Rowville Health Sports & Spinal Rehab

Dr Tanja Nishibata
Chiropractor

Qualifications: Bachelor of Applied Science (Clinical Science)/Bachelor of Chiropractic Science, Bachelor of Applied Sciences (Biology), Bachelor of Arts (Athletic Therapy)

Special Interests: Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation, women’s health, chronic and acute lower back injuries, TMJ, migraines/headaches and overall body awareness

Associations: Member of the Chiropractic and Osteopathic College of Australasia

Techniques: Manual diversified adjustments, conservative treatments (activator, blocks, mobilization), TMJ, active release technique, soft and deep tissue therapy, pro-active stretching and core stabilization work.

Giang (Yani) Vo
Physiotherapist

Qualifications: Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Special Interests: Acute and chronic lower back injuries, paediatrics and women’s health

Associations: Member of Australian Physiotherapy Association

Techniques: Manipulative therapy, soft tissue therapy, McKenzie lower back and neck treatment techniques and clinical pilates

Louise Howe
Physiotherapist

Qualifications: Bachelor of Physiotherapy. Bachelor of Arts, Graduate Diploma in Women’s Health

Special Interests: Paediatrics, Women’s Health, Headaches & Migraines, postural retraining, acute & chronic conditions, injury prevention

Associations: Senior Paediatric & Neo Natal Physiotherapist at Monash Medical Centre

Techniques: Manipulative therapy, soft-tissue therapy, exercise and stretching, postural education, PNF, Feldenkrais.

Sherry Magara
Physiotherapist

Qualifications: Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Special Interests: Chronic/persistent back and neck pain, post-surgical rehabilitation, neurological conditions, injury rehabilitation and prevention, hydrotherapy and exercise programs

Associations: Member of Australian Physiotherapy Association

Techniques: Manual and soft-tissue therapy, dry needling, core stability and strength retraining, posture re-education, pain management retraining, Bobath, PNF, vestibular retraining