Tom Maher


Tom Maher graduated from the University of QLD Bachelor of Physiotherapy program in 2000. Tom spent some time working in the public system in Rockhampton, before moving back home to Cairns at the end of 2001 to begin work at what is now Cairns Total Physio.

Tom is a well respected and known local sporting personality who has worked extensively with junior, senior and elite sporting teams in a wide variety of sports. Tom has been head physio for the Cairns Taipans NBL team for the past 10 years! He has also worked with the Northern Pride and FNQ FC Heat.

He utilises all types of musculoskeletal treatment techniques for all types of conditions and has a particular interest in shoulder and knee rehabilitation.

When he is not hard at work, Tom likes to lead an active lifestyle with his family- his 2 sons are always keen for a game of backyard cricket or football! Tom participates in triathlon events regularly and has competed in the Cairns Ironman twice along with numerous 70.3 and Olympic distance triathlons.

Special Interests: Sports injuries, shoulder and knee rehabilitation, triathlon, golf

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