Dr Tim Mitchell (PhD)

Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

(As awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists)

Tim is a Specialist Physiotherapist who works part time in clinical practice with a focus on the management of complex and chronic injuries and pain disorders. He has previously worked as a team leader at an international sports medicine hospital, where he oversaw management of athletes from weekend warriors to elite professionals. He is involved in the ongoing care of patients as well as providing second opinions on more complicated cases. Tim is also a Senior Lecturer at Curtin University where he is involved in clinical teaching and research. He has completed a PhD in the area of low back pain and has a special interest in the translation of logical reasoning into clinical practice.

Professional appointments:
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia – chair of the Professional Practice Standards Committee
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia – national executive committee member
  • Australian College of Physiotherapists – examiner panel
  • Australian Physiotherapy Council – Accreditation panel member
Dr Tim Mitchell (PhD)