About our Ocean Blue practice
We are a team of experienced and passionate Physiotherapists with a wide range of treatment modalities.
Conveniently located within Ocean Blue Gym complex in the Papamoa Plaza with plenty of parking out the front. We have a flat level/wheelchair access to the treatment rooms. We are available for consultations for both gym members and the general public. Being located within the Ocean Blue complex allows our team access to the gym and pool environment, to progress our clients rehabilitation.
Leanne MarshallPrincipal, Physiotherapist
BPhty, MPNZ, PINC Certified Cancer Rehabilitation Physiotherapist, McKenzie Credentialled therapist, COMT (Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy)
Leanne has had over 10 years’ experience since graduating with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy from Otago University in 2007. Leanne has worked in the hospital and private practice setting within New Zealand. She has also worked overseas in the Public Hospital system in England and Private practice setting in Melbourne Australia.
Originally from Hamilton Leanne moved to the beautiful Bay in 2015 and has been with Body In Motion since. She is a full time Physiotherapist here at Body in motion and a Pilates instructor. Leanne has recently completed a Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy through AUT. She is certified in the McKenzie approach to treatment and provides rehabilitation to Woman during and after cancer treatment.
She enjoys using a wide variety of treatment techniques including manual therapy, home exercise prescription and education to ensure her clients a speedy recovery, they achieve their goals and prevent injury recurrence. When not at work Leanne enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, playing golf and travelling.
BHSc (Physiotherapy), MPNZ
Courtney is a Tauranga local, growing up here in the bay before moving north to study at Auckland University of Technology (AUT). She graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science, Physiotherapy. Hoping to return and reside in the bay and with a keen interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, Courtney obtained a new graduate position here at Body and motion.
Courtney’s treatment approach is a combination of patient education, exercise prescription and manual therapy techniques to rehab patients back to their previous functional level. Courtney is keen and is looking forward to being a member of the Body in Motion team.
Outside of work she enjoys playing basketball and netball and enjoys spending her spare time in summer near the water. With a keen interest in sports injuries and rehabilitation and also adolescent and youth injuries.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MPNZ
Kelly is from London where she trained and started her Physiotherapy career. Graduating from Brunel University in 2009, she then worked in two large London based Hospitals gaining experience in a variety of clinical settings. After working in the NHS for four years, she decided to go travelling, broadening her horizons and emerging herself in different cultures.
After being away for over two years, Kelly eventually decided to settle in NZ. She worked in a private practice in Queenstown which allowed her to build on her skills and knowledge in sports and musculoskeletal injuries. Kelly is passionate about treating holistically to prevent injuries from re-occurring, working together with patients to meet their individual needs and goals.
Kelly enjoys all outdoors activities and is now looking forward to the warmer weather in the Bay of Plenty and being near the ocean. Travel, hiking/ camping, swimming, running and Pilates.