About Us

Why Choose Us

Paediatric Physio in Newcastle NSW
Marney Leeson
Kids Physio Newcastle

 Kids Physio Newcastle is a paediatric physiotherapy service for children in the greater Newcastle, Port Stephens, Maitland and Lake Macquarie areas.  

Kids Physio Newcastle has a special interest in the management of  children with additional needs including cerebral palsy, autism and brain injury and is committed to providing evidence based and child focused physiotherapy intervention. 

Marney Leeson is the director of Kids Physio Newcastle. Marney has 19 years of paediatric and aquatic physiotherapy experience. Marney has worked in leading teaching hospitals and, in the community and schools both in Australia as well as the United Kingdom.

How We Can Help You

Paediatric Physiotherapist
Kids Physio
Childrens physio

Paediatric Physiotherapists have specific training and expertise in a very broad range of paediatric conditions. They acknowledge that children are not small adults, thy are different from an anatomical, physiological and psychological perspective. Their goal is to help children to live their life fully by maximising their ability to participate in play, school and home activities. 

Therapy Approach

Kids Physio Newcastle
Paediatric Physiotherapy

 At Kids Physio we focus on the functional goals of children and their family/carers. At Kids Physio we acknowledge that each child is unique in their presentation and  their therapy program is tailored to fit those needs.  The therapy sessions are always play centred to encourage the child to take part and recommendations are based on best practice.  The input of parents/carers is valued highly valued and when appropriate, a multidisciplinary approach is utilised involving liason with other health professionals involved, ensuring the best outcomes for your child.