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Habit East Tamaki »

50 Harris Rd East Tamaki, Auckland 2013

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Mr Aditya Thakur

Mr Aditya Thakur

Staff Physio

Aditya is a New Zealand trained Physiotherapist from Auckland University of Technology. He recently joined Habit Group and practices with a patient-centred approach. He has broad range of experience previously working with the U17 Vodafone warriors, Counterpunch for Parkinsons, COPD groups as well as Musculoskeletal patients. His main interest lies in treating knees and back pain. In his spare time he enjoys to do swimming and functional training. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Aditya, please call the clinic on 0800 557 559 as there may be another clinician available at your desired time. » View details

Ms Allyson Vowell

Ms Allyson Vowell

Paediatric Service Lead

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Habit Evans Bay »

50 Tacy St, Kilbirnie 6022

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Ms Beth Choules

Ms Beth Choules

Massage Therapist

Level 3 certificate in Swedish Massage Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Pregnancy massage I have a huge drive and passion or keeping fit, staying mobile and helping others do the same. I have treated patients over the world from musculoskeletal to neuro ranging in ages and job titles. There’s no better feeling than supporting and helping somebody get back on their feet from various injuries. I am also a qualified Personal Trainer and Spinning Instructor . Special areas Deep Tissue Massage Relaxation Massage Muscle Energy Techniques » View details

Ms Jacqui Farr

Ms Jacqui Farr

Senior Physio

Jacqui has 30 years experience working as a Physiotherapist in New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom. She enjoys working with all age groups in a variety of settings and has extensive experience with sports teams and individual sports people, ranging from the recreational to the elite athlete. » View details

Mr Philip Guthrie

Mr Philip Guthrie

Lead Physio

Philip has over six years experience in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, including three working in a private clinic in the United Kingdom. He has experience working with acute and chronic conditions, vocational rehabilitation and sports injuries. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Philip, please call the clinic on 04 387 2888 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Hawkes Bay »

727 Heretaunga Street West, Hawkes Bay

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Miss Meg Watson

Miss Meg Watson

Senior Physio

Meg graduated from Otago University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. She is now increasing her focus on vocational rehabilitation and injury prevention, emphasising the importance of patient education to prevent recurrent injuries. Much of her treatment involves exercise prescription and education in the gym setting. As well as this she has an interest in acute injury diagnosis and treatment, and pain management. » View details

Habit Henderson »

52 Lincoln Rd Henderson, Auckland 0610

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Ms Clare Shaw

Ms Clare Shaw

Staff Physio

Claire worked within both public and private healthcare settings in the UK prior to moving to New Zealand. Areas include MSK, rheumatology, neurology, cardio-respiratory and community rehab physiotherapy. Specialty areas include exercise-based rehabilitation, Acupuncture and Pilates. If you are unable to find a suitable appointment time with Clare, please call the clinic on 09 836 1777 and we can arrange something for you. » View details

Mr Roland Klaasen

Mr Roland Klaasen

Lead Physio

Roland graduated from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has over 6 years of experience as a physiotherapist covering various conditions ranging from neurological to musculoskeletal rehabilitation. He gained 3 years of clinical experience at the third largest hospital in the world. He has essential physiotherapy skills in both public service and private practice. He aims to improve the quality of life of his clients by building a good working relationship with them as well as approaching their rehabilitation holistically. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Roland, please call 09 836 1777. » View details

Habit Kapiti »

17A Ihakara Street, Paraparaumu 5032

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Ms Cindy Lagarde

Ms Cindy Lagarde

Lead Physio

Cindy has over 10 years experience working as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist in the UK and South Africa. She enjoys treating acute and chronic sports injuries, especially knees and shoulders. Specialty areas include sports specific exercise rehabilitation, workplace ergonomics, sports and functional taping, dry needling and manual therapy. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Cindy, please call the clinic on 04 298 6491 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Majestic »

100 Willis St Level P2 Majestic Centre , Wellington CBD 6011

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Mr Jimmy Tie

Mr Jimmy Tie

Staff Physio

Jimmy has experience in many different physiotherapy areas including orthopaedic and neurological ward rehabilitation, public hospital outpatients, as well as a stint in a private practice. He has worked as a medic for Otago University Football Club in the past, and he focuses on his sessions having a balance; performing the hands-on treatment that may be required whilst still strongly focussing on patient education and understanding to promote better recovery. » View details

