Who is: Active RX Physiotherapy

Nick & Em both have a real passion for health, fitness and physiotherapy. Having both performed at an elite level in their prospective sports they understand not only the physical demands that training and competing can have on the body but also how important strength & mobility work can be when it comes to staying injury free.

NICK BATGER – OWNER & PHYSIOTHERAPISTnick

Nick believes that manual and hands on physiotherapy is the best approach with his clients. He is passionate about empowering patients and giving them the tools to manage their own conditions where they are able. Nick is not only a qualified physiotherapist but also a personal trainer and former First Grade Rugby Union player both in the Shute Shield competition and overseas. It is his unique background that has led to his specific philosophies and development of ActiveRX Physiotherapy with his wife Em. Nick has completed extra study in Dry Needling / Western Acupuncture.

EM BATGER – OWNER & PHYSIOTHERAPISTEm Esslemont

Em has been working in a busy sports physiotherapy practice for the last 8 years, and has also been one of the club physios for Eastern Suburbs Rugby Union. Dealing with high level athletes has inspired her hands on treatment approach and  focus on encouraging functional movement patterns to assist in rehabilitation. Em has completed extra study in Western Acupuncture / Dry Needling and Active Release Techniques (ART) both which form an integral part of her Active RX Physiotherapy sessions. She is also a qualified Movement & Mobility Specialist via Mobility|WOD and the Starrett System.