Physio Services for Putaruru
Putaruru is known for its central location and nearby Blue Springs. With a large population base involved in forestry, we often see patients seeking treatment for back pain or work-related injuries. We are a full-service physiotherapy clinic, able to address issues ranging from muscle strain to balance instability, and we also specialise in a variety of treatments from Musculoskeletal Assessment to Occupational Health.
Physio Direct Putaruru is conveniently located at 5 Duke St, near Taupo and Main Street.
We are currently accepting new patients. No GP referral is needed and appointments can be booked online. Physio Direct is also a registered ACC provider.
Charlie Ellis – Physiotherapist
Charlie qualified in York in the UK and worked in private practice, with the Ministry of Defence and in the NHS for 10 years before moving to New Zealand. This has given her a varied experience in physiotherapy treatment from acute injuries to persistent pain, and she enjoys working with patients to get them back… Read More
Matthew Ratcliffe – Physiotherapist
Matthew is an experienced physiotherapist with a passion for sports injuries, orthopaedics and chronic pain. He enjoys teaching back care classes and educating his patients about their conditions. Matthew has a passion for working with sports teams and challenging himself with new technologies. In his spare time you can find Matthew mountain biking, hiking, fishing,… Read More
Elizabeth Ratcliffe – Physiotherapist
Elizabeth is an experienced physiotherapist with a special interest in musculoskeletal and orthopaedic injuries. She also has a special interest in chronic pain. She is passionate about physiotherapy ran her own private practice and Pilates studio in South Africa for 14 years. She enjoys group exercise classes and intergrating patients back into society. Elizabeth enjoys… Read More