Dr Mandy Hobbs PhD

A well qualified and respected physiotherapist in the Border region and is a former director of Healthfocus having been instrumental in its progress from 2005 to 2018.

Mandy completed a Master’s degree in orthopaedic manipulative Physiotherapy at Charles Sturt University in 2004 and a PhD fromSydney University in 2011 researching Rehabilitation after Lumbar disc surgery. She has published several journal papers on this topic and presented at conferences internationally and in Australia.

Mandy has a strong interest in spinal physiotherapy, in particular chronic conditions and those requiring spinal surgery. She also treats people with Vestibular physiotherapy for balance and dizziness disorders.

Highly skilled in treating TMJ & facial pain as well as musculoskeletal conditions that affect speech. Mandy is passionate about helping people achieve their goals by helping them overcome  their barriers to good health. Mandy is a keen runner having run several marathons and ultramarathons.


  • Physiotherapist


  • Albury Clinic
  • Lavington Clinic

Special Interests

  • Complex spinal injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Manipulative physiotherapy and manual therapy
  • Muscle tension dysphonia (vocal conditions)
  • Balance and dizziness