Dean Phelps

Dean Phelps is the founding owner and CEO at Fighting Fit.

Fighting Fit has solid foundations as a humble, solo practitioner service beginning in 2011.

By 2013 the next level individualised care provided in physiotherapy saw it expand to the current location giving the ability help more people over come their pain, injuries and health conditions

Dean loves physiotherapy, and combines the very best of his experiences as a clinician in acute musculoskeletal pain, elite sport, chronic pain management, pain science, Sport and Exercise Science as well as Strength and Conditioning Coaching into what you see delivered at Fighting Fit Physio day in day out.

His passion is providing detailed and comprehensive assessments, treatments and management plans for any and all musculoskeletal conditions.

Deeply rooted in our culture is our passion for progressive exercise and living by the mantra "there is always something you can do, you just have two find it, then progress it!"

Now focusing his time mentoring, teaching and coaching his staff like an elite team of health care professionals to deliver the highest level of care. He lives and breathes clinical excellence and demands it for each and every person who walks through this door.

When your in the clinic say hey, he always loves a chat and seeing all the great progress made from the patients, members and staff every day.




Kyle Wells

Kyle Wells joined our team in 2019 and has done some amazing stuff with our patients at Fighting Fit Physio.

Kyle enjoys working with:

  • Neck Pain and Headache
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Tendinopathy
  • CrossFit Injuries (you should see his ring muscle ups!)
  • Concussion and Vestibular
  • Plus really enjoys exercise to help you achieve better movement.

Want Kyle to help you? Call US or jump online and  Book in a session HERE


Tyson Mansbridge

Tyson joined our team in 2020.

Like all of the team he is a Griffith Uni Graduate with a special interest in:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck conditions
  • Sports injuries (he is a keen ALF player)
  • Helping people get over any injury holding them back

Tyson is a top young bloke with a real passion for helping people. We are proud to have him on our clinical team.

To book a consult for Tyson to help you get out of pain or over come injury, CALL US HERE or to book an appointment now via our online booking portal CLICK HERE!


Liam Muenster

Liam has joined our team at Fighting Fit in 2021.

Having spent most of his life here on the Gold Coast, he has grown up around sport, trying everything from hockey, tennis to triathlon and water polo. He eventually found his passion in rowing.

Liam's dream is to work with other like minded people, sport enthusiasts and anyone who needs help getting back to doing what they love.

Liam enjoys keeping fit, you'll often find him in the gym lifting or our for a run.

His areas of special interest include

  • Knee Pain
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Sports injuries
  • Rowers and rowing injury

Liam holds his clinical expertise to the highest standard to work together and achieve goals with all his patients. He is dedicated to providing a long term solution to people in pain.

We are proud to have him on our clinical team.

To book a consult for Liam to help you get out of pain or over come injury, CALL US or book an appointment with Liam online HERE

Clinical Exercise Physiologist

Chris Hunt

The team also consists of an awesome Exercise Physiologist, Chris Hunt. He is is the man in charge of Fighting Fit Exercise Physiology.

Chris is a sport and exercise scientist with a special interest in strength and conditioning, as well as increasing athlete performance through periodised programming.

Chris is also masters trained Exercise Physiologist.

Get to know Chris and Book in a session HERE

Clinical Exercise Physiologist

Josh Painter

Another new addition to the team for 2021!
Our Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Joshua Painter.
Working along side Chris, they team up as our Fighting Fit Exercise Physiology team.
Like all of the team he is a Griffith Uni Graduate, with qualifications as a Sport and Exercise Scientist and an Accredited Exercise Physiologist.Josh has a special interest in:
  • Acute and Chronic conditions
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Mental health
  • Helping people to get comfortable in the gym and breaking down those gym stigmas.
Josh is a great bloke with a real passion for helping veterans, having himself served in the army.
Need Josh to help you lead a fitter, healthier life? CALL US or book an appointment online HERE


Practice Manager

Bec Fielding

Bec is our awesome Practice Manager.

In charge of ensuring our staff provide the highest level of care to all our patients.

You will also enjoy Bec's great nature as she assist our team with patient bookings and administrative needs.