About

Our dynamic team has  a special interest in orthopaedic conditions, sport injuries, pain management and rehabilitation. All physiotherapists continue to keep up with latest evidence, boasting Diplomas in Orthopeadic Manual Therapy, Master degrees and continuous rehabilitation courses. Elandie and Vanessa are also trained to do CranioSacral Therapy (CST). All our physiotherapists are qualified and registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa, as well as the South African Society of Physiotherapy.

Our Story

2013: Immelman and Redivo Physiotherapy Inc was founded by Elandie and Vanessa. We opened our doors on the 2 January 2013 at the Groenkloof out-patient department, and later that same year, an inpatient practice was started at the Life Eugene Marais hospital.

2014: The out-patient department was started close to Life Eugene Marais hospital to offer a comprehensive service to patients in and out of hospital.

2015: Melani joined the physiotherapy team. 

2016: Life Groenkloof Hospital peadiatric ward was added to our service offering.

2019: Life Wilgers hospital in-patient care was opened in the first half of 2019, the out-patient facility was opened in November of the same year. Melani joined as a director in the practice.

Our Physiotherapists

Elandie Immelman

BPhysT (UP), SASP NMS course, MSc.Physio (Wits).

Joined the IR Physio team: 2013

Area of Special Interest:
Kids and Teens, Sport condition, Movement and movement dysfunction.

Love:
Elandie loves working in a great dynamic team giving our best for our patients. She enjoys travelling, and sees life as one big adventure to share.

Vanessa Redivo

BPhysT (UP), SASP NMS course, MSc.Physio (Wits).

Joined the IR Physio team: 2013

Area of Special Interest:
Pain management and neuro-musculo-skeletal injuries, ergonomics and wellness.

Love:
Vanessa enjoy getting active, appreciating the outdoors, spending time with her husband, family and friends, cooking and traveling.

Melani Delport

BScPhys (WITS), SASP NMS course

Joined the IR Physio team: 2015

Area of Special Interest:
Treatment and rehabilitation of neuro-musculo-skeletal and orthopaedic patients. Before, during and after surgery.

Love:
Melani is an active person that enjoys being in nature and spending time with her family. She has a hunger for personal and professional growth with a love for people and helping others.

Nolene Redivo 

BPhysT (UP), SASP NMS course.

Joined the IR Physio team: 2017

Area of Special Interest: 
Rehabilitation orthopedic and sports injuries. 

Love:
Nolene
 enjoy reading, spending time with my family and friends. 

Emma Churchyard

BSc.Physio (UCT).

Joined the IR Physio team: 2018

Area of Special Interest:
Helping people with their pain or dysfunction, to live happy healthy lives.

Love:
Emma enjoys baking, cooking for and eating with friends, spending time with and going on adventures with friends and family.

Chanté du Preez

BPhysT (UP), SASP SPT Course.

Joined the IR Physio team: 2019

Area of Special Interest:
Sport and Orthopaedics

Love:
Enjoy traveling with her hubby, taking on a new adventure, absolutely love to walk barefoot and she also like to take on the odd DIY project now and again.

Iné Parker

BPhysT (UP), BSc Human Physiology (UP).
Joined the IR Physio team: 2020

Area of Special Interest:
Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Neurology. 

Love:
Iné likes to spend time with her family and friends, being outdoors, camping and traveling. She always takes her camera with, to capture the moment in a photo. When at home, she loves baking and cooking, always trying new things. 

Administrative Staff

Raymanda van der Westhuizen 

Administrative Manager at Wilgers and Groenkloof Practices.
Joined the IR Physio team: 2014

Love:
She has a warmness towards the patients and try to make it her mission to let them feel welcome at all times. Raymanda’s passion is music and have participated in various choirs in Pretoria. She loves to watch sport especially Tennis, Moto GP and Formula 1.

Charnè de Jager

Administrative Manager at Eugene Marais Practice.
Joined the IR Physio team: 2019

Love:
Charnè enjoys spending time with family and friends and visiting interesting places.

Tlamelo Latelang

Administrative Manager at Groenkloof Practice, Accounts.
Joined the IR Physio team: 2019

Love:
Tlamelo has a small catering and decor company, she loves singing, dancing, playing chess and reading.