Keeping you moving

Jennifer Laver Scott

Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)(Honours); Level 1, 2 and 3 APA Sports Physiotherapy courses; Level 1, 2, 3 and 4 APPI Pilates Equipment courses; Level 1 DMA Clinical Pilates Course; GLA:D Accredited Provider
WS+EMC since: 2017 (previously 2004-05)

Jennifer has worked in private practice with a sports, musculoskeletal and orthopaedic focus in Adelaide, Darwin, Brisbane and the UK since graduating in 1999.

She has a keen interest in:

  • Exercise rehabilitation (individually prescribed exercise programs including pilates equipment based)
  • Hip and knee osteoarthritis through the GLA:D program
  • Aquatic physiotherapy
  • Dance injuries and screenings (including pre pointe assessments)
  • Lower limb, especially ankle injuries
  • Post-operative rehabilitation, in particular foot and ankle surgery, knee replacement and arthroscopy, hip surgery
  • Tennis injuries
  • Adolescents
  • Antenatal/postnatal

Involvement with teams and associations

Current:

  • South Australian Sports Medicine Australia – member
  • Australian Physiotherapy Association – member
  • Sports and Exercise Physiotherapy group – member

Previous:

  • Tennis Australia – Tournament Physiotherapist, including during the Junior Australian Open, Junior ITF, Pro Tour, National Junior and UTR tournaments (2005-2006, 2009-2013, 2017-2018, 2020)
  • South Adelaide Football Club (SANFL) – Team Physiotherapist (2005-2008)
  • National Hockey League – Event Physiotherapist (1999, 2001)
  • National Basketball League – Event Physiotherapist (2006)
  • Arafura Games – Volunteer Physiotherapist (2001)
  • Sturt Football Club – Student Physiotherapist (1998)
  • Sports Physiotherapy Australia – SA Committee Member (2008-2012)
  • Sports Physiotherapy Australia – SA chapter Chairperson (2009-2010)
  • National Sports Physiotherapy Australia – SA representative (2011-2012)

Greatest sporting moment:

  • Being a part of the physiotherapy team at the Australian Open at Melbourne Park, including watching that epic five-set Australian Open final between Nadal and Djokovic after finishing working at the 2012 AO
  • Being part of the physiotherapy team with SANFL finals football at the Sturt and South Adelaide Football Club
Jennifer Laver Scott