Donny is an experienced physiotherapist who spent the first part of his career in NSW Hospitals where he worked for 11 years, later becoming a Senior Clinician in Orthopaedics.  This role saw him delivering a high level of Orthopaedic expertise to the Hospital’s Emergency Department, Orthopaedic/Surgical Ward, and Outpatient/Fracture Clinic. 

Donny moved back to Darwin and joined Territory Sportsmedicine in 2011.  He is involved with a number of Sports Teams and athletes at the elite, sub-elite and recreational level, providing a high quality, evidence-based Sport and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy service. In 2015, Donny became the Physiotherapist to the AFL’s National Indigenous Youth Team: The Flying Boomerangs.  In 2016 he was appointed Head Physio for the AFL U15 Diversity Championships.  Donny continues to provide fracture management and is also involved in teaching GPs Plaster/Fibreglass casting techniques.

Qualifications:

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Bachelor of Physiotherapy (University of Sydney)

Professional Interests:

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Post-operative Orthopaedics rehabilitation – inpatient and outpatient.

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Acute fracture management – involving the application of plaster and fibreglass casts

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Musculoskeletal and Sports injury assessment and management.

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Strength and Conditioning