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Colin Tutchen

Passion for sports

Physiotherapy, Auckland Technical Institute


Post Graduate Diploma in Health Science (Manipulative Therapy)


Colin Tutchen's practice of physiotherapy is inseparable from his passion for sports. Since he first qualified as a physiotherapist in 1983, Colin has never been far from the playing fields and stadiums.


Over the years, major teams such as the Hawke's Bay RFU Magpies, the Hawks basketball team or the Central District Stags have all benefited from his care and expertise.


Colin is thorough in his approach of injury treatment and prevention and will always take the time to explain the ins and outs of recovery with his patients.

Specialty areas / experience:


•    Sports Injuries

•    Hospital work in London (1988-91)

•    Professional Sports Physiotherapy:

•    Physio for the Magpies RFU

•    Clive Rugby Club Physio

•    Physio for the Hawks

•    Physio for the CD Stags

Clinics / hours of work:


Te Mata Clinic, Havelock North. Monday to Friday mornings

Onekawa Clinic, Napier. Monday to Friday afternoons

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