Ms Jolene McLaughlin

Ms Jolene McLaughlin

Senior Physio

Jolene is an Irish physiotherapist with an Honours Degree from University College Dublin. She has a strong interest in sports, and has worked with Gaelic football and soccer teams in Ireland and New Zealand. Jolene is passionate about musculoskeletal rehabilitation and incorporates her active lifestyle and sporting experience into a dynamic approach to treatment. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Jolene, please call the clinic on 04 499 9940 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Mr Manson Williamson

Mr Manson Williamson

Massage Therapist

Manson has experience with a wide variety of clients, having joined us from a busy community clinic in Tauranga. Previously working with mainly; retirees, semi-professional athletes, and chronic musculoskeletal disorder management, his interest in massage therapy and other complimentary therapies means he is always striving to provide the best level of care he can provide. Areas of Specialty include Deep Tissue Massage,Therapeutic Massage, Sports Specific Massage, Pain and Posture Management, Relaxation Massage If you are unable to find a suitable time with Manson, please contact the clinic on 04 499 9940 and we may have another provider available. » View details

Habit Manawatu »

117 Ruahine Street, Roslyn

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Habit North Wharf »

Level 1, ASB Building, 12 Jellicoe St Wynyard Quarter, Auckland 1010

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Mr Nick Van Driel

Mr Nick Van Driel

Staff Physio

Nick has experience in working with Musculoskeletal conditions, as well as Neurological and Orthopaedic conditions, in both private practice and public health. Nick also has experience as a Personal Trainer, having worked here at Habit previously before becoming a Physiotherapist. Nick has worked with football teams in the past and has a keen interest in sporting injuries particularly in the lower limb. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Nick, please call the clinic on 09 357 6301 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Petone »

16 Union Street Petone, Lower Hutt 5012

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Ms Aine Egan

Ms Aine Egan

Senior Physio

Aine is an Irish physiotherapist with an Honours Degree and MSc from University College Dublin. She has gained experience working within the neurosurgical spinal service and ED musculoskeletal physiotherapy service at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Aine is passionate about musculoskeletal rehabilitation and pain management where she employs evidence-based best practice to get optimal outcomes for her patients. » View details

Ms Julia Flick

Ms Julia Flick

Senior Physio

Julia is a German Physiotherapist who made the move to New Zealand with her partner in 2017. She has experience in hospital and community settings, in addition to private practice where her true passion lies. Julia works collaboratively with her clients to create rehabilitation programmes that incorporate education, manual therapy and exercise prescription to help clients to achieve their goals. » View details

Mrs Penny Collins

Mrs Penny Collins

Senior Physio

Penny received two Bachelor degrees in the UK prior to making New Zealand her home. She has extensive experience in pain management, spinal rehabilitation and running and footwear analysis. Penny is a very active person enjoying netball, basketball, soccer and cycling. She has a wealth of knowledge regarding sports injuries and injury prevention. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Penny, please call the clinic on 04 568 9944 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Platinum »

Level 1 24 Johnston St, Wellington 6011

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Ms Beth Choules

Ms Beth Choules

Massage Therapist

Level 3 certificate in Swedish Massage Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Pregnancy massage I have a huge drive and passion or keeping fit, staying mobile and helping others do the same. I have treated patients over the world from musculoskeletal to neuro ranging in ages and job titles. There’s no better feeling than supporting and helping somebody get back on their feet from various injuries. I am also a qualified Personal Trainer and Spinning Instructor . Special areas Deep Tissue Massage Relaxation Massage Muscle Energy Techniques » View details

Mr Callum Law

Mr Callum Law

Staff Physio

Callum has a wide range of experience across musculoskeletal settings and an interest in treating injuries of the lower limb. He has spent three years working in an acute sports injury clinic and acquired opportunities to work alongside Super Rugby, Mitre 10 Rugby and Premiership football teams. Callum considers education as an imperative part of his service, enhancing client’s knowledge of their conditions to help improve outcomes. » View details

Ms Zoe Groves

Ms Zoe Groves

Staff Physio

Zoe has recently graduated from AUT University. She has gained experience in musculoskeletal outpatients, paediatrics and neurological outpatients. Zoe also has experience in acute orthopaedics and stroke. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Zoe, please call the clinic on 04 528 0749 as there may be another provider available at your desired time. » View details

Birkenhead »

