Rob Satchell

B.App. Sci Phty. (Hons1)

Practice Principal & Physiotherapist

Illawarra and Shoalhaven Medicare Allied Health Professional of the Year (2014)

Rob is passonate about physiotherapy and loves helping people. Rob uses a range of ‘hands on’ treatment techniques in combination with personalised exercises to help patients return to doing what they love as quickly as possible. Robs focus is on providing each patient with a thorough assessment and high quality physio session. He doesn’t use gimmicky machines or devices and provides each patient with the individual attention and care they deserve.

Rob is continually attending new courses and conferences to develop and update his skills and knowledge, and has completed courses in clinical pilates, dry needling, sports injury management, work injuries, shoulder injuries, headaches, splinting and many more.



Rob graduated from the University of Sydney with first class Honours, having undertaken research with the Back Pain Research Group. He then worked in the private practice and hospital environments in the Wollongong area. During this time, Rob worked alongside some of the regions best and brightest physiotherapists, helping people of all ages and from all walks of life recover from injury and surgery, including office workers, weekend warriors, elite athletes, children and the elderly.

Rob has also worked with numerous sporting teams of all levels including junior, premier league and representative soccer teams and first grade and representative rugby league squads.

Regardless of your age or fitness level, you can be rest assured that Rob will provide you with a thorough and individualised approach to treatment.



Rob’s special interest is in the management of shoulder and neck injuries and headaches. Rob has been fortunate enough to work with, observe, and learn from some of Australia’s best shoulder surgeons and neck and shoulder physiotherapists. This is great news if you visit Rob with a shoulder or neck injury, just don’t let him start talking about shoulder injuries or he might talk your ear off.

Why Rob?

How is Rob different to other therapists


Results Focused

Up to date



Hands On

Identifies The Cause