Beraldo graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) and was co-winner of the Rosemary Stanton Merit Prize. He completed postgraduate studies at the University of Sydney, with a Graduate Diploma of Exercise and Sports Science and a Graduate Diploma of Applied Science (Sports Physiotherapy).
Beraldo has been a lecturer at University of Wollongong for the Faculty of Education in Sports Injury Management and has presented undergraduate lectures to University of Wollongong School of Medicine. Beraldo is planning to undertake a masters research in the use of virtual reality in the management of chronic pain.
Beraldo over the past 25 years has developed skills and expertise in the treatment, management and rehabilitation of sports, orthopeadic and spinal pain and injuries. He has had the opportunity to work alongside Orthopaedic Surgeons, Spinal Surgeons, Sports and Pain Physicians. Beraldo provides a conservative management approach to pre-operative, post-operative, and musculoskeletal care. Beraldo’s physiotherapy protocols are adapted to suit the needs of his patients with consideration of best clinical practice and current surgical procedures.
Beraldo has been physiotherapist for Western Suburbs Rugby Union, NSW and Sydney Under 21’s Rugby Union teams. He has been physiotherapist with the Wollongong Wolves NSL Soccer team and is currently physiotherapist for the Wollongong Bulldogs AFL team.
Anita graduated in 1985 from Cumberland College of Health Sciences with subsequent post graduate qualifications in Exercise and Sports Science and Sports Physiotherapy. She is a titled Sports Physiotherapist and member of Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) and is one of the Illawarra Hawks Physiotherapists, receiving life membership from them in 2011.
Anita’s own areas of interest involve the assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries, whether they come about in work or play. She also has an interest in post surgical rehabilitation and the treatment of pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain.