Vanessa Ade is a Consultant Physiotherapist working with Barb Hungerford at Sydney Spine and Pelvis Physiotherapy. She brings a wealth of experience having previous trained as a massage therapist and Exercise Physiologist before studying Physiotherapy. She has studied extensively with Barb and combines her skills in Myo-fascial releases, Muscle Energy techniques & Manual therapy with detailed diagnostic evaluation to provide the best possible care for her patients with Sacro-iliac joint & pelvic injuries, pregnancy & postpartum issues, hip injuries such as labral tears & gluteal tendinopathy, & low back issues.
Vanessa also enjoys treating and providing specific rehab for sporting injuries such as knees, ankles and shoulder injuries following her extensive work with the Sydney Kings men’s basketball team and GWS Giants in the AFL.
Vanessa understands the rigours of elite sports, plus the struggles that come with injuries as she represented Australia in Rhythmic Gymnastic.