Dave Sheppard

Physiotherapist


Ba.App.Sc (Physiotherapy)
M.App.Sc (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy)
Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Dave has been working as a Physiotherapist since about 1990 within a variety of sporting and community groups in addition to his clinical duties at MGS.  A Master’s degree in musculoskeletal physiotherapy supports his specific interest in the treatment of mechanical conditions.  These are conditions caused by the way you move (or don’t move) and the forces placed on you by your activity or by the things you land on or bump up against. He likes to work with runners, cyclists, walkers as well as anyone else. Treating the underlying condition is always Dave’s primary concern when someone comes in for assessment. Understanding that person’s goals and activity levels is the first thing to consider.  While rest and recovery are often necessary for the healing process of an injury, Dave likes to find ways to keep a person working, training and living their lives while they recover. “An active recovery is often the best and fastest recovery”. Dave enjoys working with people of all ages and all conditions.

Away from MGS Dave spends a lot of time riding bikes, swimming, running or walking. He says “yes” to any offer of activity and does not like to stay still for too long.  He gets up far too early and rides his bike far too much, however it appears to make him happy.  Dave loves to compete and understands that being competitive is not about winning things which is just as well in his case. For someone who juggles a business, too much exercise and a generally busy life, he always appears so calm and relaxed

The Quiz
Most inspiring historical or public person
Ricky Gervais

What is your favourite movie?
Blade Runner

Name your favourite book
Recently “A Visit from the Goon Squad” was fun

Which country would you most like to visit
Currently, Northern Italy (again)

 

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MGS Manly

CONTACT

Phone 02 9976 2666
Fax 02 9976 2675
Email info@mgs.physio

ADDRESS

1 Whistler Street
Manly NSW 2095

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Mon - Fri, 7am - 7pm
Sat, 8am - 1pm

MGS Mona Vale

CONTACT

Phone 02 9979 6978
Fax 02 9979 2161
Email monavale@mgs.physio

ADDRESS

Shop 2, Peninsula Plaza,
20 Bungan Street
Mona Vale NSW 2103

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Mon - Fri, 7am - 7pm
Sat, 8am - 1pm

MGS North Curl Curl

CONTACT

Phone 02 9905 3500
Fax 02 9905 3501
Email northcurlcurl@mgs.physio

ADDRESS

53 Griffin Road
North Curl Curl NSW 2099

OPENING HOURS

Mon - Fri, 7am - 7pm
Sat, 8am - 12pm

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