Physiotherapist - Gold Coast
Lisa is a Texas native (USA) who completed her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science at Texas Tech University and Master of Science in Exercise Physiology at University of Texas at Arlington. After two years working as an Exercise Scientist in cardiovascular research, she relocated to Australia to pursue her passion to become a Physiotherapist. Lisa graduated from Bond University with a Doctor of Physiotherapy degree. She has been exposed to a wide variety of areas through her clinical placements, including cardiorespiratory, orthopaedic, musculoskeletal, neurological rehabilitation and paediatric; also having the unique opportunity to practice in Sweden and Solomon Islands.
Lisa greatest strength is building rapport with her clients and providing a holistic approach to provide the best evidence-based patient care. Her special interest is musculoskeletal and neurological conditions and plans to build her knowledge by gaining professional development in APA courses in dry needling, falls prevention, and functional movement.
As a new graduate, Lisa plans to build her knowledge and involve herself with several APA professional development courses, with special interests in dry needling, falls prevention, and neurological conditions.
Lisa enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, going to the beach and enjoying coffee at the amazing Gold Coast cafes.
She is a current member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA).