We exist to help patients perform better.

Injuries happen in all aspect of life; home, work, sport, and play, and we know these injuries affect the ability to perform.

We work hard to avoid the model that has people coming back over and over again. Offering a range of services, our aim is to assist in the recovery from injury in the most efficient way possible and to prevent the injury happening again.

We partner with a range of the local GPs, Specialists, and businesses to achieve an optimal resolution.

HPP strives to grow in knowledge and techniques to help all patients return to their optimal performance.

Our team, dedicated to getting you back to your best.

Khalil Hannouch


Khalil graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2008. He has worked in private practice and as an onsite Physiotherapist across Sydney and Newcastle. He has a lot of experience treating general musculoskeletal cases and work injuries. Through these roles Khalil has developed an interest in both knee and ankle management.

Khalil is a strong believer in an active treatment approach and enjoys empowering his patients with strategies to self manage their injuries.

When he is not practising physiotherapy, Khalil enjoys gym training and



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Tim Paine


Tim graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2011 with a First Class Honours in Physiotherapy. Since then he has always worked in private practice in the Hunter region.

Tim has previous experience with both the Newcastle Knights and Jets but also with Hunter Valley Grammar Rowing and various other local sports clubs. He has also worked extensively in orthopaedic rehabilitation with a number of local surgeons.

His real passion is getting everyone out doing what they want to be doing, whether it’s sport, work or fun, the goal is to enjoy life.

Tim has previously played and coached football but is currently doing his own rehabilitation following knee surgery.


Physio (Hons. First Class) – 2011
GEMt Dry Needling Level 1,2,3
Watson Shoulder Level 1


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Ryan Kennedy


Ryan graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2007. He returned to Vancouver, Canada and began his private practice Musculoskeletal career.

During his time he has worked with athletes from all skill levels and all age groups, injured workers, and weekend warriors. Ryan enjoys working with people from all age groups, sporting and non-sporting to achieve a quick but enduring solution to acute and chronic injuries.

Ryan is a keen cyclist who enjoys ice hockey and has played state level water polo

B. Physio (2007)
GEMt Dry Needling Level 1,2,3
McKenzie Level 1
Sports Trainer Level 1
SFMA 1 & 2