Meet Our Team

We provide expert care, tailored to you

Our health professionals all believe in a holistic treatment approach. Be confident that no matter which practitioner you book in with, you will receive a comprehensive assessment and unique management plan designed with your goals in mind.

Adrian Picca

Physiotherapist

Adrian Picca

Physiotherapist

Adrian graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree and is a member of the Australia Physiotherapy Association. Adrian has a strong connection with helping each client through their conditions using manual therapy, pain management strategies and easy-to-understand education. He is committed to guiding every patient toward their recovery goals while creating a pleasant and enjoyable experience every step of the way.

Adrian enjoys spending time with his friends, playing soccer and keeping fit at the gym. He has played for many soccer clubs in Adelaide including Adelaide City, Adelaide Olympic and Eastern United.

Spoke Languages

English and Italian

Areas of interest and additional skills

Adrian has clinical expertise in treating all areas of the body with a special interest in treating athletes of all ages in the sporting community with injuries such as Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) sprains, ankle sprains, shoulder tears, hip conditions and spinal conditions.

Physio Physique staff member Adrian.

Michelle Lieu

Physiotherapist

Physio Physique staff member Michelle.

Michelle Lieu

Physiotherapist

Michelle graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree and has a keen interest in pain management and holistic health care. Michelle tailors her management to bring hope to every patient through empathy, enthusiasm and support in every step of their recovery journey.

Spoke Languages

Cantonese and English

Areas of interest and additional skills

Michelle is particularly passionate about chronic pain management; especially those in the upper limb including neck pain, headaches, and shoulder issues. She also enjoys helping NDIS participants manage their pains and helps them maintain their independence by making physiotherapy and exercise enjoyable!

Watson Headache® Approach
Michelle has attended the Watson Headache® Institute, Level 1 Foundation Headache Course and Level 2 Consolidation Headache Course titled "The Role of C1-C3 Cervical Afferents in Primary Headache". She is due to complete the Watson Headache Certified Practitioner Level 3 course this year.

Tony Hvasanov

Physiotherapist

Tony Hvasanov

Physiotherapist

Tony graduated from the University of South Australia with a 
Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree. Tony combines Eastern and Western techniques to maximise your recovery. Tony is passionate about implementing natural and practical self-help strategies for quick results and long-term outcomes. There are only two habits – good habits and bad habits. Tony will help you create simple yet highly effective habits that will improve your condition. In his free time, Tony enjoys indoor bouldering and trying new restaurants around Adelaide.

Spoke Languages

Mandarin and English

Areas of interest and additional skills

Tony is an expert in shoulders, spinal/back pain and lifestyle related injuries such as repetitive stress injury (RSI).

Physio Physique staff member Tony.
Physio Physique staff member Shontelle.

Shontelle

Remedial Massage Therapist

Shontelle

Remedial Massage Therapist

Shontelle graduated from Tafe SA with a Diploma of Remedial Massage Therapy. Shontelle also has a Diploma of beauty therapy (relaxation) from Tafe SA and worked for 10 years as a relaxation massage therapist.

Spoke Languages

English

Areas of interest and additional skills

Shontelle’s approach to treatment is to create a sense of peace through gentle yet therapeutic relief whilst assisting with pain and stress management to help her clients return to their daily activities whilst enhancing relaxation and wellbeing.

She incorporates the elements of relaxation and uses therapeutic techniques such as myotherapy, trigger point therapy, joint mobilisation, stretching as well as hot stone massage in her treatments. Shontelle strives to give her clients the best care by tailoring each treatment to their specific needs.

In her downtime, Shontelle can be found furthering her training and interests in massage; health and self-development, at the gym or watching Netflix with her cat Valo.

Amy Chan

Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Amy Chan

Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Amy graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy). She also completed a Master of Applied Science (Chinese Herbal Medicine) at The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Amy is a registered AHPRA practitioner in both the Occupational Therapy and Chinese Medicine professions. Amy is a committee member of the Federation of Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Societies of Australia Ltd. – SA branch.

Amy developed a passion in natural medicines from a very young age, while watching her Mother practice Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.

In her spare time, she enjoys baking, catching up with friends and taking her son to the playground! (Actually, he likes it more than she does!). She also enjoys hiking up Mt Lofty to stay fit.

Spoke Languages

Cantonese, Mandarin and English

Areas of interest and additional skills

Amy has a wide range of interests but is most passionate about gynaecology, paediatrics and dermatology.

Physio Physique staff member Amy.

Admin staff

Client experience

Our receptionists help keep the clinic running smoothly attending to daily tasks and assisting our therapists so they can provide the best treatment possible. Whether it be brewing fresh tea and coffee or making bookings for our clients, our friendly receptionists are an integral part of the Physio Physique team. The reception area is manned 7 days per week so you can be sure to receive top notch service every day. If you have any enquiries about our services, get in touch with our lovely reception team today.

Physio Physique staff member Rebecca.

Rebecca Yan

Receptionist

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Alicia Brooks

Receptionist

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