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.
Here is a glossary of commonly used terms in physiotherapy to give you a better understanding of what they mean and how they may relate to you. Read more →
Joint injuries are among the most common problems experienced by physiotherapy patients. These injuries may result from trauma such as injury or from wear and tear to the joint as in the case of arthritis. Read more →
The calf muscle is made up of the gastrocnemius muscle which is the large muscle at the back of the lower leg and the soleus, a smaller one located just below the gastrocnemius. Read more →
Martial arts in its different forms carry with it the risk of injury, ranging from mild to severe. Seasoned martial arts performers stand a higher chance of sustaining a more serious injury due to the competitive nature of the sport. Read more →
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