With a wealth of experience in all sports, work injuries, and advanced pain control techniques our Physiotherapists will diagnose your condition and work with you to address the root of the problem.
What is Physiotherapy?
Using natural methods such as exercise, equipment and education, physiotherapy is the practice of of health education, injury prevention, and the diagnosis and treatment of patients with physical disorders or disabilities.
Benefits of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy covers a broad range of physical treatment and injury management. Some benefits include:
- Optimal mobility, physical activity and overall health and wellness.
- Disease, injury and disability prevention and treatment.
- Management of acute and chronic conditions, limitations and restrictions.
- Maintaining functional independence and performance.
- Rehabilitation associated with injury, disease or disability with therapeutic exercise programs.
- Education and planning to prevent future injury or physical decline.
What to expect from a Physiotherapy appointment?
Your first physiotherapy appointment will consist of an initial assessment and full examination so your physiotherapist can gain a good understanding of the source of your discomfort.
After observation, your physiotherapist will likely outline a proposed treatment plan for you.
The number of sessions needed is determined on an individual basis, as treatment can vary greatly.
The team at Hills Physiotherapy Emerald are a neat reflection of the diversity of the surrounding community which has a unique blend of the community feel inherent in a semi-rural village (and the farming/gardening/agricultural responsibilities associated), and the talent, drive and professionalism of a large pocket of established business people, entrepreneurs, restaurateurs, and artists… Read More
With the expansion to Rowville, and in the prime location at The Corner at Wellington Village, Hills Physiotherapy have taken great care to ensure that the quality and skill of the therapists uphold the reputation and integrity of this already premium health service. Having developed the reputation of the best Allied Health facility in the Dandenongs over the last 30 or more years, it was imperative that our patients receive equivalent care at both sites. To this end, we sought out Physio’s who had strong experience in the most relevant specialties for this community, with it’s large number of sporting teams, dance schools, retirement villages, professional people and ethnic diversity… Read More.
Our Knox Physios have rigorous training in musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions, and are experts in managing pain, movement disorder, and rehabilitation. This assistance can come in the form of a joint brief consultation between our Knox Physios and Myotherapists (at no additional cost) or for more complex or severe issues we can book separate appointments for troublesome ailments that require more in depth assessment or intervention… Read More
Having just been awarded Business Park of the year, Caribbean Park is the perfect place for some more high-quality Allied Health care. Having joined forces with Pinnacle Health Clubs who offer a premium gym and wellness centre in a brand new office precinct within the park, Hills@Pinnacle will offer physiotherapy to not only gym members, but also the office workers and warehouse staff around the park. Being surrounded by businesses like Kingcrome, CSR Bradford, A_Space, Crayola, Miele, Adairs, and Paragon Care to name just a few, there are literally thousands of people working in jobs that have a heavy manual handling load. Hills Physiotherapy will be offering OHS training as well as Injured Worker management to many of these giant factories, warehouses and office buildings. You don’t have to work in the park to come see us here, if you’re working or living near by, book online or call 03 8672 5059 to contact Pinnacle gym reception, or ring our Rowville practice on 03 9755 6688
For a comprehensive resource on different types of injuries, see this page on PhysioAdvisor