Lidia completed her physiotherapy degree in Spain. After a qualification in Scotland, Lidia worked in the National Health Service for 5 years before moving to New Zealand. Lidia has been working at Phyiosouth since 2004 and is now one of the clinical directors of the company and the lead for staff professional development.
Lidia gained a Masters in Health Practice in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and her enthusiasm and desire to achieve her goals both professionally and in her personal life as a triathlete has been an example to her colleagues and patients. Lidia has been involved in providing physiotherapy services to different sports teams and athletes across a variety of sport: rugby, athletics, triathlon, multisport, cricket and soccer. Most recently Lidia has been the team physiotherapist for the Canterbury RAMS and Wildcats since 2014 and is regularly involved with the Eagles Academy. Lidia’s passion is movement screening for injury prevention and end-stage rehabilitation particularly associated with ankle sprain and ACL injuries.