Our Team

 

Emma Wilson
Owner & Senior Physiotherapist
BPhty MNZSP MNZSOP 

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 MNZSOP

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.

 

Mary Murdoch
Senior Physiotherapist

Senior Physiotherapist Dip.Physio, Dip of Manipulative Therapy. Mary is a highly qualified Physiotherapist. She has Diplomas in Physiotherapy and Manipulative Therapy. She has also completed post graduate training in Acupuncture and Vocational Rehabilitation. There's not a lot Mary doesn't know! She has many skills and tricks to get you back to your activity as soon as possible and help you with any complaints. Mary is a bubbly, delightful lady who really enjoys working with clients getting them to their best. In Mary's spare time she enjoys being in Twizel and spending time with her family

 

 

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.