Our Wellness Team
Director and Co-founder
Dr. Peter Roennfeldt
Dr Peter Roennfeldt is director and co-founder of SA wellness Centre in Adelaide, a centre where healthcare professionals work together, helping people, businesses and communities with health and wellness needs.
He completed his Chiropractic studies at RMIT University graduating with Distinction in 2005. He also has a keen interest in health and lifestyle sciences and has completed post-graduate studies and training as a Certified Chiropractic Wellness Lifestyle Practitioner (CCWP).
As a Chiropractor, his main focus is to enhance and improve people’s lives by providing professional Chiropractic care in an Evidence-Based Manner. He is dedicated to chiropractic solutions for people of all ages, with a genuine passion for the health and wellbeing of the people coming to SA wellness centre for chiropractic services. By helping people gain an understanding of the underlying condition of their spines and the related structures, Dr Peter tailors care towards the individuals he sees and is passionate about measuring and tracking their progress so they can make informed decisions and see their progress.
He also enjoys empowering people with ethical lifestyle changes that are scientifically based so people know what they can do to reach and maintain a quality of life they desire.
Dr Peter specialises in using a range of techniques to suit individual needs and enjoys reading research, books and attending seminars in order to stay up to date with the latest knowledge.
He is a registered Chiropractor under AHPRA, a member of the Australian Chiropractors Association (ACA), and also a member of the International Chiropractors Association Council on Wellness Lifestyle Science.
Chiropractor (BSc DC, Canada)
Dr Linda Outschoorn
Dr Linda has more than 30 years of experience offering chiropractic solutions as a Chiropractor.
Graduating in 1985 with a Doctor of Chiropractic in Toronto, Canada.
Dr Linda also holds a Bachelor of Science (with Honours) in Food Chemistry and Nutrition.
Dr Linda is a team player and thrives in an environment with like-minded professionals. Dr Linda has a sterling reputation backed by her attentiveness to patients needs and her successful history of well-adjusted customers who now enjoy a better quality of life. On a technical level, Dr Linda offers a range of chiropractic solutions including precise adjustments to patients of all ages.
On the side, Dr Linda has dedicated her time to female health including advanced menopause, osteoporosis and pregnancy studies. Along with an active interest in sports-related injury and lifestyle management.
View the ‘About Us’ tab on the home page to read more about Dr Linda (Chiropractor)
Dr Vicki Hoffmann
Dr Vicki has been a chiropractor for over 20 years practising in Adelaide and country areas.
Dr Vicki is passionate about how chiropractic, along with a healthy lifestyle of exercise, nutrition and a positive mental attitude can assist the body to function at its best.
Dr Vicki has her own three young adult children and understands the stresses and strains of modern life and its impact on our health.
She loves to work with all individuals, specialising in families with children of all age groups, teenagers and adults.
She also loves working with athletes from the young beginner to elite levels of fitness and enjoys seeing the results chiropractic can bring to their performance.
All age groups are welcome to come in for spinal analysis to see how chiropractic care may help to improve and enhance their life.
Vicki believes that “Chiropractic can be beneficial to people from all different walks of life. I love meeting people that come to me for help with their differences and backgrounds. My passion is to work with them to find solutions to their problems.”
Jai is a friendly and enthusiastic physiotherapist who is passionate about helping people to live free of pain. Having been a professional performing artist, he has had personal experience with injury and how to best manage it while maintaining your work and quality of life.
Jai has a particular interest in treating lower back, hip, groin and tendon injuries and finds taking a goal-oriented approach to rehabilitation particularly useful and loves getting people back to sports and their hobbies.
Jai believes that everyone has the right to live their best life and uses a multi-faceted approach to treating every client he works with including pilates, massage, mobilisations, strengthening and electrophysical agents. He will leave no stone unturned as he works with you to achieve your goals and get you living the life you deserve.
He likes working with dancers for strength, conditioning and injury management, as well as assisting people with back pain to overcome and manage their condition.
Jai is looking forward to seeing you at the clinic!
SA Wellness Centre Physiotherapist, Edgar, draws on over 21 years of experience in a broad variety of settings. Passionate about holistic and natural health modalities, his physiotherapy skills are perfectly suited to the team of natural and traditional medicine health practitioners at the centre.
Edgar brings years of experience in Physiotherapy. His specialities include Healthy Ageing, maintaining Spinal Health, Rehabilitation following surgery, Hospital stays and joint surgery.
He is also passionate about promoting cardiac and pulmonary health, having established inpatient and outpatient cardiopulmonary rehabilitation in a hospital. Having a nursing and a massage background he is aware of many health issues and believes improving one’s health should be in a holistic way.
Edgar’s interests in cardiac and pulmonary health promotion led to the establishment of a key rehabilitation service for inpatients and outpatients, Macquarie Hospital NSW, where his specialty interests in optimised ageing, spinal health and post-surgery rehabilitation made a positive impact on the lives of many others. As a nurse and remedial masseuse, and together with his diverse experience in a holistic approach to health, Edgar brings years of experience, expertise and knowledge to the centre.
