Greg Brien Physiotherapy

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06 758 4778
21 Henui St, Strandon
New Plymouth
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About Us

Greg Brien Physiotherapy (formerly Strandon Physiotherapy) is dedicated to providing great customer service and exceptional clinical care.

The team are continually expanding their knowledge to provide the highest quality treatment possible.

We have extensive in-house training programmes for all of our physiotherapy staff and are well represented at annual conferences and courses to ensure we are up to date on the latest techniques, methods and research.

Greg Brien Physiotherapy is located in new purpose built premises on the corner of Henui Street and Devon Street East in Fitzroy, New Plymouth with an onsite rehabilitation gym for client use.

Our Team of Physiotherapists

Greg Brien (BPhty, Registered Physiotherapy Acupuncturist)

Greg Brien - Physiotherapist, New PlymouthGreg graduated from the University of Otago in 1997 and is the director of Greg Brien Physiotherapy Limited. He has over 15 years of experience working in private practice and has been a registered physiotherapy acupuncturist for more than 10 years.

Greg’s expertise lies in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy. He has extensive sports medicine background including:

  • Taranaki NPC Rugby
  • National and Central League Football
  • Hurricanes Age Group Rugby
  • Taranaki and Manawatu Seven’s Teams
  • Secondary School Rugby

The above has meant that Greg has acquired a diverse range of treatment techniques including: acupuncture and dry needling, spinal manipulation, joint mobilisation, myofascial trigger point release, core stabilisation and exercise prescription / gym rehabilitation.


Paul Wilkinson (BHSc (PT))

Paul Wilkinson - Physiotherapist, New PlymouthAfter graduating from Auckland University of Technology in 1998 Paul specialised in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy.

With a background in physical education he pursued a career in private practice working both in New Zealand and overseas.  Paul has enjoyed working with a range of sports teams from a local to national level and continues to develop his passion for physiotherapy with on-going education.

Paul’s interest lies in manual therapy, including manipulation and mobilisation of the spine and peripheral joints, along with exercise prescription, massage and acupuncture.


Colleen Remus-Bodle (BHSc (PT))

Colleen gained her Physiotherapy Degree in 2007 from Auckland University of Technology.

She has since worked in Taranaki in both private practice and the District Health Board over the last 10 years and has experience working with a multitude of injuries and conditions.

Colleen has done specialized training in exercise prescription, joint mobilisation and manipulation, dry needling (a form of acupuncture), pilates and lymphoedema to name a few.  Colleen has a holistic approach to helping her clients achieve their goals.  She looks forward to meeting you in the clinic.



Finn Gable (BHSc (PT))

Finn graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2016 and has started as a new-graduate Physiotherapist in January 2017.

Finn is currently completing a post-graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy and is expanding his treatment skill set with an upcoming course in Dry Needling.