Matt Fagg - Principal Physiotherapist
Matt grew up in Newcastle and trained and the University of Newcastle, graduating in 2007. After graduating, he worked in Newcastle for several years at Kotara, Broadmeadow and Jesmond before spending the last 5 years working, travelling and playing basketball around various parts of Australia and the world.
Matt has extensive experience as a Physiotherapist, having been a physio for the Newcastle Knights, National Basketball League, National Touch League, NEAFL and various amateur teams for Netball, AFL, Rugby League and Basketball.
Since graduating, Matt has continued his education in Physiotherapy through various courses, inservices and practical experience with some of Australia's leading specialists. Matt is also trained in acupuncture and cupping which can complement traditional physiotherapy techniques, especially in relieving muscle spasms and pain.
Matt has a special interest in hip, knee and shoulder conditions, including arthritis and overuse conditions as well as sports injuries. Matt has also been getting great results in relieving neck and back pains and headaches.
Matt is keen and ready to help you, and always puts his best effort into each session. He is interested in a range of topics from sport to travel and world issues and still plays basketball socially. Matt works Monday - Saturday at Wallsend. Call now or use our online booking service to book an appointment!
Keith Chapman - Senior Physiotherapist
Keith graduated from the University of Brighton with Honours in 1995 and worked in the National Health Service in the UK for six years, as well as being the club physiotherapist for Royston Rugby Union Club.
In 2001 Keith moved to Australia and Newcastle, doing hospital work for a year before merging into private practice. Keith has worked in several physio clinics in the Newcastle area and has vast experience treating all conditions. He has worked with various athletes and sporting teams including local, national and international representatives, most recently enjoying success as the physio for a Newcastle-based triathlon team.
Keith is still a keen learner and regularly attends physio courses to keep updated on the latest developments in the physiotherapy profession. He is trained in Dry Needling and Acupuncture and is a Certified Level 1 Sports Physiotherapist. Keith specialises in Swimming injuries and Overuse/sports injuries in the lower half of the body.
Outside of work, Keith enjoys time with his children and keeping fit with regular gym sessions and swimming. He follows EPL soccer and international rugby keenly, and enjoys watching most other sports when he has the time.
Keith is the newest addition to the Fix It Physio team and is keen to start helping the local people in Wallsend. Book Online with Keith or call to find a time that suits you: (02) 4023 2797.
Mau Imo - Physiotherapist
Mau is the newest member of our team. Mau was born in New Zealand and grew up in Queensland but has recently moved to Maryland and joined us. Mau has a background in strength and conditioning and Netball and enjoys treating sport injuries and working through post-surgery rehab. Mau also has experience in aged care and has a great rapport with older patients. Mau has a passion for the profession and loves helping people recover from their pains and injuries. Mau is available every day through the week - Book Online or give us a call to book your appointment with Mau.