Wellard Physiotherapy has skilled and motivated Physiotherapists to provide the highest quality service to you
JOHN KLAUZ CO-PRACTICE PRINCIPAL BSC. (PHYSIOTHERAPY), GRAD CERT (SBGM) APAM
John has been practising physiotherapy for 14 years. Prior to joining the Kwinana Physiotherapy team he spent three years working at Mercy Hospital.
He has special interests in the treatment of knee injuries, as well as extensive experience in post-operative rehabilitation. He has vast experience in fibreglass casting and making custom thermoplastic splints to help manage many different types of upper-limb and lower-limb fractures, tendon and nerve issues.
John has worked with a number of elite athletes over the years, looking after the Pacific regional Crossfit team who represented Australia and the Pacific at the World Crossfit Games in 2017. He is also currently the WA-based physiotherapist for the Dandenong Rangers in the WNBL.
John has also lectured for Sports Medicine Australia and is an ex-elite distance runner. In his spare time he enjoys swimming and spending time with his 2 young children.
ADAM BEAVIS CO-PRACTICE PRINCIPAL BSC. (PHYSIOTHERAPY), GRAD CERT (SBGM)
Adam is the Co-Practice Principal at Wellard Physiotherapy, working at Kwinana, Aubin Grove and Wellard Physiotherapy.
He graduated from Curtin University in 2004 and has over 14 years of experience in private practice.
Adam has extensive experience in treating all manner of musculoskeletal injuries, but has a particular interest in shoulder injuries, back and neck pain as well as exercise rehabilitation.
Adam has lectured for Sports Medicine Australia on several occasions and runs the new graduate clinical education program for Accelerate Health physiotherapists, a network of over 15 practices around Perth.
In his spare time Adam enjoys surfing and basketball.
KAROLINE FURLINGER BSC. (PHYSIOTHERAPY) APAM
Karoline is originally from Austria but now calls Perth home. She completed her physiotherapy training in both Austria and Australia and has over a decade of experience practicing around the world including throughout Europe, New Caledonia and Australia.
Karoline has special interests in managing spinal injuries, and people who suffer with chronic pain.
Karoline is fluent in English, French and German.
In her spare time Karoline enjoys rock climbing and riding motorbikes.
ERIN DIAMOND BSC. (PHYSIOTHERAPY) BSC. (SPORTS SCIENCE) APAM
Erin has a wealth of experience treating sporting and exercise related injuries. She is currently studying her Masters Degree in Sports Physiotherapy to further enhance her already well rounded skills in this area.
She has a wealth of experience in strength and conditioning completing her degree in Sports Science, prior to her Physiotherapy degree.
Erin is the current physiotherapist for the Perth Heat and frequently travels with the team. She was part of the physiotherapy team at East Perth Football Club until the end of the 2017 season, looking after their Colts program.
This experience in managing these elite teenaged footballers developed into her special interest managing adolescent athletes in addition to her clinical work and studying commitments.
CLAIRE KENNEDY BSC. (PHYSIOTHERAPY), APAM
Claire graduated from Curtin University in 2015. She has a special interest in Women’s Health and currently possesses post-graduate qualifications in the field including the Women’s Health Training Associates Women’s Health Physiotherapy Course and the APA Level 1 Women’s Health Course. She is also currently studying a Professional Certificate in Conservative Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse (University of South Australia).
Claire is able to treat a wide variety of Women’s Health conditions including urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and pre/post-natal related back and pelvic pain. Claire also treats other musculoskeletal conditions, and has a special interest in knee injuries, having rehabilitated two ACL injuries of her own! In her spare time Claire enjoys netball, basketball and swimming.
BRENDA DIXON: RECEPTION
Brenda was born and raised in the Kwinana area, and is passionate about delivering the best services to its residents.
In her free time Brenda loves to travel and spend time with her grandchildren.
MARG SMITH: RECEPTION
BILI LAZAREVIC: RECEPTION
Bili joined our team in 2017 but has two decades plus of medical administration experience.
We consider ourselves very lucky to have her as part of our team given her wide ranging skill set.
Bili is fluent in English and Bosnian. In her spare time Bili enjoys spending time with her family.
EMILY SCHOFIELD: RECEPTION