OUR TEAM

At Primal, we empower our team members to chart their own path while offering the invaluable support and guidance that comes from being part of a united, healthcare team.

Our team are built to outperform.

We are defined by the quality of our team.

Primal Physiotherapy is home to a highly skilled and compassionate team dedicated to helping individuals achieve their optimal physical health. Led by experienced physiotherapists, our team provides personalised treatment plans tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient. Whether you’re recovering from an injury, managing chronic pain, or seeking to enhance your performance, our holistic approach ensures comprehensive care.

At Primal Physiotherapy, we place great importance on open communication. We view ourselves as partners in your journey, working collaboratively to design a treatment plan that empowers you to take control of your healing and rehabilitation.

We are committed to remaining at the forefront of our field. Our team continually expands their knowledge and skills, embracing evidence-based practices and the latest advancements in physiotherapy. From innovative techniques to cutting-edge technology, we bring the very best to our practice.

Meet Our Team

Lisa Tran

Lisa Tran

Clinical Director

Lisa is the Principal Physiotherapist and Clinical Director here at Primal Physio. With a breadth of experience, Lisa’s main interests rely on sports and spinal physiotherapy & post-surgical rehab. Lisa also has years of experience in complex cases and chronic pain. With her vast experience and passion in helping people, she leads our dedicated team and ensures that the team delivers a high-quality service to the community. Discover more about Lisa here →

Andreas Zacharakis

Andreas Zacharakis

Senior Physio

Andreas is a Senior Physiotherapist with us here at Primal and runs our student placements. Having suffered injuries in his junior sporting years, Andreas decided to pursue a career in physiotherapy to help those in need get back to full health. Andreas has many years treating a variety of injuries and has special interests in sports rehabilitation, Pre & Post surgery and knee injuries. Discover more about Andreas here→

Rohan Rampton

Rohan Rampton

Primal Osteo

Rohan graduated from RMIT University with a double degree in Bachelor of Health Science and Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy). He is an enthusiastic lover of both physical therapy and training and with this brings a dedicated approach to providing exemplary client-care. Changing lives is a passion for Rohan. Outside osteopathy, Rohan is an avid powerlifter with experience in Olympic wrestling! Discover more about Rohan here →

Anthony Belanti

Anthony Belanti

Primal Physio

Anthony graduated with a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science and Masters of Physiotherapy at Swinburne University. In doing this he has developed a profound passion for diagnosing and rehabilitating sporting and musculoskeletal conditions. Anthony has experience with a multitude of soccer clubs ranging from Senior NPL level to the Melbourne Victory FC Women’s Team. Anthony strives to work in collaboration with his clients to both educate, rehabilitate and help them to achieve their goals. Discover more about Anthony →

Jacob Kilci

Jacob Kilci

Primal Physio

Jacob, graduated with a Master’s degree from Swinburne University. He’s passionate about sports, playing futsal and weightlifting having played competitive soccer for clubs like Hume City FC and Green Gully. Yakup loves problem-solving and building strong connections with patients. He believes in personalised treatments and helping people achieve their best selves. Get better and enjoy the process with Yakup at Primal! Discover more about Jacob here →
Ranee Heard

Ranee Heard

Primal Osteo

Ranee graduated with a joint Bachelor and masters of Osteopathy from Victoria University. Originally from the coastal haven of Portland, where she grew her love for the beach and water activities. Ranee is a running enthusiast, an avid participant in running events. Her journey into osteopathy was inspired by her personal experience overcoming injuries. With a background in Nursing, Ranee is passionate about shifting the focus from pain to promoting an enjoyable healing journey. Discover more about Ranee →

Dann Bay

Dann Bay

Primal Physio

Dann holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences and a Master of Physiotherapy from La Trobe University. Beyond his professional journey, he enjoys volleyball, gym workouts, hiking, and running – topped with coffee and pastries! Passionate about helping people, his diverse experiences fuel his commitment to patient-centered care. Dann thrives on creating positive therapeutic experiences and empowering individuals to overcome barriers on their unique journeys to improved well-being. Discover more about Dann →

Irish Martinez

Irish Martinez

Primal Myotherapist

Irish holds a Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical Myotherapy from Torrens University Australia, coupled with an Advanced Diploma in Myotherapy from RMIT. Specialising in chronic pain management, she empowers patients to cultivate positive habits. As a Casley-Smith International recognised Lymphoedema Practitioner, she’s committed to improving the lives of those with chronic oedema and cancer recovery. Outside her practice, she enjoys gym workouts and culinary adventures.

