Brendan Shahim

Brendan graduated from the university of the Witwatersrand in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy. He has gained valuable experience in both the public and private sectors, treating a variety of conditions from sports, spinal and musculoskeletal injuries to in-hospital ICU, post-operative cases and respiratory conditions. Brendan strives for continuous personal and professional development and is currently completing his Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (OMT) course. He implements a “hands-on” approach to his treatments, which is supplemented by dry needling, electrotherapy, exercise and education, as necessary.


  • Soft tissue and joint treatment
  • Back and Neck conditions
  • Headaches
  • Sports related injuries
  • Post-Operative rehabilitation
  • Respiratory / Chest treatments
  • Dry needling
  • Electrotherapy
  • Strapping
  • Home-Based treatment

Patient Information


  • Initial evaluations will be scheduled for approximately 60 minutes. Thereafter sessions will last 30-45 minutes, depending on the condition to be treated.

What to bring:

  • Please bring any scans, x-rays and referral letters that you may have, relating to your condition.


  • Patients will be required to settle their accounts after each treatment.
  • Treatments are charged according to Discovery medical aid rates.
  • Invoices will be sent to the patient via email, which can be used to claim back from your medical aid.
  • Cash and card facilities are available at the practice.

Make a booking


Thrupps Illovo Centre,
1st Floor, Medical Suite 8,
204 Oxford Road, Illovo