Senior Paediatric Physiotherapist

Marina Saunders

I love that my knowledge and experience can help support people to achieve their goals.

10 Fun Facts About Marina

What is your favourite movie? Pride and Prejudice


What is your favourite food?  Mango 


Where were you born?  Port Moresby


Where did you study Physio?   University of Queensland 


What did you love to do as a kid? P


What did you think you were going to be growing up? A Doctor


Do you have any pets?  A Yes, Max a bitsa dog who is 15 in November


Tell us an interesting fact about you? I can belly dance 


Who is your favourite movie character?  Moana 


Who are the four people you would most like to have a conversation with? My Mum, ET, Barack Obama, Mr. Bean 

Marina comes to Optimum Movement with a wealth of knowledge in the area of Paediatric Physiotherapy and works concurrently with our team of Occupational Therapists and Health Service providers to improve outcomes for our clients.

Marina has an undergraduate degree in Physiotherapy  from the University of Queensland and has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Neurological Rehabilitation in Paediatrics from the University of Western Australia. In addition, she also carries a Post Graduate Certificate in Cardiorespiratory Science.

Marina enjoys assisting children and adults who have physical disabilities to reach important rehabilitation milestones that they may not have previously thought possible