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Remedial Massage Therapy Melbourne

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By Michael Hall

At Bodywise Health, we believe that massage therapy is not a luxury, but an ideal way to optimize your health and prevent injury and illness.

Remedial massage therapy releases pent up stress, reduces tension, relaxes muscle and soft tissues, relieves pain, hastens healing and enhances the body’s ability to repair and regenerate. It also leaves you feeling fantastic and renewed.

All of our remedial massage therapists in Bayside suburbs of Hampton, Brighton, Sandringham, Highett, Elsternwick, Elwood, Black Rock, Beaumaris and across Melbourne have extra specialist qualifications as well as vast experience in remedial massage. This means that they are qualified to treat your injuries and ailments, along with your general aches and pains. Just some of the conditions which remedial massage therapy helps include back pain, neck pain, arthritis, fibromyalgia, chronic pain as well as joint sprains and muscle pains.

Modern life involves little or no activity, more prolonged postures, and much psychological and emotional stress. It is a great recipe for illness and injury. Research has shown that it is this stress which is a component of many modern day health problems. Remedial massage is the perfect way to release this stress.

Whilst good nutrition, regular healthy exercise, and correct posture and movement patterns form the foundation of good health, remedial massage is the icing on the cake, helping to enhance all these other components.

We believe that that regular “hands on” release is essential for everyone, whether it be from your partner, children or with a professional. A great starting point might be to start with a one hour massage once each month and to give it at least a three month trial.

Remedial massage consultations can be booked for 30, 60 and 90 minutes and gift vouchers are available.

Bodywise remedial massage therapists have earnt an enviable reputation for professionalism, expertise and safety across the Bayside suburbs of Hampton, Brighton, Sandringham, Highett, Elsternwick, Elwood, Black Rock, Beaumaris and across Melbourne.

You can find Bodywise Health contact details by googling Remedial Massage Melbourne, Remedial Massage Bayside, Remedial Massage Hampton, Remedial Massage Brighton, Remedial Massage Sandringham, Remedial Massage Highett, Remedial Massage Black Rock or Remedial Massage Cheltenham.

If you want better health. If you want to feel better. If you want to perform better. If you want sleep better. If you want to be less stressed, undertake a trial remedial massage. You will be glad you did.

Please note:

• Rebates are available through your private insurance extras cover;

• For complex or chronic conditions, you may qualify for the EPC (Enhanced Primary Care Program) allowing you to receive 5 allied health services each calendar year with a referral from your GP. For more information, please call Bodywise Health now on 1 300 263 994.

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Dry Needling Physical Therapy Melbourne

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By Michael Hall

If you suffer from tension headaches, muscle spasm, tightness or soreness due to stress, tension or chronic pain, dry needling therapy combined with physiotherapy may be just your solution.

Dry needling treatment is now becoming very widespread in the treatment of acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions such as dry needling for knee pain.

It is theorized that muscle overload or muscle injury can cause areas of increased soft tissue tension, stiffness and knotting (trigger points). Dry needling treatment involves inserting fine filament needles into trigger points to reproduce a patient’s symptoms, cause a local twitch response and achieve relief of muscle tension and pain.

The bigger the twitch response the greater the treatment effect appears to be in terms of reduced pain, greater muscles relaxation and nervous tension release. The soft tissue then becomes soft and supple, an ideal environment for optimal healing to take place.

Dry needling therapy however can have some adverse effects and for this reason must be performed by physiotherapists and health professionals who are well trained and qualified in this modality.

Whilst dry needling treatment does cause some local, temporary soreness, this can be minimized by the application of heat and stretching.

Dry needling therapy must not be used such as with bleeding disorders, active infections, blood borne diseases, metal allergies, unstable allergies and in the third trimester of pregnancy.

Additionally, extreme care must be taken when dry needling near the lungs to avoid causing a punctured lung.

Having said this, dry needling physical therapy may deliver the best healthcare results for conditions such as tension headaches, long term back pain, arthritis or any other acute or chronic joint or muscle pain.

