ABOUT

STAFF

    Zhen (Zane) Ma Chief Executive Officer (Chiropractor)

    Zane is the CEO of Fort Healthcare.

    Qualification

    Zane graduated from his Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2006 and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008

    Expereince

    Zane undertook further study under renowned Chinese doctor, Dr En Kun Chong in Kogarah. Under Dr Chong’s tutelage, Zane developed a method that combined the principles of Chinese Medicine and Chiropractic to help the patient achieve longer lasting results with minimal discomfort.

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    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in treating and rehabilitating lower back conditions (acute and chronic) such as sciatica, disc injury or herniations and its effect on surrounding musculature.

    Zane’s main hobbies are golf and functional training. His knowledge of the human body allows him to understand and express the body movements required to help with his golf swing which unfortunately is constantly under maintenance.

    His main clinical interest are golf injuries and training the muscles needed for a more effective swing.

    Location

    Zane is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Burwood and Fort Healthcare Hurstville.

    Peter Luan - Chief Operating Officer (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Peter graduated from his Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2006 and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008.

    Experience

    Peter’s focus is on sports injury, biomechanical deficiencies, chronic postural imbalances and shoulder conditions such as frozen shoulder and impingement. He has extensive experience dealing with injuries arising from basketball, dancing, volleyball, weightlifting and running. Peter also has over ten years worth of remedial massage and soft tissue manipulation experience in addition to his chiropractic skills.

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    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Having recovered from a number of injuries over the years (including two ACL operations), Peter understands the importance of finding the source of the problem and correcting the issue with a combination of manual therapy and exercise prescription to correct faulty biomechanics. Peter is seeking to continually push the boundaries of his body to allow for a greater understanding of movement and human body. He has continued to improve in old hobbies such as basketball and weightlifting while learning new skills such as parkour, gymnastics and sailing.

    Location

    Peter practises at Fort Healthcare Chatswood and Fort Healthcare Hurstville

    Additional Courses:

    • Bachelor of Chiropractic Science, Macquarie University
    • Masters of Chiropractic, Macquarie University
    • Diploma of Remedial Massage
    • Certificate in Rock Tape
    • Certificate in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Level 1
    • Soft Tissue Injury Management, NSW Workers Compensation

    Raymond Lo (Physiotherapist)

    Raymond is the Practice Manager of Fort Healthcare Sydney.

    Qualification

    Raymond attended the University of Sydney where he successfully completed his Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy). He further advanced his knowledge by completing a Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety Management at Curtin University in 2015.

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    Experience

    Raymond has worked for public hospitals and private practices from which he has developed his specialization within back and neck pain. He is passionate about postural correction and workplace ergonomics.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.

    Special Interest

    Raymond uses a “hands-on” manual approach, combined with functional rehabilitation to provide short and long-term relief of symptoms. Raymond’s cultural experiences has given him fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. It also gave him a desire to see Western and Eastern medicines combined. Raymond is highly qualified and he is also trained in acupuncture and dry needling, and uses this as an adjunct to normal physiotherapy treatment.

    Location

    Raymond is a physiotherapist at Fort Healthcare presents Active Health Sydney.

    Additional Courses

    • Graduate Certificate Occupational Health and Safety Management, Curtin University
    • Clinical Educator, University of Sydney
    • Internationally Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (Level 1, 2 & 3 – advanced training)
    • Occupational Health Physiotherapy Level 1, Australian Physiotherapy Association
    • Functional Acupuncture, Australian Physiotherapy Association
    • McKenzie Therapy (back and neck conditions)
    • Muscle Energy Technique (pelvic & sacral conditions)
    • Advanced Assessment and Management of Whiplash, Motor Accident Authority
    • Soft Tissue Injury Management, NSW Workers Compensation

    Royce Chen (Physiotherapist)

    Royce is the Practice Manager at Fort Healthcare Rhodes.

    Qualification

    Royce completed his studies in physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, where he gained a wide variety of work experience in both the public and the private sector.

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    Experience

    Whilst completing his studies, he volunteered and worked in multiple private clinics and gained a broader knowledge of the healthcare industry. He is passionate about biomechanical analysis and understanding the underlying postural issues and muscular imbalances that lead to a wide variety of injuries and chronic issues. Royce believes that most people suffer from too many postural issues, and is a big believer in working together with his patients to come up with strategies to implement better positions and movements into their daily lives and routines.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Having played many sports in the past and having dealt with his fair share of injuries, Royce now continues to spend his spare time at the gym, where he studies movements and exercises that are both effective and safe, implementing this into his clinical practice. Royce is a keen powerlifter himself, with a current combined total of 500kg. He has plans to compete in a powerlifting competition if his busy schedule permits. He has a keen interest in sporting injuries, and works together with the sporting population to not only rehabilitate their injury but make them stronger and better than before. Royce practices at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Fort Healthcare Burwood, and Fort Healthcare Hurstville.

