Yves Silveira is an experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapist, with a passion for sports, rehabilitation and corporate wellness.
Yves graduated from the University of Sydney in 2011 with a Masters of Physiotherapy. He also has a Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science, which he completed in 2008 and a Masters in Exercise and Sport Science (Clinical rehabilitation), which he completed in 2010. The knowledge and experience Yves gained from these complementary degrees assists him to thoroughly assess movement and dysfunction, and to treat and rehabilitate injury with the utmost expertise.
Yves and his team currently oversee the provision of physiotherapy services for the following clubs
- UTS Sparks (Premier League Netball)
- Randwick City Saints (AFL)
- South Eastern Seagulls (Rugby League),
- South Sydney Mustangs (Rugby League Club)
- Newtown Breakaways (AFL)
- East Sydney Bulldogs (AFL – juniors)
He has also worked with many and varied sporting organisations including the Sydney Swans, Greater Western Sydney Giants and Brisbane Lions (AFL), UNSW/ES Bulldogs (Sydney AFL Competition), St George Football club (Super League Soccer competition) Sydney Cricket Club (Sydney Grade Cricket Competition) and recently has a 4 year tenure with Netball NSW where he looked after various state and representative sides, mainly the NSW Waratahs that competed in the Australian netball league.
Yves is also a keen sportsman and over the years he has played representative and grade cricket, which is his absolute passion.He has also represented Sydney University in both Tennis and European Handball. Yves is also an accomplished musician who enjoys jazz funk piano, guitar and saxophone, and was short-listed to play at the Sydney Opera house for excelling in his HSC major work.
Yves believes in holistic physiotherapy, and is passionate about treating the underlying cause of your pain rather than just the symptoms. He will also educate, support, motivate and encourage you each step of the way to prevent reoccurrence in the long run.
Jake Hoffner is currently a virtual assistant here at Yves Silveira Physiotherapy. He is completing his business degree at the University of Pittsburgh in the United States. Jake currently helps manage a team of interns, helps with daily business operations, and contributes to social media, website development, and google optimization.