Please note: all clinics will be closed 29/3/24 - 1/4/24, except Physio services at Stepney, which will be open 8am - 12.30pm on 30/3/24, and Hydrotherapy classes at Welland pool, which will also be open on 30/3/24.

Ned Pontifex


About Ned Pontifex

Sports, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, MACP
Experienced in sports injuries, post-operative knee, ankle and shoulders, hip and knee osteoarthritis, tendinopathy, spinal pain, active rehabilitation, injury prevention and promoting active lifestyles.

Special Interests

  • Sports injuries
  • Post-operative Knee, Ankle and Shoulders
  • Hip and Knee osteoarthritis
  • Tendinopathy
  • Spinal Pain
  • Active rehabilitation
  • Injury prevention
  • Promoting active lifestyles

Service Location

Stepney Healthcare Hub


  • Masters Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, University of South Australia
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Honours, University of South Australia
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Adelaide

Awards & Achievements

  • Principal Physiotherapist SPORTSMED·SA since 2008
  • Port Power Club Physiotherapist 2010 – 2011
  • Chairperson Sports Physio Group SA, APA 2007–08
  • West Adelaide Football club physiotherapist 2006-2007, 2013 – Current
  • University Tutor, University of South Australia 2006–08
  • Port Adelaide Magpies Club Physiotherapist 2005
  • Adelaide Lightning Basketball Physiotherapist, 2007–09
  • Contax Netball Club Physiotherapist, 2004–05
  • Private Practice Physio in Adelaide since 2002
  • Physiotherapist in Leeds, United Kingdom 2001–02

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