Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy including Manipulative and Manual Therapy. Assessment and treatment of muscle, joint or nerve pain with bio-mechanical assessment and correction. This includes treating headaches and pain from arthritic joints and Post-Surgical Rehabilitation any surgical procedure particularly joint and muscle repair.
Sports specific assessment and treatment for the more active person to the elite athlete.
We treat sports people for both acute and long term injuries to optimise recovery and allow return to training and competition. Our Functional assessment programmes (Y Balance test, FMS and TPM Pro) and rehabilitation classes provide personalised rehabilitation and accelerated return to training and competition over standard care.
Arthritis and Chronic Condition Management
We can assist patients with improving management of many long term illnesses such as Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease and High Blood Pressure. Improved management with exercise has been shown to decrease Medication use to manage these conditions as well as improve mobility and quality of life.
The Y balance Test
The Y Balance Test Kit is a thoroughly researched, yet easy way to test a person's risk for injury as well as demonstrate functional symmetry. This new device and protocol is highly accurate and can be used for measuring before and after rehabilitation performance, improvement after performance enhancement programmes, dynamic balance for fitness programs, and return to sport readiness.
Functional Movement Screen
This is an in-depth analysis of your movement patterns and is effective in finding imbalances that can cause increase risk of injury during training or physical activity. This Screen includes specific exercises that are designed to correct any abnormal movement patterns and hence optimise function, minimise injury risk and optimise performance. Those that will benefit from this include Recreational Athletes who are returning to sport after injury, individuals with a history of injuries that wish to stop the recurrences, those returning to a physical job after an injury and those returning to exercise after a long period of inactivity as well as any person wanting to improve their balance and sports performance
TPM Pro Centre - TPM Active Performance Movement Screen
Bring better resilience into movement efficiency the expertise that helps everyone to improve the health of their movement
TPM Active enables everyone to access an academic research-backed movement evaluation system. From elite athletes to active and wellness minded people, TPM Active offers a complete system designed to help clients achieve their goals. Enabling clients to maintain the health of their movement for performance and wellbeing. Specific screens are chosen for each client depending on their goals and history.
TPM Active system tracks movement efficiency to provide the TPM Active Movement Specialist with a full report. The report includes an analysis identifying the site, direction & threshold® of movement impairments to help direct bespoke retaining programme. Based on the movement analysis report, movement specialists will specify the retraining programme to meet client's different targets.
Post Surgical Rehabilitation and return to work programmes
After Surgery patients frequently have poor fitness, strength and range of movement. Post (after) surgical programmes assess patients and prioritise goals to optimise restoration of function, strength and mobility while clearing pain. Each programme is customised for the patient and is regularly reviewed and modified as required. This may include hands-on Physiotherapy as required and or rehabilitation classes (These may be funded by ACC or your Insurance provider) to maximise your recovery.
Return to Work programmes are usually funded by ACC or Insurance Companies to restore strength and function to allow patients to return to work quickly and without risk of re-injury. These programme's are completed in conjunction with other health professionals (Surgeon, GP and Occupation Therapists) to ensure optimal outcomes.
Medbridge Exercise Prescription
Medbridge is a exercise prescription application which allows our Physiotherapist to e-mail patient's personalised rehabilitation programmes. This includes educational information about specific conditions, exercise videos and information.
A downloadable app for smart phones is available for free to access all exercise programmes and ensure correct technique.
Mobility and Core Rehabilitation Classes
More Information coming soon