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Ben Balcomb



Ben Graduated from The University of Newcastle in 2018 with a strong interest in all things musculoskeletal with a background in sports physiotherapy. Ben has experience working with the Wests Rugby League Football Club as a physiotherapist. Since starting here at The Physio Joint, Ben has built up quite a client base and passion for treating patients with various neck and back issues.

Fun Fact:

Ben is a keen cricketer who plays for Hamilton Wickham and the Newcastle representative team in the local district cricket competition. As a wicket-keeper/batsman he also involves himself in junior cricket coaching for his local team, Ham-Wicks. Outside of work and cricket, Ben enjoys playing golf during the winter.


  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) in 2018
  • McKenzie Part A, B and C course - McKenzie Institute of Australia
  • Registered Physiotherapist – Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Registered Health Services Provider with Workcover, Medicare, Department of Veteran’s Affairs, 3rd Party Insurances and all major Health Funds.
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Back Treatment


We believe we are a high-quality spinal physiotherapy practice in the Newcastle region. All of our physiotherapists have specific spinal training.

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Neck Treatment


Newcastle’s neck physiotherapists. Our team is continually engaging in research and treatment of chronic neck and head pain. And we do not crack necks.

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Headaches & Migraines

& Migraines

We routinely treat movement and position faults of neck joints that specifically relate to the production of head and neck pain and/or migraine.

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General Physiotherapy


Our skills are in manual and exercise therapy. We can use a myriad of different techniques applied to muscles, ligaments and joints to improve movement.

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Got a question or ready to book?

Phone (02) 4967 2677

Where to find us

We are a Newcastle practice located in the heart of Mayfield, inside the Ironworkers building.

Suite 204, 2nd Floor, 161 Maitland Road MAYFIELD 2304, NSW