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Carly Ellis BPhty, PGD(Musc), MPNZ

Senior Physiotherapist


Carly Ellis graduated from Otago University with a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy in in 2013. She has completed her Level 1 & 2 certificates in Functional Movement Screening and graduated with a Post-graduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in 2018.

Carly specialises in sports injuries and has a keen interest in football and movement analysis. She has been working with Northern Federation Women’s football since 2017. Carly is also the current physiotherapist for the NZ Women’s National U17’s and works with the Football Ferns.

  • "I work with The Football Ferns and love treating football injuries. Having travelled the world with Football Ferns I have developed a great understanding and knowledge of football and injuries. With our great facilities at RJ Physio and our expert team, we are in a great position to help any football injury."

    Anna Barlow

  • "Having experienced headache’s and neck pain myself I have become an expert at treating them. I have qualified with my post-graduate diploma in manipulative therapy, and love sorting out my client’s stiff and painful necks, helping them with their posture and returning them to work."

    Leighton Wills

  • "If you are experiencing pain or discomfort when you're trying to enjoy playing football then don't put up with it. I have a passion for treating football injuries and would love to see you, I encourage you to book an appointment for a consultation today. I can help get you back playing pain free."

    Jay Lee

  • "I have had great results solving peoples pain with acupuncture. Having qualifications in acupuncture I use the needles gently to restore my clients movement and help with pain and muscle spasm. Most of my clients love acupuncture and are surprised how gentle and easy it is. Call me today and ask how I can help you with acupuncture."

    Emily Lo