MEET THE TEAM

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We've assembled a team of like-minded professionals who are truly passionate about making meaningful impacts on their patient's lives and health.

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Corey Rees

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Corey began studying a bachelor of physiotherapy at the Australian Catholic University in 2016.  Corey discovered what a physiotherapist was at a rugby league carnival at a young age and his desire to become one only grew as he continued to enjoy gym, sports and training throughout his teenage and university years. Corey’s passion lies with helping you return to greater levels of function whether you be sidelined from injury, post-operative or preparing for an upcoming event or season.

Corey enjoys surfing and playing golf on the weekends when the weather allows otherwise will be found in the gym or with his mates scoping out the next sports card to add to the collection.

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Patrick Wood

PHYSIOTHERAPIST & STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH

Patrick is an accredited Physiotherapist and Strength & Conditioning Coach. He has a Bachelor's degree of Athletic Training, Doctor of Physiotherapy degree and an ASCA L2 strength & conditioning certification.⁣

He enjoys treating across the spectrum from rehabbing injuries to training for performance. He has worked with amateur to professional level athletes in multiple sports including rugby union, rugby league, swimming, AFL and more.⁣

Patrick was an NCAA division 1 college swimmer in the USA and enjoys being active. He likes to keep fit by playing recreational sports and following a strength & conditioning program. He has also taking a liking to spearfishing free diving when able.
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Whether you want to get back to a sport/activity after an injury or looking to increase your performance.

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Alice Ruddell

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Alice grew up in the beautiful (but warm) Airlie beach, North Queensland. From there, she moved to Townsville where she studied a Bachelor of physiotherapy at James Cook University. ⁣

Alice has undertaken further professional development in Pilates, Sport physiotherapy, cervical and lumbar spinal courses, dry needling and ASCA strength and conditioning.⁣

Alice worked for 3 years in Mackay treating a wide demographic of people. For the past 3 years she has worked closely with the Brothers rugby league team as a rehab coach and trainer, implementing strength programs and returning players to pre-injury levels on the field. ⁣

 

Outside of work, you’ll find Alice at the gym, boating, hiking, snowboarding, fishing or anywhere outdoors. ⁣

 

Alice looks forward to treating an array of different musculoskeletal injuries, especially lower back and lower limb rehab (hips, knees and ankles), return to play post injury, primary injury prevention, and improving performance through strength & conditioning.⁣

 

Alice believes developing a caring therapeutic relationship with her clients through actively listening and clear communication is key to individualizing rehabilitation and educating patients to be committed to their recovery.⁣

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JO THOMPSON

MYOTHERAPIST | OFFICE MANAGER

Jo moved to Brisbane and completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Musculoskeletal Therapy) in 2014 with ambitions for further studies. Jo has years of working as a Sports Trainer in the Masters Games, Arafura Games as well as looking after athletes across numerous sporting codes at state and national levels.

Jo is originally from Alice Springs and enjoys smashing out a CrossFit workout most days, scaling rock climbing walls on the weekends, and loves it when her patients bring in food gifts. Jo prides herself in restoring normal tissue function and movement patterns, helping her patients recover and move efficiently, allowing them to cope with the stressors in their life/training.

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AARON TURNBULL

HEAD PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Aaron is the founder and Head Physiotherapist here at Game Time Physiotherapy. During his training, Aaron gained invaluable experience with several rugby teams, including the Auckland Under 18 Rugby Union Team and the New Zealand Warriors. Coming from a rugby union and gym background, Aaron is passionate about sports physiotherapy and gym-based rehabilitation for athletes of all levels.
Since moving to Brisbane at the start of 2016, Aaron has worked with:

Aaron enjoys playing touch rugby and is a regular down at Fitstop Morningside and Slacks Creek. Aaron is currently enrolled at the University of Bath (UK), studying a Masters or Sports Physiotherapy, striving to become the head physiotherapist of an NRL side in the near future.

  • Souths Logan Magpies QLD Cup

  • Northern Pride QLD Cup

  • Rackley Swimming Colmslie

  • South Side Squatics

  • South & East Brisbane Touch Rugby League

  • Clairvaux Mackillop College Rugby League and Netball