Meet Physiotherapist Michelle Collins

The Practice Principle of Northern Districts Physiotherapy Eastwood is Michelle Collins who has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Physiotherapy and Exercise and Sports Science (Human Movement). She has extensive experience in sport and in private practice and has been involved with the Cronulla Southern Sharks, Norwest Jets AFL, Macquarie Uni AFL, Hornsby Kuringai Basketball and Rugby League’s Melbourne Storm.

Her specific interests include back pain/ core stability and also lower limb disorders especially the hips, knees, ankles and feet. She has also taken interest in pre and post natal physiotherapy since the birth of her first child in 2011.

Michelle offers comprehensive and effective individualised exercise and rehab programs as she has a double degree in physiotherapy and exercise and sports science.
Her skills are even broader since her completion of post graduate courses including McConnell, Mulligans, McKenzie, dry needling and more.

Her extensive knowledge makes her experienced and equipped to treat lower limb alignment and gait analysis through the prescription of orthotics.

Fix your loose or wobbly dentures at Grey Street Dentist

If your dentures are loose or wobbly- Grey Street Dentists have an effective solution for you. We understand the importance of chewing to your digestion, dental and general health and also know how frustrating it is to have a piece of food stuck underneath your denture that you just can’t remove.

Dental Implant technology has come a long way and are proven to be an effective and successful way of bringing back function and aesthetics to your teeth. Dental implants are artificial teeth that we place in your jaw where teeth are missing to replicate the shape and colour of your original teeth so you can chew and clean as you usually would.

Dental Implants St Kilda at Grey Street Dentist are tailored to your needs and we welcome you to see if dental implants would suit you.

For more information or to contact us, call 03 9534 4017 or visit our informative website at http://www.greystreetdentist.com.au. Our address is below:

Casa Milano building
20 Grey Street, St Kilda, VIC 3182

Podiatrist Adelaide

Our Podiatrist Adelaide offer a range of services to treat your foot and ankle ailments. The foot and ankle contains 26 bones, 33 joints and more than 100 muscles, tendons and ligaments and on average, people walk 128000km in their lifetime. When this combination is considered, it is no wonder that the majority of people experience a lower limb problem that needs treatment.

At Adelaide Podiatry, we have the knowledge and experience to treat a range of lower limb issues and we can help resolve your pain.
Adelaide Podiatry centres are conveniently located on two of Adelaide’s finest medical streets in Melbourne Street North Adelaide and Fullarton road, Eastwood.

At our practices we can treat a number of conditions and they range from general foot care and injury to specialised conditions such as ingrown toenail surgery and gait analysis.

For more information or to contact us, call 08 8239 1022 for the North Adelaide clinic or 08 8357 0700 for the Eastwood Clinic. Our website is www.adelaidepodiatry.net.au.

St Leonards Physiotherapy Services

The dedicated team of highly educated and experienced physiotherapists at St Leonards Physiotherapy are committed to addressing the source of your problem, not just your symptoms. Our team of professionals will assess you and then develop a personalised program and plan for you to achieve your goals get you to where you want to be.

Physiotherapy is offered at St Leonard Physiotherapy along with our other services including sports physiotherapy, running injuries, paediatric physiotherapy, orthopaedic rehabilitation and exercise classes.

The skilled physiotherapists are highly trained in anatomy, biomechanics, muscle structure and skeletal function and have extensive experience treating musculoskeletal conditions. These skills will be applied to your body to complete a thorough assessment of your body in order to best treat your pain or injury. The physiotherapists at St Leonards Physiotherapy strive to give you the finest quality of care.

For more information or to contact us, call 02 9438 1782 or visit our website, www.stleonardsphysio.com.au

Dr Glenn Maginness at Mt Eliza Chiropractic

Dr Glenn Maginness is a doctor of Chiropractic and has lived and worked in Mt. Eliza since his graduation from RMIT University in 1986. Dr Maginness works especially with infants and children as he has a passion for paediatric chiropractic. He holds a Masters degree in Chiropractic Paediatrics and is only one of a handful of Chiropractors across Australia to achieve this qualification. He lectures to other chiropractors in the field of Chiropractic Paediatrics and has spoken in a broad range of countries including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa and the U.K.
Glenn lives in Mt. Eliza with his family of three children, Tom, Hayley and Brianna and his wife Lindy.  Glenn has a passion for treating the community of Mt Eliza as he has practiced and lived there for over 30 years. He will continue to live here and practice Chiropractic for many years to come.’

