A clinic that cares
Comet Healthcare is an allied health clinic dedicated to meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the Port Augusta community and surrounds. We pride ourselves on building lasting relationships with our clients to empower every individual young and old. We listen to your needs and work towards achieving your goals together in a safe, comfortable and friendly environment. Comet Healthcare takes the time to explore all your options and develop a treatment plan that goes beyond our current healthcare norms.
We are committed to enabling access to quality allied health services for people in regional locations and offer expertise in a variety of areas. Check out our services page for more information.
We work with a variety of funding options with HICAPS available for on the spot claiming. We accept all Chronic Disease Management plans (Medicare), Return to Work SA, NDIS, Health Care packages and DVA.
No referral is required.
Always delivering more than what's expected
Director / Physiotherapist
Libby was born and raised in Port Augusta undertaking her schooling at Caritas College. In 2012 Libby graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. She went on to complete a Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy from LaTrobe University in 2017.
Since graduating Libby has worked in both Australia and the United Kingdom developing her skills in paediatrics, sports and musculoskeletal outpatients. She has a keen interest in chronic pain management and improving function for those limited by pain or disability.
In 2016 Libby opened Westside Physiotherapy as a sole physiotherapy practice. Becoming acutely aware of the ever-increasing demand for allied health services in the region in January 2021 Libby started her journey to establishing Comet Healthcare as a multi-disciplinary allied health clinic. Libby is devoted to delivering quality allied health care to those in regional Australia.
Personal Interests – Basketball & Travelling
Bachelor of Physiotherapy, University of South Australia 2012.
Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy, LaTrobe University 2017.
Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
Member of Sports Medicine Australia.
Northern Ballet Touring Physiotherapist 2015, 2019.
U16 and U18 South Australian Country Basketball Physiotherapist 2016-2018.
Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Athletes Village Physiotherapist 2018.
Keeley was born and bred in Wudinna on the Eyre Peninsula before she moved to Adelaide to complete her tertiary education. Graduating from UniSA with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2020. In January 2021 she started her physiotherapy career at Comet Healthcare. Keeley has brought a fresh outlook and enthusiasm to the clinic armed with the latest evidence to diagnose and treat our clients.
Keeley combined her passion for health and the human body with her love for the country life when returning to the region to begin her career. Keeley is looking forward to delving deeper into specialised areas to expand her knowledge and bring better outcomes to her patients.
Personal Interests – Netball, Animals & Reading
Bachelor of Physiotherapy, University of South Australia 2020.
Dani joined our team in February 2017 and since then has ensured that the clinic runs like a well-oiled machine. Dani has bought a wealth of experience to this role and over the past years has developed her health knowledge to answer all your questions. She has been instrumental in our transition to Comet Healthcare. An expert in organisation she can support you in the management of referrals, appointments and payment.
Personal Interests – Sport (Netball, Basketball, Surfing, AFL, Formula One), Cooking and Animals
Aimee joined our team in January 2021 filling the role of after school receptionist. Aimee is currently completing Year 12 and hopes to pursue further education in the health field following completing her schooling. She brings a hardworking and enthusiastic attitude with a keen interest in health.
Personal Interests – Basketball, Motocross, Wake Boarding, Baby Sitting & Cross Fit
Ella joined our team in January 2021 filling the role of after school receptionist. Ella is currently completing Year 12 and hopes to pursue further education in the health field following completing her schooling. She brings a hardworking and enthusiastic attitude with a keen interest in health.
Personal Interests – Working with people, Netball, Dance, Sewing, Cooking and the Beach
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