Our team

Meet our staff & therapists

Waihi Beach Physiotherapy is locally owned and operated and has been providing treatment to the community since 1999. Our welcoming team of qualified, friendly therapists is dedicated to helping you live stronger and recover faster.


Natarsha Munro
Natarsha Munro
Owner and physiotherapist

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Physiotherapy), NZ Registered Physiotherapist, Member of the NZ Society of Physiotherapy, Clinical Pilates Instructor, Certified BradCliff Breathing Method Practitioner and Accredited Mindfulness Facilitator

Natarsha has nearly 20 years' experience in physiotherapy. She also leads our Pilates classes and holds accreditation in BradCliff Breathing, mindfulness and Kiniseo Taping.

Hayden Munro
Hayden Munro
Owner and business support

Hayden is one of the friendly faces who staffs reception and works tirelessly behind the scenes to keep the clinic ticking over. His background is in management and manufacturing.

Faye Scown
Faye Scown
Physiotherapist and acupuncturist

Diploma in Physiotherapy, Postgraduate Diploma in Manipulative Therapy, Postgraduate Certificate in Western Acupuncture, NZ Registered Physiotherapist, Member of the NZ Society of Physiotherapy

Faye has been a physiotherapist for more than 30 years. She has a strong interest in sports injuries, post-op shoulder rehabilitation and exercise prescription.

Vanessa Karl
Vanessa Karl
Physiotherapist and acupuncturist

Diploma in Physiotherapy, Postgraduate Diploma in Manipulative Therapy, NZ Registered Physiotherapist, Member of the NZ Society of Physiotherapy

Vanessa is an experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapist. Her special interests are manual therapy and muscle imbalance rehabilitation.

Viv van Dam
Viv van Dam
Physiotherapist and acupuncturist

Diploma in Physiotherapy, Postgraduate Certificate in Western Acupuncture, NZ Registered Physiotherapist

Viv has more than 30 years’ experience in physiotherapy and acupuncture. She is well known at Waihi Beach and works part time at the clinic.

Courtney Smith
Courtney Smith
Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy, NZ Registered Physiotherapist

Courtney is a Dunedin graduate who recently moved to beautiful Waihi Beach. She is a former New Zealand gymnastics representative and continues to be involved in the sport at a high level through coaching.

Susan Mustard
Susan Mustard
Office Manager

Susan is a welcoming face on reception and provides critical administrative support, including supporting the business’ ACC processes. She is a keen golfer and a proud grandmother.

Locally owned
Serving the Western Bay community since 1999
Holistic services
All your treatment and injury prevention under one roof
Qualified Practitioners
Our friendly therapists are registered health practitioners

Get in touch to discuss how we can assist with your treatment needs. Our team in Waihi Beach and Waihi are happy to help.

Clinics in Waihi and Waihi Beach

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