The Dural Physio Team

andrewAndrew Langford is the principal physiotherapist at the clinic. After realising a professional goal in 2010, as Physiotherapist to the Parramatta Eels, Andrew has returned to Dural Physiotherapy. The opportunity to work with elite athletes has further fuelled his passion for helping athletes get back to their sports in the best possible condition, and a continued focus on providing quality care for all his clients with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (physio)
  • Diploma of Teaching
  • APA level 1 & 2 Sports Physiotherapy

Special Interests

  • Sports injury management
  • Orthopaedics – Shoulders/Knees
  • Back and neck care

Matt Viljoen, PhysiotherapistMatt Viljoen is a musculoskeletal physiotherapist who joined the practice in 2011 after extensive experience with professional sporting teams and elite athletes over the past 10 years. His involvement with elite sportspeople includes the Football Kingz in the Australian League Soccer Competition, St. Helens Rugby League in the England Superleague, the New Zealand Warriors and Parramatta Eels in the NRL.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Health Science
  • Post Graduate Diploma Health Science (Musculoskeletal Physio)

Special Interests:

  • Sports injury management
  • Musculoskeletal physiotherapy

lindy 001Lindy Lamb has extensive experience in sports therapy and general practice. Lindy worked for five years at Narrabeen Sports Academy, and then practices in Perth and Sydney covering musculoskeletal injuries, pre and post-natal care, chronic pain and sports injuries.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (physio) with distinction

Special interests:

  • Sports injury rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Chronic pain

rajRaj Prasad is a Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist who joined the practice in 2013. This follows extensive experience in Australia and New Zealand including treating the NZDF Special Air Service (SAS), New Zealand wheelchair basketball team, VFL and WAFL Australian Rules Football players, NSW wheelchair rugby players and UNSW Rugby Club. He completed the Master of Manipulative Therapy degree in 2008, focusing on spinal and shoulder pathologies. He has vast experience with workplace injuries and orthopaedic rehabilitation.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Manipulative Therapy

Special Interests:

  • Chronic low back and neck pain
  • Post-operative orthopaedic rehabilitation
  • Sports injury management
  • Dry needling (anatomical acupuncture)

Margaret Mieczkowski, Massage TherapistMargaret Mieczkowski has had over seventeen years of experience since 1994 in the area of Remedial Massage Therapy, and works with a diverse range of clientele, ranging from children, to adults, to those with chronic pain, terminally ill patients and elite athletes. The comfort and wellbeing of her patients is a priority, and she makes decisions based on a patient’s needs to provide relief and support to assist individuals in achieving their personal goals.

Qualifications:

  • Certificate of Sports Injuries/Massage
  • Diploma of Therapeutic/Remedial Massage