Our Team

Emma Wilson
Owner & Senior Physiotherapist
BPhty  PG Cert Rehab  MNZSP  

Emma founded Leeston Physiotherapy.  She specializes in bio-mechanics and running technique analysis but enjoys a challenge with complex cases. She enjoys running, cycling, kayaking and netball.  She is keen to get you back on the sport field as soon as possible and is happy to discuss any training plans for events too.

 

 

Paul Thorne
Senior Physiotherapist
BSc Hons Physiotherapy MNZSP

Paul Thorne lives in Christchurch. Paul comes with lots of experience in NZ and in the UK; from work in the hospital system. Paul treats a wide range of conditions including post op and post fracture as well as all musculo-skeletal conditions.  Paul enjoys cycling, mountain biking and running. He can often be found racing in the local Canterbury cycling club races.

 

Lesley Coffey
Senior Physiotherapist
BSc Hons Physiotherapy MNZSP 

Lesley Coffey lives in Ashburton.  Lesley is from Northern Ireland and comes with lots of experience in NZ working with musculoskeletal injuries and gym rehabilitation. Lesley has a passion for Pilates, biomechanics and a special interest in Women's Health. She enjoys dance fitness and walking with her dogs.  Lesley is in the clinic one day a month.

 

 

Sharyn Sheat
Receptionist

Sharyn is one of the receptionists and will be there to greet you at the Reception desk usually in the afternoons. She is also the mother of three adult boys.

 

 

Jo Maddren
Receptionist

Jo is the other receptionist and will be there to greet you at the Reception desk usually in the mornings. She is also the mother of two young kids.