Our Team

Jacqueline Swart

Jacqueline believes that Managing Movement is the future of Physiotherapy.

The Kinetic Control and The Performance Matrix process has been instrumental in helping her provide her patients and clients with the highest evidence base quality of service available. She strongly believes in the importance of managing movement impairments to help her patients achieve the best movement health and to prevent the recurrence of symptoms and improve their quality of life.
Jacqueline completed her physiotherapy degree from the University of Pretoria in South Africa. She  completed the Orthopeadic Manual Therapy course in 1998 and has presented as a lecturer on this course for more than 10 years. She is also a qualified Pilates instructor and uses the studio equipment as part of her specific movement retraining.
Jacqueline first came across the concept of movement control in 2004 and has never looked back. She has a passion for working with athletes and qualified as an accredited Performance Matrix Trainer, Tutor and Consultant in 2008. Since the she has been working developing her expertise in the system.  She has attended several of the world athletic championships as team physiotherapist. She was also part of the research team and co-author of the published paper “Intra and Inter-Rater Reliability of Screening for Movement Impairments. Movement Control tests from The Foundation Matrix. Journal of Sport Science and Medicine.
She qualified as a Kinetic Control Movement Therapist and Accredited Tutor in 2012 and is passionate about sharing the message about the importance of movement control and movement health with her colleagues in South Africa.
She started a Manage Movement Centre in South Africa where her main area of expertise is treating patients with various musculoskeletal disorders as well as sports injuries, preventing injuries/recurrence of injuries and improving overall movement health.
She is a firm believer in both her mentors’ words: “Managing Movement helps you move better, feel better and do more”
   

Physiotherapists:

Leonie Meyer

Leonie is passionate about people and helping them to improve their function and quality of life. She enjoys using movement assessments to find the cause of their problems and doesn’t only focus on treatment of their symptoms. Since using this approach she has had much better results and very happy clients.

Desiree de Wet

Desiree has worked both in the public and private sector, where she has treated patients with a wide variety of conditions. She has acquired a lot of knowledge and expertise including joint and neural mobilizations, pain management skills, movement dysfunction and motor control retraining. All of which she utilizes in her role to finding the cause of the problem. She is also passionate in learning about new evidence to improve her skills and expertise and strives to deliver the best treatment to her patients.

Thana Schoeman

Thana is a passionate physiotherapist who loves to get people moving. By improving their awareness of how they move and empowering them to move better, she strives to leave her patients more functional than she found them. She follows an active lifestyle and wants to help and motivate her patients to do the same.

Administrative staff:

Edith de Bruin

Margaret Josling

Lizzy Raseona