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The Sports Medicine Centre
Suite 8/5 McKay Gardens
McKay Street
Turner ACT 2612
Tel: (02) 6247 7033
1 other location

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
  • Ultrasound
  • Interferential
  • 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:

  • We now have our own Massage Therapist working at TSMC in Turner, Vince Domo.  Vince has an impressive work history including working with the UC Brumbies, NZ Warrios, Brisbane Broncos & Tasmania Cricket.  Vince treats both sporting and non-sporting injuries.  Check out his poster under Services --> Masaasge.  Call the Turner clinic today to make a massage appointment with Vince on Tuesday or Friday's.   
  • TSMC would like to welcome aboard their new locum physiotherapist Phil Patton.  Phil is a titled APA Sports Physiotherapist with over 10 years of work history, including an extensive experience managing international and national level athletes.  Phil will be working in our Turner Clinic from the 18 of August to the 30 of September, while Alexia is away on annual leave. Call our Turner Clinic on      02 6247 7033 to make an appointment with Phil today.   
  • Check out the new taping videos for ankle, patello-femoral and low-dye strapping techniques.  Videos located under Services and then Patient Handouts!!!
  • Rebecca McRae has completed her Dry Needling qualifications under Andrew Hutton, a titled Sports Physiotherapist from Tasmania.  The new technique is called Dry Needling Plus, which is a neuro-myofascial approach that targets anomalies in tissue to elicit a change in tissue physiology and function.  It uses a variety of needling techniques and applies them to specific tissue changes in the body.

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(02) 6247 7033
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Contact details

The Sports Medicine Centre
Suite 8/5 McKay Gardens
McKay Street
Turner ACT 2612
Tel: (02) 6247 7033
1 other location

Business hours

Mon 8.00am - 6.00pm
Tue 8.00am - 6.00pm
Wed 8.00am - 6.00pm
Thu 8.00am - 6.00pm
Fri 8.00am - 6.00pm
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

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