    Location

    Royce is practising at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Burwood, and Hurstville.

    Adrian Wong (Physiotherapist)

    Qualification

    Adrian Wong completed his Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) at the University of Sydney.

    Experience

    Adrian believes in the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and mind especially in chronic pain, and hopes to inspire and assist others back to full health.

    He is highly motivated in providing patient centred care in his sessions and has a keen interest in treating musculoskeletal pain and injuries, particularly those of the back, neck and shoulder.

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    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and has Mandarin speaking skills.

    Special Interest

    Adrian handles a lot of patients who were injured at work or were involved in accidents. These conditions are often complex and will often affect not only the physical state but mentally as well. He provides a clear treatment and management plan to help the patient return to their optimal state. He has 2 years of experience in aged care and is keen to continue to help the elderly to stay mobile.

    Location

    Adrian is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Hurstville and Burwood.

    Allen Liu (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Allen has completed a Bachelor of Science and Technology (Physiology) at the University of Sydney in 2012. He then went on to complete both a Graduate Diploma of Chiropractic Science and Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie university in 2013 and 2015 respectively.

    Experience

    Allen has a strong interest in musculoskeletal system and rehabilitation after spending a year volunteering the Discipline of Anatomy and histology at The University of Sydney. He then was passionate about the human body and decided to do further studies.

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    Special Interests

    AllenHaving spinal surgery performed in 2008 due to a severe scoliosis, Allen understands the importance of a healthy spine and the impact it can have. Through his studies and learning from personal experience, he believes posture plays an important role in body function and wishes to share his knowledge to deliver the best treatment to his patients. He believes active care and exercise essential in maintaining overall body function and health.

    He trains regularly in the gym to maintain fit and exercise to help keep his body functioning at his best. Being a health conscious practitioner, Allen is keen and determined to educate patients on not only exercises, but also prevention of injuries. Allen has plans to volunteer to use his skills to help disadvantaged communities in Vietnam in 2018.

    Languages

    Allen is fluent in Mandarin.

    Location

    Allen practises at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Fort Healthcare Hurstville and Fort Healthcare Burwood.

    Selina Cai (TCM)

    Selina is the Fort Healthcare Integrative and Period Pain co-ordinator.

    Qualification

    Selina is an accredited TCM practitioner. She graduated from one of the most famous professional Universities of Chinese Medicine - The TianJin university of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She acquired her Bachelor and Masters degrees after 7 years of professional education.

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    Languages

    Selina is fluent in Mandarin.

    Experience

    She has ten years of experience and has also practiced TCM in other countries - Malaysia, Indonesia and South Africa. Her hobbies are bushwalking, music and fitness.

    Special Interests:

    Her specialties are pain management, digestive diseases and menstruation problems. She is the coordinator for the Integrative Program which aims to integrate aspects of TCM and allied health together.

    Location

    Selina practises at Fort Healthcare Burwood, Hurstville and Rhodes.

    William Zhang (TCM)

    William specialty focuses on Chronic musculoskeletal disorders of more than 10 years. Particularly rich of experience in treating variety of Arthritis, Cervical disorders, Frozen shoulder and Lumbar disc protrusion. He has treated a variety of disorders in Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, General Military Hospital of Beijing and Tianjin Northgate Orthopedic Hospital. His hobbies include fishing, hiking and soccer.

    Qualifications

    • Accredited Chinese medicine practitioner and Acupuncturist (Majoring in TCM orthopaedics
    • TCM ReBalance Administrator
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    Experience

    He has treated a variety of disorders in Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, General Military Hospital of Beijing and Tianjin Northgate Orthopedic Hospital. He has practiced TCM around the world in South Africa and Indonesia.

    Special Interest

    William focuses on chronic musculoskeletal disorders. He has significant results treating a variety of arthritis, cervical disorders, frozen shoulder and lumbar disc protrusion. His hobbies include fishing, hiking and soccer.

    Location

    William practices at Fort Healthcare Sydney.

    Kelly Xiao (Podiatrist)

    Kelly is very fortunate to have extensive experience in different podiatric settings in the Aboriginal and metropolitan communities, Australian and overseas hospitals, private and University clinics and has dealt with an array of clientele in all aspects of Podiatry.

    Kelly has a specific interest in the biomechanics of the lower limb and foot. She is also skilled in assessment and treatment of diabetic and elderly patients. During her time overseas, she worked in post amputation care and in the management of high risk foot ulcers.

    Kelly understands the importance of building a good relationship with patients, colleagues and other health practitioners by communicating with them effectively with a professional and friendly manner. Kelly speaks both English and Mandarin Chinese .

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    Experience

    • Previous trained at Singapore General Hospital, Queens Elizabeth Hospital and Adelaide Royal Hospital

    Qualifications:

    • Full Registration as a Podiatrist, Podiatry Board of Australia (Current)
    • Bachelor of Podiatry 2014 (University of South Australia)

    Areas of interests

    • Sports injury
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nails treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic
    • Orthotics therapy
    • Sports shoes education and selection

    Rachel Lee (Speech Pathologist)

    Rachel is a certified and experienced speech pathologist and has a passion to see children and adults communicate to the best of their ability. She is known for her warm and friendly manner and goes the extra mile for her clients with the aim of achieving meaningful change in everyday life. Rachel has a particular interest in voice disorders; she is an experienced voice therapist with specialised training and expertise in the assessment and treatment of voice difficulties.

    Qualification

    Rachel completed a Bachelor of Speech Pathology at The University of Sydney. She also conducted research investigating voice behaviours and techniques for which she was awarded first class honors at the University of Sydney. She is a full practicing member of member of Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) and the Australian Voice Association (AVA).

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    Special Interest

    Rachel has an extensive background as a vocal coach and singing teacher with both children and adults for over 10 years. This includes assisting singers, actors, broadcasters, teachers and other professional voice users to improve and maximise their vocal quality. This can also involve remediating the voice for transitioning sustainably to a full vocal load in the workplace or fulfilling performance schedule demands. Rachel can also assist with accent modification training for non-native English speakers wishing to improve the clarity and intelligibility of their speech.

    Experience

    • Speech
    • Language
    • Voice
    • Stuttering
    • Accent Modification
    • Pragmatics/Social Skills
    • Pre-literacy and Literacy Skills
    • Developmental Delays

    Victoria Lee (Dietitian)

    Victoria is a passionate lover of good food and different cuisines. She has had working experience in the food industries with companies such as Nestle and Pfizer Nutrition. She has has a special interest in management of Diabetes and insulin resistance, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and food intolerance. She can also prescribe dietary advice for other chronic illness such as cardiovascular disease, liver health, women’s health (PCOS), obesity etc.

    Qualification

    • Bsc. (Food Sci & Nut), M. (Diet)
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist

    Yen Yen Ku (Dietitian)

    Yen Yen has been a dietitian for over ten years. She has worked in many areas in the different hospitals in National University Hospital, Singapore , Bowral hospital and Liverpool hospital in Sydney as well as a food technologist in a Malayan flour mill. She specializes in diabetes (type I, type II and gestational diabetes, with insulin and insulin pump), hyperlipidemia and other cardiovascular diseases, weight management, geriatrics (constipation, malnutrition, arthritis, osteoporosis), pregnancy and maternity, gall stones, acid reflux, IBS and other gastro-intestinal diseases, anaemia, cancer (post-surgery, chemotherapy or radiotherapy), paediatric failure to thrive, acute renal failure and chronic renal failure, etc. Yen Yen believes her patience is her most invaluable asset to attending her patient and strongly believes in educating the community.

    Qualification

    • Bachelor of Science (Food Science and Technology)
    • Master of Nutrition and Dietetic (USYD)
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist

    Sherry Guo (Dietitian)

    Sherry aims to deliver the latest nutritional information to the public. Her long-term goal is to coach people to recover from age related diseases with the proper nutrition, appropriate treatment and a positive mindset. Sherry has been actively providing nutritional education to the public both online and offline. People should have good health, energy and vitality.

    Qualification

    Sherry graduated with a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Sydney. She is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and is registered as a member of Dietitian Association of Australia.

    Special Interest

    She has worked as private practice dietitian and has a special interest in Aged Care, Bowel’s health, Cardiac health, Diabetes, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pregnancy, and Weight Management.

    Ira Thapa (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Ira graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2013 and completed a Masters of Chiropractic in 2016.

    Experience

    Ira uses a combination of soft tissue work and manual therapy to provide immediate relief. She values techniques that provide long term relief and improvement in posture and function. She is continuing to learn new treatment methods to provide the best care possible. Her interests are reading, crafting and rollerblading.

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    Special Interest

    She has an interest in working with patients with chronic postural imbalances as well as neck pain and headache sufferers. She also has an interest in working with her patients in maintaining good pelvic health during pregnancy.

    Languages

    She is fluent in Nepali and Hindi.

    Location

    She is practising at Fort Healthcare presents Active Health Sydney.

    Michael Cheung (Psychologist)

    Michael is a Psychologist with extensive experience working with adolescents, families and adults who are experiencing emotional, social, behavioural and mental health difficulties. His clients describe him as insightful, approachable and compassionate.