His reputable practice is located in Mt Eliza and the details are below:

Mt Eliza Chiropractic
155 Mt Eliza Way
Mt Eliza 3930
Phone: 03 9787 6999
www.mtelizachiropractic.com.au

Massage Directory

Massage is a manual technique that works with the body to aid tension or promote wellbeing and relaxation. It works on different pressure and is done manually or with mechanical aids. Massage techniques vary depending on the practitioner however it can be applied with the hands, fingers, forearms, elbows feet or a massage device.

Massage has been scientifically proven to assist pain relief, fasten the speed of muscle recovery, and is a form of relaxation. There has been references in medical texts nearly 4,000 years old and it is a very effective form of therapy.

It can be administered by a range of qualified professionals including a masseuse or a physiotherapist. It has a range of health benefits including loosening tight muscles, calming the nervous system, assisting recovery from injuries and relaxing the whole body.

Clinics that provide quality massage include:

Total Physio Care  

CAMBERWELL CLINIC
796 Burke Road, Camberwell VIC 3124
(03) 9882 3291

HEIDELBERG CLINIC
70 Yarra Street, Heidelberg VIC 3084
(03) 9457 7474

RESERVOIR CLINIC
2 Orrong Avenue, Reservoir VIC 3073
(03) 9469 3157

FOOTSCRAY CLINIC
Suite 8, 30 Eleanor St, Footscray VIC 3011
(03) 9304 7356
http://www.totalphysiocare.com.au

 

Aus Health Physiotherapy

Brookvale House Warringah Mall Level 2, 1A Cross Street
Brookvale 2100

9B Green Street (Within Brooke Withers Swim School)
Brookvale 2100
Phone: 9905 0048
www.aushealthphysio.com.au

Daisy Hill Physiotherapy

Daisy Hill Physio’s highly educated and experienced physiotherapists use a range of treatments and skills to best assist the patient to overcome injury or pain. Due to their experience dealing with movement disorders, they are able to effectively cater to the individual client and assist them to achieve their goals, regain or retain function and overall improve their quality of life.

Daisy Hill Physio places great emphasis on patient involvement and education as this is proven to be the most effective way to achieve goals.
Equipped with the knowledge of many techniques, the physiotherapists at Daisy Hill Physio can assist with the management of your condition and know how to implement them most effectively. Treatments can vary and include hand techniques such as joint mobilisation, stretches, massage etc, and also involve exercise, specialised equipment and education.

Daisy Hill Physiotherapists are able to develop customised rehabilitation and treatment plans to cater to you and deal regularly with a range of musculoskeletal and orthopaedic conditions.
For more information or to contact Daisy Hill Physiotherapy, call 07 3209 2000 or visit www.daisyhillphysio.com.au

Podiatry Directory

Podiatry is a branch of medicine devoted to the study of, diagnosis, treatment and management of conditions related to the foot, ankles and lower extremities. For effective treatment of foot and ankle condition, contact these reputable, practicing podiatrists:

Blue Mountains Podiatry
Faulconbridge : 02 4751-7583
Katoomba : 02 4782-6169
Lithgow : 02 6352-5685
www.podiatrybluemountains.com.au
Adelaide Podiatry
MELBOURNE STREET
Podiatry Centre
62 Melbourne Street, North Adelaide
Phone: 08 8239 1022
FULLARTON ROAD
Podiatry Centre
233 Fullarton Road, Eastwood
Phone: 08 8357 0700

http://adelaidepodiatry.net.au/

Looking after your feet

Podiatry is a specialist aspect of medical health which is devoted to the diagnosis, care, treatment, and prevention of injuries and health conditions related to the ankle, foot and lower limb areas of the body. The healthcare professionals qualified and licensed to see patients in need of medical assistance on conditions related to their foot and lower limbs are called podiatrists or chiropodists.

Podiatrists play an important role in treating both skin and nail conditions that limit mobility or cause discomfort to individuals. Health problems related to the foot and lower limbs are often more pronounced in disabled individuals or the elderly population.