Dry needling physiotherapy is the ideal integration of dry needling therapy with “hands on” massage and mobilization/manipulation techniques and stretching, stabilization and strengthening exercises to reduce pain, correct biomechanics and optimize function.

Bodywise physiotherapists and myotherapists all have extensive qualifications and wide-ranging experience providing dry needling therapy to the people of Bayside suburbs of Hampton, Brighton, Elwood, Elsternwick, Sandringham, Highett, Cheltenham, Black Rock and Beaumaris and extending across Melbourne.

Bodywise Health may also be found by googling Dry Needling Melbourne, Dry Needling Bayside, Dry Needling Hampton, Dry Needling Brighton, Dry Needling Highett, Dry Needling Sandringham and Dry Needling Cheltenham.

If you want safe, trusted, clinically advanced treatment that delivers you proven health care results, then call Bodywise Health on 1 300 BODYWISE (263 994) and begin experiencing the superior benefits of dry needling physiotherapy treatment.

Please note:

• Rebates are available through your private insurance extras cover;

• For complex or chronic conditions, you may qualify for the EPC (Enhanced Primary Care Program) allowing you to receive 5 allied health services each calendar year with a referral from your GP. For more information, please call Bodywise Health now on 1 300 263 994.

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Professional Physiotherapist in Melbourne

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By Michael Hall

Physiotherapy treatment and exercises are the world’s premier modalities for fixing and preventing physical health problems. Physiotherapy treatment changes lives for the better by providing solutions for any and all movement problems.

From babies to the elderly, physiotherapy treatment and physiotherapy exercises can make every aspect of your life better. Whether it is how you work, how you play or even how you sleep, physiotherapy exercises can help you perform all of these functions better.

Everything you do, involves a complex interaction of the joints, muscles and nervous system control of your whole body. It stands to reason therefore, that all injuries which involve performing a certain function, must involve an assessment of each component of the movement as well as addressing the performance of the function as a whole.

This is the physiotherapist treatment advantage. Because physiotherapists have many more treatment techniques, and can treat a problem from many different angles, you have the possibility of experiencing better, faster results.

Physiotherapy Melbourne includes many physiotherapy clinics in Melbourne which work across many different areas of medicine including orthopaedics (muscles, bones), cardiothoracic (heart and lungs), neurology (brain and spinal cord), paediatrics (babies and children), and even pre and post-natal (pregnancy and child birth). Physiotherapists also form part of a medical team and can work with your doctor or other health professional to ensure that your care is coordinated and maximally effective.

The best physiotherapist is the one who can analyze how each component movement contributes to your function as a whole and then is able to treat, train and automate these components to produce optimal performance.

The best physiotherapist is the one who assesses the mobility of your joints, the strength of your muscles and the control of your movements to determine deficits and identify causes. The best physiotherapists then use “hands on” techniques to free up specific joints, loosen specific muscles and mobilize the nervous system to create the optimal environment for healing.

These techniques also make rehabilitative exercise more effective, which makes postural and movement correction more effective. Consequently, all the treatment that we perform at Bodywise Health is not just directed at healing your problem, but importantly directed at getting you back doing the things you love to do whether it be playing with the kids, going for a run or playing tennis.

Bodywise Health employs the best physiotherapists in Melbourne who are passionate about enabling you to overcome your physical challenges so that you can live your life to the full.

Each consultation involves:

  1. Listening to you, so that we can understand better your concerns, needs, wants and goals.
  2. Performing a comprehensive and professional physical evaluation and to informing you of our assessment findings.
  3. Educating you about your problem and based on our experience, give you an honest estimate of how long it may take to get better as well as the stages of healing that you can expect to take place.
  4. Learning about your expectations, clarifying your wants and needs and gaining agreement as to your goals, so that we can implement the most effective, relevant treatment.
  5. Ongoing measurement the effectiveness of our treatments, so that adjustments can be made to ensure that you remain on track.
  6. Teaching and instructing you in self-management techniques so that you are empowered to help yourself.

Whilst some health professions use just one or a limited number of treatment techniques, Bodywise Health physiotherapists use a vast array of techniques and technology including “hands on” massage, mobilization, manipulation, muscle energy, dry needling / acupuncture, hydrotherapy, sports specific rehabilitation and clinical pilates that can be used individually or combined synergistically to provide better, faster results.

