Jacqui Haskett

Senior Physiotherapist

Jacqui is passionate about helping people improve their movement, whether they are recovering from surgery, or returning to high level sport. She particularly enjoys teaching Pilates, and working to resolve shoulder pain or injury.

  • Professional Achievements: 2011 Master of Physiotherapy (Graduate Entry) winner of the Ruth Grant Prize for Academic Excellence, 2008 graduated with Summa Cum Laude (highest Honours) and Dean’s list Honours
  • Extra Studies: Certified Equipment & Matwork Pilates Instructor (APPI); Neuromuscular dry needling – beginner, intermediate and advanced levels
  • Qualification: Bachelor of Science (Pre-Physical Therapy Option), Master of Physiotherapy (Graduate Entry)
  • Memberships: Australian Physiotherapy Association

Jacqui Haskett graduated from California State University, Fresno, where she spent four years combining her study with a full sports scholarship for competitive tennis. She returned to her home town of Adelaide to complete her Masters of Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia.

Jacqui can assess and treat painful conditions which affect your ability to move and function normally. She commonly helps people experiencing neck and back pain, headaches, and sports related injuries.

Additionally, Jacqui also has a number of special interests, for which she has undertaken further study and training. These include shoulder pain or injury, orthopaedic rehabilitation, Vertigo or BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo), and TMJ (jaw) dysfunction.

Jacqui’s other special interest is clinical exercise, with a particular focus on Pilates. After she sustained her own low back injury in 2012, Jacqui used Pilates to assist her recovery and has been practicing it ever since. Jacqui has furthered her professional development in this area by completing APPI Matwork and Equipment Pilates Training, and has now joined APPI as a Pilates teacher trainer.

Jacqui uses manual therapy, as well as dry needling, and home and equipment based exercise prescription tailored to individual’s goals and abilities. She happily implements a multidisciplinary approach to Physiotherapy, routinely liaising with GPs or medical specialists, as well as other allied health professionals.

Outside of work, Jacqui enjoys spending time with family, and leading an active lifestyle including walking her dog, running, and practising Pilates.