We’re a team of highly qualified Physiotherapists

Our team of experienced physiotherapists in conjunction with our close links with specialists, allows a holistic approach to treatment and injury management.


Mick Moran

Specialist Sports Physiotherapist

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Justin Merlino

Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

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James Kazaglis

Sports Physiotherapist

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Clare Walsh

Sports Physiotherapist

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Matt Cameron

Sports Physiotherapist

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Juliette Harrisson

Sports Physiotherapist

Jennifer Pringle

Exercise Physiologist

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Cameron Hyde

Exercise Physiologist

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Joshua Weight

Physiotherapist

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Sian Henderson

Physiotherapist

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Lewis Horenko

Massage Therapist

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Libby Wacher

Senior Receptionist

Louise Baskerville

Receptionist

Mick Moran

Specialist Sports Physiotherapist

Mick Moran is the Director and Principal Physiotherapist at Stadium Sports Physiotherapy. He recently qualified as a Specialist Sports Physiotherapist, as awarded by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA), and is an Associate of the Australian College of Physiotherapy.

Mick has extensive experience in a wide range of sports at club, state, national and international level including athletics, swimming, triathlon, rugby league, AFL, rowing, gymnastics and water polo. A previous physiotherapist to the NSW Waratahs, he continues as a consultant to the Waratahs Rugby Union and the Swans Academy AFL teams. Mick has spent 12 months as the Physiotherapist to the Australian Women’s Rugby 7’s team, helping them to prepare them for the Rio Olympics where they won the Gold Medal.

Mick remains passionate in the education and mentoring of not only his staff but also his fellow colleagues both within the Stadium Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre and the wider physiotherapy and allied health sphere. A former high school teacher, Mick has continued using the skills he has gained through his education background in teaching at The University of Sydney in the fields of anatomy, human biology and neurophysiology. More specifically, Mick has been a clinical supervisor in the Masters of Sports Physiotherapy programs at the University of Sydney and Latrobe University. Mick has taught extensively on pelvic and rib dysfunctions, hip and groin injury and treatment at Level 1, 2 and 3 Sports Physiotherapy Courses. Previously on the NSW and National committees of Sports Physiotherapy Australia, he continues to be active as an examiner for the SPA Sports Titleholder Program.
Mick’s special interest is in injuries of the groin, hip and pelvis. He also has extensive experience in all sports injuries, orthopaedic rehabilitation and casting, and general musculoskeletal physiotherapy including spinal and rib dysfunctions.

Mick is a keen golfer but wishes his skills matched his visions of being the next Major winner. He has a deep appreciation of good food, wine and beer, which does not seem to help his golfing ambitions. Maybe the Seniors Tour?

  • FACP Specialist Sports Physiotherapist Program – Australian College of Physiotherapy 2014
  • MHlthSc (Sports Physio) – The University of Sydney. 2002
  • BAppSc (Physio) HONS – The University of Sydney. 1996
  • BScDipEd – Macquarie University. 1986
  • APAM – Member Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Physiotherapy Australia
  • NSWIS Accredited Physiotherapist

Justin Merlino

Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Justin joined Stadium Sports Physiotherapy in August 2014. He completed his Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Sydney University in 2008 and was awarded the Vice-Chancellor scholarship in 2007 for academic and sporting excellence. He continued his education completing his Masters of Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at Griffith University, where he was awarded a certificate of academic excellence for maintaining a distinction average.

Justin has worked in both clinical and sports physiotherapy for over 12 years, treating a wide variety of sports and orthopaedic injuries. Justin is also a physiotherapist for the Sydney Swans AFL team and is involved in the management and rehabilitation of both acute and chronic injuries.

With a background in elite track and field athletics – Justin is a 4 time Australian Champion for the 110m hurdles – he has a passion for treating sports injuries, most specifically running and lower limbs, working with other athletes to achieve their sporting goals and strength and conditioning in the elite sporting population.

  • BAppSc (Physiotherapy) – The University of Sydney. 2008
  • Masters MSPhty – Griffith University. 2012
  • NSWIS Accredited Service Provider
  • Member of Sports Physiotherapy Association and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Association

James Kazaglis

APA Sports and Exercise Titled Physiotherapist

James joined Stadium Sports Physiotherapy in 2012 and quickly integrated into the sports and orthopaedic physiotherapy programs. James completed his Masters in Sport Physiotherapy and graduated from La Trobe University in October 2014.

