Staff Profiles

 

Kevin McQuoid (B HSc (Physio), DipMT, MNZSP)


Kevin McQuoid
Qualified 1994, Auckland.
Started working in Pukekohe Physiotherapy 1994 and became a Director in 2003.

Areas of interest/expertise: physiotherapy for NZRFU (rugby) 1996 – present, sports medicine and fitness/health.

Outside of work interests: surfing, rugby, family.



Helen Hicks (Dip Phys, PGD HSc (Manip), Registered Hand Therapist, MNZSP)


Helen Hicks
Qualified 1985, Auckland.
Started working in Pukekohe Physiotherapy 1993 and became a Director in 2004.

Areas of interest/ expertise: hand therapy, acupuncture, sports medicine (swimming, adolescent injuries) and ergonomic problems, aging related conditions.

Outside of work interests: swimming, running, family and travel.


Sarah Jenkins (B HSc (Physio), MNZSP)


Sarah Jenkins
Qualified 1998, Auckland
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2008, currently on maternity leave.

Areas of interest/ expertise: sports medicine (netball, endurance sports), acupuncture, exercise prescription and biomechanical problems.

Outside of work interests: yoga and painting.


Suze Pirret (B Phys Ed, B Sc, PGD Sports Med, B HSc(Physio), MNZSP)


Suze Pirret
Qualified 2010, Auckland
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2012.

Areas of interest: Manipulation, sports medicine (surf lifesaving, rugby), clinical Pilates.

Outside of work interests: Surf lifesaving, long boarding, scuba diving, fishing.



Katie Farrell (B HSc (Physio), PGCert Acupuncture, MNZSP)


Katie Farrell
Qualified 2005, Auckland
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2006.

Areas of interest: Spinal, sports injuries, postural and biomechanical dysfunction, acupuncture.

Outside of work interests: Family, netball, touch rugby, watersports.



Gav Lee (B HSc (Physio), MNZSP)


Gav Lee
Qualified 2013, Auckland
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2014.

Areas of interest: Sports injuries, Fitness/health, acupuncture, cycling.

Outside of work interests: Mountain biking, motorcycling.



James Baxter (Podiatrist)


James Baxter
Qualified Qualified 1987 Wellington
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2014, though has a long association with Pukekohe Physiotherapy via ‘Footworks’.


Areas of interest/ expertise: Podiatric biomechanics and orthotics for injury management

Outside of work interests: Fitness fanatic, running up to ultramarathon distance, keen fly fisherman, recreational diver.



Jenni Walker (B HSc (Physio), MNZSP)


Jenni Walker
Qualified 2009, Auckland
Returned to Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2015.

Areas of interest: Sports medicine, acupuncture.

Outside of work interests: Gym, travel, rugby, outdoor activities.



Reception


  Sam Clark


Sam Clark
Financial manager.
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2003.



  Deanne Hall


Deanne Hall
Receptionist
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2004.



  Glenys Te Tai


Glenys Te Tai
Receptionist
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2007.



  Kate McQuoid


Kate McQuoid
Receptionist
Started at Pukekohe Physiotherapy 2010.