We are located at 92 Geelong Rd, Torquay – there is car parking out the front of the clinic and on the Surf Coast Highway. We offer disability parking and easy access.
Please complete your online new patient form at the time of receiving your booking confirmation email. Or, arrive 5 mins early to fill in a new patient information form which will be handed to you at reception. Please bring your relevant GP Team Care Arrangements, X-rays, reports or scans.
Your osteopath will take a thorough case history to understand your current and also previous problems and any maintaining factors.
A thorough and dynamic movement assessment including strength and orthopaedic testing will be performed to identify and diagnose the cause of your problem.
We strive to always accurately diagnose the cause of your problem. And we go out of our way to make sure you understand the origin of your pain.
You will be given a personalised treatment consisting of a range of gentle techniques including Pelvic Balancing to release the hip flexors and align the hips to even out any leg length discrepancies
Soft Tissue Massage and Fascial Release: A wide range of targeted therapeutic massage techniques are used to unwind and release tight muscles in your problem areas.
Dry Needling is an effective and efficient technique using acupuncture needles to target muscular pain and release tight fascia. It can bring in blood flow to stagnant areas to improve healing.
Articulation and Stretching: we use a variety of gentle joint movements and use your resistance to re-align and open joints which also helps to improve fluid dynamics and improve healing times.
Joint Mobilisation and Manipulation: When indicated and only with your consent we may perform joint manipulation. We use the minimum amount of force necessary to open the joints to improve range of motion and function.
A clear treatment plan is developed to see how many treatments we think you will require. You will then be given a personalised management plan with exercises/stretches to help maintain the positive effects of treatment.
We have EFTPOS and HICAPS facilities available for instant private health care rebates for your convenience. You can rebook on the spot or online.