About us

A clinic that cares!

A locally owned physiotherapy clinic in Port Augusta dedicated to meeting all your health and well being needs. We pride ourselves on forming trusted treatment partnerships with all patients young and old. Providing current physiotherapeutic techniques and treatments in a safe, comfortable and friendly environment. We listen to what you want and work on towards achieving your goals together, whether it is a decrease in pain, improved function or returning to sport or another activity. We take the time to explain your diagnosis and develop a treatment plan that works.

We are committed to enabling access to quality service for people in regional areas and offer expertise in a variety of areas. Check out our services page for more information

HICAPS is available for on the spot claiming. We accept all Chronic Disease Management Plans (Medicare), Return to Work SA, NDIS, DVA and specialist referrals.

Meet Our Staff

Always delivering more than what's expected

Libby Harrison

Principle Physiotherapist

Libby was born and raised in Port Augusta undertaking her schooling at Caritas College. In 2012 Libby Graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy. Keen to ensure she is delivering the best quality of care, Libby went on to further her education by completing a Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy from LaTrobe University in 2017

Since graduating Libby has worked in both Australia and the United Kingdom developing her skills in paediatrics, sports and musculoskeletal outpatients. Libby has a keen interest in chronic pain management and improving function for those limited by pain or disability. Libby is devoted to delivering quality physiotherapy care to those in regional Australia.

Personal Interests – Basketball

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy, University of South Australia 2012.
  • Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy, LaTrobe University 2017.
  • Owner and Principle Physiotherapist at Westside Physiotherapy.
  • Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
  • Member of Sports Medicine Australia.
  • Northern Ballet Touring Physiotherapist 2015.
  • U16 and U18 South Australian Country Basketball Physiotherapist 2016-2018.
  • Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Athletes Village Physiotherapist 2018.

Orla Timmins

Physiotherapist

Born and raised in Ireland, Orla come to Australia in 2010 after she graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a first class honours degree. Since then she has worked in Port Augusta, Whyalla and Adelaide based rehabilitation hospitals. She has just come back to Port Augusta having finished working in a private physiotherapy clinic in the Adelaide Hills.

Orla has recently completed a 12 month certificate in Pilates Rehabilitation through Polestar Pilates. As an avid runner she has a special interest in running related injuries. With her background in rehab she also enjoys getting people back on their feet post surgery or illness.

Personal Interests – Running

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy 2010.
  • Dry Needling certificate.
  • Certificate in rehabilitation Polestar Pilates.
  • Australian Physiotherapy Association member.

Danielle Zubrinich

Practice Manager

Dani joined our team in February 2017 and since then has ensured that Westside Physiotherapy runs like a well-oiled machine. Dani has bought a wealth of experience to this role and over the past years has developed the physiotherapy knowledge to answer all your questions. An expert in organisation she can support you in the management of referrals, appointments and payment.

Personal Interests – Surfing and Netball

Lily Fullerton

Receptionist

After school receptionist Lily joined our team in May 2018. Lily fits in well to the high paced clinic with her keen interest in sports. Give Lily a call to book an appointment or chat to her about your physiotherapy needs.

Personal Interests – Netball

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