Louisa’s areas of interest include physiotherapy for dancers and performers, as well as a wide range of sports.  She recently completed her Masters of Sports Physiotherapy through La Trobe University.

She is able to provide injury assessment with attention to dance technique, as well as pre-pointe screening assessments, dance injury screening and rehabilitation tailored to return the dancer to full training as soon as possible. Louisa has worked with Randwick Rugby Union for 6 years and has toured nationally and internationally with men’s and women’s Rugby 7s teams.  

Louisa was most recently the company physiotherapist for Matilda the Musical during the Sydney and Melbourne seasons.

Special Interests

  • Hip and Groin injury management; including sports-related injuries, long-standing pain and the hypermobile athlete. 
  • Injury assessment and rehabilitation for dancers            

Team involvement

  • Matilda The Musical, Sydney & Melbourne seasons 2015 & 2016
  • Australian Women’s Rugby 7s Youth and Senior Teams  2012 - 2014

  • So You Think You Can Dance Australia 2014 Season

  • NSW women’s Rugby 15s and 7s teams 2009 - 2012

  • Randwick Rugby Union 2010 - 2015, 2017 -

  • Waverly Old Boys Rugby Union 2009

  • Member of International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Physiotherapy Australia.

 


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