@ Netcare Waterfall City

Keeping you in the game

Melissa Symons

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy (Tuks)

Melissa graduated from The University of Pretoria with a Bachelor (Honours) in Physiotherapy. Her postgraduate training has included dry needling, fascial taping and lower limb biomechanical management. She is currently studying toward her SPT Level 1 qualification.

 Her love for sport and passion for helping people encouraged her to pursue a career in Physiotherapy. Melissa is a hockey and squash player and therefore understands the importance of effective rehabilitation to return to sport at full potential without the fear of re-injury.

Melissa has worked with hockey teams, marathon runners and CrossFit athletes, and she believes in the importance of correct training techniques and conditioning protocols

 Melissa has a special interest in lower limb biomechanics and a passion for end stage rehabilitation, ensuring safe return to optimal performance in physical activity, exercise and sport.