Physiotherapy in Canberra
Welcome to The Sports Medicine Centre
The Sports Medicine Centre is the longest standing physiotherapy practice in Canberra. The Sports Medicine Centre provides high quality physiotherapy to both athletes and non-athletes in and around Canberra – from the most elite to the school cross-country runner or morning jogger.
Our hands-on approach to providing high quality physiotherapy treatment involves assessing the underlying causes to joint, muscle, tendon, ligament and nerve injuries and providing effective and appropriate treatment.
We use a wide range of established physiotherapy techniques to relieve pain, restore movement and prevent further problems.
Physiotherapy techniques include
- Joint Mobilisation
- Soft Tissue Massage
- Muscle Energy Techniques
- Dry Needling
- Taping & Strapping
- Kinesio Taping
- Stretching & Strengthening Exercises
- Pilates Exercises
- Individualised Home Exercise Programs
We work closely with other Canberra health professionals, such as medical practitioners, sports physicians, orthopaedic specialists and podiatrists to ensure that you receive the best possible management.
News from the clinic:
The Sports Medicine Centre is pleased to announce that Cameron McInnes is now performing plastering and synthetic casting. Cameron is able to provide both waterproof and non-waterproof casts, plaster casts, and remove any form of casting. If you would like to book an appointment you can follow the link on our webpage or call our friendly staff on 6247 7033.
In cases where functional movement is compromised, doctors often refer their patients to physiotherapists. He/she will write an order authorising the form of treatment he desires. Read more →
Sciatica is a common condition that causes pain to radiate in the buttocks and groin, down the back of the leg and into the foot. This pain is the result of compression of the sciatic nerve. Read more →
Athletes who run and jump a lot may be susceptible to metatarsalgia, a type of foot injury that manifests itself in pain and inflammation in the ball of the foot. Read more →
The game of squash is a high-impact, fast moving one that lends itself to a lot of injuries, some of which may be severe. Read more →
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