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.

Daniel Hiep - Physiotherapist

Growing up in the county town of Mudgee, Daniel moved to Sydney to study physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, graduating in 2014. 

Having played sport since the age of 4 he has had his fair share of sporting injuries, ranging from a fractured ankle to a dislocated collarbone. These personal experiences have allowed Daniel to understand the mental, physical and social challenges that a person faces when overcoming and returning from a major injury or setback. 

Daniel comes with a wide range of clinical experience having practiced in both private practice clinics, hospitals and in home services. Daniel has a particular interest in knee and shoulder injury and rehabilitation, using a variety of manual therapy techniques and exercise prescription to ensure the patient achieves the best result possible.

Outside of work you can find Daniel representing the red and black of Norths Rugby Club (much to Tim's displeasure) on the North Sydney Oval. He also likes bush-walking, going to the beach and talking anything sport. 

Miranda Caldwell - Physiotherapist

From New Zealand, Miranda came from a sports background and played age-group basketball internationally as a teenager before moving to the USA on a college sports scholarship. After graduating from Physiotherapy school in Auckland in 2014, Miranda has been working in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, in private practices in both Queensland and London.

She loves working with her patients towards achieving their individual goals and strives to provide them with the best possible patient centered treatments, and understands the patient journey first hand, after spending a lot of time rehabilitating her own sporting injuries.

Miranda is passionate about using a combination of exercise prescription and manual therapy in her physiotherapy sessions. She enjoys keeping up to date with the latest evidence based research and has attended further educational courses in: Level One Sports, APPI and Polestar Pilates instructor training courses, Dry Needling, Running Repairs, Explain Pain, Lyn Watson’s Shoulder course.

In her spare time she loves running, water-sports and is really excited to explore Sydney’s beautiful beaches.