Bronwyn Smith

Australian Physiotherapy Association Titled Musculoskeletal, Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist


  • Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Master of Manipulative Therapy
  • Master of Clinical Physiotherapy (Sports)
  • GLA:D Australia Certified Practitioner
  • ARU Immediate Care in Sport
  • Advanced Dry Needling
  • Member Australian College of Physiotherapists

Clinical Interests: Shoulder, ankle/foot, tendon

Bronwyn is a postgraduate trained Australian Physiotherapy Association Titled Musculoskeletal, Sports, and Exercise Physiotherapist with 16 years experience in private practice.  As well as clinical practice, Bronwyn has been a Lecturer for over 10 years,  and has taught on both undergraduate and postgraduate physiotherapy courses, and enjoys mentoring Physiotherapists in the community.

Bronwyn has had significant experience working across multiple sports such as AFL, rugby union, basketball, netball, and swimming.  Whilst she enjoys treating all musculoskeletal and sporting injuries, she has a special interest in the shoulder and has done further study in this area.

When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her dogs and getting out into nature.

Dan Beech



  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Clinical interests: Sports injuries, Exercise-based rehabilitation

Dan is a new Albany resident, having moved from Perth to explore the south coast and Great Southern.

He is a keen hockey player and golfer and enjoys hiking and camping in his free time.

He has special clinical interest in lower limb sports injuries.

Poppy Rooke

Physiotherapist / Strength & Conditioning Coach


  • Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)
  • ASCA Level 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Clinical interests: Sports injuries, Exercise-based rehabilitation, occupational health

Poppy graduated from Physiotherapy at Curtin University in 2015. Since graduating, she has worked in private practice in Perth, as well as working closely with state AFL and basketball teams.

To further complement her Physiotherapy skills, in 2018 Poppy completed a Strength and Conditioning course to become a qualified Level 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach. She enjoys managing her clients with a holistic approach, with both manual therapy and exercise rehabilitation.

Outside of work Poppy is passionate about her own health and fitness. She has a background in swimming and completed Solo Rottnest Channel Swims in both 2019 and 2020. Currently, she enjoys participating in Crossfit and taking her dogs for long walks.

Annie Judd



  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Level 1 paediatric physiotherapy
  • Clinical interests: Children’s physiotherapy, sports and musculoskeletal rehabilitation

Annie completed a bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Notre Dame, Fremantle in 2011. In early 2012 she moved to Albany, working in both the public and private sectors. She has additional training in clinical pilates, dry needling, manual therapy treatments, exercise-based rehabilitation and paediatric physiotherapy.

Annie has a particular interest in treating paediatric and adolescent clients. She looks forward to assisting clients in getting back to their full function and fulfilling their goals.

Annie has a keen involvement in many sports, and in particular hockey. She has been heavily involved within the Great Southern community over many years, from both a participation and physiotherapy aspect. If not working, she loves to travel, play sport and spend time with her friends and family.

Stephanie Jansz

Physiotherapist / Clinical Pilates Instructor


  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • DMA clinical pilates instructor
  • Clinical interests: Persistent pain, clinical pilates, sports and musculoskeletal rehabilitation

Steph completed her physiotherapy qualifications at the University of Notre Dame in 2012. She gained private practice experience in Perth before moving to Albany in 2014. Since graduating, Steph has worked exclusively in private physiotherapy practice and has undertaken additional training in dry needling, clinical Pilates, and chronic pain management. She has experience in treating a range of musculoskeletal and sporting injuries with special interests in Pilates-based rehabilitation and working with persistent pain cases.

Steph enjoys painting, swimming, and cycling in her spare time.

Kathryn McGowan

APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist


  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Graduate Diploma (Manipulative Physiotherapy)
  • Level 4 DMA Clinical Pilates instructor
  • Clinical interests: Neck pain, headache, low back pain, and Clinical Pilates

Kathryn is a highly qualified and experienced physiotherapist. She has completed a Graduate Diploma in Manipulative Physiotherapy and previously owned her own practice for many years.

She takes particular interest in the management of neck pain, headache, and hip pain.

Outside of work, Kathryn enjoys writing, art projects, and walking her dogs.

Jeremy Wallis

APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Manual therapy
  • Graduate Certificate Sports Physiotherapy
  • Titled member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Member of the Australian College of Physiotherapists
  • Clinical interests: Low back pain, hip and shoulder injuries.

Jeremy has been providing Albany clients with quality musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy for more than 10 years since graduating from Curtin University. In addition to clinical experience, he has achieved postgraduate qualifications in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from UWA and Sports Physiotherapy from La Trobe University and has additional training in joint mobilisation, manipulation, sports rehabilitation, and trigger point dry needling.

Jeremy has been awarded the title of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist by the Australian Physiotherapy Association. A title of distinction within the profession associated with expert problem solving and hands-on skills. His areas of special interest include the management of shoulder injuries and disorders of the low back and hip.

When he’s not at the practice you will find him in the surf or on the soccer field.

Sue Webb

Reception and Office Manager

Sue has lived and worked in Albany for many years in a variety of roles. She holds a Cert IV in Fitness, and has been a small business owner herself for nearly 20 years, with many additional years in retail and administration. She brings countless skills to the Great Southern Physio team and is responsible for the customer service and accounts side of the business.

Suzanne McInnes


Suzanne is one of our friendly adminstration team, sharing with is experience gained over many years of custormer service experience in retail and banking.

Suzanne is a prolific reader and enjoys patchworking, knitting and travel.