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Swimming Victoria Age State Championships

The recent Swimming Victoria Age State Championships was well supported by the Physiohealth team over the 5 days of intense competition. Our physiotherapists that specialise in management of swimming athletes were on hand to provide all athletes with the latest … Continue reading

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Acute Low back pain and Core stability

A summary and explanation of the rationale behind core stability training for acute low back pain.   Introduction Low back pain is a common disorder, with 80% percent of the population likely to experience low back pain at some stage (Walker, … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Cara is a physio at Physiohealth. She’s always had an interest in the human body and movement and also enjoys helping people make a difference and improve their quality of life. Cara has an interest in overuse injuries, not only … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner of the Week

This week’s practitioner of the week is one of our newest staff members – Alex Bell. Alex developed an interest in Physiotherapy after seeing the recovery process his brother went through after a car accident. Alex has a keen interest … Continue reading

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Breeze Rides Program Welcomes New Sponsor – Physiohealth

Cycling Victoria (CV) is excited to announce three new sponsors for Breeze Rides. The new major sponsor is health.com.au, with Physio Health and Specialized also signing on to support CV’s flagship program for the development of women’s cycling. The new … Continue reading

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Melbourne Kermesse Championships – Sunday 16 November

Physiohealth is delighted to be a major sponsor of the newest high profile cycling race on the Victorian cycling calendar, the Melbourne Kermesse Championship which will be held on Sunday November the 16th at Caribbean Park in Scoresby. The event … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Andy McGree Andy decided to pursue a career as a Physiotherapist after a 2 year battle with his own injury, Osteitis Pubis. Whilst overcoming this injury Andy became passionate about biomechanics and analysing and assessing how to best overcome this … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Dora Pandeloglou Physiohealth clinical pilates instructor Dora has been practicing clinical pilates for 2 years after graduating Human Movement Exercise & Sport Science. Dora believes pilates is essential for all people of all age groups to help condition the body … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Gary Singh Gary’s speciality areas include low back pain rehabilitation, posture related neck and upper back pain, shoulder injuries, knee injuries, ankle pain, post-operative rehabilitation- spinal, knee, hip surgery, injury prevention and musculoskeletal screenings. He has a keen personal interest … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Physiohealth Remedial Massage therapist Dario Sorbello became passionate about massage after experiencing niggling injuries himself as a triathlete and runner. Dario believes massage is essential for injury prevention and muscle lengthening. Available at: Mount Waverley & Williamstown

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Physiohealth Practitioner of The Week

This week our practitioner of the week is Ryan McKeough. Ryan completed a Master of Physiotherapy degree in Canberra in 2012 after finishing a Bachelor of Kinesiology with honours in his home country of Canada. He became interested in becoming … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

This week our Physiohealth practitioner of the week is one of our massage therapists, Wendy Burnett. Wendy has been in the industry for 13 years. Wendy has treated people with all different needs and requirements including athletes, the disabled, pregnant … Continue reading

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Jason – Iron Man Cairns

Our Physiohealth Katie Flatters worked her magic on of our star patients lately. Here is Jason’s Iron Man Cairn story! So not being able to run 10 days before the race due to the dreaded recurrent calf issue Jason’s last … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

This week our practitioner of the week is Tanya. Tanya is a Pilates instructor at Physiohealth at our Williamstown clinic. Tanya develops programs specific to individuals in all of her classes and one to one sessions to help achieve personal … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Scott Rolph Scott’s main reason for becoming a physiotherapist was because of his experience as a National level swimmer. He spent a lot of time injured as opposed to competing, so got to know the physio world first hand, from … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner of the Week

Michael Coppo Michael studied physiotherapy at James Cook University after becoming interested in physiotherapy from his own experience battling injury. He sees Physiotherapy as a way of keeping in touch with the sporting community and giving back. He has a keen … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

This week our Physiohealth Practitioner of the week is Andrew Park. Andrew is a remedial massage therapist for Physiohealth at the Williamstown, Essendon & Footscray clinics. Andrew treats individuals with various muscular pain and dysfunction. He uses a variety of … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

This week our Physiohealth Practitioner of the week is Ron Patel. Ron has over 6 years experience primarily in the hospital, private & aged care industry with particular experience in musculoskeletal and neurological disorders.

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Physiohealth Practitioner of The Week

This week our practitioner of the week is Brenton Egglestone. Brenton became interested in physio during his teenage years playing team sports and seeing how the physios aided the athletes in achieving optimal performance. Brenton enjoys treating people of all … Continue reading

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What is Tendinopathy?

So you have a Tendinopathy… Tendons are bands of tissue that join your muscles to your bones. When you contract a muscle it pulls on the tendon, which in turn pulls on the bone causing your joints to move. These … Continue reading

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Samantha Thompson 2014 JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes

This year Physiohealh Sponsored Samatha Thompson in the 2014 JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes. We have heard from Sam that the ride was a huge success and read below her ride report. She and Brice managed to raise over $5,800 … Continue reading

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U14s Girls and Boys Hockey National Championship

Day 1 We arrived at the airport with the two teams and flew up to Canberra and checked in to our accommodation at the Australian Institute of sport (the AIS). Then straight to the hockey fields it was for the … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Supporting My Room

Our good friend Adam Murchie is doing some great things at the moment. Physiohealth are proud supporters of Adam’s cause to raise money for the children’s cancer centre at the Royal Children’s Hospital and we urge as many people as … Continue reading

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2013 Boys U13 and U14 State Championship Coffs Harbour

2013 Boys U13 and U14 State Championship Coffs Harbour Michael Coppo Recently I was grateful enough to be part of the medical team travelling away with Victoria’s young, talented soccer players. The annual Boys U13 and U14 State Championships took … Continue reading

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2013 State Teams Short Course Championships

2013 State Teams Short Course Championships Physiohealth’s Scott Rolph recently returned from the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra where the 2013 State Teams Short Course Championships were held.  The event saw many of Australia’s future swimming stars competing in … Continue reading

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On The Couch with Cory Prout

David Micallef sits down with Physiohealth’s Cory Prout to discuss the ins and outs of Swimming Efficiency.

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