11/109 West Burleigh Rd Burleigh Heads, Qld 4420
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 6:00pm

MEET OUR TEAM

JOSHUA NOBLE

DIRECTOR - PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Joshua Noble has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland. He has extensive experience in both orthopaedics, private practice and as a Sports Physiotherapist. He is currently the Senior Physiotherapist for the Burleigh Bears Rugby League Club and is an accredited ASCA Level 1 Coach and clinical Pilates Instructor. He has a particular interest in endurance sport athletes and occupational Physiotherapy and rehabilitation.

Whilst Josh is the owner and director the practice, he is also very hands on as a physiotherapist and enjoys working with Peter Ridley’s former clients to continue achieving their goals.

ANDREW RIDLEY

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Andrew Ridley has a Bachelor of Exercise Science (2008) and a Doctor of Physiotherapy (2011). He recently completed his Masters of Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning) in 2018.

Andrew has had a keen interest in sports medicine since a young age and competed in many sports growing up including rugby union, surf life saving and outrigging. His interests at our practice include strength and power development as well as sports related injuries, especially those involving the hip, knee and shoulder.

Andrew's vast knowledge of anatomy and physiology makes him very equipped to look at any concern you may have.

TENNILLE SEWELL
(NEE RICKETTS)

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Tennille has been with our practice for over eight years, having previously been employed by Peter Ridley early on in her career.
Tennille graduated from Griffith University 8 years ago with a Masters in Physiotherapy and a Bachelor in Exercise Science. She has been the physiotherapist for local rugby union and AFL teams as well as the local gymnastics team.
Tennille finished her Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland in 2017. She is particularly interested in treating cervicogenic headaches and chronic spinal conditions but can help you with all your musculoskeletal concerns. She is experienced in Clinical Pilates and Dry Needling and strives to ensure an individualised evidence based approach for each of her clients.
When not at the Practice, she enjoys spending time with her young son and family.

Marc Del Gallo

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Marc has a Doctor of Physiotherapy degree from Bond University on the Gold Coast. Equipped along with his degree in Exercise and Sports Science, he has extensive interest in musculoskeletal and sports related injuries. Marc also has a strong interest in Vestibular Physiotherapy which is utilised to treat conditions such as vertigo or dizziness.

Motivated by helping clients achieve their goals and optimising their quality of life, Marc is a passionate physiotherapist with a firm belief in combining hands on therapy with education and self-maintenance exercises for both short term relief and long term solutions. Marc is a keen sportsman, and is currently assists Joshua Noble as a physiotherapist for the Burleigh Bears Rugby League Club.

Jacinta Moore

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Jacinta is a qualified Physiotherapist and Clinical Pilates instructor with 5 years experience in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy. She has worked with several Australian Rules Football teams and has a keen interest in acute sports injuries, hip and groin pain, and long-lasting pain presentations. Jacinta will use her skills and knowledge to help rehabilitate your injury, reduce your pain and disability to get you back doing what you love!

Robyn Spilsbury

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Robyn has a Masters of Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland and a Bachelor of Exercise Science. Robyn has an extensive background both playing and coaching high level competitive soccer, and has years of experience as a strength and conditioning coach. She has a particular interest in sporting injuries as well as those patients with chronic pain.

Robyn has a strong belief in using a hands-on manual therapy approach in conjunction with proper exercise programming to help patients achieve their goals and get them back to the things they enjoy doing day to day.

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Steven RACKI

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Steven obtained a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Griffith University after completing two years of Biomedical Science. He has a strong interest in Neurological conditions whilst also being equipped to treat various presentations including Musculoskeletal, Cardiorespiratory and Orthopaedics. With experience treating sporting injuries, he enjoys utilising functional rehabilitation in a gym and pilates setting whilst incorporating manual therapy and dry needling techniques. Steven has over four years' experience within the NDIS sector and has a strong passion for helping his patients achieve their goals, both inside the practice and out. In his free time, Steven is actively involved in a wide variety of sports, though you're most likely to see him out in the surf locally.

