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Meet the team: David Brimfield

Published: October 3, 2019

Born and raised in the inner western suburbs of Sydney, David completed his Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Australian Catholic University in 2015. Having a real passion for sport, David competed at a national level in rowing whilst still in his last year of high school. The sporting passion continued through his work as a sports trainer and then physiotherapist for Manly United Football Club (NPL). David's passions now lie in snow sports, cycling, running, swimming and motorcycling. He has set himself a goal of completing a Half Ironman Triathlon in 2020.

David is the newest member of the Back in Motion Camberwell team, having joined in October 2019. He spent the last 18 months living and working in London as a physiotherapist in Orthopaedic and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. His key area of interest is post surgical patients - helping them to return to full function. He also has a strong interest in sporting injuries and the preventative Physiotherapy.


Best thing about my job?

Seeing people improve and progress towards their goals.

 

Greatest challenge in my role?

Being a GWS supporter in Melbourne.

 

Favourite Body Part to Treat?

Anything lower limb, but particularly post surgical knee patients.

 

Football Team?

Greater Western Sydney Giants.

 

Favourite Food?

Thai or Japanese food is pretty great!

 

I try to relax by?

Binge watching the next hit show on Netflix.

 

Top 5 dinner guests?

Adam Goodes, Hugh Jackman, Shawn White, Nick Murphy and Eric Clapton.

 

If I wasn’t a physio, I would be…

Still working in healthcare in another capacity.