Back to Your Feet Staff

Justin Lopes
Justin is the director and principal physiotherapist of Back to Your Feet Physiotherapy Ltd. He has over 15 years sports physiotherapy experience and holds a Masters of Health Science (Hons), a Post Graduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Western Acupuncture. Justin is currently the Lead Physiotherapist for Auckland City FC, and Western Springs AFC, and is working with the Football Ferns. He is the past president of the Auckland Branch of Sports Medicine New Zealand and is on the National Executive and Education Committee of Sports Physiotherapy New Zealand.

He has worked as a physiotherapist with local, national and international football teams including New Zealand Football Ferns at the FIFA Womens World Cup in Canada 2015, New Zealand Football U23 Football Team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the New Zealand Football U20 team at FIFA's 2011 U20 World Cup in Colombia, the New Zealand Football U17 men's team, New Zealand Football’s Elite Referee Group, Waitakere United in the ASB League and the O'league, The New Zealand Roller Derby Team, Auckland Roller Derby League, Pirate City Rollers, Tahiti U20 World Cup Qualifying team, Mt Albert Ponsonby AFC, Three Kings Utd, North Shore FC,and the Hong Kong U21 age group team for their recent tour of New Zealand.

Justin has been worked for NZ Football since 2005 in their academies, Nike Cup, Elite Referee Programme, and various age group teams. He continues to play football when he gets the chance. He has provided guest lectures to Unitec, Massey University, and the Chiropractic College and has presented on behalf of Sports Medicine New Zealand to physio students on sideline injuries, injury prevention and strapping. He is an accredited FIFA 11+ presenter.

Justin holds a current First Aid Certificate and undertakes a rigorous ongoing education programme to remain current. He stays up to date with the current research in musculoskeletal and sports rehabilitation, which means that you can be confident you are receiving the most effective, evidence-based treatment.


Katie Goulding
Katie graduated from AUT in 2013.

She is interested in all sports especially football having played and refereed the game. She is also interested in ice hockey.

Katie has worked with the New Zealand Crosswhites Football Team, the New Zealand Women’s Ice Hockey Team (The NZ Ice Fernz), the touring Hong Kong Youth (U21) Netball Team, and a range of football teams (Team wellington, Auckland Utd youth, Eastern Suburbs)

She has a passion for all sports injuries, management and prevention, and has completed all of her Sport Physiotherapy New Zealand Level 1 courses.


Aleshia Amos
Aleshia Amos completed her Bachelor of Health Science (Physiotherapy) degree at AUT University.

Aleshia has ample experience working with sports teams as a Physiotherapy Assistant and has worked with the Orewa College 2 nd XV, Eastern Suburbs Mens Football Team, Claudelands Rovers Mens Football Team, Waikato U18 Boys Touch, Waikato Open Mixed Touch and Hamilton Girls High School Touch Team. Since graduating she has worked with the Aoteroa Secondary Schools Netball Team, Hong Kong U21 Age group touring team and the WSAFC Men's and Women's teams. Aleshia has a keen interest in football and sports physiotherapy.


Andrew Graham Diagnostic Sonographer


Laura Quinn Physiotherapist and Pilates instructor

 
 

Justin Lopes

 
 


Kate Goulding

 
Back to Your Feet Physiotherapy - Western Springs Pavilion, Western Springs AFC, Seddon Fields, 108 Meola Rd, Western Springs, Auckland.