a Masters of Physiotherapy and Bachelor of Health Science degree, majoring in Physiology and Anatomy.
Personally, he enjoys a variety of activities including: hiking, cycling, water skiing, snow skiing, basketball and resistance training. Outside of these activities he is an avid space fan and explores the use of exercise regimes in zero gravity environments.
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.
Scott graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Doctor of Physiotherapy in 2017. Scott has gained extensive experience at public and private clinics across Melbourne, as well as overseas in New York City and local sporting clubs. Scott has completed additional training in Clinical Pilates and Strength and Conditioning, and conducts classes in our Pilates and Hydrotherapy programs.
In addition to his work at Symmetry, Scott is completing his PhD at Melbourne University’s Centre for Health and Exercise Sports Medicine, using innovative neuromusculoskeletal modelling to investigate the benefits of exercise in meniscal injuries and knee osteoarthritis.
Scott subsequently has a keen interest in lower limb injuries, including the hip, knee and ankle and their biomechanical influences. He is also passionate about posture related neck and back pain, implementing a tailored and holistic approach to achieve short and long term outcomes for his clients.
Originally from Euroa in North-Eastern Victoria, Scott enjoys playing touch football, hockey, cricket and golf. He loves a wide array of music and the Sydney Swans.
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.
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.