Staff – Reception

Our Physio Alive reception staff work together to cover all of our extensive opening hours. Alongside the usual reception duties our staff work with the physiotherapists, assisting with patient care. If you have any queries regarding our practice they will be your first point of call, and being familiar with patient needs they are able to assist you with most inquiries.

Our reception staff are –

Darya Bennett – Office Manager, Aldinga

Darya has been with our practice for over 10 years and is experienced in all areas of the business, including payments and accounts, physiotherapy services, Workcover and motor vehicle claims, and liaising with Medicare.  Darya also runs the creche at Aldinga on Monday mornings and outside of the office, she is a successful remedial massage therapist. Darya usually works at our Aldinga Clinic on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Kirsten Ifould – Office Manager, McLaren Vale

Kirsten joined our practice in 2011, and has gained experience in all aspects of the practice. She has an interest in IT services, as well as the use of technology to streamline processes, to not only save time but to benefit clients and the business. She was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in 2002, and is happy to discuss her experience with patients. Kirsten usually works at our McLaren Vale Clinic on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Leanne McGarry

Leanne joined our team in 2014, as part of the clinic’s expansion, and is an enthusiastic and friendly team member who is always happy to help clients. She usually works at our McLaren Vale Clinic on Monday and Tuesday, and at our Aldinga Clinic on Wednesday and Friday.

Lynda Mitchell

Having worked at our clinic since 2009, Lynda is happy to help patients with any enquiries. Lynda usually works at our McLaren Vale Clinic on Monday, and outside of work is a successful remedial massage therapist.

Monica Elgindi

Monica has been with Physio Alive since 2012, and is a bright and enthusiastic addition to our reception team. Monica usually works at our McLaren Vale Clinic on Saturdays.

Sally Trueman

Having worked at the clinic for over 10 years, Sally has returned from maternity leave following the birth of her daughter, and works at our McLaren Vale clinic on Tuesday. Outside of working at our clinic, Sally is also a certified infant massage instructor, who runs private and group sessions.

Ashlyn McGarry

Ashlyn is the youngest member of our team, who joined us in 2016. You will find her happy face at our McLaren Vale clinic on Monday, Thursday and Friday, and at Aldinga on alternate Tuesdays, Wednesday and some Saturdays.

Sally Cooke

Sally is the latest addition to the Physio Alive team, and comes with a long history of working in administration. She is customer focused and enthusiastic, and you will find her at our McLaren Vale clinic on Wednesdays, and at Aldinga on Tuesday and some Saturdays.

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(L-R) Sally, Leeanne, Lynda, Kirsten, Darya