Semir Bakija is the Medical director and senior physiotherapist at Get on Track. He initially trained and worked in Sarajevo and has since attained more than 30 years physiotherapy experience working in both hospitals and rehabilitation clinics.
Semir is qualified and has the experience to treat musculoskeletal and neurological patients of different ages. His approach initiates with a thorough assessment, aimed at identifying the underlying causes of the patient’s symptoms, then he tailors a patient-centered plan in order to deliver the best treatment and achieve the desired goals.
He served as a Senior Physiotherapist, in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at Rashid Hospital in Dubai (UAE) for 15 years before he established his private physiotherapy clinic Get on Track. Semir is certified as an MLD and CDT therapist by the Foldi College Hinterzarten Germany. Recently he was certified from the Joanneum University of Applied Sciences as a Trainer of Trainers in Complex Decongestive Therapy, to be the first in the Middle East. Moreover, he is an international instructor for the ‘Jenny McConnell’ courses in the Middle East and East Europe and a regional instructor for the Medical Taping Concept for TapeConcept Ltd.
All musculoskeletal injuries and rehabilitation
Complete Decongestive Therapy Teaching/Education
Treatment of Cervicogenic Headaches
Lymphedoma treatment and Complete Decongestive Therapy
Dave Baines is a British (UK) Physiotherapist, with a Masters’ degree in Physiotherapy and over 10 years’ experience in injury treatment, rehabilitation and prevention.
He initially worked in UK hospitals specializing in the treatment of sports and orthopedic/musculoskeletal injuries. he has gained extensive experience working with and treating recreational and professional athletes from all sports. and has subsequently be working in Dubai for the over 5 years working in sports injury clinics. He has a personal interest in sprinting and martial arts at an elite level and has a strong functional strength and condition training background.
sports injury rehabilitation
shoulder pain/ impingement
Knee Cartilage and ACL injury/ rehab
Lower back and neck pain
Silvia Gois has over 10 years experience as a physiotherapist. She qualified with distinction in her physio degree at Escola Superior de Saude do Alcoitao, Portugal.
She completed the first part of her post graduate training at Hospital Pulido Valente (Portugal) focusing on pulmonary rehabilitation.
Before moving to Dubai she was working in hospitals and private clinics in Portugal where she gained value in treating a wide range of orthopedic, musculoskeletal , respiratory and neurological (Stroke)conditions.
Silvia is able to treat all musculoskeletal injuries, but has clinical interest in cervical and low back pain, shoulder, knee, ankles and post orthopedic surgery. Her emphasis in on manual therapy, exercise an appropriate strength and conditioning as the best treatment.
In neurological conditions she as a special interest treating post Stroke patients .
Silvia is a certified physiotherapist in
– Spinal Manual Therapy
– Treatment of Temporo – Mandibular Joint Disorders (Jaw disorders)
– Manual Lymphatic Drainage
– Global Postural Re-Education
– Respiratory Physiotherapy
– Dry needling
Jumana Qaqish is a Senior Physiotherapist, holding a Masters degree in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University (UK). She has more than 10 years of experience.
She started her career as a lecturer and a clinical supervisor at the University of Jordan in Amman where she helped to develop the physiotherapy course up to the international standards and integrate the clinical placement program for graduate students. She has then been working in Dubai for the past 8 years in outpatient clinics treating patients with musculoskeltal problems mainly like back and neck pain disorders using Manual therapy Techniques and therapeutic exercises.
Jumana is also a certified Schorth Therapist who specializes in treating Idiopathic Scoliosis using Schroth Method concept.
Lower back and Neck pain
Idiopathic Adolescent Scoliosis
Postoperative and post fracture cases
Tanja is a Certified Lymphedema therapist by Foeldi College ( European Centre & Specialist clinic for lymphology) in Hinterzarten,Germany (2015.) . She graduated from Medical school as a Physiotherapist technician, in Novi Sad,Serbia in 2007.
Her main interest is cancer related lymphedema,mostly rehabilitation and patients care after breast cancer and prostate cancer surgery and therapy. Using techniques of manual lymphatic drainage and complete decongestive therapy ,Tanja successfully treats even the most severe cases.
She is spreading awareness about lymphedema among doctors, professionals and patients .In the past few years she had many presentations and case studies about lymphedema and lipedema and tried to make it more recognizable in society.
For Tanja, the well-being of her patients is very important. She also gives them self-care suggestions related to her diverse background in health care.
Daniela Fleckenstein-Mabrouk, MSc. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
Daniela Fleckenstein-Mabrouk is a german Senior Physiotherapist, holding a Masters degree in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from University Wuerzburg (Germany). She has more than 27 years of experience.
Background: (where trained and experience)
She started her career in several private clinics in Germany before she worked as a teacher for 6 years with giving lectures about Lymphatique drainage, Rheumatology and orthopedic surgeries. She has then been working as a head of Physiotherapy department in a clinic in Germany close to francfort before she joint Get on track in Dubai 6 years ago
Daniela is also a certified Lymphatique drainage therapist, Manualtherapist, Triggerpointtherapist, Bobaththerapist and is holding a Certificate in applied Kinesiology
Lower back and Neck pain
Gynokology: Breastcancer and pelvicfloor problems
Edemaproblems ( primary and secondary edema)
Postoperative and post fracture cases
Sandra is a Health & Wellness Coach and proud member of Get on Track since 2015. In 2006 she graduated from the Private sports school “Glucker Schule” (prestigious school in the Stuttgart – GERMANY, who are already committed since 1923 to train young people to become competent sports and gymnastics teachers) and become registered Group Fitness Instructor, Pilates teacher, Personal Trainer.
Prevention, Rehab and Health programs are her specialties, as well as balance, proprioception and coordination training with XCO and FLEXI-BAR and Technogym Ambassador for UAE- Senior Master Trainer educator.
Sandra’s vision is to support people around the globe to learn and understand how step by step to get stronger, more balanced, to feel good and free in their own bodies and to become the best versions of themselves.
As part of Technogym educational team, she was in Rio supporting the athletes and their coaches, doctors, physiotherapists, and physiologists from all over the world at the Technogym fitness facility of the Olympic village.
She has also contributed (as a Technogym Master Trainer) to the UAE’s Health and Fitness magazine, and Sports 360 Newspaper and much more.
She is a part of the Get on track team since 2015.
Olivia Felobos , Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, with over 7 years’ experience in physiotherapy rehabilitation ,prevention, orthopaedic disorders and sport injuries.
She initially graduated from Misr University of Science and Technology in Egypt, then took Orthopedic Manual Therapy Diploma & Sport Injuries Diploma certified from the UK (Sheffield Hallam University ) . She worked at multiple hospitals in Egypt for five years specializing in the treatment of sports and musculoskeletal injuries. Then she has been working in Dubai for the last two years, working in the same field in outpatient setups.