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Janina Aricheta BPHty. PGD(Musc), COMT, PGDip (Acup), MPNZ

Physiotherapist


Janina Aricheta graduated from Otago University with a Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 2013. She also completed a certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy. Janina graduated with Post-graduate Diploma in Acupuncture in 2017. She also completed her post-graduate studies in Musculoskeletal physiotherapy in 2019.

Janina has a special interest in musculoskeletal and sporting injuries and has an extensive experience in football. Janina has worked with the Hamilton Wanderers in the national league and was also the physiotherapist for the NZ Women’s National U17’s who finished third in the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay. Janina speaks fluent Tagalog.

  • "Having qualifications in Pilates, my goals with my clients are to restore their movement and strength. Our specialized equipment helps this in a fun and friendly way. RJ Physio has group classes and well as individual sessions, so we can tailor to your specific needs. Pilates can help return you to work, sports and reduce your pain and increase your performance. Call me today and I can discuss your Pilates options."

    Pip Greenwood

  • "Low back pain affects many people and having qualified with my post-graduate diploma in manipulative therapy, I have a passion for treating low back pain. Using a number of techniques I can help restore movement, reduce pain and improve strength – returning you to work, sports and back to your goals. If you have low back pain book an appointment to see me today, I have over 23 years of treating low back pain"

    Roland Jeffery

  • "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

  • "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