Edgar’s Qualifications Include:
1996 – Bachelor of Applied Science in Physiotherapy graduated in 1996 from the University of Sydney
1996 – Diploma of Remedial Massage in The Nature Care College of Naturopathic & Traditional Medicine, NSW
1989 – Diploma of Applied Science in Nursing in the University of Western Sydney
Remedial Massage Therapist
Doug has been dedicated to providing high-quality Remedial Massage at SA Wellness Centre since 2019.
He has worked with people from all walks of life, from professional athletes, post-surgical patients, office workers and simply people who have had a stressful week. Doug’s experience includes remedial massage, sports massage, trigger point therapy, stretching techniques, pregnancy massage and corrective exercises with deeply relaxing massage. He is also a qualified relaxation massage therapist.
Douglas has a passion for massage. He uses a whole-body approach and a range of classic and cutting edge techniques in his treatments. This combination helps address things such as, postural deviation, holding patterns and injuries. Remedial massage therapy is his thing!
Doug’s focus is always to facilitate the body’s ability to restore function and mobility.
Remedial Massage Therapist
Brooke has a passion for helping and nurturing people through massage therapy. She is someone that you can trust, as she only wants the best outcome for her clients.
Brooke’s go-to massage technique is trigger point therapy combined with myofascial release to help decrease discomfort and pain for her clients.
She’s also well trained in sports massage, deep tissue massage, relaxation and pregnancy massage to help her clients reach their goals and improve their quality of life.
Away from the massage table, she enjoys any beach walks and hanging out with friends and family. She grew up locally, participating in local sport, mainly volleyball at a state level.
Certified Yoga Teacher (Hatha) Certified Restorative Yoga Therapist Certified Mindfulness and Meditation Therapist, Certified Emotional Healer Therapist (Yoga Psychology) Certified Mindfulness and Transcendental Meditation Facilitator
Os started his studies of transcendental music, yoga, and meditation in 1990 at the Venezuelan Institute of Vedic Studies when he was 17 years old. Some years later (1996-2000) he continued his studies in India (Sri Radha Kunda Mandir, Vrindavan, and Badrinath, Uttarakhand), and more recently (2018-19) with Shantarasa Yoga Australia.
Os comments that “The study of yoga never ends, it is a continuous review that is experienced at every inhalation”.
Since 1998, Os has been teaching, coaching, counselling and helping thousands of people through the extraordinary and fascinating paths of restorative yoga, meditation, spiritual psychology, family and music therapies, delivering classes, and workshops throughout Latin America, United States, and Australia.
Teacher Os explains that the practice of yoga is a journey of the spirit and self-mastery, it has little to do with base body worship. “If you are bored by the rat race of external gratification and basic body worship then you are ready to quench the silent thirst of your soul. You are ready to take yoga to its natural evolution. Prepare to snap the lock of social programming and pay close attention because you are about to embark on a sacred journey” Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in this divine practice.
His accreditations are recognized by Yoga Australia and Yoga Alliance.
Jacqui is an integral member of our patients’ services team. As your first point of contact, Jacqui will warmly welcome you to SA Wellness Centre. She completed her studies in Aromatherapy and Physiology in 2019.
Jacqui is warm, compassionate and empathic, understanding that each person has their own unique set of requirements regarding customized chiropractic solutions tailored to suit their journey towards better health and improved state of wellness. Jacqui brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her role at SA Wellness. Having over 14 years of experience in administration, Jacqui loves greeting everyone with a friendly smile and getting to know all the patients as they come through the practice.
Jacqui strongly believes that a holistic approach to complementary therapy plays a pivotal role in improving and maintaining our psychological and physical well-being.
Outside of the centre Jacqui spends time with her family, friends and fur children and can often be found indulging her love of the outdoors going on hikes, kayaking and lazing in the sunshine.
Kirsten is a bright, bubbly person who is always up for a chat. She appreciates that wellness isn’t just simply being physically healthy, it is also about having positive mental wellbeing.
“I love to help people in whatever way I can and always try to be a happy and positive part of people’s day.”
Away from work, she loves spending time with her family, friends and her dog Benny, going on adventures and creating memories. She absolutely loves to bake and enjoy playing the piano.
Caitlin is a vibrant positive person, with a keen interest in health and wellbeing. She is an active listener who will take time to hear your needs and put you on the right path with our multidisciplinary team.
Caitlin is passionate about the wellbeing of others and brings her excitement to work each and every day.
Outside the centre, she enjoys spending time at the beach, walking her dog, cooking, baking and doing jigsaw puzzles!
Remedial Massage Therapist
Peter is a nationally certified Remedial Massage Therapist gaining his accreditation from the renowned Australian School of Therapeutic Massage in Melbourne. His impressive credentials, countless hours of ‘hands-on’ experience within the last twenty years and extensive involvement in the health industry have given him a reputation for excellence in his field.
