Adam graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2003, and since that time has worked in a variety of private practice and hospital roles in Ballarat, and the UK. He joined the team at MC Physio in 2008.
Adam has a keen interest in sports medicine with a strong focus on soccer. He has worked closely with junior and senior elite soccer players in Ballarat, including 7 years as the Ballarat Red Devils physiotherapist. He has also provided support for the inaugural Ballarat Futsal Centre’s Premier League competition in 2013.
Adam has established a number of sports medicine programmes aimed at facilitating the provision of high quality sports medicine support, for sports clubs and their players. The Sports Trainer Mentoring Programme has provided trainers with an opportunity to advance their skills and have season-long learning support, from experienced health professionals. In 2014, Adam received accreditation to run SMA certified Level 1 Sports Trainer courses.
In addition to sports medicine, Adam has provided industry based occupational health training to groups such as Central Highlands Water, Ballarat Day Procedure Centre, Gekko Industries, Telstra, and Southern Cross Care.
Adam currently provides onsite physiotherapy support for staff at Central Highlands Water and Selkirk Bricks.
Adam has developed an interest in paediatric physiotherapy and has experience in treating conditions such as developmental delay, and cerebral palsy.
Adam is a current member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Physiotherapy Association, which means he is continually updating his knowledge and professional development.
Main Areas of Interest
Soccer related injuries
Adolescent musculoskeletal injuries
Running biomechanics and injuries
Group training and education
Occupational health and ergonomics
Outside of work Adam enjoys running, sampling the latest craft beers, fantasy fiction novels and spending time with his wife, and two young daughters.