Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Member Australia Physiotherapy Association (MAPA)
After completing a Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours from the University of Queensland, Zac came on board with Praxis with a love of Physio, especially the Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy realm. So much so, Zac is currently undertaking his Sports Masters at UQ.
Zac invests himself into each patient with high levels of clinical reasoning, to provide an accurate diagnosis and effective treatment. He prides himself in his belief that no patient is too hard and that he has the ability to positively effect every patient he sees.
Zac is currently linked to several high level sporting teams, as the Head Physiotherapist and Strength & Conditioning Coach for the Brisbane North Cougars Netball Club, as well as the Head Physiotherapist for the Bayside Ravens Gridiron Club and QLD Mens Gridiron Team.
As well as Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Zac is also an experienced rehabilitation consultant. He provides high level occupational rehabilitation services for work related injuries, guiding patients through their return to work process, ensuring an appropriate work setup and environment, and ensures injury prevention for the future.
Over the years, Zac has played high levels of Australian Football, Basketball and Volleyball, as well as enjoying his track and field hay-day throughout school. Zac has previously represented the Aspley Hornets AFC in semi-professional AFL, as well as filling in with the Brisbane Lions reserves on several occasions. Zac’s background in high level sport gives him the unique experience to educate athletes of all ages on how to achieve their best in their chosen field as well as preparing their body prevent and recover from injury.
Zac also loves his mixed social netball, and understands that not everyone was destined to be an elite athlete, but everyone can be a weekend warrior. Zac is here to fix your battle scars!