With a variety of techniques behind him, Peter prides himself in being able to find a unique balance that is right for each individual. Over the last two decades, Peter has encountered an enormous amount of challenging patients with various aches and pains. He has worked for medical centres, physiotherapy, chiropractic and sports medicine clinics and at the same time run his own private practice which he established in 1996. This diversity has allowed him to work closely with other allied health professionals to provide a range of complimentary treatments. While living in Melbourne, Peter had the privilege of working closely with the Victoria Police to promote the health and wellbeing of staff through the provision of remedial massage therapy.
Over the past years, Peter has treated a number of athletes including soccer players and AFL footballers. In 2008 Peter was the massage therapist for the Adelaide Comets Soccer Club and the massage and rehabilitation therapist for the Fulham United Soccer Club 2014 and 2015 seasons. Having such extensive experience in sports-related injuries Peter tends to know exactly what to look out for when his patients come to see him.
Peter has an interest in working with the elderly. Having provided his services to nursing homes, he understands the specific health issues elderly patients face and is delighted when he can provide some relief. Over the years he has worked with cancer patients, stroke patients and palliative patients. He has extensive experience in rehabilitating WorkCover and motor vehicle accident patients, pre and post-surgery.
Peter also treats children from as young as three years old through to their teens with various muscle-related problems. He has many coming to see him with sports injuries, neck and lower back issues.
Peter is a member of The Australian Association of Massage Therapists (AAMT), a regulatory body for the remedial massage industry and is also accredited with all private health funds, Return to Work Claims and Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA).
One thing that Peter really enjoys is regularly keeping up to date with seminars and courses related to his field of work. He regularly travels interstate and attends seminar and courses. In his spare time, he does a lot of research on the internet related to his field of work.
Outside from work Peter is married and busy helping to look after two young children Nicholas and Thomas.
“Peter introduced me to cupping therapy and I couldn’t believe how much it improved my back and hamstring mobility.” Tony G, Senior Radiographer
“Felt relief from headaches & muscular pain that had been severe for a five week period.” Anita H
“Peter is a professional. As a female I felt safe in his hands. He is tuned to what my muscles need.” Cheryl Z
“A superb blend of professionalism and friendliness. I had complete confidence in Peter’s abilities.” – Kathryn, G
“Peter treated areas of discomfort and from my first treatment, I have had an 80-90% improvement. Felt fantastic the next day.” – Alex P, Soccer Player
Avrylle loves spending time with her family, playing golf, cooking, and challenging herself to learn new things.
She is a very nurturing person who loves to help out in any way she can. Health and well-being are the things she has always been very passionate about and believe it is a vital part of living a truly fulfilling life.
From her own words: “I feel incredibly blessed to be able to help others on their own journey to wellness, supporting them and encouraging them to be the best that they can be”
Remedial Massage Therapist
Keli has a passion for the human body and psychology which has led her to a career as a massage therapist where she can help people use their bodies and minds to their full capabilities. She believes massage to be a wonderful gift we can give ourselves, and that the benefits to body and soul are boundless.
She offers relaxation, sports, deep tissue, remedial and pregnancy massage. Her approach to massage, no matter what modality, is first in developing trust and a state of relaxation. She has a gentle but firm technique which can be adjusted to each client based on their needs and preferences each time they visit.
Keli loves working closely with clients of all ages to understand the contributing factors to their physical condition and help improve their quality of life and well being through a proactive maintenance approach.
She is originally from the Eyre Peninsula of South Australia where she grew up on her family farm, playing sports and fostering an enormous love for nature and the ocean. In her free time, she loves surfing, walking the dog, yoga, gardening and cooking.
Managing Director and Co-founder
Lorena brings 15+ years of experience in financial and operational management as well as business development to the role of Managing Director. She was also one of the co-founders of SA Wellness Centre
She has a Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of South Australia. Lorena has worked in Adelaide for the government in the financial sector. Her experience includes insolvency accounting, business planning and marketing.
Lorena believes strongly in the power of culture and is inspired by the team at SA Wellness Centre on a daily basis. She feels fortunate to work with such a dedicated and credentialed healthcare team to achieve the vision of SA Wellness Centre for excellence in health optimisation, rehabilitation and pain management in Adelaide’s south.
Her Chiropractic journey began in 2007 after experiencing a range of chiropractic solutions for herself. The vision was to provide a health centre in South Australia where health professionals work together providing health solutions aimed at improving people’s lives, while also providing health and wellness needs to communities and businesses.
Lorena works with our allied health practitioners in keeping the team organised and in helping with new solutions for more comprehensive health and wellness programs. Taking the extra step and helping SA Wellness Centre distinguish itself as a qualitative, data-driven, solutions clinic. Lorena’s detail is matched by her attentiveness to each and every SA Wellness Centre customer.