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    Qualification

    • Psychologist - BSc (Psych), GradDipPsych, BPsychSc(Hons), DipPsychPractice
    • Bachelor of Science (Psychology), University of Sydney
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist
    • Graduate Diploma of Psychology, Bond University
    • Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), Australian College of Applied Psychology
    • Diploma of Psychological Practice, College of Professional Psychology

    Experience

    Michael has worked in a wide range of settings including private,public, research and community i.e. beyondblue, lifeline support services, headspace, disability services, Universities, the Department of Health and Quitline.Having spent much of his life overseas he has a culturally sensitive therapeutic approach. He also enjoys working with clients across the lifespan; from young adolescents to geriatrics. Michael has particular expertise in the assessment and treatment of adolescents with emotional difficulties.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Michael works collaboratively with his clients to reach their treatment goals by providing individualised support, utilising psychometrics and evidence-based therapies. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness. His clinical interventions encompass the mind-body connection and compassion for self and others. Michael is passionate about helping clients achieve positive change in their lives, build resilience and foster stronger relationships.

    Location

    Michael is practising at Fort Healthcare Sydney, Chatswood, Burwood and Rhodes.

    Kevin Miao (Podiatrist)

    Qualification

    Kevin is a fully qualified Chinese Medicine practitioner as well as a licensed Podiatrist. He has a Bachelor of Podiatry (University of South Australia).

    He has previously trained at Gosford Hospital, Campsie Hospital, Wyong Hospital and various private podiatry clinics including general foot care and sports podiatry.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

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    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in

    • Sports injury and orthotics therapy
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nail treatment
    • Fungal nail treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic
    • Acupuncture
    • Chinese Herbal Medicine

    Location

    Kevin is consulting from Fort Healthcare Burwood, Chatswood and Rhodes.

    Hailey Ho (Physiotherapist)

    Qualifications

    Hailey completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) at the University of Sydney. She is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Experience

    She is experienced working in a variety of settings, including aged care, community and rehabilitation. She is keen on providing patient-centered treatments for different kinds of musculoskeletal conditions. Not only emphasizes on exercise based rehabilitation, she also teaches strategies for patients to achieve independence and to maximize their quality of life.  

    Languages

    She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Chaeyung Cho (Podiatrist)

    Qualification

    • Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric Practice, La Trobe University
    • Bachelor of Sports Medicine, Kyung Hee University in South Korea
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    Languages

    He is fluent in Korean.

    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in

    • Sports injury and orthotics therapy
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nail treatment
    • Fungal nail treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic

    Experience

    He has treated a variety of disorders in Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, General Military Hospital of Beijing and Tianjin Northgate Orthopedic Hospital. He has practiced TCM around the world in South Africa and Indonesia.

    Location

    Cho practices at Fort Healthcare Burwood, Hurstville, Chatswood and Rhodes.

    Faisal Khan (Exercise Physiologist)

    Qualification

    Faisal completed his Bachelor of Exercise & Sport Science at the University of Sydney and then after practising with elite athletes and the general population, he went on to further pursue his passion and completed his Masters in Exercise Physiology. He now practices as an Exercise Physiologist, Sport Scientist & Personal Trainer.

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    Experience

    After completing his studies, Faisal worked with the Sydney Roosters as a Sport Scientist as well as working with the University of Sydney as a Research Assistant. He then began to work with the general population in clinics and gyms as an Exercise Physiologist and gained years of experience. He is passionate about holistic health to enhance your overall health and wellbeing, but specifically he enjoys musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Faisal believes in providing guidance and support to his clients to empower them to become the best version of themselves - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.

    Languages

    He is fluent in English, Punjabi, Urdu & Hindi.

    Special Interest

    Faisal played Soccer at an elite level and dealt with a serious injury that changed his career course. He has successfully rehabilitated and managed his own injury and feels stronger than ever. This lead to him to his career that allows him to help people with scientifically proven methods of exercise. He continues to play amateur soccer and enjoys all forms of sports. He loves food, escape rooms, and travel.

    Location

    Faisal is practising at Fort Healthcare Rhodes.

    Kavan Chen (Exercise Physiologist)

    Qualification

    Kavan graduated from his Bachelor of Applied Science: Exercise Physiology (University of Sydney) and is currently undertaking a Masters in Physiotherapy. and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008

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    Experience

    Kavan is skilled in strength and conditioning programming, as well as sports specific training. He gravitates toward musculoskeletal conditions, but has experience with other populations such as: disability (mobility & cognitive), cardiac (heart), pulmonary/respiratory (lung) and mental health. He has worked in various gyms, colleges and community centers around Sydney.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese

    Special Interest

    Exercise Physiology is individualized and client-centred; meaning assessments and outcomes are focused on bio-medical impairments as well as what the client perceives to be the main issues.

    He has a special interest in the follow areas:

    • Disability
    • Sports Injury
    • Rehabilitation (Musculoskeletal and Neurological)
    • Weight loss
    • Strength and Conditioning
    • Hydrotherapy
    • Chronic disease management

    Location

    Kavan is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Hurstville.

    Zhen (Zane) Ma Chief Executive Officer (Chiropractor)

    Zane is the CEO of Fort Healthcare.

