Physiotherapy

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Help your muscles and joints work to their full potential

The physiotherapy team can help you to manage injury and physical problems. The team provides treatment to those with musculoskeletal, neurological and respiratory conditions to help them achieve a better quality of life.

SERVICES PROVIDED

Individual assessment and treatment is provided on a short term basis.  We can help you with the problems such as:

  • Arthritis
  • Injuries (including back and neck pain)
  • Pain in muscles and joints
  • Muscle weakness and joint stiffness
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Mobility problems (including falls)
  • Decreased fitness and inactivity
  • Chronic respiratory conditions
  • Women’s health problems (e.g. incontinence and spinal pain associated with pregnancy).

Within our Physiotherapy service there is a strong emphasis on self-management.  Exercises prescribed by your physio play a crucial role in the management of your condition and your program may include a referral to one of our various health and exercise groups.

HEALTH AND EXERCISE GROUPS (click on the group for further information)

For further information on Health and Exercise Groups & Programs at MCHSL click here.

APPOINTMENTS AND REFERRALS

Anyone can refer to this service.  Referrals can be made via phone, fax or electronic referral (email/S2S/Eref).

A GP referral may be required to access some funding streams (e.g. Medicare Benefits Schedule).

FEES AND FUNDING

Our fees are set on a sliding scale and are designed to support access for all income levels.

Difficulty or inability to pay will not be a barrier to receiving a service.

Services are offered via a range of funding streams which have varying requirements.

Please click here for more details on fees and funding.

Note: Interpreters can be arranged free of charge.

To enquire about any of our programs please call us on (03) 8841 3000 or
email mchs@mannchs.org.au