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Diana Emmerson

TITLED SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Diana is an experienced titled Sports Physiotherapist, having worked within sports/musculoskeletal private practice clinics since graduating in 2008 from Monash University. She has since undertaken further studies and completed her Master of Sports Physiotherapy degree at Latrobe University in 2017.

Diana is one of Tennis Australia’s Tournament Physiotherapists’, covering events around Australia including ITF Junior and Australian Pro Series tournaments, U12-18 National Australian Junior Championships and Australian Open Wildcard Playoff.

Diana has also worked for other sporting teams/organisations such as the Victorian Amateur Football Association, Victorian Football League and Gymnastics Australia, and enjoys working with athletes of all ages and levels.

Diana has completed her Clinical Pilates training with Dance Medicine Australia (DMA) and dry needling accreditation, with extensive experience in utilising these techniques as a part of her practice.

 

Qualifications:

•       2008 Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Monash University

•       2015 Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy, La Trobe University

•       2017 Master of Sports Physiotherapy, La Trobe University

•       Current Titled APA Sports Physiotherapist

 

Memberships

•       Australian Physiotherapy Association - Current

•       Sports Physiotherapy Australia (Titled Member) - Current

 

Clinical interests include:

•       All sporting injuries, particularly tennis, football, running, netball/basketball injuries

•       Shoulder and lower limb biomechanics

•       Lower limb tendinopathy rehabilitation

•       Knee injuries and post-operative rehabilitation

•       Exercise rehabilitation

 

Experience:

•       Tennis Australia Tournament Physiotherapist (2014-current)

•       International Tennis Federation Tournament Physiotherapist- Women’s Pro Tour Event, Japan (2017)

•       Physiotherapist- National Centre of Excellence/Gymnastics Australia (2016-2017)

•       Team Physiotherapist- Sandringham Zebras VFL (2011-2012)

•       Team Physiotherapist- Victoria Metro U18, U23 and Senior Representative VAFA Teams (2010-2011)

•       Team Physiotherapist- Ormond Amateur Football Club (2009-2011)

 

Personal Interests:

•       Shopping!

•       Spending time with family, friends and pets

•       Keeping fit

•       Trying many of Melbourne’s new cafés and restaurants

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