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OUR STORY

Cairns Total Physio is a dynamic and progressive company made up of a dedicated team of skilled health professionals and support staff. Our therapists strive for excellence in client care by providing a caring environment to guide you towards your health goals.

We pride ourselves on a fresh and energetic approach to healthcare. Our therapists utilise the latest knowledge and skills, allowing us to offer effective, results-oriented and value for money service. Each therapist is skilled in all aspects of physiotherapy but also holds additional qualifications in their special areas of interest.

Cairns Total Physio is owned and operated by Cairns locals, Tom Maher and Tim Lowcock. The business now employ 13 Physiotherapists, four Exercise Physiologists, and three Massage Therapists across four locations in Cairns and the Tablelands. The team at Cairns Total Physio are all dedicated to health, active living and sport. They practice what they preach, by participating in sport and leading active, healthy lifestyles.

Our Team

Physiotherapist

Tom is a Director of Cairns Total Physio. He has been the Head Physiotherapist for the Cairns Taipans since 2005. Special Interests: Sports, Musculoskeletal Injuries - Knees, Hips, Shoulders. Occupational and Worksite Physio.

Physiotherapist

Tim is a Director of Cairns Total Physio. Special interests: sporting injuries, knee and ACL rehabilitation, post-operative shoulder rehabilitation and strength and conditioning. Cairns Taipans Physiotherapist.

Women's Health Physio

Angela has been working at CTP since 2007. Women's Health Physio. Special interests: pregnancy and postnatal care, pelvic floor, back and pelvic pain.

Physiotherapist

Julie has been working at CTP since 2016. Special interest: adolescents athletes, sporting injuries, orthopaedic surgery rehab, parathletes and yoga. Julie is an APA Sports Physiotherapist and has completed a Diploma of Yoga Teaching through IYTA.

Physiotherapist

Carlos graduated from JCU in 2013 and has been working at CTP since 2018. Special Interests: sporting injuries related to running, swimming and football and rehabilitation areas of interest for ankle, shoulder, lower back as well as tendon injuries. Northern Pride Physiotherapist since 2019.

Physiotherapist

Victoria has been working at CTP since 2007. Special interests: neck and lower back pain, knee rehabilitation.

Physiotherapist

Sheryl started her career as a Physio in 2001, she began working with Cairns Total Physio in 2017. Special Interests: neck pain and headaches, lumbar spine/pelvis/hip. Sheryl is our Pilates Class Instructor.

Physiotherapist

Lachlan graduated from UQ in 2016 and has been working at CTP since 2021. Special interests: sports physio, post-op; ACL, shoulder and ankle surgery, Neurological conditions, strokes, brain injuries, hydrotherapy

Physiotherapist

Ellen graduated from JCU in 2019 and started working at CTP in 2021. Special interests: vertigo, dry needling, headaches, yoga & Pilates, and general musculoskeletal issues.

Physiotherapist

Lisa graduated from JCU in Townsville and has been working with CTP since 2021. Special Interests: Shoulder pain, ankle rehab, jaw pain, dry needling and post op knee rehabilitation.

Physiotherapist

Braydn graduated from Griffith university and has been working at CTP since 2022. Special Interests: sporting injuries, lower limb injuries, post-op rehab, shoulders, stroke rehab

Physiotherapist

Charlie graduated from UQ and has been working at CTP since 2022. Special interests: Post operative rehab, sporting injuries, shoulder pain, hip and knee osteoarthritis

Physiotherapist

Kylie is a community based physio and has been working at CTP since 2021

Exercise Physiologist

Sarah is our Exercise Physiologist based in Mareeba. Special interests: Elderly Group Exercise, lower limb rehab

Exercise Physiologist

Will began work with CTP in 2022. He has been an Exercise Physiologist since 2020. Interests: Strength and Conditioning for sports. Managing chronic conditions.

Exercise Physiologist

Marika began working at CTP in 2021. Special interests: exercise prescription for mental health, neurological conditions, hydro

Exercise Physiologist

Jo has worked at CTP since 2022. Special Interests: exercise prescription for neurological conditions, oncology, women's health/pregnancy, mental health and persistent pain.

Remedial Massage Therapist

Nina has been a Remedial Massage Therapist at CTP since 2022.

Remedial Massage Therapist

Leisa has been a remedial massage therapist since 2005. She began work with CTP in 2020.

Practice Manager

Practice Manager. Grace has the been the Practice and Accounts Manager since 2000.

Reception Manager

Reception Manager. Mija has been with Cairns Total Physio since 2013

Receptionist

Receptionist. Dee commenced work at CTP in 2016.

Receptionist

Lisa has been working as a receptionist at CTP since 2020.

Receptionist

Sally commenced work at CTP in 2021.

Receptionist

Katy began working at CTP in 2021.

Receptionist

Taylor began work at CTP in 2021.

Receptionist

Ella commenced working at CTP in 2022.

4 Convenient Locations

Covering Cairns and the Tablelands

We understand that when you are in pain, you want to access relief – NOW! With 4 locations across Cairns and the Tablelands, we have made accessing that relief easier than ever – one of our clinics is never far from you.
Our clinics are open Monday to Friday plus Saturdays at our central hub on Mulgrave Road so call our reception team to see which clinic is closest to you.

Why Choose Us?

Driven

Cairns Total Physio is a dynamic and progressive company made up of a dedicated team of skilled physiotherapists and support staff. Our therapists strive for excellence in client care by providing a caring environment to guide people along their path towards their health goals.

Innovative

Our therapists utilise the latest knowledge and skills, allowing us to offer effective, results-oriented and value for money services. Each therapist is skilled in all aspects of physiotherapy, many of our physiotherapists have or are undertaking post graduate study.

Consistent

We provide a consistently high standard of service and value for money for our clients. We offer a wide range of physiotherapy services both in the clinic and in the wider community, as well as clinical consultations for the assessment and treatment of all musculoskeletal conditions.

Empowered

Our aim is give our clients an accurate diagnosis, educate clients on optimal management of their condition, and guide their recovery through self managed exercise programs and effective manual therapy.

Engaged

Outside the clinic, we provide educational and consulting services to commercial enterprises. We advocate injury prevention in the workplace through staff education, specific skills training, safe working environments and early intervention.

Experienced

We are the only physiotherapists in the region to be contracted to national and state sporting teams. It is our expertise in this field that has earned us a highly professional reputation. We strive to provide this same expert care, not just to athletes, but to clients from all walks of life.