APA Sports Physio
BApp Sci (physio), Grad Dip (Manips)
Ivan has been an active sports physiotherapist for more than 25 years. After completion of his physiotherapy qualification, he continued his physiotherapy development by completing his Diploma of Sport Sciences Physiotherapy from the University of Bergen, and went on to complete his Post Graduate Degree in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from the Lincoln Institute. Ivan has extensive experience in physio working in a variety of settings with people from all walks of life. In addition to his clinical work at St Kilda Road, he also consults with several of Melbourne’s top orthopaedic surgeons.
He is currently the Davis Cup physiotherapist, and since 1988 Ivan has been actively involved as a Physiotherapist for the Australian Open Tennis Tournament. He was the Head Physio with the Carlton Football Club for over 20 years and has travelled with elite international tennis players..
He has a keen interest in hip/groin and shoulder conditions as well as the postsurgical rehabilitation process for hip and shoulder.