Our team

Greg O’Riordan
Principal physiotherapist

Greg established Hurstville Physio Plus 20 years ago. Having grown up in St George enjoys seeing many familiar faces in the practice. He has 27 years’ experience as a manual physiotherapist in acute sports injuries and general rehabilitation settings. He is passionate about correct posture and effective strengthening to prevent pain and injury whether it relates to sports, work, adolescents or the elderly. His background in Sports Science and personal training compliments his exceptional awareness of body mechanics and exercise programming.

Greg believes that health and fitness is a life-long pursuit with many older people benefiting from his extensive work in Aged Care in the local St George and Sutherland Shire area.

He has treated Academy Award winners, Wimbledon champions, the London Royal Ballet and weekend warriors. He also had the honour of being the first civilian physiotherapist to attend a British Royal Marine Winter deployment to Norway.

He is a keen golfer and snow skier, with a vested interest in local cricket.

Carol Leong
Physiotherapist

Carol completed a Bachelor of Health Science and a Masters of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney. She has developed a broad skill set through the use of manual therapy techniques, dry needling, hydrotherapy and exercise prescription to effectively achieve client’s goals. She brings her experience from working in several different private clinics, with a special interest in spinal injuries, orthopaedic rehabilitation and women’s health.

Carol enjoys travelling and venturing to different cafes and restaurants. With her love for outdoor activities, she also enjoys the beach, hiking and playing basketball.

Heath Turner
Physiotherapist

Heath completed a Bachelor of Medical Science at the University of Wollongong and a Master of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney. He believes in a holistic approach to better health, using hands on treatment, exercise prescription and coaching to help his clients achieve their goals.

Heath has a passion for treating sports injuries having gained experience working with National Premier League soccer teams. He has also worked in a variety of different physiotherapy settings including geriatrics and neurological rehabilitation.

Heath takes pride in his ability to design and deliver effective exercise programs to complement his treatment to fast track his clients back to the sporting field,  gym or work.

He enjoys training in the gym, spending time with his friends and family and has a keen interest in Formula 1 racing and Rugby League.

Simon Xing
Physiotherapist

Simon has a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney. He started working for Hurstville Physio Plus in 2016, after working in a wide range of physiotherapy settings including rehabilitation, hydrotherapy and personal training. Since his graduation, Simon has continued to compliment his interest in physiotherapy by pursuing further education in muscle energy and dry needling techniques. Simon prides himself on his hands-on approach and approachable nature.

Simon is a keen swimmer, having practised swimming from a young age. He also has strong interests in fencing, karate, and snowboarding. He enjoys travelling as well as sitting back with the latest movie that Marvel or DC has to offer.

Barbara Kallinosis
Senior physiotherapist

Barbara is a St George local and her professional career in health started over 25 years ago. She has qualifications in physiotherapy, Occupational Health and Safety and Social Ecology.

Her particular interest is in Aged Care physiotherapy and rehabilitation within the local community. She visits many clients in their own homes to help with their rehabilitation; particularly after a stroke and to maintain strength and mobility to support them to continue living independently. In Aged Care facilities she helps clients improve or restore their mobility, and develop strength and confidence to enable continued participation with activities of everyday living.

Barbara has loved living in the St George area for the last 16 years with her daughter and family. Her interests include cycling, swimming, bushwalking, yoga, reading and live theatre.

Joanna He
Client Services

Joanna has several years of customer service experience in the retail sector. In our busy practice, she is passionate about providing the individual attention our clients deserve and greets all our clients with a smile. She enjoys being part of a dynamic team and strives to deliver exceptional customer service.

Joanna is studying a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the Australian Catholic University and enjoys being able to see what her future career has to offer. Her interests include self-defence and jogging. When she is winding down, she loves a hot cup of tea while watching British TV shows.

Lihua Yang
Client Services

Lihua has more than 20 years of customer service experience in global companies and community sector before joining Hurstville Physio Plus to pursue her interest in healthcare customer service. She looks forward to contributing further to the fantastic customer satisfaction here at Hurstville Physio Plus. She likes to be busy and will lookout for ways to improve efficiency and keep everything running smoothly.

When not helping her two sons with their activities, Lihua loves light reading and bushwalking.

Sheena O’Riordan
Business manager

Sheena has 30 years’ of experience in the healthcare sector where her work has focused on quality improvement, adult education and promoting best practice in primary care.

She has been actively involved in supporting Greg to transition from being a sole practitioner 20 years ago when she moved from England to Australia, to be the thriving allied health practice it is today.

She balances her work with her own professional career and raising her and Greg’s two boys.

Current vacancies:

PHYSIOTHERAPIST – Full-time or part-time needed to join our growing dynamic team. If you want to accelerate your manual therapy skills to the next level and be mentored by highly experienced principal physiotherapist then call Greg 9579 5662 today for a chat or send your resume and cover letter to admin@physioplushurstville.com.au

RECEPTIONIST/CLIENT SERVICES – Part-time to join our friendly team and provide award winning customer service. One-on-one on the job training to master our online practice management system and our approach to exceptional customer service.

See for yourself why you should join our team!!

Come and join our team at Hurstville Physio Plus

We are always on the look out for great staff!!

If you would love to join our team as a physiotherapist, client services, massage therapist, clinical pilates instructor or complimentary allied health service provider, please send an enquiry to: admin@physioplushurstville.com.au

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