Physiotherapists are often referred to as ‘movement specialists’. They are trained to assess and treat a variety of conditions that affect physical function.
Physiotherapists study medical science subjects such as anatomy, neuroscience and physiology to develop skills and attitudes necessary for health education and prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with musculoskeletal conditions, sports injuries, physical disorders and disabilities.
No, a referral is not required to see a Physiotherapist.
If you however have a chronic medical condition which requires you to see a Physiotherapist, we suggest you discuss your options with your GP. If there is a Workcover claim, please bring your workcover certificate given by the GP.
Yes, and if you have any other reports such as MRI, CT Scans and bone scans please bring them for the appointment.
The Initial appointment duration is approx 35-45mins and then each standard consult after that is 30mins.
The number of session required depends on the nature of the problem being addressed, and how well you respond to treatment.
All Private Health fund cards are accepted and the rebate depends on the level of your cover.
Payment can be made after your appointment, with CASH, VISA or MASTERCARD.
Please bring your own shorts/T-shirt for the treatment. You will be required to undress, depending on the area of the body being assessed and treated. Bring your running shoes if you run.