Vas Krishnan

Physiotherapist & Strength & Conditioning Coach

 

M.Physiotherapy. B.App.Sc. (Exercise & Sports Science). ASCA Lvl 1

 

Special Interest Areas:

Lower Back Pain

Sports Injuries

Tendon Pain

Athlete Rehabilitation and Performance

Athlete screening and program design

Orthopaedic prehabilitation and rehabilitation

Junior & Youth Athletic Development

Youth Injury prevention/load management

Running injury management

Track and Field Injury management

Strength and Athletic Development

 

Education/Qualifications

Australian Athletics Level 1 Coaching Course – 2014

Australian Institute of sport Coaching General principles - 2015

Australian Athletics Level 2 Coaching Course - 2016

Certificate III in Fitness – 2017

Australian Sport Anti-Doping level 1 Course – 2017

Certificate IV in Fitness – 2018

Australian Strength and Conditioning level 1 Course – 2018

Sports Medicine Australia Level 1 Sports Trainer Course – 2018

Running Mechanics and Load Management Course - 2018

Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sports Science) - 2018

Masters of Physiotherapy – 2020

 

About Vasanth

Vasanth Joined the Clinical Physiotherapy, St Ives clinic at its inception in 2016 as a medical receptionist and joined the team as a physiotherapist in 2020.

 

He first graduated from the University of Sydney in 2018 with a bachelor’s of applied science in exercise and sports science. He then undertook a Master of Physiotherapy which he completed in 2020. Whilst completing his university studies he also undertook a Certificate III and IV in fitness and Australian Strength and Conditioning course.

 

With an extensive Athletic and Coaching background Vas understands the demands of sport and sporting injuries associated with competition, having sustained an ankle re-construction and knee surgery he has a deep understanding of the patient and athlete experience trying to return to sport and high performance.

 

In his spare time, you’ll find him at the track or in the gym training. He also enjoys reformer Pilates and hunting around for the best beers and burgers in Sydney.