MEET THE TEAM
Owner | BscPhysiotherapy | Practice Principal
Thirona graduated in 2008 at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. Thirona enjoys the outdoors, hiking and is an avid squash player. Thirona’s history in sports physiotherapy began with physiotherapy on and off the rugby field. She now finds joy in treating musculoskeletal and orthopaedic conditions to get patients back on track. She also has been trained in treatment of headaches. Thirona believes in a combined hand’s on and rehabilitation approach to achieving your goals.
Acupuncturist / Tui-na therapist
Danny graduated from the New Zealand College of Chinese Medicine. He finished the course of Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture major) and Diploma of Tui-na therapy (level 7). Danny worked in South Korea as an English teacher and stockbroker. He grew his passion for Chinese medicine when his father was healed from a chronic illness through acupuncture and Moxibustion twenty years ago. During his study journey of Chinese medicine, Danny was fascinated by the fact that acupuncture cures the genuine roots of an illness, not just the symptoms. He is specialised in electric acupuncture and Tui-na medical massage. He now hopes that the unique medical therapy of acupuncture and Tui-na will contribute to the health of New Zealanders.
Jessie graduated a Bachelor of Health Science specialising in Podiatry from AUT University in 2013. She practised podiatry in Tasmania (AU) before her return to Auckland in 2017.
She believes that each individual is different and unique, therefore it is critical to treat patients in such manner and tailor the care and approach accordingly. She enjoys all areas of podiatry with particular interest in general podiatry and sports-related conditions and injuries.
Jessie was born in South Korea and migrated to New Zealand at the age of 12. She is fluent in English and Korean. Outside of work she enjoys photography, video editing and travelling.