Adam Shaw

PHYSIOTHERAPIST: ADAM SHAW

Qualifications: 

  • Doctor of Physiotherapy
  • Bachelor of Exercise Science
  • Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • Australian Physiotherapy Association Member since 2011
  • Dry needling/Acupuncture certified
  • Qualified Clinical Pilates Equipment Level 1
  • APA Spinal Level 1 qualified
  • Titleist Performance Institute Certified – Golf injury screening and functional swing assessment.
  • Currently completing further post graduate studies in Masters of Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy at La Trobe University.

Physiotherapy Experience:

Adam graduated from Bond University with a Doctor of Physiotherapy in 2013, having previously completed a Bachelor of Exercise Science in 2007 and a Diploma of Remedial Massage in 2010. Upon graduation Adam commenced employment at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane. He gained experience in a variety of clinical areas such as, orthopedics, intensive care, general medicine, neurological rehabilitation, spinal cord injuries and plastic surgery.

In addition to hospital based care, Adam also has a strong interest in sports rehabilitation having previously worked with a number of elite sporting teams in the NRL, Super Rugby, Netball Australia and Domestic Cricket during his time as a remedial therapist. Having grown up in a sporting rich environment competing in rugby league, rugby union, surf life saving, altheltics and golf, he understands the pressures that weekly training and competition can place on the body, together with the importance of injury prevention and optimizing recovery time.

Adam can assist you to achieve your goals and improve quality of life by incorporating the latest clinical based evidence to formulate treatment strategies using both manual strategies using both manual therapy and exercise-based programs.