Andrew Mitchell

Head Physiotherapist
Andrew Mitchell

B.App.Sci (Physiotherapy)

Grad. Dip. Manipulative Physiotherapy

Andrew is the practice principal. He comes from a proud family of physiotherapists with father, brother and cousins all in the profession. It was an easy decision to follow in his father’s footsteps being of one of Melbourne’s first private practice physiotherapist practitioners. Andrew completed his physiotherapy degree in 1988, worked at St. Vincent’s Hospital then completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Manipulative Physiotherapy specializing in the treatment of injuries and disorders of the spine (i.e. low back, neck pain, headaches, neural pain such as sciatica) in 1991.

He completed his training in Clinical Pilates through Dance Medicine Australia in 2001. He has worked with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in clinical Pilates training. Andrew has been involved in corporate health providing numerous seminars to both industry (Ford Australia) and business seminars (NBA, ANZ, Interstar Securities) especially in relation to providing safe, ergonomic workplaces.

Andrew has been involved in all levels of sport from treating world and state champions in sports as distinct as Table Tennis to Lacrosse. He was particularly involved with AFL Football at an amateur level with seniors (Old Melburnians Football Club) and juniors (Prahran Football Club).

He taught Melbourne University Physiotherapy students and this experience is clearly seen with his provision of a clear understanding of your injury, treatment and preventative program.

Andrew has written several articles for various magazines including Your Garden Magazine and been interviewed on 3AW, ABC Radio and 3MP regarding his booklet 10 Tips for Healthy Gardening.