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Tyron Saunders

Physiotherapist

Bachelor Physiotherapy

Tyron Saunders

Profile

Tyron is an experienced physiotherapist with a strong interest in both sporting injuries and spinal management. Ty is currently working with the Williamstown football club in the VFL and as a consultant Physiotherapist for the Victorian Baseball Development Academy. Working in these high level sports Ty has developed advanced skills in assessing and managing a variety of injuries but particularly shoulders and knees.

Injury risk reduction is very important to Ty which includes good spinal care, core strengthening, specific injury prevention exercises and training load monitoring during the season. Ty has also spent a lot of time managing neck and back injuries that are caused from a variety of reasons including sport, work, posture and home life. Early assessment, diagnosis, treatment and then long term management strategies are all important for good spinal care.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy - La Trobe

 

Professional memberships and positions:

  • Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association

 

Involvement with teams and associations:

  • Physiotherapist Williamstown football club VFL (2012-Present) Physiotherapist Melbourne Aces (2012)
  • Consultant Physiotherapist Victorian Baseball Development Academy (2013-Present)
  • Head Physiotherapist Werribee Centrals Football Club 2011-2015)
  • Consultant Physiotherapist Western Athletics Club (2012-2013)
 

Personal sporting experience:

  • Shepparton Half Ironman 2014
  • Melbourne Ironman 2015
  • Gold Coast Marathon 2016

 

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CLUBS WE CURRENTLY WORK WITH
  • South Caulfield Cricket Club
  • Williamstown VFL
  • Carlton FC
  • Melbourne Rebels
  • Gold Coast Suns
  • Victorian Institute of Sport
  • Melbourne Aces
  • Melbourne Cricket Club
  • Melbourne Mustangs
  • Northern Blues VFL
  • Sydney Swans
Recover Sports Medicine Working at the Top Level
Memberships and Associations
  • Myotherapy Association Australia
  • Australian Podiatry Association (Vic.)
  • Australian Physiotherpay Association
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • HICAPS
  • Worksafe
  • Polestar Pilates Australia
  • Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians
  • Medicare
  • Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
  • Exercise and Sports Science Australia
  • Dietitians Association of Australia
  • Department of Veteran's Affairs
  • APPI Pilates
  • Sports Dietitians Australia
  • Australian Association of Massage Therapists
  • The Australian Psychological Society