Alex Clarke

Principal Physiotherapist

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Alex Clarke

Practice Principal

Alex Clarke, a distinguished Physiotherapist, has been shaping the world of physiotherapy since he graduated from the University of Queensland in 2005. With a career starting at PhysioWorks in 2007, Alex has dedicated his professional life to enhancing patient care, education, and research in physiotherapy.

A Passion for Teaching and Research

Alex’s commitment extends beyond clinical practice into teaching and research. He has played a significant role in projects with prestigious organisations such as the AFL, QLD Academy of Sport, and Australian Catholic University. His knowledge also enriches the University of Queensland, where he holds a casual teaching position.

Leading Physiotherapist in Sports

As the head physiotherapist for The Gap Football Club and Western Districts Gymnastics, Alex brings his expertise to the forefront of sports physiotherapy. He’s a go-to consultant for ABC Radio Brisbane’s “Health Top Tips” and has contributed his knowledge to Foxtel’s Football Superstar TV series.

Managing Pain and Injuries

Alex specialises in managing low back pain, hip and pelvic girdle pain, as well as injuries related to running, triathlons, and shoulder conditions. His approach is thorough, focusing on understanding biomechanics to pinpoint the cause of injuries and speed up recovery.

Alex’s Special Interests

Lower Back Pain Solutions

  • Acute and Chronic Management: Experience in addressing both immediate and persistent lower back pain.
  • Deep Muscle Assessment: Utilising real-time ultrasound for precise diagnosis and targeted treatment.

Hip Pain Relief

  • From gluteal tendon pain to femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), Alex offers comprehensive solutions.

Running and Shoulder Injuries

  • Tailored strategies to tackle common issues like runner’s knee, rotator cuff injuries, and shoulder impingement.

Broad Spectrum of Physiotherapy Services

Whether it’s neck pain, knee rehabilitation, or managing vertigo and balance conditions, Alex’s proficiency covers a wide range of physiotherapy needs.

Physiotherapy for Sports Enthusiasts

  • With a keen focus on running and football injuries, Alex excels in biomechanical analysis and sports injury management, ensuring athletes return to their peak performance.

Accessible and Convenient Care

As the Practice Principal of Ashgrove PhysioWorks clinic, Alex makes quality physiotherapy accessible. With options to book online 24/7, getting the care you need is just a few clicks away.

Committed to Excellence

Alex Clarke is a registered provider with all major health insurance funds, Workcover, Medicare, and more, ensuring a seamless care experience for every patient.

Book Your Appointment

Don’t let pain hold you back. Book an appointment with Alex Clarke online anytime or call us during business hours. Trust in Alex’s skillset to guide you through your recovery journey.

Conclusion: Your Health in Excellent Hands

Alex Clarke embodies the pinnacle of physiotherapy practice. His blend of clinical excellence, research involvement, and dedication to teaching positions him as a leader in his field. For anyone seeking professional advice and effective treatment, Alex Clarke is your go-to physiotherapist.

Alex’s Special Interests:

Lower Back Pain

Trunk Muscle Assessment & Retraining

Hip Pain

Running Injuries

Shoulder Pain

Neck Pain

Other Interests

Ankle Pain

Knee Injury Rehabilitation

Real-Time Ultrasound Physiotherapy

Biomechanical Analysis

Dry Needling

Vertigo & Balance Conditions

Sports Injury Interests

Running Injuries

Football Injuries

AFL Injuries

Gymnastics Injuries

Alex is a Registered Physiotherapy Provider with:

  • All Private Health Insurance Funds
  • Workcover
  • Australia Post
  • InjuryNet
  • Medicare
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • CTP & Sports Insurers

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Alex Clarke Physiotherapist Ashgrove PhysioWorks