    Qualification

    Zane graduated from his Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2006 and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008

    Expereince

    Zane undertook further study under renowned Chinese doctor, Dr En Kun Chong in Kogarah. Under Dr Chong’s tutelage, Zane developed a method that combined the principles of Chinese Medicine and Chiropractic to help the patient achieve longer lasting results with minimal discomfort.

    Read more

    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in treating and rehabilitating lower back conditions (acute and chronic) such as sciatica, disc injury or herniations and its effect on surrounding musculature.

    Zane’s main hobbies are golf and functional training. His knowledge of the human body allows him to understand and express the body movements required to help with his golf swing which unfortunately is constantly under maintenance.

    His main clinical interest are golf injuries and training the muscles needed for a more effective swing.

    Location

    Zane is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Burwood and Fort Healthcare Hurstville.

    Peter Luan - Chief Operating Officer (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Peter graduated from his Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2006 and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008.

    Experience

    Peter’s focus is on sports injury, biomechanical deficiencies, chronic postural imbalances and shoulder conditions such as frozen shoulder and impingement. He has extensive experience dealing with injuries arising from basketball, dancing, volleyball, weightlifting and running. Peter also has over ten years worth of remedial massage and soft tissue manipulation experience in addition to his chiropractic skills.

    Read more

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Having recovered from a number of injuries over the years (including two ACL operations), Peter understands the importance of finding the source of the problem and correcting the issue with a combination of manual therapy and exercise prescription to correct faulty biomechanics. Peter is seeking to continually push the boundaries of his body to allow for a greater understanding of movement and human body. He has continued to improve in old hobbies such as basketball and weightlifting while learning new skills such as parkour, gymnastics and sailing.

    Location

    Peter practises at Fort Healthcare Chatswood and Fort Healthcare Hurstville

    Additional Courses:

    • Bachelor of Chiropractic Science, Macquarie University
    • Masters of Chiropractic, Macquarie University
    • Diploma of Remedial Massage
    • Certificate in Rock Tape
    • Certificate in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Level 1
    • Soft Tissue Injury Management, NSW Workers Compensation

    Raymond Lo (Physiotherapist)

    Raymond is the Practice Manager of Fort Healthcare Sydney.

    Qualification

    Raymond attended the University of Sydney where he successfully completed his Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy). He further advanced his knowledge by completing a Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety Management at Curtin University in 2015.

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    Experience

    Raymond has worked for public hospitals and private practices from which he has developed his specialization within back and neck pain. He is passionate about postural correction and workplace ergonomics.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.

    Special Interest

    Raymond uses a “hands-on” manual approach, combined with functional rehabilitation to provide short and long-term relief of symptoms. Raymond’s cultural experiences has given him fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. It also gave him a desire to see Western and Eastern medicines combined. Raymond is highly qualified and he is also trained in acupuncture and dry needling, and uses this as an adjunct to normal physiotherapy treatment.

    Location

    Raymond is a physiotherapist at Fort Healthcare presents Active Health Sydney.

    Additional Courses

    • Graduate Certificate Occupational Health and Safety Management, Curtin University
    • Clinical Educator, University of Sydney
    • Internationally Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (Level 1, 2 & 3 – advanced training)
    • Occupational Health Physiotherapy Level 1, Australian Physiotherapy Association
    • Functional Acupuncture, Australian Physiotherapy Association
    • McKenzie Therapy (back and neck conditions)
    • Muscle Energy Technique (pelvic & sacral conditions)
    • Advanced Assessment and Management of Whiplash, Motor Accident Authority
    • Soft Tissue Injury Management, NSW Workers Compensation

    Royce Chen (Physiotherapist)

    Royce is the Practice Manager at Fort Healthcare Rhodes.

    Qualification

    Royce completed his studies in physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, where he gained a wide variety of work experience in both the public and the private sector.

    Read more

    Experience

    Whilst completing his studies, he volunteered and worked in multiple private clinics and gained a broader knowledge of the healthcare industry. He is passionate about biomechanical analysis and understanding the underlying postural issues and muscular imbalances that lead to a wide variety of injuries and chronic issues. Royce believes that most people suffer from too many postural issues, and is a big believer in working together with his patients to come up with strategies to implement better positions and movements into their daily lives and routines.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Having played many sports in the past and having dealt with his fair share of injuries, Royce now continues to spend his spare time at the gym, where he studies movements and exercises that are both effective and safe, implementing this into his clinical practice. Royce is a keen powerlifter himself, with a current combined total of 500kg. He has plans to compete in a powerlifting competition if his busy schedule permits. He has a keen interest in sporting injuries, and works together with the sporting population to not only rehabilitate their injury but make them stronger and better than before. Royce practices at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Fort Healthcare Burwood, and Fort Healthcare Hurstville.

    Location

    Royce is practising at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Burwood, and Hurstville.

