About Us


Established in 1989 on Lambton Quay, Central City Physiotherapy Clinic has provided quality physiotherapy to the Wellington CBD for over 25 years. With quality at its core the practice provides professional sports level advice and treatment to the Wellington public and sports associations alike.


Paul Butler – Principal Physiotherapist
B Phty, Adv Dip MYO

Paul Butler

A Wellingtonian, Paul’s career has spanned the globe. From the American and Australian swim teams, professional rugby league to Olympic GB track athletes. He is now excited to be involved with elite athletes throughout NZ.

Jennifer Brennan – Senior Physiotherapist

Jen Brennon

Jennifer Brennan is our fantastic senior physiotherapist with nearly thirty years experience working in London and New Zealand private practice. She has a special interest in the kinetic chain and how everything connects especially posture and how this influences your sport, running and workouts. She has a postgraduate diploma in manual therapy and manipulation along with training in Mulligan, McKenzie and dry needling techniques.

Josh Plail – Physiotherapist
BSC Physiotherapy

Josh CCPhysio
Josh studied in England and has since worked in professional football with West Bromwich Albion Football club, semi-professional rugby , at international crossfit competitions and like a lot of his colleagues, spent years in the NHS gaining invaluable clinical experience.
Josh has a passion for helping everyone regardless of injury but has a particular interest into the sporting / training related conditions. With a large repertoire of treatment techniques including manual therapy, kinesio taping and soft tissue massage, he strives to help everyone achieve their goals whatever they may be.

Carolyn and Chrissy – Reception

Carolyn and Chrissy are our amazing admin team. These ladies are happy to answer your questions on reception.

Jen Thornburrow – Marketing and Media


Another reason why we provide quality to our clients, Jen brings fun and direction to our approach.


We have a welcoming reception and well appointed treatment rooms in an earthquake strengthened building.
Central City Physio Wellington Reception
We also have an onsite gym that is FREE for clients to use for their rehab.CCPhysio_Gym_Web