Meet The Grand Slam Physiotherapy Team

Meet our Physiotherapists

Grand Slam Physiotherapy has experienced world class physiotherapists, with 8 of our 9 physios having Post Graduate Education. To ensure you receive the best possible service, we are constantly undergoing extensive training and development.

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Ben Herde

Titled Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist

Ben is a leader in the provision of high-level Sports Physiotherapy care. Ben thrives on the challenge of breaking down longstanding musculoskeletal problems. He has worked in a variety of...

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Jacob Monk

Senior Physiotherapist

This year Jacob has returned from living in Tokyo for the past 3 years to complete his Masters of Sports & Exercise Physiotherapy study and enjoy long runs along the...

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Holly Lipson

Titled Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist

Holly is a Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist. She holds the following degrees from La Trobe University Bachelor of Health Sciences Masters of Physiotherapy Practice. Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy Masters...

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Sara Monaghan

Senior Physiotherapist

Sara has almost 20 years of experience in Physiotherapy having worked extensively in Melbourne, the UK and locally in musculoskeletal physiotherapy. Sara has a special interest in treating low back...

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Kara Giannone

Titled Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist

Kara graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Physiotherapy Practice in 2015. She has since completed her Post Graduate Certificate of Sports Physiotherapy...

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Mimi Yamakawa Armstrong

Senior Physiotherapist

Mimi moved to Australia 20 years ago from Japan and completed her physiotherapy degree at Curtin University in WA. Mimi is in the final stages of completing her Masters of...

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Emily Stephens

Physiotherapist

Emily is a passionate physiotherapist who enjoys working with people of all ages and backgrounds. Emily studied a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy in Bendigo. She enjoys...

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Jesse Castillo

Physiotherapist

Jesse is a dedicated physiotherapist, with special interests in exercise based rehabilitation, lower limb tendinopathies and overload issues, acute and chronic knee issues and sports concussion. He is also trained...

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Belinda Herde (nee Smith)

Titled Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist

Belinda is a passionate Olympic Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist with a special interest in exercise and strength and conditioning, having undertaken post graduate studies in Strength & Conditioning at Edith...