Keeping you moving

Ben Onofrio

B. Physio; M. Musc. & Sports Physio; Level 1 & 2 Sports Physiotherapy Certificates;
Neuromuscular Dry Needling; Level 1 & 2 Watson Headache and Migraine Management;
Athlete’s Performance Lower Limb Functional Examination and Restoration Workshops. ASCA Level 1 Strength & Conditioning Coach
WS+EMC since: 2012

Ben joined Wakefield Sports + Exercise Medicine Clinic after completing the Master of Sports & Exercise, and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Program. His interests include injury prevention and management, strength and conditioning and a holistic sport-specific rehabilitation approach.

His professional interest is in upper limb injury and rehabilitation; specifically the shoulder, gym-based strength/rehabilitation programs, headache and migraine management, and sports injuries specifically relating to the shoulder and overhead athlete; such as baseball, cricket and softball. Ben is currently working as the Head Physiotherapist with the Adelaide Giants Baseball Club and Australian Baseball Teams.

Involvement with Teams and Associations


  • Australian Baseball Team Physiotherapist (Junior and Senior)
  • Adelaide Giants (Australian Baseball League) – Team Physiotherapist (2009 – current)
  • Uni SA Undergraduate and Post Graduate Physiotherapy Program Clinical Educator (2016-current)
  • Kensington Baseball Club (SABL)
  • Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • SA Sports Medicine Association
  • Kinetic Link Training & Conditioning Coach
  • Nationally endorsed provider of Netball Australia’s KNEE program
  • ASCA Level 1 Strength & Conditioning Coach


  • Softball Australia – South Australian preferred Physiotherapist (2017)
  • SACA U18 Female Cricket Team (2016)
  • Handball SA – Physio (2013 – 2014)
  • MLB Internships (Arizona Fall League 2012, Colorado Rockies 2013, Seattle Mariners 2013)
  • Blue Eagles Soccer Club – Trainer (2010)

Greatest Sporting Moment:

  • Representing SA in AFL (U/12)
  • Representing Australia in Baseball (U/18)
  • Adelaide Crows Premierships 1997 and 1998
  • Adelaide Giants Back to Back Championships 2023 and 2024
Ben Onofrio