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Phone:

(03) 9885 8456

 

Mobile:

0407 118 477

 

Fax:

+61 3 9758 2096

 

Email:

info@backontracksportsphysiotherapy.com.au

 

Location:

36 High St,

Glen Iris VIC 3146

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About Us

Practice Principal: Hamid Sotounzadeh

 

  • AFL Womens Academy Physio 2016- currnet
  • Tennis Australia ITF Physio 2016- curent
  • Waverley Netball Association 2015- current
  • ASUM Invited speaker (Tennis Elbow/Shoulder ROM) 2017- current

Hamid's qualifications are:

  • Master of Sports Physiotherapy (Latrobe University, 2017)
  • Grad.Cert Sports Physiotherapy (Latrobe University, 2015)
  • Master of Physiotherapy (University of Sydney, 2010)
  • Bachelor of Human Movement and Exercise Science (Victoria University, 2008)
  • Diploma of Sports Coaching (Victoria University, 2007)
  • Certificate III & IV Fitness Instruction (Box Hill TAFE, 2004)

Hamid is the founder of Back on Track Sports Physiotherapy and he is committed to improving his own clinical knowledge and manual skills according to current best evidence based practice in line with the Biopsychosocial model in order to ensure that clients recieving best care in their recovery.

 

This holistic and multi-phased approach encompasses the prevention, diagnosis, pain management and optimisation of functional movements with careful consideration of both psychological and social components.

 

He has a long and impressive professional career in sport; both as an athlete (Taekwondo) and a sports Physiotherapist.

 

 

Hamid is currently assisting AFL Women’s Academy and provided physio support for tennis Australia in national championship as well as Aus Open wild card qualifying in December 2016 with Tennis Australia.

 

His current study will further refine his expertise in Sports Physiotherapy, enhance his in-depth knowledge of principles of injury prevention and develop his expertise in tennis biomechanics and physiology.

 

Through ongoing post-graduate education Hamid has developed the attributes like:

  • Advanced clinical reasoning to solve problems efficiently and quickly with less error
  • Proficiency in seeing problem at deeper level with excellent research based knowledge
  • Expertise in clinical patterns recognition
  • Effective communication skills and empathy
  • Critical reflection of his own knowledge and assumptions

 

He is also a qualified Physio Pilates instructor with Australian Physiotherapy Pilates Institute (APPI).

Team Physiotherapist:

  • AFL Womens Academy 2016- currnet
  • Tennis Australia ITF Physio 2016-current
  • Waverley Netball Association 2015- current
  • Waverley Warriors Club in Australia-Pacific Tennis League (ATL) in 2014-15
  • Australian Country U-21 Hockey: Asian Hockey Federation Cup, Malaysia and Thailand 2012
  • Australian Country Hockey: Pacific Hockey Federation Cup, Fiji 2011
  • Australian Defence Force Hockey and Football team, 2010-12

 

Hamid's passion is to support elite junior tennis players, kick boxers, netballers and soccer players in in our community in order to preventing injuries and enhancing athletic performance that assist to accelerate their development program and maintaining longer careers in sports with minimum injuries.

 

Clare Petch

Clare has recently completed a Bachelor in Food Science and Nutrition majoring in Health Promotion at Deakin University. She enjoys educating people on how to make better lifestyle choices and eating behaviours. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, pilates and going on long walks.

 

• Bachelor Of Food Science and Nutrition (Deakin University, 2017)

 

 

 

 

10 Reasons to consult with us

  • You, the Client, are our number one priority
  • Initial appointment is 45-60min
  • Australian trained and qualified Physiotherapists
  • Experienced advanced manual therapists
  • Biospychosocial approach
  • We address both underlying causes and relief of your pain
  • Passionate Clinicians who care about your well being (30 min appointment, NO simultaneous treatment of clients)
  • Open 7 days a week by appointment and quick phone advice if available
  • Convenient access from Monash freeway with plenty of parking at front and rear
  • Majority of our clients consult us following word-of-mouth recommendation
  • Proud sponsor of young athletes and our sporting community
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