We Are Lime
In 2013, Lime Physical Therapy, a clinic focused on General Physiotherapy, women's health, chronic pain management and cancer rehabilitation came to life in North Lakes, Brisbane, catering for the many different needs of our patients and their carers.
Lime has expanded over its five year lifespan to now embrace many skilled practitioners. Our Physiotherapists are experienced not only in general musculoskeletal conditions – back and neck pain, headaches, joint and muscle injuries - but also Women's Health including Pre and Post Natal concerns and Pelvic Health, plus management of Chronic pain and treating Neurological conditions such as stroke, Parkinson’s Disease, MS and spinal cord injuries.
We are also very focused on helping our patients rehabilitate from illness or injury and we run closely supervised Physio-led Clinical Pilates classes in our studio.
Besides Physios, our well-rounded team also includes a Remedial Massage Therapist and a Yoga Instructor who are all dedicated to helping you address your individual needs and health goals, and live the life you want to.
(University of Qld) 1991
Extensive experience in musculoskeletal condition management, sports injuries and performing arts medicine. Expertise in complex long term conditions and differential analysis of pain causes. Vast experience in exercise prescription and client education for back, neck, shoulder, knee and ankle pain and injury management. Niche expertise in performing arts medicine for dancers and musicians with consultancy roles in both fields.
Graduate Diploma of Paediatric Neurology
(Autonomous University of Guadalajara), Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Rehabilitation (ongoing)
Flinders University, South Australia
Certified K-taping practitioner (Sports and Neurological)
Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)
APPI Matwork and Equipment Pilates Certification (ongoing)
APA member since 2014
OTHER COURSES: McKenzie (level A-lumbar spine), Bobath and Feldenkrais Method, Functional Postural Habilitation.
She is skilled in assessing and treating Musculoskeletal and Neurological conditions (such as stroke, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis and spinal cord injuries) and has worked with many clients to improve chronic pain and undertake post-surgical rehabilitation and exercise-based rehabilitation.
Originally from Mexico, Marianna has called Australia home for the past seven years. She is passionate about helping people to achieve their goals as well as influence their health outcomes in a positive way. And she will never shy away from a challenge in order to achieve the best result possible.
In her spare time, Marianna has a strong passion for dance and music which she enjoys sharing with her friends and family.
Pamela O’ConnorREMEDIAL MASSAGE THERAPIST
Cert IV Massage Therapy Practice
- Massage & Myotherapy Australia
- Australasian Lymphology Association
- Lymphoedema Association of Queensland
Current First Aid and CPR certificate
National Police History Check for working with children and the elderly
Blue Card for working with children
She has completed further training in manual lymphatic drainage (Vodder method) and is now a lymphoedema practitioner. Her prime focus for clients diagnosed with lymphoedema is a holistic approach based on education and self-management. She is passionate about growing public awareness of lymphoedema and the importance of early intervention.
She believes her own experience will help others to understand and manage their health conditions, so they can live life to the fullest.
Pamela provides relaxing yet effective treatments using various remedial techniques such as manual lymphatic drainage, deep tissue, trigger point therapy and sports massage, as well as lymphoedema management for those already diagnosed with the condition.
Ad Dip Yoga Teaching
Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultant
Bowen Therapist and Reiki Master
She has been teaching yoga for 10 years and personally practicing yoga for over 20 years as she trained predominately with Dr June Henry / Swami Nitya Abhedananda of Yoga Queensland.
In 2005, Lisa received Mantra diksha, in 2006 Jignasu Sannyasa and spiritual name "Lalita" and in 2013 Karma Sannyasa with the ancient Saraswati lineage of yoga from Northern India.
Her classes are developed from ancient yogic wisdom and adapted to the needs of modern living offering postures (asana), breathing practices (pranayama),yoga nidra, mantra and meditation (dyhana) for students of all levels and ability.
In addition to her general classes Lisa presentǯs training seminars for various organizations on the benefits of yoga in stress management.
Lisa looks forward to meeting you and to sharing with you the gifts of Yoga