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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 12 Physiotherapists, two Exercise Physiologists, and three Massage Therapists across 4 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

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

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
Tayla graduated from the University of Canberra in 2018 and started with the CTP team in 2021. Her clinical interests include: sporting injuries, knee and ankle injuries, post op rehabilitation. Cairns City Lions physiotherapist since 2019.
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.
Exercise Physiologist

Will began work with CTP in 2020. He has been an Exercise Physiologist since 2017. 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

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

Remedial Massage Therapist

Stewart has been a Massage Therapist since 1992.

Remedial Massage Therapist

Lexi has been a Remedial Massage Therapist at CTP since 2020.

Remedial Massage Therapist

Leisa began work with CTP in 2020. 15 years in the industry.

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. Jen started working at Cairns Total Physio in 2015

Receptionist

Receptionist. Dee commenced work at CTP in 2016.

5 Convenient Locations

Covering Cairns and the Tablelands

We understand that when you are in pain, you want to access relief – NOW! With 5 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.