Clare Ballina

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.Phty)




Clare completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland in 1990. Since then, she has worked and travelled overseas in USA and Mexico, where she worked as a general physiotherapist in sports medicine. She has competed in, and promoted international women’s fitness.

For the past 20 years, Clare has lived on the Sunshine Coast, where she grew up. She lives with her husband, who was a champion natural body builder in Mexico. She has worked part-time in private practice and concurrently in the aged care sector, whilst also raising their 4 wonderful children. She had a strong base of manual therapy skills and clinical reasoning.

Clare’s children and extended family are an inspiration to her.

Professional Memberships:


British Journal of Sports Medicine

Clinical Edge Co. – online professional development seminars