Patrick joined the team at Bend + Mend following a move to Sydney from the Central Coast, NSW and has a keen interest in treating both spinal (neck and back) pain as well as acute sporting injuries. After Graduating with Honours, he developed his career in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy with further study in strength and conditioning, shoulder rehabilitation and taping methods. Patrick knows the value of injury prevention and sports performance following the acute phase of treatment. He works closely with his patients to get them back to pre-injury levels. Patrick has also done further study into Dry Needling, injury prevention programming for strength and conditioning, shoulder rehabilitation and taping methods. Having a background of working in variety of sports from grass roots netball to professional rugby league, he enjoys getting to the root of your musculoskeletal issue and developing a planned approach to returning you to the pitch, as safely and as soon as possible.