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Scott relocated to Australia after completing his Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree in New Zealand (2011) and subsequently took up a senior position with PhysioChoice in Victoria, Australia. After acting as a Director of one of the largest Victorian private practices, Scott has now returned to his native homeland to manage both of Total Rehab Physio’s practices in Tauranga.
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Elise holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences, Physiotherapy from AUT University 2019. She has since been working in the private sector with scar management therapies and exercise prescription before joining the Total Rehab Physio team in 2020.
Elise’s areas of interest include the mind-body approach, clinical pilates, optimising movement patterns in musculoskeletal and neurological populations and promoting self-management and injury prevention. She is passionate about helping her clients achieve their goals and returning to the activities they love.
Elise is an EastCoast kiwi new to the Tauranga region who enjoys hiking, swimming and trialling her hand at gardening.
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Senior Physiotherapist, Pilates Practitioner, PINC & STEEL Cancer Rehabilitation
Kirsten qualified from Teesside University in the UK eleven years ago. Prior to this she completed a degree in Sports Science at Portsmouth University. Kirsten has experience working in the private sector specialising in orthopaedics, musculoskeletal and acupuncture, and more recently cancer rehabilitation.
Two years ago she completed her PINC cancer rehabilitation qualification. Kirsten is also a qualified Pilates instructor and managed her own studio in the UK. She feels Pilates is a great adjunct to physiotherapy and rehabilitation.
Kirsten is passionate about rehabilitation and believes Physiotherapy is beneficial for all people, at any stage of their recovery, pre and post-surgery or living with an illness. Rehabilitation helps improve function, reduce pain, improves muscle strength and stability, as well as improving your well-being and restoring confidence.
In her spare time Kirsten and her husband enjoy walking, cycling and getting out and about exploring this beautiful country.