Meet The Team


Yen (Ian) Tang


Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Advanced Diploma in Marketing and Communication

Sports Medicine Australia and South Australian Sports Medicine Association Level 2 Sports Trainer

Australian Physiotherapy Association Member

Sports Medicine Australia and South Australian Sports Medicine Association Member

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Ian graduated from the University of South Australia in 2012.

He has spent the last 7+ years working across numerous areas of physiotherapy including private practice, sports, musculoskeletal, aged and community care.

His extended study in Pilates and Mindfulness has helped develop his expert interest in ongoing long-standing complex cases.

Ian uses a wide variety of treatment techniques including cupping therapy, dry needling and exercise rehabilitation, leaving no stone unturned in getting his clients the best outcomes.

Ian is highly experienced in helping many people from all walks of life, whether it’s the weekend warrior to high level athletes.

He has also provided supervision and mentoring to undergraduate students and allied health assistants.

Having experienced numerous back, shoulder and ankle injuries through sport, Ian knows exactly what it takes to get back to doing the things we love in life.

Ian is currently the senior physiotherapist to the National Premier League West Adelaide Soccer Club, and having previously worked with Adelaide United Reserves Soccer Team and South Australian Amateur Football League Division 1 Payneham Norwood Union Football Club


Professional Development:

Motivational Interviewing

Dementia Rehabilitation

Rockblades and Mohawk IASTM

Running Assessment and Treatment

Movement Assessment

Running Assessment

Level 1 Kinesio Taping

Anatomy Trains

Level 1 Dry Needling

Level 1 Dry Needling

Modern Cupping Therapy

Integrative Manual Therapy 1-4

Level 1 Muscle Energy Techniques

Preventing Chronicity Mindfulness

Running: Strength, Performance and Recovery

Evidence Based Treatment for Chronic Pain


Perfect Consultation System

Ground Up Seminar

Headache and Dizziness

Neuroplasticity in Parkinsons

Epworth Physiotherapy Series

Muscle Mechanics

Essentials and Masterclass

Level 1 Stick Mobility

Level 1 Strength and Conditioning

Disabling Low Back Pain Management

Shoulder Impingement and Instability

Assessment of Acute and Chronic Pain in Clinical Practice

Sporting Elbow, Wrist and Hand Course

Spinal Manipulation

Allied Health Provider Training

Clinical Reasoning Masterclass Series

Seating and Lifter Handling

Seating and Mobility

Level 2 Paediatrics and Adult Seating and Mobility

Communication Devices

Building The Big Patterns

Pain to Performance

Effective Communication

Professional Resilience

Management Planning Masterclass

Leadership and Customer Service

Dementia Essentials and Supportive Environments

Applied Womens Physiology and Training

Clinical Leadership