James is an APA Sports and Exercise Titled Physiotherapist which acknowledges his training and expertise in physiotherapy and in particular sporting injuries and exercise prescription.

James has worked with teams and players from amateur to professional levels, particularly in cricket, AFL and rugby.

Since 2015 James has been providing coverage to the Sydney Swans Academy which has included training, match day and travel with the team.
James enjoys playing most sports and has previously played cricket at Sydney University, competes in triathlons and completed an Ironman Triathlon in 2013.

James is married with two young children which keeps him on his toes!

  • MSportsPhysio – La Trobe University. Completed 2014
  • Grad Cert Sports Physiotherapy – La Trobe University. 2012
  • BAppSc (Physio) – The University of Sydney. 2007
  • BSecondary Education (Human Movement and Health). 2003
  • Member Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Physiotherapy Australia

Clare Walsh

Sports Physiotherapist

Clare has been a Sports Physiotherapist for more than 20 years working with athletes of all levels. Highlights have been representing Australia as a team physiotherapist at three Olympics games including two Winter Games and one Summer Games. In addition she worked with the Sydney Swans for 16 years and was responsible for implementing dynamic stability and Pilates programs for the Swans and NSW Cricket. Other teams of note include the Australian Women’s Water Polo team, Australian Paralympic Football team (Pararoos) and South Sydney Juniors Rugby League representative teams.

This has lead to expertise in acute and chronic sporting injuries but in particular more complex cases relating to hips, knees and shoulders. Clare also enjoys working with children and adolescents with sporting injuries. She adopts a holistic and goal orientated approach with every patient she sees.

Clare’s passion for physiotherapy extends to teaching undergraduate physiotherapists, mentoring young physios and educating the general public in injury prevention, health and wellbeing.

Outside of work Clare loves to travel, swim in the ocean and keep fit by running around with her young cavoodle.

  • APA Titled Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist
  • MSpPhty, BAppSc (Phty)

Matt Cameron

Sports Physiotherapist

Matt is a Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist with 30 years clinical experience. He graduated as a physiotherapist in 1990 and completed a post-graduate diploma in Sport Physiotherapy in 1998. He completed a PhD titled Lower Limb Movement Error and Hamstring Injury at the University of Sydney in 2009. He has a research background in the prevention, diagnosis and management of leg muscle injuries.

He has worked in elite-level sport for over 25 years and has been the Head Physiotherapist at the Sydney Swans Football Club since 1998 and the co-head of the Medical & Conditioning Team since 2016. He has also worked in Shute Shield rugby union, school-boy rugby union, short-track speed skating and International Rules.

  • PhD
  • Post Grad Dip (Sport Physio)
  • B App Sc (Physio)
  • MACP
  • MSEP

Jennifer Pringle

Exercise Physiologist

Jennifer completed her honours degree in exercise science at Liverpool John Moores University, UK in 2011. Keen to see more of the world, she came to Australia where she spent the next 7 years gaining experience in a variety of roles within the health sector; regularly flying to regional areas to provide health services such as health and injury prevention programs for mining workers, and bone density screens in remote communities. Having observed the ill effects of poor health on many of her patients and a desire to make an impact, Jennifer returned to further education where she embarked on a masters degree in exercise physiology at Australian Catholic University.

As an exercise physiologist, Jennifer prescribes the most appropriate research-informed exercise treatments to guide her patients towards achieving their goals. She enjoys working with a variety of people, whether they’re trying to bounce back from a sporting injury or they’re living with a neurological or chronic disease, Jen implements the same training principles to help her patients to become the best version of themselves.

When it comes to sport, Jen can be described as a ‘Jack of all trades, master of none’, having played hockey, tennis, soccer and touch rugby through her youth. She now tries to practice what she preaches through running and strength training, and recently completed her first sprint triathlon. Appreciating the importance of a work-life balance, Jen is happiest outdoors whether at the beach, exploring national parks or just enjoying a pale ale in the sun.

Cameron Hyde

Exercise Physiologist

Cameron specialises in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and strength and conditioning. He has a keen interest in developing speed for track and field athletes as well as developing injury prevention programs for male and female athletes.