The treatment of foot related diseases are often done under anaesthetics with the use of some particular instruments which aids a painless and successful treatment of these disorders.

The health problems treated by podiatrists include issues ensuing from joint and bone disorders which include arthritis and muscular or soft-tissue injuries including circulatory and neurological diseases.

Podiatrists are in addition capable of diagnosing and handling any complications that may arise from certain disorders or diseases thereby affecting the lower limb, such as nail and skin disorders, calluses, corns, warts, ingrown toenails, neuromas, hammertoes, bunions as well as fractures.  A variety of common and complex foot and limb injuries and diseases picked up due to aging, accidents, during sporting activities as well as a lot of other situations can be diagnosed and cared for by podiatrists.

The Podiatrist Armadale can provide you with advice, treatment, and orthotics padding to help reduce your discomfort and also take care of your condition. They tell you what to do depending on the foot conditions you are suffering from, what shoes to wear, what exercises to take or whether you will need to undergo surgery.

A very challenging aspect of podiatry is taking care of patients who suffer from diabetes. They aim to assist such patients on how to manage or prevent foot related diseases and injuries. It is therefore imperative that a podiatrist be contacted if a diabetic patient experiences any foot related complications especially foot ulcers which demands immediate treatment in order to prevent infection.

Loss of sensation to the soles of the feet and toes are often quite popular in foot diseases and requires the attention of a certified podiatrist.

Podiatrist Armadale provides care for pre or post surgical conditions of foot related conditions especially knowing when your foot can be able to bear your weight after surgery. Surgical correction of foot disorders including bunions, flatfoot, tumour, ankle and nail are diagnosed by podiatrists. They provide you with the necessary information on surgery and post-surgery symptoms and conditions.

It is highly important that we do not neglect the need for healthy feet. The health condition of our feet can impact our general wellbeing and routine. On average we spend half the day on our feet and the toll of walking, running, jumping and the occasional sprains and tears are bound to catch up with us sometimes and ignoring any discomfort could worsen our conditions or lead to more complicated illnesses.

Physiotherapy – Get back to doing what you love

PhysiotherapyPhysiotherapy often referred to as physical therapy is a physical healthcare procedure that is used to evaluate, diagnose, treat, and prevent disability and disease in other to restore motion and function to parts of the body that has been affected by sickness, injury or disorders. The physical therapy can also be used to prevent or minimize future health issues.

Physiotherapists often called physios specially trained and certified individuals who are licensed to practice physiotherapy. They either work alone, in conjunction with a hospital, health centres, schools, organizations and lots of other places. This procedure also helps to build positive mental strength for conditions that has certain psychological impacts. This means that although it is a physical process it is also capable of influencing mental strength which is quite important in recovering or managing our health.

Physio Goodwood is a highly trained and qualified physiotherapist conversant in the act of manual, hydrotherapy and acupuncture as a means of relieving body aches, aiding movement or recuperation as well as general body fitness. As a qualified physio, Goodwood works with individuals of all ages and sizes suffering a vast range of health conditions including, those related to the nervous system, bones and joint, heart, blood and air circulation.

The practice of physiotherapy can assist individuals recover or prevent certain injuries, minimize or avoid pain and muscle tautness, as well as improve mobility. A physiotherapist is also capable of helping you to avert any additional injury by taking note of your needs and helping you decide on a plan that will be most suitable for the treatment of your condition, together with choosing objectives and treatment results.

Some individuals are conceived with certain disorders while some others are naturally developed especially those related with aging. These types of illness though not always permanently cured are treatable or manageable with the aid of physiotherapy. This means that such individuals can live almost normal lives as long as they practice certain physical therapies that have been proven to help with their respective conditions. Early detection or diagnosis of certain diseases and seeking the services of a well qualified physiotherapist can enable patients suffering from certain malignant and non-malignant diseases to live longer and healthier lives.

As a holistic approach to healthcare, physiotherapy includes consultation, research, and education and is often administered after or together with medical treatment. It is also used to improve fertility in women and rehabilitate injured or disabled persons.

For an assessment, consultation or therapy session, contact physio Goodwood and be sure that your health will be put first and above all else. We provide 100% commitment to aid you regain both physical and psychological therapeutic health conditions.