Rigel Mascarenhas

Qualifications & Associations

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Special Interests

Rigel has a special interest and expertise in treating:


I have seen Rigel at Melbourne Hand Rehab for my wrist injury and highly recommend him. He’s friendly, professional, thorough and practical with treatment planning. My wrist has progressed in his anticipated trajectory and I’m thrilled!




Experience & Professional Development

Rigel has completed his Bachelor of Applied Science and Masters in Physiotherapy Practice from La Trobe University. He has gathered experience in a range of clinical settings including hospital, emergency department and private practice. He has previously completed a placement with Melbourne Hand Rehab in 2019 prior to his commencement of his Hand Therapy Fellowship.




  • University of Exeter Online, Rheumatoid Arthritis: Exercises for Hands (SARAH) – 2022
  • iMoveU Seminar | 2020
  • DMA Clinical Pilates Part A | 2020
  • MHR Wrist Mastery Course | 2020
  • Australian Department of Health, Infection Control Training – COVID 19 | March 2020
  • MHR Musician’s Injuries Course | 2019
  • MHR professional development seminars | 2019-2020

About Rigel Mascarenhas

My approach to care: I enjoy developing a strong therapeutic relationship with my patients and helping them to overcome injuries using a combination of hands-on techniques and exercise rehabilitation.


Outside of work I love spending time with friends and family, travelling and playing music.

Clinic Locations

Rigel is available for consultation at the following clinics:



Book an appointment with Rigel


For enquiries and appointments please call 03 9458 5166 or conveniently book online.