Cara Peake, Physiotherapist
Cara graduated from Charles Sturt University in 2010 in her hometown of Albury. Since graduating and moving to Melbourne, Cara has developed a range of experiences in the hospital, clinical and sporting settings working with the Victorian State Indoor Hockey Team and Wolfpack Athletics Group.
Cara developed her passion for physiotherapy through her love of sport and interest in improving movement patterns and postures to reduce injury risk. Taking a holistic approach to patient care and a special interest in running biomechanics Cara wants to support her clients to be the best they can be. As a previous national 800m track athlete Cara understands the frustrations and enormous benefits for getting the best from your body.
Cara has focused her interests in tendon rehabilitation, hip injuries, running biomechanics and injury prevention. And has completed further specialization in kinetic link retraining and Clinical Pilates. Cara has recently been involved in a trial through Melbourne University to determine the outcomes of physiotherapy post hip arthroscopy.
Cara also finds time to enjoy road runs up to half marathon distance and has started to explore the world of triathlons!