Olivio Varricchio Director / Physiotherapist

Olivio Varricchio graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia. Following his studies, he started Physiotherapy Active in 2003, which has now grown to include three practices across Adelaide’s north-eastern suburbs.

He has gained extensive clinical experience and his physiotherapy interests include

  • Sports and Spinal Injuries
  • Clinical Pilates
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Workplace and Industrial Physiotherapy

Olivio is proficient in dry needling which forms part of his treatment process when required and also leads clinical Pilates classes at his Campbelltown clinic which are individually tailored to meet patient’s rehabilitation and fitness needs.

Olivio is an avid sports enthusiast, playing competitive soccer as a junior at state level with the South Australian Institute of Sport (SASI). He is now cycling competitively in A- grade, in preparation for the state road race season. You may even see him in the early morning riding up Norton Summit!

Bethany Thomas Physiotherapist

Beth graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia.

Beth has a ‘whole body’ and hands on approach to treatment and since graduating, has undergone mentoring and extra training in the ConnectTherapy and Thoracic RingTM model of treatment; which involves a thorax assessment and takes a deeper look into what is driving your pain state. Beth has also completed further training in Pilates and superficial dry needling and has a keen interest in sports and running in particular.

Paul Ngo Physiotherapist

Paul graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia.

Paul has extensive experience in treating all musculoskeletal problems using a holistic and goal orientated approach. His interest include sports related injuries and rehabilitation, neck and back pain, headaches, and, work and posture related problems. Paul has also undergone further studies in pilates and superficial dry needling and is proficient at exercise therapy for both gym and home based training.

In his spare time Paul enjoys keeping fit, listening to music, exploring new food and cooking.

Anne Hill Admin Clerk

Anne joined Physiotherapy Active in February 2014 as a Receptionist/Administrative Clerk. Anne has previous experience in reception, customer relations and administrative roles, particularly relating to Physiotherapy Services.

Anne likes keeping fit and being actively involved with her husband and their two children with their sporting commitments as well as enjoys supporting the Thunderbirds and Port Power. Anne also loves a shopping spree and getting away for the odd weekend to her holiday house on the coast.

Anna DenysAdmin Clerk

Anna joined Physiotherapy Active in December 2017 as a Receptionist/Administrative Clerk. Anna has previous experience in physiotherapy reception work as well as administrative roles in other industries.

Anna enjoys spending time with her partner, two boys and her dogs as well as keeping busy in her garden where she enjoys hosting and entertaining friends. Anna also looks forward to ski season each year where she disappears on the slopes for a week or two!

Maddie Low Admin Clerk

Maddie has just joined Physiotherapy Active as a casual Receptionist/Administrative Clerk; working Saturday mornings predominantly.

Maddie is also currently in her third year, studying a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia.