At North Balwyn Physiotherapy we are passionate about providing excellence in patient care.
We strive to provide our clients with the most up to date treatment techniques, advice and exercise programs in a friendly and welcoming environment.
We treat a range of conditions including:
Neck and Back pain
Muscle and Ligament strains
Conveniently located in Melbourne's Eastern suburbs we have been providing Physiotherapy services for over 30 years to the local communities of Balwyn North, Balwyn, Kew East, Mont Albert, Doncaster, Bulleen and Ivanhoe East.
Appointments are available during the day, evening and Saturday mornings for your convenience, with both female and male therapists.
All Physiotherapists are registered to treat clients funded by Workcover, TAC and DVA, and we are BUPA preferred providers.
Medicare EPC referrals are also accepted if provided by your GP, and HICAPS facilities are available to process private health fund claims and Medicare rebates where applicable.
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Sally's career began with varied work in major hospitals in Melbourne leading to experience with transplant patients, multi-trauma, orthopaedic surgery and complex medical conditions. She then travelled to the United Kingdom and gained further experience in Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal injuries.
After returning to Melbourne, Sally began work in private practice and joined North Balwyn Physiotherapy as a partner in 2004 and is now the Principal Physiotherapist.
Her areas of interest include sporting injuries, spinal conditions and Sally has also completed further studies in Clinical Pilates. These exercises can promote core stability and injury prevention.
Sally also uses manual therapy techniques, dry needling for trigger points and home exercises.
In her time away from work Sally enjoys cycling, gym classes and spending time with her 2 children.
Cameron graduated in 1991, and began his Physiotherapy career at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Parkville. He moved to private practice in the following year, and since then has been a practitioner in various locations around Melbourne, country Victoria/interstate and sporting clubs.
His special area of interest is the treatment of chronic and severe pain states. He has undertaken extensive study on this topic, covering the full breadth of factors potentially influencing causation and resolution. His treatments are gentle and produce results quickly. Home exercises are not usually required, although may be prescribed in some situations.
Cameron's other interests are the stock market, body surfing, tennis and supporting the Hawks.
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DMA Certified Pilates Practitioner
Kate graduated from The University of Sydney in 2000 and spent the first 12 years of her career working in both public acute and private rehabilitation hospitals. She has had vast experience treating across Orthopaedics, Cardiopulmonary, Neurology, Chronic Pain Management and Musculoskeletal Streams in both Australia and in the United Kingdom.
Kate has also worked in Sports injury prevention and management with Haileybury Amateur Football Club and Haileybury Secondary College football teams.
Over the last 6 years, Kate has become passionate about her work in Private Practice and Clinical Pilates. She has recently completed her DMA (Dance Medicine Australia) Clinical Pilates Certification. All Kate’s treatments are targeted and tailored to the individual’s needs. She uses Superficial Dry Needling as an effective treatment tool for pain and trigger point size reduction, as well as resetting muscle length.
Kate has also specialised in working with Breast Cancer patients, treating the post-operative complication of Upper Limb Cording, which usually resolves quickly with Ultrasound treatment, massage and home exercises.
Kate believes in teaching patients to move well & efficiently in order to reduce pain and prevent recurrence of injuries.
In her spare time, Kate enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children. Kate enjoys Clinical Pilates, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Yoga and running to keep fit.
QUALIFIED AND FULLY REGISTERED
Our Physiotherapists have Degree Qualifications from leading Tertiary Institutions and are Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Our approach and the Physiotherapy techniques we use are based on the latest evidence based research and we are committed to continuing education to update our skills regularly.
Our Physiotherapy Team have a varied mix of clinical skills and a combined 80+years of experience.
56 Doncaster Road
P 9859 5585 F 9859 9121
Monday – Thursday
9AM – 7PM
Friday 9AM - 6PM
Saturday 9AM – 12 Noon