The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Mr Aadiel Essop

Mr Aadiel Essop

BSc. Physiotherapy (UCT); FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine; Diploma in Health and Fitness; Diploma in Sports and Exercise Nutrition

Aadiel graduated from the University of Cape Town. Following graduation, he completed his community service at Klerksdorp/Tshepong Hospital Complex in the North West. At Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre he offers physiotherapy services to a diverse group of patients in pre and post operative liver transplant care, adult and paediatric oncology, specialised orthopaedics, medical patients and post surgery rehabilitation. He has also been involved in the Greenside and Mayfair community and was part of the WDGMC Covid-19 response team. He started Synergy Physiotherapy with an initial focus on home-based Covid-19 care. This has evolved into practice treating a multitude of different conditions based in Greenside, Randburg. He also serves as the head Physiotherapist and strength and conditioning coach at the Emmarentia Pirates Football Club.

Clinical Focus

  • Sport Injury Rehabiliitation
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Post Surgery Rehabilitation
  • Post Transplant Surgery Rehabilitation
  • Back And Neck Pain


  • Dry Needling
  • Strapping
  • Manual Therapy
  • Laser Therapy
  • Ultrasound Therapy
  • Pre-Transplant Assessments


  • Physiotherapist