Meet our Werribee team
Get to know the Symmetry Physiotherapy team. Our specialists from Werribee have physiotherapy expertise honed by their extensive training and experience.
Sara completed her Master of Physiotherapy degree in 2013 at Curtin University in Perth. Prior to this, she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Kennesaw State University, in Atlanta Georgia, USA, whilst on scholarship playing soccer.
Sara enjoys treating a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. She has a hands on approach to treatment and a strong focus on education and rehabilitation to prevent future injury. She aims to ensure her patients completely understand their injury and how to improve their health and function in the long term. Sara is an educator / mentor for new physiotherapists and enjoys contributing to their clinical development.
Sara has a special interest in treating acute and chronic headache and migraine conditions. She has undertaken several professional development courses in the area. In line with current research on headache and migraine conditions, Sara believes the neck is often incorrectly overlooked as a significant contributor to the condition. She is committed to accurately identifying problems in the cervical spine and applying an appropriate treatment intervention to reduce reliance on medications and significantly improve the quality of life for her patients.
Outside of work, Sara enjoys gardening, live music and cooking. She has recently started to dabble in sprint Triathlons.
Lauren graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice. Throughout her studies, Lauren gained invaluable hands-on experience across a variety of private practice and hospital settings. She enjoys working with individuals of all age groups and enjoys the challenge of diagnosing a wide variety of injuries. Her rehabilitation plans are always focused around education, promoting healing and preventing future injury.
Lauren is an accredited strength and conditioning coach and plays football with the Williamstown Seagulls VFLW program and is familiar with the impact sporting injuries can have. As a result, she has a keen interest in helping people get back to what they love doing, from walking the dog to playing high level sport. Her passion for sports has influenced her involvement with a number of different football clubs including Sandringham VFL, Darebin Falcons VFLW and St Kevin’s Old Boys (VAFA), where she has gained experience in assessing and managing acute and chronic sporting injuries.
Outside of work you will find Lauren on the tools wood-working. She also enjoys hiking and spending time with loved ones.
Libby completed her Bachelors in Science, majoring in Human Structure and Function before going on to complete the Doctor of Physiotherapy both at the University of Melbourne.
Throughout her studies, Libby gained valuable experience across a variety of hospital, private practice and community settings and she enjoys working with individuals of all ages. She has a strong passion for helping all individuals achieve their goals and get back to everything they love doing.
Libby enjoys all things sports – growing up as a competitive netball and volleyball player. Whilst undertaking her studies, she had the opportunity to work with semi-professional athletes at Prahran Assumption Football Club. In this position she gained valuable experience managing both acute and chronic sporting injuries. She also has a keen interest in Pilates which she has been participating in for the last 5 years.
Libby is driven to help her clients form healthier lives and be the best version of themselves. She is passionate about providing the best evidence-based physiotherapy for all of her clients which includes a combination of hands-on therapy, exercise and education to assist clients in developing effective self-management strategies for their own health.
On her days off you can find Libby cheering on the Tigers at the G, hiking or spending time with family and friends.
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Our Werribee 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.