Gillian Purdie Physiotherapist

Gillian Purdie Physiotherapist

Originally from Scotland, Gillian moved to New Zealand a year after finishing her studies in Edinburgh. She is now a New Zealand resident and considers this beautiful country to be her home.

She has been working at SportsMed since 2008 and enjoys treating a wide variety of injuries. She has a special interest in exercise prescription, low back rehab, running injuries and technique, hockey, swimming and racket sports (especially tennis, which she used to play a lot of as a junior as well as being a UK qualified tennis coach).

Gillian is currently working with the U18 and U21 Canterbury Women’s Hockey Teams. She also does sport specific muscle balance assessments and exercise programmes/technique advice for the JASI Swim Squad and the Extra Mile Runners.

In her spare time Gillian loves to get on her road bike and explore the great New Zealand rides. She also likes to play tennis and squash on a social level.

Book a Physio appointment with Gillian now:

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