Peter Ridley is one of the most experienced physiotherapists in private practice on the Gold Coast, having treated for over twenty years. Working mostly in sports and musculoskeletal areas, Peter has been involved in all levels of elite sport to day-to-day neck and back problems. Peter overseas all areas of Burleigh Central Physiotherapy, to ensure treatment is always of the highest standard. He is a valued member of the sporting community and is often asked his advice from large sporting groups.
Andrew Ridley has a Bachelor of Exercise Science and a Doctor of Physiotherapy. He is a second generation physiotherapist and has always been interested in sports medicine from a young age. Andrew has a background in surf lifesaving and Rugby union as well as general strength and fitness training. He has worked with several sports teams over the past 4 years including Coolangatta AFL, Burleigh Bears Rugby League as well as the Anglican Church Grammar School (Churchie) 1st XV Rugby Union from 2011 to 2014. Andrew also has experience with Dry needling and pilates, both mat and reformer based prescription.
Tennille Ricketts has worked as a physiotherapist in private practice for over 5 years. She has 4 years of experience teaching clinical pilates; she learnt this here in Queensland and expanded on her skills whilst working for two years in Perth.
Tennille is passionate about her treatment being patient-centred. Depending on the patients' needs, she finds pilates and dry-needling can often complement her hands-on treatments really well. She is interested in sports injuries especially in the hip and knee, as well as all spinal pathologies.
Tennille is currently undertaking her Master of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy studies to help further develop and specialise her skills as a physiotherapist.
Remedial Massage Therapist
Mark Aldous is a highly sought after Sports and Remedial Massage therapist, having treated some of the world's most elite athletes over the last 15 years. Members of the Australian swim team, Tour De France riders, Olympians and World Champions have trusted his magic hands to keep their bodies fine-tuned.
Mark treats his clients inside our clinic, allowing clients to access the best treatment options available in massage and physiotherapy. Mark also runs his own triathlon and sports training business in Burleigh and is a well-regarded member of many triathlon and riding teams.
Anouska Gothard has over ten years experience within the healthcare administration industry. She is currently studying a Diploma of Nursing. In her spare time, she is an avid runner and enjoys obstacle course racing.