124A Birkenhead Ave, Birkenhead

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Mr Hamish Craighead

Mr Hamish Craighead

Lead Physio

MHPrac (Hons) (Acupuncture), PGDip (Musculoskeletal), BHSc (Physio), BPhEd, MPNZ Hamish is a Senior Physiotherapist with a background within professional sport. He has previously held the Head Physiotherapist role for the NZ Warriors, NZ Kiwis and North Harbour rugby. Hamish has post-graduate qualifications in both acupuncture and manipulations, and can offer these services alongside your physiotherapy treatment.Prior to his degree in Physiotherapy, Hamish undertook a Physical Education degree, and worked for a number of years in the UK and New Zealand as a Personal Trainer. He has a strong personal interest in sports rehabilitation, returning you to your sport or activity within optimal timeframes. Running is something Hamish enjoys. Having completed a number of half marathons, the next challenge will be a full marathon. He also has his hands full with his 2 young boys keeping him on his toes. » View details

Mr Simon Rajwer

Mr Simon Rajwer

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio) Simon graduated from AUT Univeristy with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy in 2017. Simon decided to get into physio after spending a lot of time with multiple physio's for multiple injuries which he received playing multiple sports. Throughout his studies, Simon has developed a passion for injury prevention and return to sports rehabilitation. Outside of work Simon enjoys staying active with cricket, football, basketball and getting away snowboarding over winter. » View details

Miss Stephanie Dickins

Miss Stephanie Dickins

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio) Stephanie graduated from AUT university at the beginning of 2017 with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy. Stephanie has a passion for sports, being a high-performance athlete herself. She is a current member of the NZ Women’s Black Sticks squad, so has a particular interest in sports injuries through personal experience of injuries, training, gym and rehabilitation. Stephanie has had previous experience working with the North Harbour clubs and age-group hockey teams. Her last clinical placement was in the field of women’s health so she has also gained knowledge in pregnancy related injuries. » View details

Byron Ave »

2 Byron Ave, Takapuna

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Miss Karen Shannon

Miss Karen Shannon

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio), Member of PNZ, PINC and STEEL Provider Karen is one of our Senior Physiotherapists, she has been working at KneeCare the past year after returning from the birth of her twin boys. Karen has over 10 years experience of musculoskeletal experience, 5 of which were working at and managing a Physiotherapy and Pilates practice in Auckland. She has also worked in various medical clinics across London. As a result, she has experience in treating a wide range of musculoskeletal pathologies and sports injuries. As a qualified PINC and STEEL Cancer Rehab Physiotherapist, Karen also bring with her a wealth of experience, empathy and knowledge in regards to treating patients going through or just completing their treatment. » View details

Mr Kevin Franklin

Mr Kevin Franklin

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio) Kevin graduated from AUT University with a Bachelor in Health Science in Physiotherapy in 2017. He has been involved with Shore Physio since 2016, assisting with the physiotherapy management of theTakapuna Rugby Club. Having grown up on the North Shore himself, Kevin looks forward to developing his skills as a clinician under the guide of the Shore Physio team. Kevin has particular interested in sports physiotherapy and exercise based rehabilitation. Outside of work, Kevin enjoys staying active playing basketball and social volleyball. » View details

Miss Mel Roewen

Miss Mel Roewen

Physiotherapist

BHsc (Physio), BPhEd, PGDipSEM Mel has joined the Habit team after being a physiotherapist and research assistant to at a specialised clinic KneeCare for the past year. Mel has an extensive background in exercise rehabilitation with a degree in physical education and a post graduate diploma in sports and exercise medicine, before qualifying as a physiotherapist. Mel used to play rugby at a provincial level, however following a serious knee injury, she was forced to give up her rugby career and in turn had her rehabilitation through the KneeCare Programme. This gave her first-hand experiece which now guides her treatment for her patients. » View details

Fred Thomas »

2 Fred Thomas Drive, Takapuna

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Mr Oliver Barton

Mr Oliver Barton

Physiotherapist

BSc (Hons.) Physiotherapy. I trained in Manchester, UK, graduating from Metropolitan University of Manchester in 2017 with a first class honours degree in physiotherapy. For the last two years I have worked in the NHS at North Manchester General Hospital where I completed rotations working on neurological rehabilitation, surgery, orthopaedics and musculoskeletal outpatients. Alongside my time in the NHS I worked one season with a semi-professional football team, Ashton United. I was drawn to New Zealand for my love of the outdoors and love of exercise. I hope to reflect this passion onto my patients and through their rehab I try to encourage my patients to engage in regular exercise in any form or capacity » View details

Ms Rachel Nicol

Ms Rachel Nicol

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio), Dip HSc Rachel graduated from AUT University in 2016 with a Bachelor in Health Science in Physiotherapy. Prior to this she completed a Diploma in Health Science. Rachel traded the Wairarapa country side on her parents farm to pursue a career in physiotherapy. In particular she has a passion in motivating and supporting people to adopt and embrace exercise into their daily lives, whether it be for rehabilitative purposes or challenging their current routine. Rachel enjoys the outdoors so when the hustle and bustle gets too much she enjoys running her dog along the Auckland beaches. » View details

