Francis Joung

Francis Joung has completed his Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2001, in Otago University. Since then he has completed certifications with NZ Manipulative Association, Mckenzie therapy, dry needling, and Clinical Pilates with Back in Motion (NZ) and Dance Medicine Australia. He has built his foundation on a strong background in sports rehabilitation especially in rugby, weight training, running and ballet.


Over the course his career he has grown a great passion for helping people with chronic pain and this has prompted him to develop frameworks that effectively put together the scientific literatures of various disciplines - neurophysiology, cognitive-behavioural, exercise science and of course physiotherapy.

He established 2will physiotherapy and pain management clinic in 2010 in order to practice his philosophies and progress physiotherapy profession. He also has intimate knowledge in musicians' injuries (he was also studying Bachelor of Music in Melbourne University for some time) and he is a guest lecturer at School of Music, University of Auckland, and physiotherapist for Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.

Francis is also a 4th year clinical supervisor for AUT physiotherapy school, and lectures internationally on the topic of physiotherapy and pain. He is currently studying postgraduate diploma in pain management.

In his spare time he loves mountainbiking, crossfit/weight training, and playing music on his guitar or piano if he is not spending time with his two daughters. He is also a trustee of Harbour Montessori College.