About The Physio Clinic Tuncurry & Forster

Forster Physiotherapy

The Physio Clinic Tuncurry is independently owned and operated by Aaron Eichner from rooms in Beach Street Tuncurry, having taken over from Wayne Gooley who, after more than 30 years has stepped back to spend more time with his family. Aaron has over 10 years experience as a fully qualified physiotherapist, the past 4 of which have been in the Forster Tuncurry region as a rehabilitation manager at Forster Private Hospital.

Aaron is committed to providing quality, evidenced based care in the Forster Tuncurry area. He has developed a professional relationship with GP’s, specialists and other allied health providers in the area.

Aaron Eichner

Aaron Eichner

Since graduating from the University of South Australia in 2010, Aaron worked at the John Hunter Hospital, John Hunter Children’s Hospital and extensively throughout the Hunter and North West regions prior to relocating to Forster in 2015 in the rehabilitation unit at Forster Private Hospital. Aaron has a special interest in neurological and sports rehabilitation, pain management and Paediatric Physiotherapy. He really enjoys working with people of all ages, seeing them realise their goals, whatever they may be. Outside of work Aaron enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children as well as cycling, running and being involved with the Forster Triathlon...

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Beth Cullen

Beth Cullen

Growing up in Western Sydney and graduating in 2017 from Charles Sturt University, Beth then relocated to Forster and commenced her Physiotherapy career at Forster Private Hospital. After nearly three years in the rehabilitation team Beth now brings her skills and passions to The Physio Clinic Tuncurry. Beth is passionate about keeping people active, independent and healthy. Her specialty areas include sports injuries, orthopaedics, mat work pilates and chronic pain...

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James Westhorpe

James Westhorpe

Growing up in Geelong, Victoria, James comes to The Physio Clinic Tuncurry after graduating from The University of Sydney with a Master of Physiotherapy. Prior to studying physiotherapy, James has worked as a strength & conditioning coach for the past 8 years. He gained valuable experience working in division one college football and basketball in America, as well as team sports in Australia including rugby league, union and Australian Rules football. James loves to work with those looking to rehab sports and musculoskeletal injuries as well as maximise their performance for sports or simply deal with day-to-day life activities, pain free. In his spare time, James is an ice cream connoisseur and enjoys cooking and playing...

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Wayne Gooley

Wayne Gooley

After graduating in Sydney in 1982 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy). Wayne worked for 2 years at Sydney Hospital before travelling and working in London. Wayne also worked in and managed private practice in Sydney prior to settling in the Forster Tuncurry area in 1989. Wayne has over 30 years experience as a physiotherapist with a focus on musculo-skeletal conditions including neck and back pain and sports injuries. Outside of work Wayne plans on spending more time with the family, riding his bike and seeing more of this wonderful...

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