Mr Tomu Hiratsuka

Mr Tomu Hiratsuka

Clinical Manager

BPhty, COMT Tomu is originally from Japan and completed his undergraduate study through Otago University in 2009. He has a special interest in manual therapy and exercise based rehabilitation. His biggest passion is sports physiotherapy especially rugby which he has been playing for over 20 years including a stint of a professional career in Japan. Tomu plays touch rugby and plays for North Harbour age grade, he also made his debut in 2017 with the NZ Masters Touch Team. Tomu is currently undertaking his Post Graduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, so keeping himself busy and constantly learning so he can provide the best care for his clients. Tomu is also qualified and registered in dry needling. Please note: Dry needling is different to acupuncture, so please have a chat to him if you would like to get more info or to try dry needling. » View details

Medplus »

327 Lake Road, Takapuna

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Miss Alysha Scott

Miss Alysha Scott

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio) Alysha made the move up from Hamilton to be closer to all the beaches and to learn from the highly experienced team here at Medplus after her graduation. Alysha likes to take a holistic approach with patients to help them return to activity and prevent further injuries. Her interests lie in exercised based rehabilitation and musculoskeletal and sports physio. Outside of work she likes to have an active healthy lifestyle, when not working or studying new cases, she loves running outdoors, playing netball and gym classes such as boxing and pilates. This year, Alysha has been spending her time between the clinic and Takapuna Grammar School, you will also find her at the rugby grounds at trainings and games. » View details

Mr Nico Donnell-Brown

Mr Nico Donnell-Brown

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physio) Nico has a special interest in sports physiotherapy with an exercise based approach to rehabilitation. He has played Rugby, AFL and is a keen surf lifesaver and has a good knowledge of injuries surrounding these sports. Nico has recently travelled to Australia as a physio with the NZ Under18s AFL team. Nico is qualified and registered for dry needling. If you feel standard treatment (massage, mobilisation etc) have helped but not completely resolved pain or dysfunction, then why not ask Nico to try some dry needling. » View details

Ms Nuala Grace

Ms Nuala Grace

Clinical Manager

PG Dip Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy (AUT); BSc (Physiotherapy) (UCD, Ireland); Member of PNZ and NZMPA Nuala is one of our Senior Physiotherapists who completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at AUT in 2016, and is currently completing her Masters in Health Science. Nuala is originally from Ireland, but has lived and worked here in Auckland since 2009. She brings a broad mix of experience to Shore Physio, Nuala has previously worked in stroke rehabilitation and care of the older adult at Counties Manukau Health. She has also worked extensively in chronic pain rehabilitation and spinal physiotherapy. Nuala has a passion for helping people to self-manage their injuries and prevent recurrence of injuries in the longer term through exercise and rehabilitation. Nuala is an avid rugby fan and a keen All Blacks supporter, unless they are playing Ireland, where her Irish roots come back to the fore and she can be found donning her green jersey. She enjoys playing Gaelic Football and Camogie, and has recently taken up Road Cycling and Triathlons. » View details

Habit Te Rapa »

Unit 12, 2 Pukete Rd Te Rapa, Hamilton 3200

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Mr Carl Glyde

Mr Carl Glyde

Senior Physio

Carl has clinical experience in orthopaedic, musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary, neurological and sports physiotherapy, in both private and public health settings. He is also the current physiotherapist for a Wellington based premier league football team, gaining valuable experience in field side physiotherapy. A dabbler in sports himself, Carl has participated in a wide variety of different codes ranging from Ultimate Frisbee to Kung Fu, and has sustained and/or seen injuries in all of them, contributing to his breadth of firsthand knowledge. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Carl, please call the clinic on 07 850 8369 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Mr Harry Long

Mr Harry Long

Staff Physio

Harry graduated from Auckland University of Technology. As part of his studies, he gained experience through being in private practice setting, managing musculoskeletal conditions, post-operative rehabilitation, osteoarthritis group classes, and exposure to chronic pain. He has also gained experience in providing rehabilitation for stroke patients in their homes and working with patients in the acute respiratory and general medicine wards in the hospital. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Harry, pleaes call the clinic on 07 850 8369 as there may be another provider available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Upper Hutt »

