• Active Physiotherapy Mackay has been established since 2009 providing comprehensive physiotherapy services to the Mackay region. Our current team of 14 physiotherapists, backed up by our experienced administration team, aim to offer the very best patient care.  We treat a number of conditions, with special areas of interest including continence and pelvic floor, complex shoulder and neck assessment, manipulative therapy and spinal mobility, occupational health including pre-employment functional assessments and workplace/ergonomic assessments, and chronic pain education. Carmel Ballard is our Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist, providing full time massage services.  

    We also operate in Sarina 3 days a week, co-located with Pioneer Podiatry at 28 Central St, Sarina. In 2016 we opened our new clinic on the corner of Gregory and Alfred Street, Mackay - we are open 7.30am-6.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.00am-12.00pm Saturday. To book an appointment or to discuss your health care needs, please call our clinic on 49533 557 or use our online booking gateway on this website. 

    We highly value communication and customer service. All new patients receive a written plan explaining diagnosis and recommended treatment. With your consent we will communicate with your health team to gain the best outcome possible for you.

    8 Questions to be answered during your initial consultation

  • Danielle Bell - Director, Principal Physiotherapist

    Danielle Bell is the proud owner and operator of Active Physiotherapy Mackay. Danielle is a senior physiotherapist in Continence and Pelvic Health which incorporates an extensive number and depth of fields including urology, colorectal, gynaecology, lactation, endocrinology, sexual health and the pelvic muscles.

    Danielle balances being the owner of large musculoskeletal practice Active Physiotherapy Mackay, with being a mother of 2 and keen netballer!

    Danielle’s case load mainly comprises complex conditions such as obstructed defecation or faecal incontinence, urge urinary incontinence, and pelvic pain including pudendal neuralgia and dyspareunia. Danielle trains a team of pelvic health physio’s providing rehabilitation for pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence, including the use of vaginal pessary supports.  

    Danielle is an active public speaker, supporting groups and educating the public. Recent engagements include the Prostate cancer foundation, MS Australia and GP groups.

    Danielle is a member of several committees, working towards integrating health systems and promoting primary health practitioners’ rights and training. Danielle is the first rural branch counsellor of the QLD APA continence and women’s health group.