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About Us

We pride ourselves in our patient care. Our priority is to get you back on the road to a full recovery as quickly as possible.

The practice was founded by Gerhard Pienaar – a professional physiotherapist practicing since 2005. 

Gerhard works with a team of passionate physiotherapists that shares his positive approach to a wide variety of medical and sport conditions.  

Our physiotherapists operate throughout the Pretoria East area Loftus Medical in Arcadia and Moot Med in Villieria.

Meet Our Therapists

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Gerhard Pienaar

Gerhard is the owner of Gerhard Pienaar Physiotherapists, and a qualified physiotherapist, specialising in sport injuries, where he combines physiotherapy with intermittent vacuum therapy to enable faster recovery for athletes. Gerhard is well known for his work with the Rhino league national rugby team, where he held the was their main physiotherapist from 2007 to 2012. Gerhard also has extensive experience in post surgery rehab, paediatric lung conditions, orthopaedic conditions, neck and back pain, as well as headaches. He does work at the Pretoria Urology hospital, as well as the Jakaranda hospital.

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Melinda Snyders

Melinda graduated from the University of Pretoria in 2014, and served her community service year at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto.Over the last five years she's gained a lot of knowledge and experience working at different hospitals, both government and private.Her special interests are orthopaedic physiotherapy, sports and OPD patients, but she enjoys all fields of physiotherapy.

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