Physios

 

Our physiotherapists are highly qualified hands on manual therapists that apply the latest evidence-based research to your management to maximise your recovery.

 movementLAB physio Rachel Skilling

Rachel Skilling

Rachel graduated from AUT in 2010 with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy. She has worked with a rugby league team, in a private practice clinic and at Adidas. She is a qualified Pilates instructor and incorporates Pilates into her treatments. 

During her Post-Graduate studies, her research focused on injuries to the lower limb. She has experience working with children with traumatic brain injuries and people with chronic pain. 

Rachel is a keen horse rider who has represented New Zealand and enjoys working with sportspeople of all types.

 movementLAB physio and owner Jianni Felpas

Jianni Felpas

Jianni's career spans over 20 years in the health & fitness industry.

Over the past 15 years he has worked as a personal trainer specialising in both corrective and high performance exercise instruction. He has worked in several gyms, studios and clinics over the past 6 years since graduating from AUT as a physio. He is available for one on one training in both the gym and the Pilates studio.

 movementLAB physio Alaina Collins

Alaina Collins

Alaina has worked with various sports in acute injuries, post surgical rehabilitation and high performance functional training since her graduation from AUT in 2004. Her career has taken her overseas to explore different sports and their associated injuries. She is a qualified Pilates instructor and incorporates this into her gym and functional training. She has extensive experience with rugby, basketball and dance and is a qualified Western Acupuncturist.