Sian bw

Sian Smale

Darren Ross

Sian holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy and Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from Melbourne University.

For the past seven years, Sian has been living and practicing in San Francisco, California. Since living abroad, Sian has worked in a variety of clinical settings including clinical Pilates, Private practice and outpatient orthopaedic rehabilitation. In late 2021, Sian relocated back to Melbourne with her husband and two young daughters.

As a Physiotherapist, Sian has a keen interest in helping people with neck and back pain, headaches, exercise-based rehabilitation, and post-surgical rehabilitation. Growing up, Sian enjoyed many sports including swimming, volleyball, field hockey and tennis. More recently yoga, cycling, and snowboarding/skiing have captivated her time. Combining her love of sport, passion for manual therapy and training in Pilates, Sian is able to design individualized treatment programs and exercise programs that truly focus on your goals and problems.


Clinical interests:

  • Women’s Musculoskeletal Health (Carpal Tunnel, Pelvic Instability, De Quervain’s)
  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Complex injuries
  • Exercise Based Rehabilitation