What We Do.

 
 

What We Do.

We are here to help you.  Do you want assessment and diagnosis? Would you like to gain a better understanding of your injury?  Do you need manual therapy for pain relief or do you want exercises so that you can manage your symptoms independently? We can help you with it all. 

What to expect from your appointment?

Your treatment will vary depending on your specific needs and what you are looking for from Physiotherapy.  We can offer: 

  • Time dedicated to listening your concerns.

  • Physical assessment and diagnosis.

  • Education and goal setting.

  • Manual therapy to reduce pain. Depending on your preferences, this may involve:

    • Massage i.e deep tissue, trigger point therapy, gentle massage etc.

    • Joint mobilisation or manipulation,

    • Assisted stretching,

    • Dry needling,

    • Heat or cold therapy.

  • Prescription or reassessment of an exercise program. This may incorporate:

    • Pilates,

    • Running assessment,

    • Supervised gym programs,

    • Supervised hydrotherapy programs,

    • Group exercise sessions,

    • Relaxation and meditation techniques.

  • Ergonomic assessment and postural advice.

  • Standard or Kinesio taping.

  • Referral for most medical imaging including X-ray, Ultrasound and MRI.

  • Injury leave certificates for work, school or sporting clubs.

  • Prescription of medical aids i.e crutches, ankle guards, knee braces or moonboots.

  • Referral to a Doctor or other Allied Health Professional if required.

  • Open communication with your Doctor or other Allied Health Professional upon your request.

Unsure if we can help you? Give us a call or send an email to find out. 

You don’t need a referral from your Doctor to make an appointment at Lively Physiotherapy.  We can also refer you for MRI, X-ray, US or CT if appropriate.

We treat a variety of conditions and injuries including:

  • Muscle strains or tendon injury.

  • Ligament sprains/tears.

  • Arthritis and other joint or bone issues.

  • Sporting or other acute, traumatic injuries.

  • Neck and back pain.

  • Headaches or Jaw pain.

  • Nerve pain or injury.

  • Whiplash.

  • Work injuries.

  • Functional capacity evaluations for Pre-Employments or to facilitate return to work.

  • Chronic pain.

  • Vertigo or vestibular rehabilitation.

  • Post-operative rehabilitation i.e. ACL reconstruction, Meniscectomy or Meniscal repair, Total knee, hip or shoulder replacement, Rotator Cuff repair or Acromioplasty, Spinal surgery etc.

 

Consultation Prices: 

New Assessment: $92.00

Subsequent Assessment: $85.00

Extended appointment for 2 or more areas: $130

Immediate health care rebates are available.