Gloria is passionate about everyone achieving optimal recovery following injuries and fulfilling their potential. She is an APPI trained Pilates instructor, and runs Zone 34’s pilates classes. A full member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and the Australian Hand Therapy Association, Gloria also holds the internationally recognised qualification of Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) USA.
Gloria has extensive experience from treating professional athletes, to musicians, through to injuries sustained from daily computer use.
She has a keen interest in treating sports related injuries including:
- Fractures, dislocations, and ligament injuries
- Joint instabilities, such as Skier’s Thumb (UCL sprain) and Scapholunate or Ulnacarpal instability
- Tendon injuries such as Mallet Fingers, Pulley injuries in rock climbers, Oarsman’s wrist (intersection syndrome), DeQuervain’s syndrome, and Tennis/Golfer’s elbow
- Nerve related conditions such as Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
She is also able to create any customised splints to assist in healing and return to maximal function.
Gloria is Zone 34’s resident Hand Therapist. She also Instructs our Pilates Classes in The Zone. Click on the images below to find out more about these servcies.