David graduated in Adelaide in 1997, and immediately left for Geelong
having been drafted by the Geelong Football Club following a very successful
career in football in SA. David was captain of the Sth Aust Teal cup and
played in the SANFL league for Woodville West Torrens whilst he was
studying physiotherapy in Adelaide.
In Geelong David managed to juggle a career in football and working as a
physio at the Corio Base Sports Injury Clinic. A severe hip and knee injury
saw an end to his football career and David then moved to Darwin where he
worked as a physio in private practice.
Mary graduated in Adelaide in 1975 and worked initially as a physiotherapist at the QEH and has since been working in private practice in the Grange area for over 34 years.
Whilst at the QEH, she learned dry needling/acupuncture from the head of the Physical Medicine Department, Dr Bunt Burnell. With more than three decades of experience, Mary practices all aspects of physiotherapy, including dry needling and acupuncture. She also remains committed to continuing education in both physio and acupuncture.
Mary is highly regarded for her strong patient focus and is committed to tailoring treatments to suit individual patient needs. Mary's enthusiasm,
energy, and experience contribute to her patient's treatment success. Each patient leaves the treatment session with a positive and often lifestyle changing experience.
Mary also works part-time as a babysitter. When she isn’t at work you will find her at a park or shopping for toys with one of her 6 grandchildren. Her favourite TV shows are The Bold and the Beautiful and anything on ABC for kids. Mary also does glass-blowing at the Jam Factory and you can see some of her finished product in the practice.
David returned to SA in 2000 and has been a strong part of Physio at Grange since. He has a keen interest in all sport and sporting injuries including dance, soccer, football, netball, basketball and tennis. David's calm and methodical manner and 'hands on' approach makes each treatment session very rewarding.
David can often be seen early morning walking around Grange with a coffee in hand and pushing his twin boys, Marco and Samuel, around in their pram.
Roger has been General Manager of Physio at Grange for 8 years.
He manages the Physio's overall business operation, including financial management, administration, and business development.
Wendy graduated in Adelaide in 1983 and worked initially at Port Pirie Hospital until she opened her own private practice as the Port Pirie Sports Medicine Clinic in 1984. She closed the practice in 2002 when she moved to Wallaroo Hospital as Senior Physiotherapist where she spent 11 years. In recent years she has moved to Adelaide and worked for Physio@Grange and Wellness & Lifestyles.
Wendy has a Masters of Physiotherapy (rural and remote) completed in 1998 and a Diploma of Population Health (2008).
When not at work Wendy spends time visiting country friends and family, and travelling. She also has a very artistic side, often used for face painting.
Masters (Physio), Dip. Population Health
Chris graduated in Adelaide as a physiotherapist in 2008. Throughout his studies he also played tennis professionally, but after a season in Europe hampered by a troubling shoulder, decided to give up the game to start his career as a physiotherapist.
Chris began work for Novita Children Services after graduating and continues to work there. In those 5 years with Novita, Chris has developed a specialty in pediatrics and disability. Whilst working at Novita part time, Chris has been able to also allow time for private practice work; and has experience in sporting injuries, workplace injuries and general musculoskeletal problems.
Chris prefers a hands on approach, but is also skilled in electrotherapy.
Chris sprints professionally and has competed in the Stawell Gift and Bay Sheffield Gifts. He trains heavily during the week with his athletics squad, and his other interests include movies and surfing.
Nando Seungkug Lee
Nando graduated from University of South Australia in 2011 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy and worked initially as an aged care physiotherapist. Prior to working as a physiotherapist, Nando worked as an engineer with a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering.
After working in aged care settings for several years Nando found passion in private practice and decided to commit himself to working as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist - due to his friend who is an experienced manipulative physiotherapist with acupuncture skills. He learned acupuncture and manipulative techniques from him.
Nando believes in a holistic approach and has a keen interest in chronic pain management and sports injuries. Nando provides the combined and comprehensive approach of acupuncture/dry needling, hands-on techniques, and optimum exercise programs to achieve his patient’s goals.
Outside of work, Nando enjoys playing golf, drinking wine and travelling.
Julie-Anne has been the face and voice of Physio@Grange since 2009.
She manages the clinic's front desk team and ensures all is running smoothly for our patients.