Our Team

Ivan Choi

Principal Physiotherapist
MHlthSc (Manip Phty) (USYD)
BAppSc (Phty) (USYD)

Ivan graduated from the University of Sydney in 1999 and subsequently completed his Masters in Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2005. He is an APA Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist.

A physiotherapist for over 15 years, Ivan has gained vast experience working in public hospitals and private practice both in Australia and in the UK.

Ivan’s expertise is diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. He has vast experience in sports physiotherapy - treating athletes at all different levels.

Ivan treats the cause of the issue and implements self-management strategies and preventative measures to reduce the risk of re-injury.

Ivan has special interests in spinal and musculoskeletal conditions, biomechanics, and post orthopaedic surgical rehabilitation.

In his spare time, Ivan is a keen rugby fan and enjoys a regular game of touch football.

Jason Lee

Senior Physiotherapist
B. App Sc (Physiotherapy) USYD, APAM
Credentialled McKenzie Therapist
Special Interest: Spinal injuries - back and neck pain, referred pain

Jason obtained his Physiotherapy degree from the University of Sydney. He completed his first year graduate program through Ryde Hospital in Sydney before travelling to Canberra to work for musculoskeletal/sports private practices. He has extensive experience in treating spinal and sporting injuries having treated elite professional athletes from the Australian Institute of Sports and the ACT Academy of Sport program, as well as consulting for Federal Government departments.

Jason has very keen interest in treating spinal and spinal related injuries and pain (this also includes referred pain, nerve-related pain and injury, and also jaw disorders). He has been taught by some of the leading spinal physios in this country. He has completed and continuously attends numerous post-graduate courses including the Mulligan Method, the McKenzie Method, the Complete Cervical course, Dry Needling, Male Continence, APA Sports, and has participated in conferences on recent evidence-based approaches. Jason is currently in the process of completing his Masters degree in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. He is also a Credentialed McKenzie therapist - you will be amazed at the results the McKenzie method can achieve!!

Outside of work, Jason can be seen playing tennis for his local tennis team and spending time with his wife and their baby girl. He also works closely with Universities to assist in clinical research and mentoring physiotherapy students.

Jason is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) and its Musculoskeletal Group.

Christian Bate

Associate Physiotherapist
Bachelor of Management in Sport and Exercise, UTS
Master of Physiotherapy, USYD, APAM

Christian is our "go-to" physiotherapist for sporting injuries.

As an elite Rugby League player himself, Christian is well aware of the sporting injuries that arise from the stresses and strain our body goes through. Having completed his first year training program with our Principal physiotherapist, Jason, he has proven to his patients that he gets results. When it comes to sporting injuries such as shoulder, knee and ankle pain, Christian has become an expert.

Christian is currently the club physiotherapist for North Shore Mariners Football Club and treats as the sole practitioner at North Ryde Medical Centre. He is now a well-known face in North Ryde, both corporate and residential areas.

Juliette Baloh

MPhty (USYD)

Juliette graduated with a Master of Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney after completing a Bachelor of Health Science.

Since graduating Juliette has been working in private practice and has gained extensive training and experience in Clinical Pilates, Dry Needling, and Muscle Energy Technique.

Juliette’s experience includes rehabilitation of professional AFL players, having worked alongside the Greater Western Sydney Giants.

She has a special interest in treating young ballet dancers and conditions of the hip or pelvis.

Juliette brings both a professional and fun approach to the Recover team as she is inspired to help people improve their overall health and well being.

For leisure, Juliette enjoys spending time at the beach and travelling overseas.

Scott Lloyd-Owen

Massage Therapist
Dip Remedial Massage, BA of Management in Sport and Exercise

Qualified remedial massage therapist since 2005, Scott has been working in practice alongside chiropractors and physiotherapists as well as several professional sporting teams and running his own successful mobile massage business. Scott has vast experience working with the general public as well as professional and amateur athletes. Specialising in sports, deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy, Scott enjoys a challenge and loves seeing results and improvements with all of his clients.

Scott has also been teaching massage with the Australian Institute of Fitness for over three years and loves sharing his knowledge and passion for massage with others.

Having always been into sport and health, Scott new from a young age that he wanted to work in this field, it may also have been from all the injuries and treatments he received playing rugby.

Scott enjoys all sports, particularly rugby and cricket and currently play cricket in the summer and touch footy in the winter.

Away from work and sport, Scott loves cooking (making a mess in the kitchen) and enjoy playing the guitar.