Inner Active Pelvic Health Physiotherapy is committed to providing you quality care in the treatment of bladder,
bowels and pain concerns in a safe and comfortable place.
Since graduating in 2005 Tafy has spent the last 10 years working with women. Over that time her interest continued to develop in gaining skills in pelvic health for both men and women. She holds post graduate certificates in Exercise for Women and Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation from the University of Melbourne and has trained in Pilates. In addition to her role as Principal Physiotherapist at IAP, she also consults at the Royal Women’s hospital which has empowered her to deliver a holistic whole person approach in her treatments.
She is experienced in the management of pregnancy-related musculoskeletal conditions (including coccyx pain, pelvic girdle pain and thoracic pain), return to sport after childbirth, incontinence, prolapse, chronic pelvic pain, perineal trauma, mastitis, pre and post-operative pelvic surgery rehabilitation and pre and postnatal abdominal and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction. Tafy has a patient- centred hands on approach in working with a broad spectrum of patients. She is also a sessional tutor at the University of Melbourne. Outside work she enjoys traveling, running, spending time with family and keeping up with her three very active boys.
► Continence foundation of Australia
► Continence Foundation of Australia Physiotherapy Group (Victoria Branch)
► Australian Physiotherapy Association -Women’s, Men’s and Pelvic Health committee member
► Australia New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group (ANZGOG)
Janice Campbell has been practising as a Physiotherapist since 1983 in both the private and public sectors. Specialising in Continence and Women’s Health since 2004, her main areas of expertise include pregnancy and post natal issues, pelvic floor rehabilitation, bladder and bowel continence and prolapse.
With over 14 years of experience in the field of Women’s Health, Janice has helped many women achieve their goals in complete health.
She holds a special interest in the older women providing education on osteoporosis prevention and management.
Shuchi completed her Bachelor in Physiotherapy and Master’s in Sports in 2008. Since then, she has gained extensive experience working in both private and public settings.
Shuchi has always had an interest in women’s health and pelvic health which has led her in gaining further postgraduate studies. She combines her knowledge in the area of women’s health with her extensive background in musculoskeletal rehabilitation to establish a holistic approach in her patient care and treatment. Shuchi has a particular interest in working with pregnant and postpartum women and understands the challenges they face. She is passionate about complete wellbeing, understands the benefits of exercise and education to empower women in managing their conditions throughout the life stages.
Outside of work she enjoys Cycling, classical Indian dance, yoga.
Niki graduated from CSU with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. She is currently completing her Masters of Pelvic Health Physiotherapy degree at Melbourne University.
Niki is passionate about using an empathetic approach in helping people to better understand their health and work together towards achieving their personal goals, be it returning to exercise after having a baby or reducing knee pain to get back in the garden and anything in between.
Niki has a special interest in: pregnancy related pelvic and low back pain, dance injuries including Pre-Pointe and dance assessments, female urinary incontinence, knee and hip osteoarthritis, complex trauma injuries, osteoporosis and falls prevention.
Clinical Pilates (DMA Level 1 & 2 qualified instructor)
Outside of work Niki enjoys playing tennis, traveling, waiting patiently for North Melbourne’s next premiership, seeing live music, and most of all spending time with her dog Frank.
Catherine has over 12 years experience in a wide variety of physiotherapy areas. She has followed specifically her interest in men’s & women’s pelvic floor physiotherapy and physiotherapy for the childbearing years since qualifying from the University of Melbourne with a Postgraduate Certificate in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy in 2012.
Catherine is passionate about helping women and men maintain health, fitness and continence throughout all stages of their lives. She is committed to evidence based practice via regular participation in professional development and is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (including the Continence & Women’s Health Group) and the Continence Foundation of Australia (Physiotherapy Group). She has also participated in teaching at Latrobe University. In addition to working in private practice, Catherine works as a pelvic floor physiotherapist at Northern Health Community Therapy Service.
(Currently on Maternity Leave)
Lakshani is a warm and compassionate person and a tremendous asset to our practice. She holds an honours degree in Information Systems Management and is a PMP certified Project Manager. Her knowledge of process management and information systems has allowed her to do an amazing job at setting up and coordinating our support services. She loves working with children, and volunteering in the community. She also enjoys travelling, gardening, and enjoys creating happy memories through food.
Anna is a warm and compassionate person and a tremendous addition to our practice. She’s amazing with handling all patient queries and appointments. She brings her many years of experience as a medical receptionist and implements her skills to provide a safe and friendly experience for all patients attending Inner Active Physiotherapy.
Anna enjoys cooking, gardening, going to the beach and dining out with family and friends.