Our Team

Sarah Metcalfe - Director (BHSc - Physiotherapy)

Sarah has 15 years experience working as a physiotherapist. She studied at AUT, then worked at Wellington Hospital for two years before travelling to the United Kingdom to specialise in musculoskeletal physiotherapy.  Sarah completed her Pilates training at one of London’s premier Pilates studios.  With a background in gymnastics, Sarah is particularly interested in movement and biomechanical analysis.  She competed in the 1994 Commonwealth Games and won a bronze medal on the uneven bars.  Sarah enjoys treating a wide variety of conditions and age-groups, her interests include manual physiotherapy, chronic pain, Pilates-based rehabilitation, teaching Pilates classes and acupuncture for pain relief.  She thrives on assisting her patients to recover from their injuries, return to sport or improve their quality of life.

Katie Richeboeuf (BHSc - Physiotherapy)

Katie graduated from AUT in 2000 and has recently returned to physio practice after a period of time at home with her young children. Her background includes working for the English Institute of Sport with British Track and Field athletes and as part of a multidisciplinary occupational health team for the London Fire Brigade. Katie has a function based approach and loves to empower her clients by teaching them how to actively manage their symptoms. She uses clinical pilates rehabilitation to help her clients restore physical and mental wellbeing and teaches pilates reformer and mat classes as well as one on one sessions.

Rebecca Doyle

Rebecca graduated from AUT in 2012 and worked in the north of Auckland until 2015. She moved to the U.K. and worked in Roald Dahl’s hometown, Great Missenden until 2017 and returned to NZ to have her son. Rebecca has over 7 years experience working with Premier Rugby teams in Auckland and in the UK and has also worked with the North Harbour Sevens and the NZ tennis champs. Rebecca has a hands-on and manual therapy focus to Physiotherapy and complements exercise rehabilitation with an active and functional approach. She enjoys treating all ages, post-operative rehabilitation, chronic pain and overuse injuries and sports injuries. Rebecca is currently extending her skills to include clinical Pilates and to incorporate Pilates into her treatments.

Sam Schwab

Sam has been immersed in various movement practices such as CrossFit, weightlifting and yoga since 2009 when he qualified as a personal trainer in Australia. With a thirst for more knowledge to help his clients, Sam completed a physiotherapy degree in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2014, before moving to New Zealand and has been working in musculoskeletal physiotherapy since. He has a holistic approach to assisting his patients back to optimal function that includes manual therapy as well as corrective exercise and strength training.

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