We strive to ensure individualised treatment targeted towards patient specific goals and to return you to your optimal functioning


Active Physiotherapy was founded in 2009 and is rooted in the South of Johannesburg. As the practice has grown and developed, we have had some changes, and we now have a young and enthusiastic team focused on patient centered care forming separate branches offering a variety of services.
Active Physiotherapy Sports and Orthopedic is located in Brackenhurst, Johannesburg South associated with Hyperlife Medical Centre. Working with GP’s, Orthopaedic surgeons, Hospitals and various specialists around Gauteng.
In 2024 Active Physiotherapy branched out and expanded into the Paediatric and Women’s health field. Active Physiotherapy Paediatric and Women’s Health is a new and exciting practice that opened its doors on the 1st of April 2024. We are located in Brackenhurst, Johannesburg South associated with Synergy center.

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Sports Injuries at Active Physiotherapy

Sport Injuries

Our name suggests that we are interested in keeping people ACTIVE. Our physiotherapists are avid athletes, and have been through the treatment process themselves. We work with a team of other medical professionals and have access to the latest equipment and treatment methodologies. This physio’s in the practice have had high level exposure to Soccer, Rugby, Cricket, Cycling, running and other sports. We can advise on diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of all sports injuries.

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Spinal Patholgy

Physiotherapists are experts at assessment and management of all spinal pathologies. Our treatment plans consists of assessment, HANDS-ON treatment and rehabilition exercises to keep you moving. We treat acute and chronic conditions as well as post-operative spinal conditions. Ryan has also completed the OMT course which allows him to do certain manipulation techniques with his patients. Physiotherapy is really effective for people with agining spines where surgery is not an option, but pain relief and guidance on every day activties is important.

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We work with a variety of surgeons who are based in the same centre. We diagnose and rehabiliate all orthopaedic injuries. This includes pre-operative,in-hospital and post operative physiotherapy. We have had exposure to all elements of the surgical process from pre-operative rehabilitation, all the way through to post operative return to normal function. We are able to treat any surgery that you may have had and will work closely will the doctor concerned. Physiotherapy is vital to regaining full function following most orthopaedic surgical procedures.

Our practice treats all neuromusculoskeletal condtions. We are excellent diagnostic practitioners

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Hyperlife Clinic
80 Van Bergen Street, Brackenhurst

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Mon-Fri 7:30am-5pm
8am-12pm every other saturday

All physiotherapists at Active Physio are members of the South African Society of Physiotherapy (SASP) and are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa

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