DISKI
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TECHNICAL STAFF
FULL NAME: MELISSA ABBEY
BORN: 06/04/1992
NATIONALITY: SOUTH AFRICAN
CURRENT POSITION: PHYSIO

Melissa graduated from Stellenbosch University in 2015 with a BSc of Physiotherapy. She then completed her year of Community Service at Eshowe District Hospital in Northern KZN. While studying she was involved as a volunteer at many sporting events including The Cape Cycle Tour, Wine to Whales and the Cape Epic. She also represented her university at the Comrades marathon in 2015 at one of the physio stations on route.

Melissa is qualified in dry needling and is experienced in various taping techniques and rehabilitation protocols. She uses a holistic approach in all treatment planning.

Melissa is passionate about health, fitness and exercise. She enjoys being active and regularly participates in many types of sporting events such as triathlons, mountain biking, trail and road running.

QUALIFICATION:

  • BSc of Physiotherapy