Ben Hayes

Ben Hayes

Leap Health New Town

Ben joined the Leap Health team six and a half years ago. Born and raised in Tasmania, Ben completed his Masters of Physiotherapy on the Gold Coast and also holds a Bachelor of Human Movement (Exercise and Sports Science) from UTAS.

He is an avid sportsman, sports fan and now sports team physio!  Ben works with Cricket Tasmania, Prince of Wales Wellington Hockey Club as well as being the team physiotherapist for the Tasmanian Tigers Senior Men’s Hockey Team in the Australian Hockey League.

Ben is qualified in dry needling and, in 2012, completed a professional development in the diagnosis and treatment of hand and wrist injuries.  He has a keen interest in post-surgery and post-injury rehabilitation, runs a weekly group hydrotherapy session and thrives on getting to the bottom of unusual injury presentations!

Five minutes with Ben Hayes.