A Physiotherapist with a Masters in Manipulative Therapy, and Accredited Mulligan Concept Teacher, Tim has a private practice in Corrimal and lectures on various APA Manual Therapy and Acupuncture courses. His special interests include manual therapy, acupuncture, sports injuries and instrument joint mobilisation.
Originally qualified as a physiotherapist in New Zealand, Tim obtained his Master of Applied Science (Manipulative Physiotherapy) at Sydney University in 1994. He has also undertaken a one year Diploma Course in Acupuncture in Sydney in 1983, completed the nine month Cumberland College of Health Sciences (Lidcombe) Course in Occupational Health & Safety Management in June, 1988 and regularly undertakes a variety of continuing education courses. Tim is currently the region’s only physiotherapist who is a candidate in the Australian College of Physiotherapy Musculoskeletal Specialisation programme. A member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association since 1980, Tim is also a member of the Manual Therapy Study Group, the Private Practitioner’s Group and the Acupuncture Study Group, (Committee Member).
Tim also has training in Muscle Energy, Podiatry for Physiotherapists and Pilates. Tim became internationally accredited as a teacher of the Mulligan Concept in 2001 and has taught post-graduate physiotherapists in South East Asia and Australia. Tim and Pam are developers of the new PIM: Physiotherapy Instrument Mobilisation concept and regularly give courses on these safe and effective mobilising techniques to physiotherapists in Australia and overseas. When not working, Tim enjoys walking, exercising in the gym, riding his motorbike and travel.
Pam is the physiotherapist at Balgownie Physiotherapy. Pam qualified as a physiotherapist in New Zealand before working in the UK and migrating to Australia. She enjoys treating a wide range of conditions including neck, back, upper and lower limb pain and pelvic floor and continence problems.
Pam has a special area of post-graduate interest in treating incontinence of bladder and bowel for women, men and children and in 2000 completed the first part of her masters degree in continence at the University of Melbourne. She has a post-graduate certificate in Continence and Womens Health from both the University of Melbourne and Curtin University and is now completing her Masters degree in Continence and Womens Health at Curtin University WA.
When not working she enjoys keeping fit, walking and keeping up with her three wonderful kids.
Janine completed her physiotherapy undergraduate degree at the end of 2016 at De La Salle Health Sciences Institute with clinical experience at different settings in the Philippines from public to private Hospitals and Community Rehabilitation in areas of Neurology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Musculoskeletal and Cardiorespiratory.
Janine has gained valuable experience working for 4 years in an out-patient private clinic in the Philippines working mostly on a variety of cases in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Orthopaedics.
Janine is eager to continue learning and gain more experience as a Physiotherapist in Australia. Janine has joined Corrimal Physiotherapy under experienced physiotherapists Tim and Pam. She prioritises a patient-centred approach and provides manual therapy, exercise and education to help clients achieve their goals.
When not at work, Janine enjoys creating tiktok dance videos, cooking Filipino food and binge-watching movies and series online.
Aden holds a Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences (Physiotherapy) from the University of Adelaide and a Masters of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia.
Aden enjoys all sports and being active. He has developed a great interest in injuries/conditions involving the head and jaw throughout his studies. Aden is also eager to share his experience with others, particularly those suffering from sports injuries.
Aden was born in South Australia and has spent much of his life around the Barossa Wine Region. He likes watching and playing soccer, as well as participating in other outdoor activities with family and friends.
Yvette Janine Serrano
Yvette graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy at De La Salle Health Sciences Institute in Dasmariñas, Philippines
Yvette’s special interests in this field of work include general physiotherapy, neck and back pain, and dry needling. Her goal as a physiotherapist is to learn more and gain experiences as a physiotherapist. It is Yvette’s goal to become accredited by AHPRA to be able to practice as a fully registered physiotherapist in Australia where she will be able to help clients in need of my service.
During her free time, Yvette likes to dance on TikTok, binge watch movies on Netflix and cook. She likes to love a very clean and organised lifestyle, and she likes photography, hoping to develop further skills in it.
Aaron is our Remedial Massage Therapist, and is currently studying a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Western Sydney University.
After graduating from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Economics, Aaron recognised his true passion was helping people to get healthy. On top of qualifications in Fitness, Aaron completed his Diploma of Remedial Massage in 2019 to further develop skills in injury management.
Aaron is passionate about the healing benefits of exercise & strength training. He has worked as a personal trainer, and undertaken mentoring in the realms of Powerlifting, Bodybuilding, and Periodisation for Sport.
Remedial Massage is adjusted according to an individual’s needs, and Aaron utilises a variety of techniques – including myofascial release & cupping – to achieve improvements in muscular pain, flexibility and function.
If he’s not working or studying, you can find Aaron opening the bowling for Corrimal Cricket Club, playing tennis or posing as a half-decent trivia player at local pubs.