The Sports Medicine Centre
Suite 8/5 McKay Gardens
Turner ACT 2612
Tel: (02) 6247 7033
1 other location
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:
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.
Felicity re-joins us in a locum capacity after nearly 5 years in the United Kingdom working in Professional Rugby for Newport Gwent Dragons, Wales Under 20’s and the Cornish Pirates. In this time Felicity has been lucky enough to be mentored by numerous respected British surgeons and physiotherapists and has travelled to two Junior Rugby World Cups with Wales 20’s. Felicity completed her Bachelor in Physiotherapy at CSU in 2003 and followed that with a Masters in Sports Physiotherapy in 2010 from LaTrobe University. Felicity is set to return to her post as Head Physiotherapist to the Cornish Pirates for the commencement of the 2015/2016 season.
Check out the new taping videos for ankle, patello-femoral and low-dye strapping techniques. Videos located under Services and then Patient Handouts!!!
Many conditions respond well to massage, but it is just one modality in a long list of procedures that physiotherapists carry out. more »
Fractures are common among athletes, children and even the elderly, however anyone can become a suffer from a fracture. Physiotherapy can play a vital role in enabling you to resume your activities. more »
As the name implies, this form of injury is very common in tennis players and golfers. Your physiotherapist can identify the mechanism of injury and develop techniques to prevent future injury. more »
Tennis players become injured while playing either from a sudden impact or from overuse of muscles and joints. more »
Remedial massage is a form of massage therapy that helps to relieve pain and promote healing of damaged tendons and muscles and differs from the type you get in a masseur. more »
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