Denise Kirsten Physiotherapy

Welkom Physiotherapy

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Appointment Booking Number

057 353 3663


Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday

07.30 - 16.30


07.30 - 16.00

Saturday - Sunday


24 hr Emergency Service

082 808 9261

Welcome to Denise Kirsten Physiotherapy Incorporated

We are a Welkom Physiotherapy practice that proudly uses innovative technology and evidence-based clinical protocols to streamline the process of getting injured patients back to work and life. Our aim is to follow a multidisciplinary approach to help our patients live their best lives!

Welkom Physiotherapy Services

Each individual’s treatment is tailored to suit their specific requirements, and
a physiotherapist will choose from a wide range of therapies, including:

Manual Therapy

These can include joint manipulation and mobilisation (which provides for spinal mobilisation), manual resistance training, and stretching.

Exercise Programs

Such as muscle strengthening, posture re-training, cardiovascular stretching and training.

Electrotherapy Techniques

Consists of Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS), diathermy, ultrasound, Interferential therapy, combination therapy, etc.

Why Choose Our Physiotherapy Services

Getting you back to work & life

Patient Rehabilitation

Dry Needling

Sport Injuries

Back-and Neck Pain

Muscle Treatment

Soft Tissue Injuries


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Rehabilitation Gym

Hand Unit

Work hardening

Professional Physiotherapists

Our Specialized Team

Getting you back to work & life

Denise Kirsten

I am the principal physiotherapist at Denise Kirsten Incorporated and completed my degree at UFS and started my career at Ernest Oppenheimer Hospital (Anglogold) in Welkom in 1996. I gained experience in spinal cord injuries, neurological conditions, hand injuries, orthopaedic, injuries and musculoskeletal conditions. In my free time I love photography and spending time with my family. I also love the outdoors and travelling.

Our Physiotherapists

Denise Kirsten and Wilinda Botha


I completed my degree at UP in 2020 and did my community service year in Ficksburg. I grew up in Vrede and therefore love the farm and animals. I enjoy Spending time outdoors and with friends and family. In my free time

I enjoy gardening and cooking.


I have been part of several administrative teams with Netcare911 at Ernest Oppenheimer Hospital as well as Africa Health Care EMS at St.Helena Hospital. I am privileged to be with the team at Denise Kirsten Incorporated Since 2017 as an office administrator and debtors clerk. Working and communicating with patients and dealing with the daily administrative tasks, fills my day. I love being in the outdoors and spending time with my family.


I am the General Worker at Denise Kirsten Incorporated. I am privileged to be part of the team since 2007.

I am a mother of two beautiful children and in my free time I love to music and spending time with my family.


I am the Office Manager and debtors clerk at Denise Kirsten Incorporated since 2014.

After studying at the Technicon of South Africa, I obtained my National diploma and officer qualification where after I served the SAPS for 20 years with the rank Captain. I was a partner at Panasonic business systems for 7 years and subsequently moved to become a pharmacist assistant for 1 year.

My hobbies include physical activities such as weight training, running and fun walks.


Frequently Asked Questions

Physiotherapists help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice. 

They maintain health for people of all ages, helping patients to manage pain and prevent disease.

The profession helps to encourage development and facilitate recovery, enabling people to stay in work while helping them remain independent for as long as possible.

Physiotherapy is a science-based profession and takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing, which includes the patient’s general lifestyle.

At the core is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in their treatment.

You can benefit from physiotherapy at any time in your life. Physiotherapy helps with back pain or sudden injury, managing long-term medical condition such as asthma, and in preparing for childbirth or a sporting event.

Physiotherapy is a degree-based healthcare profession. Physios use their knowledge and skills to improve a range of conditions associated with different systems of the body, such as:

Physiotherapists work in a variety of specialisms in health and social care. Additionally, some physiotherapists are involved in education, research and service management.

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