Chris harrington

EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST

Chris completed his Masters of Exercise Physiology and Bachelor of Sports and Exercise Science (Nutrition Major) at Southern Cross University. As an Exercise physiologist Chris's job is to find the best evidenced based exercise to improve a client's condition and reach their goals. Chris works with clients with chronic conditions (hypertension, diabetes, cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal, cancers, kidney, respiratory / pulmonary and mental health conditions. His special interest are in Balance/Falls prevention, Diabetes, Hypertension, Lower back pain, shoulder and knee modalities. Strengthening and improving a client's wellbeing is a key component. When not at work, Chris spends his time at the beach surfing or fishing.

Sarah Murphy

PRACTICE MANAGER

Lucy Doyle-Noble

RECEPTIONIST

Peter

PETER RIDLEY

FOUNDER (RETIRED)

Peter Ridley founded Burleigh Central Physiotherapy originally and practiced in the Burleigh Heads community for more than 25 years before retiring in December 2016 to pursue his other passions – surfing and photography. For many patients, Peter transformed their lives, and gave them functional ability they didn’t know was possible. It was important to Peter that he leave the practice in capable hands, and Josh Noble shared the same treatment principles, ethics and values as Peter. Peter remains a part of the practice family, with his partner Tracy and son Andrew continuing in their roles here.

Get to Know Our Specialist
Team at Burleigh Heads
Phyusiotherapist

Finding highly qualified and hardworking health professionals is crucial but complicated.
Whether it’s due to something like an injury or surgery, many people find themselves on the hunt for a trusted physiotherapist. A physiotherapist is someone who helps a patient improve and manage their motor function, mobility, and pain.

If you’re having trouble finding someone you can rely on, you’ve come to the right place. We are a team of amazing professionals, and we’d like to introduce ourselves!

Get to know our Burleigh Heads Physiotherapist team by reading the 5 fun facts below. We can’t wait to meet you.

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Our Founder Practiced in the Community for Over 25 Years
Our founder, Peter Ridley, has made a huge impact on the Burleigh Heads community. He helped many people regain mobility they thought they would never have again.

Even though he retired in 2016, his work and impact are still seen in our office today. Don’t worry! He left it in good hands with our Director, Josh Noble.

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We Have Several Trained Clinical Pilates Instructors on Staff
Pilates is an incredible exercise for those looking to regain core strength, balance, and flexibility. It also helps with your posture and breathing.

Our staff has several clinical pilates instructors ready to help you regain the strength in your body’s stabilising muscles. If you’re someone suffering from a neck or back injury, a clinical pilates class is something you need to try.

3

Director Joshua Noble Has Plenty of Experience With Sports Physiotherapy
Are you seeking treatment for a sports-related injury? Joshua Noble, owner and director, is a professional Sports Physiotherapist with an interest in endurance sports. He continues on with the same drive and ethic Peter founded our practise with. He’s hands-on and helps clients achieve their goals every day.

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Our Team Brings In Diverse Experience
The specialist team at our clinic is one of the best groups of physiotherapists because of all the diverse and enriching experiences our members bring to the table.

All of our specialists are highly educated with a love for sports and exercise. As you work with our team, you’ll soon realise just how determined they are to get you back on track.

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No One Beats Us
Some may say this is an opinion, but we know it’s a fact. No one beats our team.

Every specialist displays a great passion for helping the community around us. We know an injury can be discouraging, but our team will be there right beside you each step of the way.

A Little Bit About Us: Quick Facts About the Burleigh Heads Physiotherapist Team

We hope you enjoyed the above 5 quick facts about our Burleigh Heads Physiotherapist team. It’s been a pleasure to introduce ourselves to you.
Our team is a collection of diverse experiences and a great passion for exercise. We have many clinical pilates instructors on staff, and our physiotherapists will work right along with you to help you meet your goals. Are you ready to get started at our clinic? Contact us to book an appointment today.

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11/109 West Burleigh Rd Burleigh Heads, Qld 4420
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 6:00pm

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