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Meet Our Physiotherapists

Janet Brandt-Sarif

B.Sc. Physiotherapy

Janet graduated from the University of Cape Town, South Africa in 1991. She worked in private practice in Cape Town and was the physio for the local soccer and rugby teams. Janet also worked in the fitness industry, consulting with trainers and their clients. Since establishing the practice in Lane Cove in 1998 Janet has continued to attend regular education courses and developed a keen interest in treating back and neck pain. She is an accredited practitioner of the Sarah Key method and also uses dry needling and exercise therapy in her management of patients.

Todd Stembridge


Todd is a physiotherapist with 10 years clinical experience. He graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2002 with a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy. He also has Level 1 Fitness Foundations Certification. He has continued his studies with courses in Mulligans Concept, Dry Needling and ongoing professional education courses, seminars and conferences. Todd has extensive private practice experience both in New Zealand and Australia and was a team physiotherapist for the Takapuna Athletic Football Club, New Zealand. He has a special interest in core stability, sports and fitness injuries and exercise prescription.