Upeka Herath


Upeka is a physiotherapist at Hiya Health Ipswich who completed his Bachelor’s Degree of Physiotherapy at The University of Queensland in 2021. 

He has a passion for empowering his clients to reclaim their lives through collaborative goal-setting and tailored treatment plans. 

As an advocate for holistic management planning, Upeka ensures that all aspects of his clients’ lifestyle are considered in the management planning process. This includes a combination of their physical and social factors, routines, goals, any care provided by a multidisciplinary team and the best current research. 

His clinical experience covers an array of presentations including various neurological, musculoskeletal and developmental conditions across adult and paediatric populations. 

When he is not in the clinic, you can find Upeka spending his downtime with his friends, playing soccer or indulging in music and arts.

  • Musculoskeletal
  • Neurological conditions
  • Paediatrics
  • Persistent pain management

“Over the years, I’ve learnt the importance of holistic healthcare and understanding your body; I feel extremely lucky to work alongside the Hiya Health Team to share this message and empower everyone that walks into the clinic through the excellent standard of care that we uphold. With a passion for education, my goal is to provide everyone with the necessary tools, support systems and knowledge of their condition to take complete control of their lives”


Upeka Herath, Physiotherapist