Anglesea Physiotherapy

Physiotherapists

Adam Saw

APA Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist

Adam is local to the Surfcoast, having grown up and currently residing in Anglesea with his wife Fiona and 3 children. Adam is an APA Titled Sports Physiotherapist having completed his Masters of Sports Physiotherapy in 2017 from Latrobe University.

In addition to his Bachelor of Physiotherapy he has completed a Bachelor of Exercise & Sports Science. Combining his physiotherapy and exercise science background Adam has worked in professional sport for 10 years at the Geelong Cats Football Club as VFL and AFL Physiotherapist. This has included work internationally with the Australian International Rules team in 2015.

Adam has considerable private practice experience in a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions. Utilising a holistic approach aimed to not only alleviate current symptoms but also work towards long-term resolution and prevention of future injury.

Career Highlights

  • Physiotherapist – Geelong Football Club, AFL/VFL (2007-2017)
    • Physiotherapist – 2009 and 2011 AFL Premierships
    • Head Physiotherapist – 2012 VFL Premiership
  • Physiotherapist – Australian International Rules Team (2015 tour of Ireland)

Qualifications

  • Masters of Sports Physiotherapy (APA Titled Sports Physiotherapist), Latrobe University 2017
  • Masters of Physiotherapy (MPhysio), University of Queensland 2006
  • Masters of Applied Science – Exercise for Rehabilitation (MAppSci), Victoria University 2000
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Human Movement (BAppSci), Ballarat University, 2000

Elise Saw

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Elise is local to the Surfcoast, having grown up and currently residing in Anglesea. She graduated from LaTrobe University in 2003 and has worked in various settings around Geelong, the Surfcoast and Bellarine as well as extended periods working overseas and interstate.

Elise enjoys seeing a wide range of conditions. Her career has focused on private practice (musculoskeletal, sports, clinical pilates and aged care), with particular passion for Clinical Pilates, Womens Health, Lymphoedema and disorders of the spine/hip/pelvic regions.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy – Latrobe University

David Rundle

Physiotherapist

Dave has holidayed in Anglesea for many years and has recently made the sea change. He has 28-years of experience in private practice and as an elite Sports Physiotherapist. He has special interest in orthopaedic injuries.

Career Highlights:

  • Essendon Football Club Head Physiotherapist (2016-2020)
  • Melbourne Rebels Head Physiotherapist (Super Rugby AU)
  • Physiotherapist at the Wallabies (Australian Rugby Union team)
  • Physiotherapist at Melbourne Storm (NRL)

Mazz Cole

Musculoskeletal (Manips) Physiotherapist

Mazz is a local Anglesea resident having moved to the town in September 2021 with her husband Paul and three children. She has a passion for and expertise in treating necks and jaws (TMJ).

Mazz completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Latrobe University in 1994 followed by her Masters in Musculoskeletal (Manips) Physio at the University of Melbourne in 2000.

She has spent the last 28 years working in the UK and different parts of regional Victoria refining hands-on skills and developing a holistic approach to her physio treatments. She aims to not only alleviate pain but to arm her patients with the skills and self-management strategies to gain long term resolution and prevention of injury.

When Mazz isn’t at work you’ll find her walking her crazy dog, trying to brave the ocean (wetsuit – free) 365 days a year, chatting with her children or making some eclectic sculpture for her new Anglesea home.

Aleisha Mauderer

Physiotherapist

Aleisha is local to the Surf Coast, having grown up in Anglesea until moving to Ballarat for her university studies. Aleisha completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2021 from Australian Catholic University.

Aleisha now resides in Melbourne, working at a major Melbourne hospital but is interested in growing her private practice experience in her local town.

As a new graduate, Aleisha has a broad range of private practice skills based on the most relevant research.

Outside of work, you will find Aleisha enjoying the beach with her family and exploring her new place of residence in Melbourne.

Aleisha is currently available on Saturday morning. As a new graduate Aleisha’s fees are at a reduced rate of $95 for a 45-minute initial consultation and $80 for 30-minute review consultation.