    Adrian Wong (Physiotherapist)

    Qualification

    Adrian Wong completed his Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) at the University of Sydney.

    Experience

    Adrian believes in the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and mind especially in chronic pain, and hopes to inspire and assist others back to full health.

    He is highly motivated in providing patient centred care in his sessions and has a keen interest in treating musculoskeletal pain and injuries, particularly those of the back, neck and shoulder.

    Read more

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and has Mandarin speaking skills.

    Special Interest

    Adrian handles a lot of patients who were injured at work or were involved in accidents. These conditions are often complex and will often affect not only the physical state but mentally as well. He provides a clear treatment and management plan to help the patient return to their optimal state. He has 2 years of experience in aged care and is keen to continue to help the elderly to stay mobile.

    Location

    Adrian is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Hurstville and Burwood.

    Allen Liu (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Allen has completed a Bachelor of Science and Technology (Physiology) at the University of Sydney in 2012. He then went on to complete both a Graduate Diploma of Chiropractic Science and Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie university in 2013 and 2015 respectively.

    Experience

    Allen has a strong interest in musculoskeletal system and rehabilitation after spending a year volunteering the Discipline of Anatomy and histology at The University of Sydney. He then was passionate about the human body and decided to do further studies.

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    Special Interests

    Allen having spinal surgery performed in 2008 due to a severe scoliosis, Allen understands the importance of a healthy spine and the impact it can have. Through his studies and learning from personal experience, he believes posture plays an important role in body function and wishes to share his knowledge to deliver the best treatment to his patients. He believes active care and exercise essential in maintaining overall body function and health.

    He trains regularly in the gym to maintain fit and exercise to help keep his body functioning at his best. Being a health conscious practitioner, Allen is keen and determined to educate patients on not only exercises, but also prevention of injuries. Allen has plans to volunteer to use his skills to help disadvantaged communities in Vietnam in 2018.

    Languages

    Allen is fluent in Mandarin.

    Location

    Allen practises at Fort Healthcare Rhodes, Fort Healthcare Hurstville and Fort Healthcare Burwood.

    Selina Cai (TCM)

    Selina is the Fort Healthcare Integrative and Period Pain co-ordinator.

    Qualification

    Selina is an accredited TCM practitioner. She graduated from one of the most famous professional Universities of Chinese Medicine - The TianJin university of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She acquired her Bachelor and Masters degrees after 7 years of professional education.

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    Languages

    Selina is fluent in Mandarin.

    Experience

    She has ten years of experience and has also practiced TCM in other countries - Malaysia, Indonesia and South Africa. Her hobbies are bushwalking, music and fitness.

    Special Interests:

    Her specialties are pain management, digestive diseases and menstruation problems. She is the coordinator for the Integrative Program which aims to integrate aspects of TCM and allied health together.

    Location

    Selina practises at Fort Healthcare Burwood, Hurstville and Rhodes.

    William Zhang (TCM)

    Qualifications

    • Accredited Chinese medicine practitioner and Acupuncturist (Majoring in TCM orthopaedics) TCM ReBalance Administrator
    • TCM ReBalance Administrator
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    Experience

    He has treated a variety of disorders in Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, General Military Hospital of Beijing and Tianjin Northgate Orthopedic Hospital. He has practiced TCM around the world in South Africa and Indonesia.

    Special Interest

    William focuses on chronic musculoskeletal disorders. He has significant results treating a variety of arthritis, cervical disorders, frozen shoulder and lumbar disc protrusion. His hobbies include fishing, hiking and soccer.

    Location

    William practices at Fort Healthcare Sydney.

    Kelly Xiao (Podiatrist)

    Kelly is very fortunate to have extensive experience in different podiatric settings in the Aboriginal and metropolitan communities, Australian and overseas hospitals, private and University clinics and has dealt with an array of clientele in all aspects of Podiatry.

    Kelly has a specific interest in the biomechanics of the lower limb and foot. She is also skilled in assessment and treatment of diabetic and elderly patients. During her time overseas, she worked in post amputation care and in the management of high risk foot ulcers.

    Kelly understands the importance of building a good relationship with patients, colleagues and other health practitioners by communicating with them effectively with a professional and friendly manner. Kelly speaks both English and Mandarin Chinese .

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    Experience

    • Previous trained at Singapore General Hospital, Queens Elizabeth Hospital and Adelaide Royal Hospital

    Qualifications:

    • Full Registration as a Podiatrist, Podiatry Board of Australia (Current)
    • Bachelor of Podiatry 2014 (University of South Australia)

    Areas of interests

    • Sports injury
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nails treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic
    • Orthotics therapy
    • Sports shoes education and selection

    Rachel Lee (Speech Pathologist)

    Rachel is a certified and experienced speech pathologist and has a passion to see children and adults communicate to the best of their ability. She is known for her warm and friendly manner and goes the extra mile for her clients with the aim of achieving meaningful change in everyday life. Rachel has a particular interest in voice disorders; she is an experienced voice therapist with specialised training and expertise in the assessment and treatment of voice difficulties.

