Sport and Spine Physiotherapy

Sport and Spine Physiotherapy Newcastle, Hunter Valley


Sport & Spine Physiotherapy was established in 1993, to provide high quality Physiotherapy and Sports medicine services to the people of Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.

Since that time we have worked with many different sports from recreational to elite level, and these include Athletics, National and local Netball, National Rugby League, Olympic Sailing, Triathlon, Gymnastics, Hockey, Cross Fit and Dance.

We are ‘Hands On’ with our clinical assessment and treatment. This means that an essential part of your diagnosis and treatment is carried out with the manual skills and techniques which our Physiotherapists have developed and refined over their careers. These are then combined, with the sophisticated information technology now provides, to confirm and clarify clinical presentations.

Our Physiotherapists operate in a network of highly trained and qualified Sports medicine professionals including, Sports and Exercise Specialists, specialist Orthopaedic Surgeons, Sports Radiology, General Practitioners, Coaches, Sports Trainers, strength and conditioning experts and Massage Therapists.

Our experience extends over four decades and covers, the diagnosis and treatment of most musculo-skeletal and spinal problems, and also includes the following services:

  • Spinal assessment and treatment
  • Sports injuries
  • Plasters, braces and boots
  • Acupuncture and dry needling
  • Prescription Orthotics
  • Specific sports screening
  • Post operative and post injury Rehabilitation
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound for abdominal muscle, pelvic floor assessment and soft tissue injuries
  • Imaging referrals
  • Exercise programs
  • Massage

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday 8am-7pm

Phone: 02 49573747

for appointments and enquiries

Australian Physiotherapy Association

Aleisha Deane

Aleisha Deane

Aleisha completed her Bachelor of Nutrition & Dietetics (Honours) Degree at the University of Newcastle in 2017. In addition, she has recently completed the Sports Nutrition Course through the Australian Institute of Sport and is currently completing her Level 1 ISAK Accreditation in Anthropometry. Since graduating Aleisha has developed clinical experience across the areas of aged care, sports nutrition and private practice.

Aleisha’s Nutrition Philosophy:
Encompasses a balanced and sustainable approach to food and nutrition with no restrictions. Aleisha is passionate about creating healthy habits tailored to your lifestyle to support long term change, with a vision to bring nutrition back to the basics. Her practice involves personalised nutrition education and counselling to give clients the tools they need to make informed food and nutrition choices to optimise health and lifestyle outcomes.

Aleisha can help with:

  • Weight loss & weight management
  • General health & wellbeing
  • Pre-diabetes & Diabetes
  • Gastro-Intestinal Health
  • Food Allergy/Intolerance
  • Aged Care Nutrition
  • Bone Health
  • Women’s/ Men’s Health
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Sports Nutrition & Body Composition

Aleisha is passionate about all aspects of nutrition, with particular interest in weight management, bone health and sports nutrition.

Aleisha’s keen interest in sports nutrition has involved volunteer work with the Australian Rugby Sevens and a local rugby union team, the Hamilton Hawks.


  • General Consultation:
  • Initial (1 hour) $85
  • Follow up (30 mins) $65
  • Sports Consultation:
  • Initial (1 hour) $95
  • Follow up (30 mins) $75
  • Online Consultations (coming soon!)

Medicare and Health Fund Rebates available

Other services:

  • Individualised meal plans
  • Detailed nutrition analysis
  • Nutrition presentations
  • Group nutrition education sessions

Pricing details on request.

Available Thursdays 8am – 5pm

To book an appointment with Aleisha call 49573747 or email

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