TIM WRIGHT - Physiotherapist

Born and bred in the Eastern Suburbs, Tim attended Marcellin College before graduating from the University of Sydney in 2004 and venturing into Private Practice. In 2006 Tim pursued his other passion Rugby Union and was fortunate to play at the elite level, both with Super 15 Franchise The Brumbies and The Australian Sevens Team on the IRB World Circuit. During this time he had exposure to some of Australia's best Physiotherapists and Sports Doctors, teaching him techniques he uses in the practice today.

Throughout his career Tim has personally suffered everything from minor muscle strains to multiple reconstructive surgeries and knows firsthand the focus and dedication required to rehabilitate. Tim has a strong empathy for his patients as he understands the limitations, setbacks and pain of injuries.

In 2008 Tim shifted his full attention back to Physiotherapy, drawing on his own personal experiences and clinical experience in the local area, establishing The Wright Physio Head Quarters on Dudley Street Coogee in 2011. Following on the success of this clinic, Tim expanded the business in 2015, opening a new clinic onsite at Titan Fitness Coogee.

Pádraig Crudden - Physiotherapist

Pádraig or as most people call him - Poddie - finished his Physiotherapy Degree in 2006. Poddie can speak from firsthand experience when talking about pain; having suffered a severe chronic low back injury as a teenager which had stayed with him for many years until he became a Physiotherapist.

Poddie has extensive experience in a wide variety of Physiotherapy areas having worked in the UK Public System (NHS) and with a variety of sports teams. He has been the Lead Physiotherapist in private clinics in New Zealand and Australia and brings with him a wealth of Knowledge and Experience to The Wright Physio.

“I love getting amazing results for my patients, and relish the knowledge of being able to make a huge difference to my patients’ lives”

Poddie takes a direct approach to Physio, with skilful hands-on therapy, needling as well as assertive exercise prescription to get fast results.

Poddie is a Volunteer Surf Lifesaver at Coogee SLSC, a Lifesaving Instructor and Inflatable Rescue Boat Driver. He also tries his hand at Surfing when he can.

Anne stone - Physiotherapist

Anne has lived in Melbourne since the age of 8 however a love for the beach and sunshine brought her back to Sydney 4 years ago. She has studied Exercise Science and Nutrition at an undergraduate level and postgraduate Doctor of Physiotherapy. While she was studying she worked as a physiotherapy assistant for North Sydney Rugby Union, the Mosman Whales and the Junior Wallabies. For the past 6 years she has been working as an exercise scientist and then in a physiotherapy role.

Anne is very energetic, with a passion for netball, hockey, rowing and horse riding. She loves being a physiotherapist and using her holistic knowledge of exercise prescription, nutrition and physiotherapy to achieve client-specific goals. She believes in not only short- term treatment of ailments, but also the importance identifying underlying causes to treat bigger picture problems to prevent conditions from recurring. She enjoys working with a wide variety of patients, with experience at the Sydney Children’s Hospital and in paediatric sporting settings, through to adolescents and older adults.

Sam Ryan - Physiotherapist

Originally from Tasmania, Sam moved to Sydney to study Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney and graduated in 2012. Sam worked with various AFL teams for four years and most recently he spent two years working as a Physiotherapist in London.

Sam has played Soccer since the age of five, representing Tasmania in 2004. He has experienced many injuries playing sport, suffering chronic recurrent ankle sprains from playing soccer along with lumbar spine disc issues. Ultimately these injuries have made Sam a better Physio, he understands the physical and mental battle chronic injuries can cause and will do everything to help you to achieve your goals and get you back to living a healthy life style as soon as possible.

Sam is very passionate about musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. Being a Physiotherapist is his dream job and he does it solely to help people to become healthy again. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge and uses a wide range of manual treatment techniques, education and exercises to fix every injury at the core of the problem.