    Qualification

    Rachel completed a Bachelor of Speech Pathology at The University of Sydney. She also conducted research investigating voice behaviours and techniques for which she was awarded first class honors at the University of Sydney. She is a full practicing member of member of Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) and the Australian Voice Association (AVA).

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    Special Interest

    Rachel has an extensive background as a vocal coach and singing teacher with both children and adults for over 10 years. This includes assisting singers, actors, broadcasters, teachers and other professional voice users to improve and maximise their vocal quality. This can also involve remediating the voice for transitioning sustainably to a full vocal load in the workplace or fulfilling performance schedule demands. Rachel can also assist with accent modification training for non-native English speakers wishing to improve the clarity and intelligibility of their speech.

    Experience

    • Speech
    • Language
    • Voice
    • Stuttering
    • Accent Modification
    • Pragmatics/Social Skills
    • Pre-literacy and Literacy Skills
    • Developmental Delays

    Victoria Lee (Dietitian)

    Victoria is a passionate lover of good food and different cuisines. She has had working experience in the food industries with companies such as Nestle and Pfizer Nutrition. She has has a special interest in management of Diabetes and insulin resistance, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and food intolerance. She can also prescribe dietary advice for other chronic illness such as cardiovascular disease, liver health, women’s health (PCOS), obesity etc.

    Qualification

    • Bsc. (Food Sci & Nut), M. (Diet)
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist

    Yen Yen Ku (Dietitian)

    Yen Yen has been a dietitian for over ten years. She has worked in many areas in the different hospitals in National University Hospital, Singapore , Bowral hospital and Liverpool hospital in Sydney as well as a food technologist in a Malayan flour mill. She specializes in diabetes (type I, type II and gestational diabetes, with insulin and insulin pump), hyperlipidemia and other cardiovascular diseases, weight management, geriatrics (constipation, malnutrition, arthritis, osteoporosis), pregnancy and maternity, gall stones, acid reflux, IBS and other gastro-intestinal diseases, anaemia, cancer (post-surgery, chemotherapy or radiotherapy), paediatric failure to thrive, acute renal failure and chronic renal failure, etc. Yen Yen believes her patience is her most invaluable asset to attending her patient and strongly believes in educating the community.

    Qualification

    • Bachelor of Science (Food Science and Technology)
    • Master of Nutrition and Dietetic (USYD)
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist

    Sherry Guo (Dietitian)

    Sherry aims to deliver the latest nutritional information to the public. Her long-term goal is to coach people to recover from age related diseases with the proper nutrition, appropriate treatment and a positive mindset. Sherry has been actively providing nutritional education to the public both online and offline. People should have good health, energy and vitality.

    Qualification

    Sherry graduated with a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Sydney. She is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and is registered as a member of Dietitian Association of Australia.

    Special Interest

    She has worked as private practice dietitian and has a special interest in Aged Care, Bowel’s health, Cardiac health, Diabetes, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pregnancy, and Weight Management.

    Ira Thapa (Chiropractor)

    Qualification

    Ira graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Chiropractic Science in 2013 and completed a Masters of Chiropractic in 2016.

    Experience

    Ira uses a combination of soft tissue work and manual therapy to provide immediate relief. She values techniques that provide long term relief and improvement in posture and function. She is continuing to learn new treatment methods to provide the best care possible. Her interests are reading, crafting and rollerblading.

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    Special Interest

    She has an interest in working with patients with chronic postural imbalances as well as neck pain and headache sufferers. She also has an interest in working with her patients in maintaining good pelvic health during pregnancy.

    Languages

    She is fluent in Nepali and Hindi.

    Location

    She is practising at Fort Healthcare presents Active Health Sydney.

    Michael Cheung (Psychologist)

    Michael is a Psychologist with extensive experience working with adolescents, families and adults who are experiencing emotional, social, behavioural and mental health difficulties. His clients describe him as insightful, approachable and compassionate.

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    Qualification

    • Psychologist - BSc (Psych), GradDipPsych, BPsychSc(Hons), DipPsychPractice
    • Bachelor of Science (Psychology), University of Sydney
    • Accredited Practising Dietitian/ Nutritionist
    • Graduate Diploma of Psychology, Bond University
    • Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), Australian College of Applied Psychology
    • Diploma of Psychological Practice, College of Professional Psychology

    Experience

    Michael has worked in a wide range of settings including private,public, research and community i.e. beyondblue, lifeline support services, headspace, disability services, Universities, the Department of Health and Quitline.Having spent much of his life overseas he has a culturally sensitive therapeutic approach. He also enjoys working with clients across the lifespan; from young adolescents to geriatrics. Michael has particular expertise in the assessment and treatment of adolescents with emotional difficulties.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Special Interest

    Michael works collaboratively with his clients to reach their treatment goals by providing individualised support, utilising psychometrics and evidence-based therapies. These include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness. His clinical interventions encompass the mind-body connection and compassion for self and others. Michael is passionate about helping clients achieve positive change in their lives, build resilience and foster stronger relationships.

