Marie-Louise completed her degree in physiotherapy in 1986 at the University Of Pretoria, South Africa, where after she specialised and completed her honours in Sport Science at the University of Cape Town.
After her graduation she worked in a number of public hospitals, before opening her own private practice in Pretoria, South Africa, where she practiced for 14 years. Her family immigrated to Australia in 2004 and settled here on the Sunshine Coast, where she joined Pumicestone Physiotherapy, Golden Beach, and became owner of the practice in 2007.
Marie-Louise has a special interest in Sport injuries, with experience in the analysis, biomechanics and treatment of these injuries. She is an experienced Craniosacral and Musculoskeletal Therapist and skilled in Myofascial and Neural Release Techniques. She also has a special interest in the management of chronic pain and is experienced in trigger point dry-needling.