Jill Crippen


Jill completed her Physiotherapy degree in Manchester, UK in 1991. She gained diverse experience working in the public health system before relocating to the North Island of NZ where she worked as a Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist as well as a Clinical Educator for Auckland Physiotherapy students. She gained her Certificate in Acupuncture before moving to Perth in 1998. After completing her Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy, she has spent more than 16 years specialising in Sports Injuries and Musculoskeletal Therapy in Private Practice using mainly manual therapy and exercise prescription. As well as providing Physiotherapy services to local rugby league, touch rugby and netball teams she also has experience in treating and prescribing exercise programs for the over 55s including balance training and falls prevention.


Her areas of special clinical interest include:


  • Spinal health Sports rehab – tennis, rugby league, swimming, netball, rowing, running, touch rugby
  • Return to sport/work programs
  • Dry Needling
  • Biomechanical assessments and correction esp. in adolescents
  • Postural assessments and correction
  • Orthotic prescription
  • Pre and post op joint replacement
  • ACL rehab
  • Post op management of Rotator Cuff surgery
  • Elderly care