And because physiotherapist clinics in Melbourne work across an array of healthcare settings from hospitals, to community health, to elite sports medicine, to aged care, physiotherapy Melbourne can draw from wide variety of experience to provide unique and personalized solutions for you.

Bodywise Health may also be found by googling Physiotherapy Melbourne, Physiotherapy Clinics Melbourne, Bayside Physiotherapy, Hampton Physiotherapy, Brighton Physiotherapy Clinic, Physiotherapy Highett, Physiotherapy Sandringham and Physiotherapy in Cheltenham.

 

So whether you suffer from back pain, neck pain, headaches, arthritis, sports / work injuries, general aches and pains or in fact any muscle, joint or physical injury and you live in any of the Bayside suburbs of Hampton, Brighton, Elwood, Elsternwick, Sandringham, Highett, Cheltenham, Black Rock and Beaumaris and more generally Melbourne, call us here at Bodywise Health on 1300 BODYWISE (1300 263 994) so that you can get back to living more vitally and fully.

Please note:

• Rebates are available through your private insurance extras cover;

• For complex or chronic conditions, you may qualify for the EPC (Enhanced Primary Care Program) allowing you to receive 5 allied health services each calendar year with a referral from your GP. For more information, please call Bodywise Health now on 1 300 263 994.

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Our Commitment

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By Michael Hall

Promises are easily made and just as easily forgotten. At Bodywise Physiotherapy Centre, we believe that you should only make promises that you can keep. That’s why when we accept you as a client, we make a commitment to provide you with the very best service and care possible. We are the only health care provider to make these commitments through the service promises contained in this statement.

ü We commit ourselves to treating you with respect and dignity, to looking after you as a special person who has unique needs, wants and gifts. Hence, treatments and services will always have your best interest at heart, be based upon providing you with individualised treatment and personal care, and be designed to give you at least 30 minutes one to one time, not pushing you through like a production line or simply leaving you on a machine.

ü We commit ourselves to helping you achieve a better quality of life through relief from your pain and empowerment in your mental and physical capacity.

ü We commit ourselves to keeping abreast of the latest information and the most up to date techniques in all areas of musculoskeletal medicine and physiotherapy.

ü We commit ourselves to listening to you; to understanding your concerns, needs, wants and goals.

ü We commit ourselves to undertaking a thorough, comprehensive and professional physical evaluation of your particular problem and to informing you of our assessment findings.

ü We commit to teaching you about your problem, its diagnosis, causes, affects, implications and how these may relate to you and your particular circumstances.

ü We commit ourselves to taking into account your goals and all relevant information when recommending what we believe to be the most appropriate and beneficial treatment plan for you. We also commit ourselves to advising you of any alternative treatment plans and informing you of their advantages and disadvantages so that you may make an informed decision.

ü We commit ourselves to gaining agreement from you for any particular treatment practices which we would like to implement and to tempering these so that they are consistent with your wants and needs.

ü We commit ourselves to measuring the effectiveness of our treatments, so that you can be sure that our intervention is always maximally effective and optimally relevant to your particular problem no matter how it changes or responds.

ü We commit ourselves to giving you an overview of the prognosis of your problem and based on experience, an honest estimate of how long it may take to get better as well as the stages of healing that you can expect to take place.

ü We commit ourselves to providing you with education, advice and a functional exercise program so that you may take control and maximise your own recovery outside of the time that you spend at Bodywise Physiotherapy Centre.

üAs we value and respect your personal information, we commit ourselves to always keeping this information confidential.

For more information or for an appointment, please call Bodywise Health on 1 300 263 994.

Please note:

• Rebates are available through your private insurance extras cover;

• For complex or chronic conditions, you may qualify for the EPC (Enhanced Primary Care Program) allowing you to receive 5 allied health services each calendar year with a referral from your GP. For more information, please call Bodywise Health now on 1 300 263 994.

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364 Hampton St,

Hampton

Victoria. Australia 3188

03 9533 4257

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