Lionel joined the Biosymm team in 2017 after primarily working in private practice setting. He gained invaluable knowledge working as an onsite physiotherapist at the busy iron ore West Angelas (Rio Tinto) mine site. In 2019 Lionel progressed into a team leader role at Biosymm, increasing his exposure to an assortment of different mining operations of varying complexity including; Newmont Gold Corp, South 32, BHP Iron Ore, Rio Tinto Iron Ore and Downer Mining. He has also supported Perth sites including CSBP, Kleenheat and Bridgestone.
Lionel currently assists the team with onboarding, training and mentoring of new starters, project work, site coverage and telehealth.
He has a strong focus on using an evidence-based approach to help his clients achieve their short- and long-term goals. Lionel is continuously active in professional development/continuing education and has completed several courses including; dry needling, chronic pain, load management and sport physiotherapy courses.
Outside of work Lionel enjoys keeping fit, filling up his passport with stamps from all over the world and watching most sports.