Jakob Gajadhar

Jakob Gajadhar, founder of Synergistix Allied Health migrated to Australia in January 2013. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Jakob graduated as a pharmacist in 2002 and has always had a passion for alternative approaches to therapeutic care. Jakob also undertook post-graduate studies at Griffith University, Queensland and successfully completed his Master of Medical Research and Master of Public Health. He is an entrepreneur and owns several businesses in Australia and overseas. He continues to follow his passion whilst still honoring his oath as a member of the healthcare team to use his knowledge and expertise to provide the best care options for patients/clients he’s interacted with. In May 2018 he created SAH with the hope to grow this passion, the theme of the company “Work Together, Grow Together”. Jakob and his team members all share similar visions and, on their paths, to provide services that would improve the lives of many.

Dr- Feroza Arshad

Dr. Feroza Arshad, Health Services Manager at Synergistix Allied Health, migrated to Australia in 2014, is a medical graduate from Ukraine. After qualifying as a medical doctor in 2012, she moved back to her home country of Pakistan and worked as a Medical Administrator in a private hospital. She is also a graduate of Griffith University and successfully completed her Master of International Public Health. Feroza’s passion is exploring different dynamics of health care provision.

Renee Woodrick

Renee Woodrick is an accredited exercise physiologist and exercise scientist. She works with a range of clientele of all ages and backgrounds. Her clientele includes patients suffering from disability and chronic health conditions, pain management, cancer patients, mental health patients, rehabilitation from injury and surgery, falls prevention, overweight and obesity, and general conditioning. Renee is particularly passionate about working with neural and musculoskeletal rehab patients, however she
does enjoy treating all conditions through exercise, and I have a particular affinity with children and elderly populations.

Her previous employments have seen her as a personal trainer and working with the Queensland Fire and Rescue Service to help keep firefighters fit and healthy. She has also worked in GP clinics and private practice as an exercise physiologist, working with people from all walks of life.

Her home life is busy raising three children, Thomas 10, James 8 and Abby 6. Apart from running children to school and multiple sports, she is also busy keeping myself fit and healthy as well. She plays both competitive and social touch football a few nights a week and like to go to the gym to keep strong. She enjoys the outdoors, so school holidays and weekends are spent at the park, camping, surfing and fishing with her kids.

Jakob Radford

Jakob is currently finishing his extended Undergraduate Degree in Biology and Biomedical Sciences at QUT with intentions to continue in completing a master’s degree and Ph.D. in Virology and Microbial-Genomics. He has joined us as our Appointments Officer and Admin Assistant to assist with scheduling, billing, and general services. He has experience in customer service, administration, and reception. For the last three years, Jakob has worked two part-time jobs to support him whilst studying full-time. He also works as an intern for his University’s Science Faculty and takes translated lecture and course notes for science undergraduates with learning disabilities in his extra-curricular time.