Initially after graduating Francene worked in the Public Health Sector in NZ and the UK for 4 years, before moving into private health services in NZ and Australia.
Her clinical areas of interest include: spinal pain, headaches, general musculoskeletal assessment and rehab, overuse injuries, biomechanical assessments for return to/getting into exercise, general orthopaedic post-op rehab, ergonomic workstation assessments. When treating Francene adopts a holistic approach, including a range of manual therapy techniques, acupuncture, and pilates/other exercise in the management of your injury as indicated.
Outside of work Francene enjoys a range of outdoor activities here in the Territory, including camping, hiking, mountain biking, running, windsurfing, paddle boarding.
Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy (UWA, 2014)
Post Grad Diploma in Acupuncture (AUT, 2011)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (University of Otago)
Treatment of neck pain and headaches
Treatment of lower back pain
General musculoskeletal injury diagnosis and management
General Orthopaedic post-operative care
Ergonomic workstation assessments (can be arranged on request)