Upper Hutt Health Centre 8-16 Sinclair St , Upper Hutt 5018

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Mr Alex Ormerod

Mr Alex Ormerod

Lead Physio

Alex has three years experience working for the NHS in the UK where he completed all core junior rotations in orthopaedics, neurology, cardio-respiratory, MSK outpatients and community rehab. Alex specialises inmusculoskeletal physiotherapy, Pilates and sports physiotherapy. If you are unable to find a desired time for Alex, please call the clinic on 04 528 0749 as there may be another therapist with space available. » View details

Mr Callum Law

Mr Callum Law

Staff Physio

Callum has a wide range of experience across musculoskeletal settings and an interest in treating injuries of the lower limb. He has spent three years working in an acute sports injury clinic and acquired opportunities to work alongside Super Rugby, Mitre 10 Rugby and Premiership football teams. Callum considers education as an imperative part of his service, enhancing client’s knowledge of their conditions to help improve outcomes. » View details

Ms Olivia Rawlinson

Ms Olivia Rawlinson

Senior Physio

Olivia graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in 2012. She has experience in acute injuries, fracture clinic, temporomandibular joint disorders, hydrotherapy, breast cancer care patients, chronic pain, ACL and lower limb classes. Alongside the NHS, she worked privately with sports injuries and desk-based injuries and specialises in sports massage. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Olivia, please call the clinic on 04 528 0749 as there may be another clinician available at your desired time. » View details

Habit Vero »

Level 5 48 Shortland St, Auckland 1010

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Mr Chris Smith

Mr Chris Smith

Lead Physio

Chris graduated in 2007 with a First class degree in Physiotherapy from the University of the West of England in the UK. Chris has worked in the UK for the NHS for 11 years and in the private sector for 9 years gaining knowledge of a large range of conditions throughout the body. In recent years he has developed a specialist interest in the treatment of knee conditions. Chris has undertaken various post-graduate courses in soft tissue release, taping and lower limb biomechanics. In February 2018 he completed his Master’s degree in Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy which has developed his assessment and treatment skills of patients with a range of complex complaints. He is enthusiastic about sport personally and has a keen interest in sporting injuries also. » View details

Mr Nick Van Driel

Mr Nick Van Driel

Staff Physio

Nick has experience in working with Musculoskeletal conditions, as well as Neurological and Orthopaedic conditions, in both private practice and public health. Nick also has experience as a Personal Trainer, having worked here at Habit previously before becoming a Physiotherapist. Nick has worked with football teams in the past and has a keen interest in sporting injuries particularly in the lower limb. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Nick, please call the clinic on 09 357 6301 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Ms Vandhana Tularam

Ms Vandhana Tularam

Staff Physio

Vandhana graduated as a Physiotherapist from Auckland University of Technology in 2017. She worked in a musculoskeletal clinic in South Auckland before joining the Habit Vero team in August 2019. Vandhana is currently enrolled in the Master of Sports Physiotherapy programme at Otago University. She has completed Pilates levels 1 and 2 training with the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute. She has experience with instructing group-based and one-to-one Pilates. Vandhana has worked with netball teams at national levels within the North Island. She also has experience with performance massage for Australian Rugby League teams, including the Kangaroos, Broncos and Panthers. Vandhana is passionate about upper and lower limb musculoskeletal injuries, whether post-operative or not! She also has an interest in management of low back pain. If you are unable to find a suitable time with Vandhana, please call the clinic on 09 357 6301 as there may be another physiotherapist available at your desired time. » View details

Southern Rehab Byron St »

29 Byron Street, Sydenham, Christchurch, 8023

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Southern Rehab Forte »

Forte2, Lvl 1, 132 Peterborough Street, Christchurch,

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Southern Rehab Rolleston »

9 Masefield Drive, Rolleston, Christchurch,

Southern Rehab Travis Road Medical Centre »

225 Travis Road, North New Brighton, Christchurch, 8083

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Southern Rehab Cromwell Medical Centre »

192 Waenga Drive, Cromwell , 9310

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Southern Rehab Frankton Flex Fitness »

Shop 34/6 Grant Road, Frankton, Queenstown 9300

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Mr Josh Woodside

Mr Josh Woodside

Physiotherapist, Hand Therapist

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Southern Rehab Nelson City »

42 Halifax Street, Nelson , 7010

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Southern Rehab Richmond »

355 Lower Queen Street, , Richmond 7020

Southern Rehab Les Mills Dunedin »

Les Mills Gym, 12 Dowling Street, Dunedin, 9016

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Southern Rehab Macandrew Road »

98 Macandrew Road, Sth Dunedin 9012

Southern Rehab Moana Pool »

Moana Pool, 60 Littlebourne Road, Roslyn, Dunedin, 9010

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Southern Rehab Dee St »

9 Dee St, Timaru, 7910

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