Our Team


Physiotherapists

Our Team Tim Fletcher


Timothy Fletcher
Senior Physiotherapist
BHMvt, MPhys, MAPA

With more than 10 years professional experience, Tim’s undergraduate was completed in rural Australia, where he undertook a Human Movement degree and majored in Exercise Science at Charles Sturt University in Bathurst. Following its completion in 2002, he then completed a Masters degree in Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney.Tim then worked at the Physio Joint for 4 years where his experience included both private practice and hospital work. It was here that Tim also established the clinic’s hydrotherapy function and gained experience in the Mckenzie method of treating spinal pain and also pre and post natal Physiotherapy for pregnant mothers at Newcastle Private hospital. Following this, Tim worked at the Baily Point Physiotherapy clinic in Galway Ireland, for 18 months then moved to Dubai in 2008, where he joined Dubai Physiotherapy and Family Medicine and would stay for 6 years working in a variety of areas including sports injuries and completing the Titleist Performance Institute Qualification including others. Read More…

Simon Case

Simon Case
Senior Physiotherapist
BSc (Hons), MCSP, ACPSM.

Simon completed his BSc (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy at Bournemouth University, UK. After graduation Simon started working in the NHS as a junior physiotherapist followed by a position at the BMI Bath Clinic with some very highly skilled physiotherapists, surgeons and nursing staff where he honed his skills in orthopaedics, musculoskeletal outpatients and sports injuries. Simon then moved to Dubai where he worked as a senior physiotherapist at the Dubai Physiotherapy and Family Medicine Clinic for 3 years.Alongside the clinic work at Dubai Physiotherapy Simon was also offered a job as the UAE National Rugby Team Physiotherapist and also undertook a brief role working with a springboard diving squad in Dubai. Alongside his clinic work and sporting commitments Simon is also currently studying at Bath University (UK) for his MSc in Sports Physiotherapy. Read More…

 

Primrose Philips
Physiotherapist
BSc, MSc, MCSP.

Whilst studying Anatomical Science at Bristol University (UK), Primrose developed a keen interest in the human body and its function prompting her to complete a Masters in Physiotherapy at King’s College London.

She completed her junior rotations in a North London NHS hospital, UK, where Primrose was exposed to wide variety of areas including Musculoskeletal Outpatients, Respiratory (ITU, surgical, cardiac and paediatrics) and Trauma and Orthopaedics. Having grown up in a sport loving and active family Primrose naturally became interested in working with sports teams, athletes and their associated injuries. Whilst studying Physiotherapy she worked part time with London Cornish Rugby Club providing match day cover and since moving to Abu Dhabi in August 2014, has been working with Abu Dhabi Harlequins Ladies and Mens 2nd team. Primrose has been working for the past year at Healthpoint Hospital in Abu Dhabi working with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions predominantly affecting the peripheral joints. Read More…


Joanne Blackwood
MSc Orthopaedic Medicine, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
MCSP, HCPC, HAAD

Joanne completed her BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy in 2002 at the University of Hertfordshire, UK.  She worked initially for the NHS completing basic rotations, including paediatrics, out patients and orthopaedics, and progressed to senior level specialising in musculoskeletal problems.  Since 2006 she worked privately in the UK in both private clinics and for one of the largest private hospitals in the UK Nuffield Health.

Her work in private clinics enabled her to treat patients of all ages, including paediatrics, Read More…


Kate Quinlan
Physiotherapist
BHSc (Hons), MPT

Kate is a graduate summa cum laude from McMaster University’s Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) program in Ontario, Canada. During her undergraduate career, she developed a keen interest in Anatomy and Physiology and enjoyed working with patients while volunteering at McMaster University Medical Centre, which led her to pursue a career in Physiotherapy.

Prior to completing her Masters of Physical Therapy degree, Kate worked full-time, Read More…


Jennifer Dodge
Physiotherapist
B.Phys MAPA

Jennifer completed her Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy from The University of Newcastle in Australia. During her studies and following graduation, Jennifer’s passion for sports injury management has lead her to work with a range of sports teams and athletes. She started her Physiotherapy career in the private practice setting as well as working with The Sydney Swans AFL team and Olympic athletes. Read More…


Adam Byrne
Physiotherapist
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Adam graduated from the University of Hertfordshire in 2013 with a first-class honors degree. Prior this Adam completed a two-year higher certificate in Physiology and Health Science in the Institute of Technology Carlow, graduating with a distinction. After graduating Adam joined the physiotherapy team at The Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow where he completed rotations in orthopedics, medical respiratory and musculoskeletal outpatients where he worked for approximately 14 months. Read More…


Ciara White
Physiotherapist
BSc (Hons), MSc, MSCP.

Ciara completed her BSc (Hons) in Sports Rehabilitation and Exercise physiology at Carlow IT, Ireland. Following an internship position at Texas A&M University Football department, Ciara then went on to complete her MSc Physiotherapy at the University of Southampton.

She completed her junior rotations with Solent NHS in the city of Portsmouth and covered a variety of areas including musculoskeletal outpatients, trauma and orthopaedics, Neuro (acute & Rehab) and respiratory. Read More…

Masseuse


Celina BioCelina McNally
ITEC Dip, MCFHP (Ireland)
Massage Therapist

Celina received her ITEC diploma in anatomy, physiology, body massage and reflexology from Cork College of Commerce in Ireland. Following her graduation she went on to work in what was then reputed as Ireland’s first thallassotherapy Spa on Inchydoney Island in West Cork. During her time there Celina expanded her skills and received in house training in all things thallasso. These skills included Balneo, hydro and cryotherapy to detoxifying algae body wraps.
In early 2001 Celina made the move to Dubai and keeping a firm connection with her enthusiasm for holistic therapies, she worked freelance as a masseuse and part time in a holistic centre in Jumeirah. She also took on the role as lecturer teaching the ITEC programme for body massage at the Holistic Institute in Dubai. She is experienced in sport massage, deep tissue release and myofascial release. With the exciting and impending arrival of her first baby, Celina decided to pursue her passion in alternative therapies and qualified as a baby massage instructor which enabled her to keep in touch with her career while providing an amazing gift and bond to her children. Read More…

 

Receptionist / Admin

 

Michael

Michael Dela Fuente.
BSc, Hotel Management.
Receptionist / Administrator

Michael graduated from Trinity University of Asia with a BSc Degree in Hotel Management. Following graduation Michael decided to travel overseas and started working in the hotel industry in Abu Dhabi. Beginning his career in food and beverages he worked his way up to front desk at a large hotel in the capital and continued working there for 3 years before joining BounceBack Physiotherapy.

Michael is an intergral member of the team who has been with BounceBack physiotherapy since almost the beginning. If you have any questions or need an appointment Michael will be happy to help you. Read More…