Mission

Our Mission is to provide an outstanding level of professional service to ensure the best outcome for our clients needs.

Meet the team

Physiotherapists
Mila Park

Mila Park

Mila Park

Senior Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physiotherapy), PGD (Musc), NZRP

Mila Park has completed her physiotherapy degree from AUT in 2006. She also completed Postgraduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal physiotherapy and is a certified acupuncture practitioner.
Her passion for sports performance and rehabilitation has led her to a number of paths, especially in the sport of Badminton. Most recently was her role as the team physiotherapist for World Junior Badminton Championship in 2015 and for South Korean Team for Rio Olypmic in 2016. She is also Medical 2 certified practitioner of Titleist Performance Institute.
She is the director of Institue of Sports Physiotherapy in Onehunga, Auckland, since 2010, leading a team of physiotherapists.

Simon Ro

Simon Ro

Simon Ro

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physiotherapy), NZRP

Simon Ro is our golf-specific physiotherapist, being a Level 3 certified practitioner of Titleist Performance Institute Medical, the largest and most influential golf-specific performance and rehabilitation institute in the world.
He also has personally reached a high level of golf playing as well, marked by his 1st placing at Coca-Cola Junior golf stroke tournament in 2003. Since then he has focused on his studies and attained his degree via Auckland University of Technology.
With his successful golf career and extensive biomechanical knowledge in golf, he is able to reach competitive professional golfers, investigate their movements, and further develop pathways of rehabilitation.

Graeme Lawson

Graeme Lawson

Graeme Lawson

Senior Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physiotherapy) NZRP

Practicing for over 10 years, Graeme offers a wealth of experience and knowledge treating injuries, after having worked both in the UK and New Zealand. He has developed a broad skill set, providing a progressive blend of hands on manual therapy, dry needling and tailored exercises.
Previously running his own clinic, he established a special interest in gym-based injuries, having the knowledge of correct lifting form and the tools to correct faulty movement patterns to prevent injuries in the future. As an avid sportsman himself, he understands the importance of movement health and its positive effect on the human body.

Bora Kim

Bora Kim

Bora Kim

Physiotherapist

BHSc (Physiotherapy), NZRP
Bora Kim completed her Physiotherapy degree (BSc) at Auckland University of Technology and is currently undertaking a Postgraduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. She is certified to perform dry-needling and acute pain management.
Her main interests are in bio-mechanic and rehabilitation. Bora believes that for successful rehabilitation, you need an effective communication, appropriate assessment and individualised treatment. This will allow for a holistic approach to your recovery.

Massage Therapist
Sophie McKay

Sophie McKay

Sophie McKay

Massage Therapist

Dip Therapeutic massage (Sports)

I have over 6 years experience and love working with a diverse range of clients. I love helping to facilitate change for my clients, helping them reach their goals through massage be it a marathon or just getting through a week.
In my downtime I love keeping active by running, hiking and paddle boarding.

Acupuncturist
Mei Lu

Mei Lu

Mei Lu

Senior Acupuncturist

BHSc (Acupuncture&Chinese Medicine), NZASA

Mei is a certified acupuncture and Chinese medicine practitioner in New Zealand, mainly trained and practised in China. She takes a uniquely comprehensive and holistic approach to injuries and pain management.
Mei learnt Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in her childhood, by following the family’s footsteps, she also has a passion in infertility and gynecological health. Providing not only individually tailored expertise therapy plan, but also professional advice and support including counselling, diet, exercise and lifestyle changes.

Administrators
Sarah Heares

Sarah Heares

Sarah Heares

Receptionist

I am a friendly and bubbly person who loves to help and assist others. I am here to make sure you have a great experience at Institute of Sport Physiotherapy from beginning to end. I will do my best to answer any questions you have.

When I’m not on the frontline here I love spending time with my cat Minnie, my niece, and my friends. I love going to the movies, taking long walks, iced coffee, and the colour pink!

Brittany Taufitu

Brittany Taufitu

Brittany Taufitu

Receptionist

Hello my name is Brittany. I am a polite, friendly receptionist who loves helping and interacting with people and has a passion for delivering excellent administrative support.

With 2 years and 5 months experience in customer service/admin field.

I’m excited to work with highly qualified individuals who not only care about their client’s health and wellbeing but have the expertise and experience to get lasting results.

If you have any queries regarding Acc, treatment, fees, appointments, or if you would like to make a booking, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am always happy to assist.

When I have time on my hands, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, playing netball, baking and reading.