Physiotherapy Services

Physiotherapy at Lake Cathie Physio involves 1 to 1 physio sessions where explaining your problem, teaching you the right exercises and relieving your pain are the focus of each session. Our Physiotherapists Barry, Sarah and Ashleigh all have extensive experience with a combined 45 years in clinical practice.


Barry Spencer – Physiotherapist
Barry grew up in Port Macquarie and has recently returned to the area with Sarah and their young family. He has a wide range of experience having worked in professional cricket for 10 years, established and managed Physiotherapy private practices and developed education and clinical care programs. He has undertaken further training in a variety of area’s including dry needling and western acupuncture, pilates, kinesiology taping, persistent pain management, athletic screening and development programs and headache treatment.

Sarah Spencer – Physiotherapist
Sarah studied and worked in London before moving to Australia. She has extensive experience having worked in public health and private practice. Sarah has a clinical interest in dizziness, Pilates, falls prevention and kinesiology taping. Sarah played elite level netball and understands the unique demands of elite athletes. In her spare time after running around after their three young children Sarah enjoys painting.

Ashleigh Page – Physiotherapist
Ashleigh recently moved to the area with her husband and young family after studying in Perth and working in both Queensland and Perth. Ashleigh has a range of experience, with the majority being in the public hospital sector as well as a stint in private practice. Her areas of interest include chronic disease management, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation and post-surgical rehabilitation. In her spare time, Ashleigh enjoys stand up paddle boarding and spending time at the beach with her family.


  • Acute and chronic physiotherapy
  • Spinal pain management and rehabilitation
  • Private, Medicare, DVA, CTP and Workcover patients
  • Pilates classes and individual programs
  • Veterans Affairs exercise groups
  • Stepping On Falls Prevention Programs (free service)
  • Pre and post surgery rehabilitation
  • Post fracture rehabilitation
  • Western acupuncture and dry needling
  • Headache treatment
  • Assessment and treatment of vertigo and dizziness
  • Gym/fitness classes in our spacious and well equipped gym
  • Kinesio taping and sports taping
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehab/sputum clearance

Call today to discuss your healthcare needs: (02) 6584 8899.
Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm