Our Physiotherapists

Precision Physiotherapists!

All of our physiotherapists have a professional university-level qualification as a minimum requirement. We operate as an evidence-based practice, using clinical approaches proven and recommended through research and consensus guidelines.

We have a professional development program to keep us up-to-date with current practice guidelines.

Our senior physiotherapist, Dr. Aubrey Monie, who contributes to, and supervises our professional development, has several university-level qualifications, is a former adjunct teaching fellow at The University of Western Australia, and an Australian Physiotherapy Association titled musculoskeletal physiotherapist.

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Meet the Precision Physiotherapy Team

Dr. Aubrey Monie

Ph.D. (Lumbar spine), B.Sc. Physiotherapy, Graduate Diploma Sports Manual Therapy, Master of Manual Therapy with Distinction, Master of Medical Science (Shoulder JPS), Advanced course Dry Needling (2000), APA titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Former adjunct Teaching Fellow (U.W.A.), Former clinical assessor for the Australian Physiotherapy Council.

Aubrey received his physiotherapy degree from Curtin University (Perth, Western Australia) in 1998. In 2003 Aubrey completed a Graduate Diploma in Sports & Manual Therapy from the Centre for Musculoskeletal Studies at the University of Western Australia (CMS, UWA) and then completed his Master of Medical Science (by thesis, shoulder JPS) at UWA in January 2009 and lectured and tutored anatomy for Notre Dame University physiotherapy students during this time. He has held positions as a personal trainer and sports trainer for various sporting clubs, including; Perth Demons FC, Dianella White Eagles soccer club, Nedlands Rugby, and Cobra Kickboxing. Aubrey was an Adjunct Teaching Fellow at the Centre for Musculoskeletal Studies while completing his Master of Manual Therapy degree (with Distinction) at U.W.A. In 2016 Aubrey completed his Ph.D. project at UWA and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, which investigated mechanical low back pain and reported diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of problematic lumbar spine structures. Aubrey and co-authors have published in international, peer-review journals. Aubrey has also reviewed manuscripts for journal publications. Aubrey is a titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist by the Australian Physiotherapy Association.

Aubrey has years of experience in strength and conditioning and athletics. He has competed in Muay Thai/Kickboxing, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and has taught Martial Arts since he was a teenager. He now mixes his training evenly between cardiovascular training, stretching, and strengthening.

Overall, Aubrey has significant theoretical and practical experience and is well trained to assess, diagnose and treat musculoskeletal (muscle, nerve, and joint related) conditions.

Image: Aubrey treating a low back using a manual therapy technique.

Cameron Jackson

B.Sc. Physiotherapy, Dry Needling, APAM, Senior Physiotherapist at Precision Physiotherapy.

Cameron has worked at Precision Physiotherapy since graduating from Curtin University in 2014. He thoroughly enjoys assisting his patients, of all ages and walks of life, who present with musculoskeletal conditions. Cameron has a interest in sports injuries and is familiar with those specific to contact sports. He prides himself on his ability to assess, problem-solve, diagnose and manage common and complex conditions, in all regions of the body.

Cameron has played competitive Australian rules football, as well as social golf, basketball, tennis, and squash. As a lover of sport, Cameron follows many codes and is a big fan of Aussie rules, basketball, and American football.

Melissa Mongeal

B.Sc. Physiotherapy, APAM, Senior Physiotherapist at Precision Physiotherapy.

Melissa grew up in France and completed her Physiotherapy degree in 2014. Melissa has worked as a physiotherapist, support worker, and sports trainer, and has practiced Yoga on a regular basis for over three years.

Melissa treats a variety of conditions including neck & back pain, shoulder, hip and knee conditions, sports injuries, worker and motor vehicle injuries, osteoarthritis and headaches and uses a combination of joint mobilisation, soft-tissue massage, dry needling, and exercise, as part of a multi-modal approach to deal with musculoskeletal conditions.

Working at Precision Physiotherapy East Fremantle (next to Bicton), Melissa has teamed up with like-minded clinicians, who aim for accurate diagnosis, treating the source of a problem, exercise prescription and excellent patient outcomes. Melissa works closely with Dr. Aubrey Monie (company director) when managing difficult cases.

Overall, Melissa is an evidence-based, effective physiotherapist, who likes to assess thoroughly, target the source of a problem and achieve excellent patient outcomes.

Image: Melissa treating a new mum.

Catherine Wang

B.Sc. Physiotherapy (Curtin), APAM.

Catherine graduated from Curtin University and has enjoyed working at Precision Physiotherapy ever since. She also had previous clinical internships in hospitals, nursing homes, and private clinics and was a volunteer in Hollywood private hospital.

Catherine works caringly with patients and is dedicated to delivering patient-centered care with evidence-based treatment and management. Since starting with Precision Physiotherapy, management has received several excellent reviews on Catherine.

Catherine is methodical in treating musculoskeletal conditions and treats using effective manual therapy [hands-on] techniques and keeps herself updated on the latest evidence-based practice by reading research articles and attending regular professional development with the Precision Physiotherapy team.

Outside of work, Catherine continues her long history of dancing. She also enjoys hiking, traveling, yoga, and other outdoor activities and speaks fluent Mandarin.

Ruth Lira

B.Sc. Physiotherapy (Curtin), APAM, Senior Physiotherapist at Precision Physiotherapy.

Ruth has over 10 years of experience in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, covering spinal & shoulder pain, post-operative joint rehabilitation, jaw pain and woman’s health concerns.  She manages post-natal and incontinence issues. Ruth has a special interest and extensive training in treating vertigo and balance disorders, offering a comprehensive assessment to manage these vestibular problems. 

Matthew Irwin

B.Sc. Physiotherapy (Curtin), APAM, Senior Physiotherapist at Precision Physiotherapy.

Matt doesn’t need an introduction, he has been part of the furniture since 2009. Since graduating, Matt has worked at Precision, and he has learnt to assess, clinically reason, diagnose, treat and manage patients. He has also attended professional development and contributed to the Team’s learning for years – he is an expert in the field.

Why See Us?

Our combined qualifications and knowledge include; Ph.D.(low back pain), Master of Manual Therapy, Master of Medical Science (shoulder thesis), Grad. Dip. Sports Manual Therapy, B.Sc. Physiotherapy, and Myofascial Dry Needling (all therapists), Pilates, Personal Training, Former Teaching Fellow for the centre for Musculoskeletal Studies (UWA), Musculoskeletal clinical assessor for the Australian Physiotherapy Council.

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Book an appointment with us today via our online link (below) or call us on 9317 7007 or 9313 3999