Our team in Knoxfield offer a friendly face and are ready to help with their extensive expertise.
Physiotherapist & Director
Ben Kewish has been a physiotherapist for over 15 years, servicing the Dandenong Ranges and Knox regions. He became the owner of Hills Physiotherapy Clinic in 2012. Ben has grown the business into the premier Allied Health facility in the Dandenong Ranges, with the addition of associated services- orthotist, remedial massage, and myotherapy. Ben personally specialises in sports, spinal, aquatic physiotherapy, strength training, headaches and pain management. He heads a team of physiotherapists, myotherapists, and remedial massage therapists-providing a complete program of complimentary care to service the Dandenong Ranges.
Pilates Instructor, Myotherapist
As a Myotherapist and Pilates Instructor, Amy is continuously inspired how Pilates re-educates and heals the body. The amazing changes that occurred when Amy first became interested in Pilates to help rehabilitate a back injury inspired her to pursue professional Pilates certification. Amy has completed Pilates teacher training through Taube Pilates and Breathe Education and holds a Diploma of Clinical Pilates. As a practicing Myotherapist and with a background in dancing, Amy’s knowledge of the muscular system, movement, conditions and pathology, she ensures her clients can rehabilitate old and new injuries, restore function to tight and achy muscles and return to strength and flexibility.
Alysia is a degree qualified Naturopath and Myotherapist completing her studies at RMIT in 2001, and Endeavour College of Natural Therapies in 2008. Alysia has 12 years of experience in the natural health industry. She keeps up to date with the latest scientific research and information on complementary medicine and applies these latest tools to her treatment. . Her passions are fertility, pregnancy, children's health, musculoskeletal pain management, and weight loss.
Alysia brings warmth and a sense of humour each of her consults. She recognises that each person has unique treatment requirements and uses her analytical skills to provide the best treatment plan for them. Alysia is a current member of ATMS and MAA
Cobie graduated from RMIT with an Advanced Diploma of Applied Science majoring in Myotherapy in 2005 and has focused her work in a clinical setting since. With previous history of working with various sporting clubs including two AFL teams, Cobie has a keen interest in treating sporting injuries as well as postural imbalances due to regular workplace life stresses, sciatic and low back pain, headaches and migraines relating to neck and TMJ dysfunction, amongst many ailments.
Cobie combines many treatment techniques to restore equilibrium including deep tissue manipulation, myofascial dry needling, myofascial cupping, heat/cryotherapy, corrective exercises and more recently manual lymphatic draining to support the body's natural immune system and reduce edema (swelling) in the body.
As an active member of MAA, Cobie takes a keen interest in learning new and exciting treatment techniques through various courses and in her spare time Cobie enjoys sports and loves playing a good game of Netball and Softball.
Michelle graduated from RMIT in 2002 and has been working as a Myotherapist in a variety of work environments in Melbourne and surrounds. She continues to further her studies through ongoing professional development courses and is currently studying Pilates. Michelle treats a range of conditions from lower back pain to neck and shoulders. Michelle has had professional involvement in the Oxfam Trail Walk, Australian Ballet, fun runs and various sporting clubs.
She enjoys making a difference to her patient's work and everyday life. Michelle treats a range of conditions from lower back pain to neck and shoulders.
Samantha Currie is a caring and compassionate and can provide a deep understanding of her patient’s pain and their desire to recover. Using her keen eye for detail and practical knowledge, she uses a variety of different techniques such as practitioner assisted stretching, massage, dry needling, cupping, taping and strengthening exercises.
Sam enjoys providing information about how a patient's musculature works, and ways they can minimize the risk of injuries occurring.
Most of all Samantha strives to hear how her patients are recovering with treatment, and gaining feedback on how they are improving.
Meg completed her Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy at RMIT University in 2016. She employs a range of treatment techniques such as deep tissue massage, myofascial dry needling, cupping, joint mobilisation, stretching and strengthening advice. Her special interests lay with headache/migraine sufferers, neck pain and persistent pain. Meg’s has been involved with the AFL draft team, had placement at NICA and volunteered in India.
Diana completed her Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Human Structure & Function, and gained entry into the Doctor of Physiotherapy program at University of Melbourne. She is skilled in exercise rehabilitation and its role in evidence based health care and pain management. She has also undertaken Pilates training in London, learning within the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute. This training has expanded her knowledge and understanding of Clinical Exercise, and using this to restore confident, pain free movement. She has participated in competitive sports such as tennis, swimming, soccer and has recently found her passion playing Premier division AFLW.
After completing her Bachelor of Science with Honours, Eugenia went on to complete the Doctor of Physiotherapy at The University of Melbourne.
Growing up Eugenia loved playing sports, and thus has a keen interest in sports and musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Additionally she has had the opportunity to work with local football teams including VAFA Premier A club, Old Xaverians.
She also has an interest in neurological conditions and completed an internship at the National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery in London, 2018. Eugenia is committed to providing a high standard of patient care and evidence based treatment through individualised exercise prescription and manual therapy techniques, including dry needling.
Outside of work, Eugenia plays tennis and enjoys bouldering and rock climbing. When time permits, she also enjoys hiking, camping and travelling