Jordan Walsh

Jordan Walsh

Primal Physio

Jordan holds a Masters in Physiotherapy from Swinburne University. His career choice was inspired by a deep passion for sports and a strong competitive spirit. He finds immense joy in assisting patients on their journey to recovery, whether it’s through post-operative rehabilitation or injury prevention. As a member of the VAFA league football club AJAX FC, Jordan has honed his skills in strength and conditioning, game day injury assessments, and return-to-play testing. Discover more about Jordan →

Bethany Smith

Bethany Smith

Primal Physio

Bethany brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to her work, holding a Master of Physiotherapy from La Trobe University and an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science from Victoria University. With extensive experience in sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapy, she has thrived as a sports trainer in a variety of sports, including football, rugby union, and soccer. Her professional interests shine in strength and conditioning, and she’s driven by a passion for continuous learning and exceptional patient care.

Justin Nguyen

Justin Nguyen

Primal Physio

Justin completed his studies at La Trobe University, with a Masters of Physiotherapy. Passionate about holistic care and with a background in basketball and volleyball, Justin brings a dynamic approach to rehabilitation. His commitment to personalised solutions and ongoing learning ensures you’ll receive personalised care tailored to your needs. Let’s embark on a journey to restore function and achieve your health goals together. Discover more about Justin →

Huy Vu

Huy Vu

Primal Physio

Huy is a dedicated fifth-year physio and holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from The University of Notre Dame, Fremantle. With this solid educational foundation, Huy brings a wealth of healthcare experience to his role with us at Primal. Huy exemplifies a strong commitment to patient-centered care and a genuine desire to support his local community. Outside of work, he channels his passion for fitness through CrossFit and triathlon and enjoys cherished moments with his family. Discover more about Huy →

Tuyen Nguyen

Tuyen Nguyen

Primal Myotherapist

Tuyen is a dedicated myotherapist with four years of professional experience, having studied myotherapy at RMIT University. A proud local of the western suburbs, Tuyen is passionate about helping her community achieve their health and wellness goals. Her expertise and compassionate approach make her an invaluable asset to our team

James Traegar

James Traegar

Primal Osteo

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George Leonardos

George Leonardos

Primal Osteo

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Jack Cotton

Jack Cotton

Primal Physio

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Quynh Tran

Quynh Tran

Senior Client Services

Quynh is our senior administrator who brings a deep passion for Primal’s mission of assisting people from all walks of life. Currently studying for a Bachelor of Education, Quynh aims to become a teacher and be a positive influence on future generations. Her dedication and enthusiasm make her an integral part of our team. Discover more about Quynh →

Lillian Zammit

Lillian Zammit

Client Services - Physio Student

Lillian is our lovely front of house, responsible for Client Services. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice. Lillian enjoys everything active and is a current karate black belt! She also enjoys playing volleyball, muay thai and yoga.

Sarah Cassar

Sarah Cassar

Client Services

Sarah is our lovely front of house, responsible for Client Services. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Psychology. Sarah has danced since she was 3 years old and excelled in 100 metre sprints in her high school athletic carnivals. She is one of eight children and loves helping people! Discover more about Sarah →

Danielle Pantalita

Danielle Pantalita

Client Services

Danielle, is a vibrant member of our admin team. She is currently pursuing a Law and PPE degree at La Trobe, fueled by a passion for human rights. As a Braybrook College alumna at Primal, she values community ties for healthier relationships. With a big heart for clients, she ensures rehab is an unforgettable, smile-filled experience. Discover more about Dani →

Isabela Raymundo

Isabela Raymundo

Client Services - Student Physio

Isabela is part of our amazing front of house team. She is currently studying physiotherapy and is looking forward to pursuing her career goals. Isabela also represents Australia in ice hockey (don’t mess with her!) and enjoys being active during her free time. Discover more about Isabela here →

Allira Alberto

Allira Alberto

Client Services

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