About Health Point Physiotherapy

Meet Our Team

The team at Health Point Physiotherapy

Health Point Physiotherapy employ only top quality staff who are dedicated to and specialise in people's health and wellbeing. The team look forward to welcoming you.

Senior Physiotherapist

Margarita Gurevich

Margarita completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree at La Trobe University as well as a Diploma of Scenar Therapy in Moscow Medical Scenar Centre. Margarita has extensive experience and specialises in SCENAR therapy, electrotherapy, scoliosis treatment and women’s health.

Margarita has obtained the "BSPTS-Concept by Rigo" qualification for scoliosis management. She has also been trained in the use of Real Time ultrasound and McKenzie Mechanical Lumbar Spine (lower back) and Cervical Spine (neck) treatment. Margarita is involved in continual professional development and regularly runs training sessions for the other staff members.

Before joining Health Point Physiotherapy, Margarita worked for MD Health Physiotherapy for over a year and specialised in Clinical Pilates. Shortly after, she went to Moscow to further develop her Physiotherapy skills in the areas of disease diagnostics and treatment.

Over the months she was at Moscow, she acquired knowledge and skills in the electrotherapy methodologies including ultrasound, interferential, electrostimulation, magnetotherapy, SCENAR therapy and drug phoresis.

Margarita has been actively involved in SCENAR conferences, presenting a Case Study together with our Senior Clinical Advisor on the use of SCENAR therapy for treatment of functional dyspepsia at the 4th Australasian SCENAR Conference.

Senior Clinical Advisor

Dr Vladimir Gurevich

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Preventive Veterinary Science, Moscow Academy of Veterinary Science
  • PhD, Moscow Academy of Veterinary Science

Professional Affiliations

Member of the Editorial Board of the Russian Veterinary Journal

Vladimir graduated from Moscow Academy of Veterinary Science and then completed his PhD on early diagnostics of equine pregnancy. A significant part of his studies was associated with ultrasound diagnostics of pregnancy. The research group working under his leadership performed clinical trials of a new modernised probe for ultrasound diagnostics of pregnancy. The results of the studies were extensively published in various peer-reviewed journals. Upon completion of his PhD he was appointed as Head of the research group conducting doping control in equestrian sport and horse racing. The group was performing pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic studies of different drugs used to promote the work capacity of competing horses and developing analytical methods for detecting doping substances in biological fluids.

After arrival to Australia he continued to work in veterinary and medical research, veterinary diagnostic pathology, and pharmaceutical industry. He was working as Research Officer at Veterinary School and Medical School of The University of Melbourne and at the Howard Florey Institute of Experimental Physiology and Medicine, Head of Immunology Section of the Bendigo Regional Veterinary Laboratory, Senior Scientist and QC Coordinator of the R&D department of CSL. He has a specific interest in the use of physiotherapy in medical practice. His extensive background in veterinary and medical science and pharmaceutical industry helps him in identifying new physiotherapy techniques with proven treatment effects especially in the field of pharmacological phoresis.

Vladimir has been actively involved in SCENAR conferences, presenting a Case Study with Margarita on the use of SCENAR therapy for treatment of functional dyspepsia at the 4th Australasian SCENAR Conference.

Exercise Physiologist

Carrick Dalton


Originally from NSW, Carrick completed his Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science at the University of Sydney before moving down to Melbourne to Complete his Masters in Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation at Victoria University.

With a keen passion for the body and its functions Carrick really enjoyed his studies and is continually looking for ways to increase his knowledge and skill base for the rehabilitation, and prevention of, injuries and conditions. Some of his placements during his studies were in both private practices and public hospitals with experience in clinical pilates and hydrotherapy.

Carrick has previous experience in sports science and strength & conditioning working with Melbourne United in the NBL as well as assisting the AFL, NRL, and NBL in the collection of sports science data during games. Carrick comes from a sports background which includes playing representative rugby union and basketball and although he doesn’t play anymore he still loves to watch!

In his spare time Carrick has his hands full with his kelpie puppy, Summer, with whom he can be seen walking around many areas of Melbourne. He loves snowboarding which he has been doing since a young age and continues to watch and play sport socially on a regular basis. Carrick hopes to tick a few more places off of his traveling bucket list once he is able to get back overseas again.


Nola Hardie

Nola has worked in Retail Management for almost 22 years and has excellent people and vocal skills. She enjoys her life involving family and friends as well as being very active playing tennis, rock'n'roll dancing and of course attending regular Clinical Pilates classes at Health Point Physiotherapy.