Stephen

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Stephen has been practicing as a Physiotherapist since 2011 following completion of a Bachelor of Exercise Science and Masters of Physiotherapy from Griffith University.

 

Stephen has gained extensive experience in neurological rehabilitation within public and  private hospital and community settings. Stephen has worked as a Senior Physiotherapist at both the Gold Coast University Hospital and at the Rockhampton Base Hospital.

 

Stephen’s clinical interests include all aspects of rehabilitation although has a particular interest in working with those that have been severely affected by stroke or brain injury. This interest was sparked by the rehabilitation of a close family member after a stroke.


Stephen’s specialty areas include:

  • Stroke
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Hypoxic Brain Injury
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Recovery from neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord injury
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Huntington’s Disease
  • Brain Tumours
  • Falls and balance problems
  • Respiratory conditions

 

Personal Interests:

Stephen is a husband and father to two beautiful children. In his spare time, he enjoys golf, mountain bike riding and fishing.

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Our Mission

At Equip Rehabilitation, we are passionate about your success. Our mission is to create a new standard for in-home rehabilitation by offering a tailored way to meet your needs.

 

We do not focus on your impairments. Instead, we embrace your individual goals and work to achieve your potential. We understand this requires a personal approach as we work together to return you to life’s most meaningful activities. 

 

We do this all within a comfortable home environment to optimise the results for the effort you put in.

ARE WE THE RIGHT SERVICE FOR YOU?

Equip Rehabilitation provides a specific physiotherapy service to meet the needs of adults that require rehabilitation, typically following a neurological diagnosis, accident or for mobility/balance concerns. We also provide pulmonary rehabilitation for those with respiratory disease.

 

We are not the best service for those with sport related injury, acute musculoskeletal pain or paediatric presentations. If you are unsure if the service is right for you, please contact us to discuss your needs.  

 

Equip Rehabilitation services people with goals. At Equip the bigger the goal the better, we want to share in your excitement, passion and success.