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
Physiotherapists who specialise in the treatment of children with motor dysfunction are known as paediatric physiotherapists. Read more →
Many women who have had breast cancer surgery or radiation treatment develop swelling in the arms known as lymphedema. Read more →
Soft tissue injury may occur in the muscle as in a contusion or strain, in the tendons as in a strain or tendinopathy, in fascia connective tissue as in a fasciitis or in the ligaments as in a sprain or in the joint bursae as in a bursitis. Read more →
Athletes who participate in endurance sports are subject to injuries different from those suffered by other athletes. Most of these endurance sports injuries are the direct result of pushing the body to its limits over a long period of... Read more →
Massage therapy, which physiotherapists commonly refer to as soft tissue therapy, is a popular treatment choice in many clinical settings. Read more →
Common sense and scientific studies tell us that overweight and obese people have the greatest risk of back problems and the worst recovery rate. Read more →
Falls are responsible for a majority of hospital visits by elderly people. Poor balance and posture, low vision, dizziness and a number of other reasons can lead to falls. Read more →
The decision to return to sports after a knee replacement is one that should be made in consultation with your surgeon and physiotherapist. Read more →
Getting your child involved in sport at an early age is a good way to help him/her maintain a fit body as well as a fit mind. Read more →
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