    Location

    Michael is practising at Fort Healthcare Sydney, Chatswood, Burwood and Rhodes.

    Kevin Miao (Podiatrist)

    Qualification

    Kevin is a fully qualified Chinese Medicine practitioner as well as a licensed Podiatrist. He has a Bachelor of Podiatry (University of South Australia).

    He has previously trained at Gosford Hospital, Campsie Hospital, Wyong Hospital and various private podiatry clinics including general foot care and sports podiatry.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

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    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in

    • Sports injury and orthotics therapy
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nail treatment
    • Fungal nail treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic
    • Acupuncture
    • Chinese Herbal Medicine

    Location

    Kevin is consulting from Fort Healthcare Burwood, Chatswood and Rhodes.

    Hailey Ho (Physiotherapist)

    Qualifications

    Hailey completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) at the University of Sydney. She is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Experience

    She is experienced working in a variety of settings, including aged care, community and rehabilitation. She is keen on providing patient-centered treatments for different kinds of musculoskeletal conditions. Not only emphasizes on exercise based rehabilitation, she also teaches strategies for patients to achieve independence and to maximize their quality of life.  

    Languages

    She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

    Location

    Hailey is practising at Fort Healthcare Sydney.

    Chaeyung Cho (Podiatrist)

    Qualification

    • Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric Practice, La Trobe University
    • Bachelor of Sports Medicine, Kyung Hee University in South Korea
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    Languages

    He is fluent in Korean.

    Special Interest

    He has a special interest in

    • Sports injury and orthotics therapy
    • Paediatric foot
    • General foot care
    • Diabetic foot care
    • Diabetic foot and footwear education
    • Ingrowing toe nail treatment
    • Fungal nail treatment
    • Lower limb rehabilitation
    • Lower limb biomechanic

    Experience

    He has treated a variety of disorders in Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, General Military Hospital of Beijing and Tianjin Northgate Orthopedic Hospital. He has practiced TCM around the world in South Africa and Indonesia.

    Location

    Cho practices at Fort Healthcare Burwood, Hurstville, Chatswood and Rhodes.

    Faisal Khan (Exercise Physiologist)

    Qualification

    Faisal completed his Bachelor of Exercise & Sport Science at the University of Sydney and then after practising with elite athletes and the general population, he went on to further pursue his passion and completed his Masters in Exercise Physiology. He now practices as an Exercise Physiologist, Sport Scientist & Personal Trainer.

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    Experience

    After completing his studies, Faisal worked with the Sydney Roosters as a Sport Scientist as well as working with the University of Sydney as a Research Assistant. He then began to work with the general population in clinics and gyms as an Exercise Physiologist and gained years of experience. He is passionate about holistic health to enhance your overall health and wellbeing, but specifically he enjoys musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Faisal believes in providing guidance and support to his clients to empower them to become the best version of themselves - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.

    Languages

    He is fluent in English, Punjabi, Urdu & Hindi.

    Special Interest

    Faisal played Soccer at an elite level and dealt with a serious injury that changed his career course. He has successfully rehabilitated and managed his own injury and feels stronger than ever. This lead to him to his career that allows him to help people with scientifically proven methods of exercise. He continues to play amateur soccer and enjoys all forms of sports. He loves food, escape rooms, and travel.

    Location

    Faisal is practising at Fort Healthcare Rhodes.

    Kavan Chen (Exercise Physiologist)

    Qualification

    Kavan graduated from his Bachelor of Applied Science: Exercise Physiology (University of Sydney) and is currently undertaking a Masters in Physiotherapy. and then completed his Masters of Chiropractic at Macquarie University in 2008

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    Experience

    Kavan is skilled in strength and conditioning programming, as well as sports specific training. He gravitates toward musculoskeletal conditions, but has experience with other populations such as: disability (mobility & cognitive), cardiac (heart), pulmonary/respiratory (lung) and mental health. He has worked in various gyms, colleges and community centers around Sydney.

    Languages

    He is fluent in Cantonese

    Special Interest

    Exercise Physiology is individualized and client-centred; meaning assessments and outcomes are focused on bio-medical impairments as well as what the client perceives to be the main issues.

    He has a special interest in the follow areas:

    • Disability
    • Sports Injury
    • Rehabilitation (Musculoskeletal and Neurological)
    • Weight loss
    • Strength and Conditioning
    • Hydrotherapy
    • Chronic disease management

    Location

    Kavan is currently practising at Fort Healthcare Hurstville.