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CLAIRE BROWN




Claire Brown

B.Phty, APAM

Physiotherapist

Clinic: Bondi Junction
E: clairebrown@physiofitness.com.au


Claire is a NSW registered Physiotherapist born and raised in Sydney. She has spent the last two years working in Hong Kong in private practice, focusing on everyday musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. Claire has also spent two seasons as the Rugby Union Team Physiotherapist to the Hong Kong Football Club, working with a diverse range of professional and amateur athletes. Claire has a strong interest in sports related injuries and rehabilitation and working with individuals right from the point of injury to returning to play and preventative interventions. She is passionate about finding the balance between hands on manual therapy as well as exercise related rehabilitation. Claire is a certified DMA Clinical Pilates clinician, a registered Physiotherapist in Australia and in Hong Kong and a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association. Claire loves playing many sports and has played a range of sports at a variety of different representative levels, most notably playing cricket for NSW in representative junior and development teams. She also enjoys weight training in the gym and on her spare weekends hiking in the Blue Mountains.

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

After graduating from the Australian Catholic University, Claire started her career working as a Physiotherapist at North Shore Private Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital and Mt Wilga Private Rehabilitation Hospital. During this time she had with a particular focus on acute and sub-acute rehabilitation post-operatively for various orthopaedic and cardiothoracic surgical procedures. Claire shifted her focus towards private practice when she moved to Hong Kong and has developed a special interest in sports related injuries. Claire has completed her DMA Clinical Pilates Course and Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport Level 2 course. She has been club and Team Physiotherapist for the Rugby Union Section at HKFC for the 2017-2019 seasons. Claire has also been Team Physiotherapist for the Hong Kong Island United Cricket team at the 2018 T20 Blitz Tournament, Team Physio for the Switzerland national team at the Indoor Hockey Masters World Cup in 2019 and Physiotherapist at the GFI HKFC Rugby 10s 2019.

SPECIALTIES AND INTERESTS

 Sports related injuries
 ACL reconstruction surgery rehabilitation
 Neck and shoulder pain
 Exercise rehabilitation
 Clinical Pilates exercises and rehabilitation
 Manual therapy
 Rigid and Kinesio Taping
 Knee and ankle post-surgical rehabilitation