Cameron has a keen interest in ACL and lower limb rehabilitation as well as injury risk reduction, and has extensive experience developing return to work rehabilitation programs as an accredited Workcover provider. Having competed for Australia at 17 years old Cameron has a keen interest in track and field athletics.

Cameron believes that exercise is extremely important he provides education and guidance for those starting to exercise and to those who wish to improve performance. Being able to see clients achieve their goals, improve lifestyle habits, and watch clients achieve what was previously though impossible is extremely rewarding.

Cameron focuses on empowering his clients to achieve their goals by using an evidence-based approach.

Joshua Weight

Physiotherapist

Josh joined Stadium Sports Physiotherapy in early 2016 after migrating north from Melbourne. He completed his Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Sydney University in 2011 and quickly moved into the private practice and sports injury setting.

Josh has gained significant experience in the management of sports related injury and complex pain presentations and is currently undertaking his Masters in sports physiotherapy. He has worked closely with many sports, including Rugby union, Rugby League and AFL, and has worked as the physiotherapist for the Roosters youth development programs and Women’s NRL. Josh also enjoys working with gym and running related injuries suffered by the weekend warrior. He has a specific interest in treating tendon related pain, along with injuries to the knee, ankle and shoulder.

When Josh isn’t at work, you will find him hovering around Manly with his dog, Tasha, going for a run or shooting off to the snow for a shred.

  • BAppSc (Physiotherapy) – The University of Sydney, 2012
  • APAM. Member Australian Physiotherapy Association

Sian Henderson

Physiotherapist

Sian joined Stadium Sports Physiotherapy in July 2019. She completed her honours degree in physiotherapy in 2012 at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Following graduation Sian worked for the NHS in a rotational post, developing knowledge and skills in different areas of physiotherapy practice including stroke and neurology, with a bias towards orthopaedics and musculoskeletal injuries.

Sian moved to Sydney in 2016 after travelling the world and started her career in private practice, where she has treated a wide variety of sports and orthopaedic injuries whilst working alongside, and learning from, a number of highly experienced sports physiotherapists.

Being from Scotland, she is an enthusiastic supporter and follower of rugby union and has provided weekend coverage for rugby union teams both in Edinburgh and here in Sydney.

Sian enjoys playing hockey and likes to keep active by running and taking part in outdoor activities. She has recently completed her first half marathon and hopes to do more.

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Lewis Horenko

Massage Therapist

Lewis comes from an elite sporting background. As a junior he played competitive Ice Hockey, Rugby, and AFL. More recently he has been involved in Track and Field and was training for the 800m Olympic Trials for Tokyo 2020 until COVID hit.

He previously worked at Nike, initially as a footwear/product specialist, and later in the marketing team as their Events Specialist.
Through his experiences at Nike and having had numerous sporting injuries Lewis developed a keen interest in the body and how it moves. He began to study Sports Science and then transferred to study an Advanced Diploma of Remedial Massage.

Remedial Massage is a manual manipulation therapy involving the deep or shallow soft tissues of the body including muscles, tendons, fascia and ligaments. Through various interventions massage can help to relieve the symptoms of pain and stress, and improve limitations to mobility caused by the rigours of exercise, work and stress in daily life.

“Some of the modalities in which I take a special interest include sports massage, lower limb and leg injuries, cranial, lymphatic drainage, fascial release, acupressure, and deep tissue massage.”

Why might you see a massage therapist?

  • Neck/Shoulder Pain
  • Back Pain and/or other Back Problems
  • Health and Wellness for Maintaining, Improving Health or Functioning, and for Injury Prevention, including Stress and Tension Reduction
  • Headaches or Migraines
  • Sports Injury Management and Rehabilitation
  • Arthritis
  • Other Acute Injury or Pain Conditions
  • Other Chronic Reduced Function, Disability or Pain Conditions, e.g. Fatigue
  • Occupational Overuse Syndrome
  • Other Psychological Distress, including Anxiety or Depression
  • Cancer Treatment side effects, for example, Pain, Lymphedema, Anxiety
  • Motor Vehicle Accident and Rehabilitation
  • Diabetes Effects Management
  • Addictions Rehabilitation Support.

“I look forward to meeting you in the clinic and working with you to resolve your health concerns and help get you back to a happy, pain free life.”