Alyaa recognised her interest in Physiotherapy towards the end of her high school education and made to decision to move to Melbourne, to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy at La Trobe University. She graduated in 2010. Towards the end of her studies, Alyaa was introduced to the field of Oncology during her placement at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
Alyaa went on to work with Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre as a weekend Physiotherapist. Alyaa normally shares her time between Total Physiocare and Brunswick Private Hospital. At Brunswick Private, Alyaa helped establish the Oncology Rehabilitation Unit in 2016. This experience has increased both her passion and clinical experience in the complex field of oncology. She has completed her Lymphoedema Therapist accreditation and is currently treating lymphoedema clients at our Reservoir Clinic.