Welcome to Sylvania Heights Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic
What a physio can do for you:
Sylvania Heights physiotherapy has been looking after the local community for nearly 30 years.
Our current staff consists of 4 female physiotherapists who are all trained in Pilates rehabilitation and teach various classes and sessions throughout the week.
Our dedicated team aim to provide the highest quality treatment and most up to date techniques to not only treat your pain and get you moving better, but educate and prescribe exercises to prevent recurrences and manage the cause of the injury.
The girls working here at Sylvania have backgrounds in a wide variety of sports and activities including soccer, rugby league, Oz tag, AFL, snow and waterskiing, golf, bowling, gymnastics, swimming, dancing, and dragon boat racing.
For those that are not the sporty type, our girls are experts in assessments and treatment plans for postural complaints, long standing or complex pain issues, pre and post pregnancy advice, treatment and rehabilitation also exercise programs for balance, joint stiffness or mobility problems. We are happy to do home visits to the local area and give specific advice and exercises for clients to do safely at home
In cases where functional movement is compromised, doctors often refer their patients to physiotherapists. He/she will write an order authorising the form of treatment he desires. Read more →
Physiotherapy is involved in all phases of rehabilitation, from the acute stage through to recovery. We treat patients who have suffered whiplash injuries and provide rehabilitation following fractures and major trauma. Read more →
Athletes who run and jump a lot may be susceptible to metatarsalgia, a type of foot injury that manifests itself in pain and inflammation in the ball of the foot. Read more →
Volleyball injuries fall into two categories: traumatic or overuse. Traumatic injuries may result from a sudden force or impact and overuse injuries result due to repetitive movements over a length of time. Read more →
When a physiotherapist manipulates a joint, it means we take the joint to its end of range and then we perform a quick thrust movement to which takes the joint past its normal range of movement. Read more →
A Continuous Passive Motion device is one that is used to maintain passive range of motion following a knee replacement, ACL reconstruction or surgery of the finger joints, shoulder, wrist and hand. Read more →
Yoga and soft martial arts such as tai chi and sun do can provide you with the strength, flexibility and overall sense of well being you deserve. Read more →
You have made the big decision, paid your fees and joined a gym, and as such, there are some unspoken rules that you should follow in order that you may fully enjoy working out. Read more →
A fad is an idea, practice or habit that crops up suddenly and is gone in a short space of time. This is not only unrealistic, but unhealthy. Read more →
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