Physiotherapy St Lucia
Meet our team of passionate, talented and highly experienced physiotherapists who can help you with…
- smart prevention – increase strength, speed and vigour
- sport injury
- pain management
- lack of mobility
Visit our dedicated team of physiotherapists who take a holistic approach to support you achieve your goals.
A Pinch Of Physiotherapy May Be Just What You Need
Are you experiencing a sore back? Bad ankle? Do you feel a sudden discomfort in your body because of your desk job? Whatever has brought you here, we’re glad to see you taking the first step towards feeling like your best self. People of all ages and from all walks of life seek out physiotherapy in an effort to reduce their pain and improve their functioning, which is exactly what we aim to assist you with at A Pinch of Prevention.
What is Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy is not only a physical treatment. It is considered an art and a discipline that has evolved over many years. It was created out of the understanding that a personal injury does not necessarily have to be the end of a person’s journey in life. Whatever type of injury you have, there are physiotherapy options that will support you feel in your best shape again.
You have a variety of treatment options available, including dry needling, massage, joint mobilisation and many others. We will work with you to determine the best treatment option for you. This will allow you to feel in complete control. You are in control of your body. We support you to ensure you’re on the right track.
Your life can take on a new meaning by using physiotherapy. In time, this may enable you to truly live your life again in a manner that brings you joy. You can live your dreams if you are a passionate footy player, an aspiring dancer or just want to keep up with your grandkids.
Physiotherapy can be a valuable tool for improving mobility and well being, no matter your age or condition. Physiotherapy could be the right treatment for you, whether you’re a student or an office worker or senior citizen.
Our Physio Approach
The physiotherapists of A Pinch Of Prevention are highly driven individuals who are committed to assisting you become the best physical version of yourself, however that concept looks to you within the confines of what is possible. Your treatment begins with a thorough assessment, followed by sound diagnosis. Then, a customised treatment program is created that includes our 4-step process: Release, Re-educate, Reinforce and Retain.
Release: The primary muscle that causes the dysfunction.
Re-Educate: The biomechanics of the musculature responsible for the desired movement, to operate more efficiently so as to decrease pain/episodes of painful debility.
Reinforce: Strengthen the appropriate muscles to reduce the risk of future injury.
Retain: How to hold your form during movement so you can perform the functions you need to do to move forward in your life.
A Pinch of Prevention offers physiotherapy treatment to areas including Camp Hill, Carindale, Coopers Plains, Greenslopes, Holland Park, Mansfield, Robertson, Rochedale, Sailsbury, Sunnybank, Tarragindi, Wishart and surrounding areas.
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The Benefits of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapists are trained in many forms of pain management. They all aim to reduce pain.
Stiffness and/or pain may lead to a reduced range of movement, which may have a negative impact on your life. Physiotherapy aims for better range of motion through improving joint health.
Assist with Healing
Our goal is to support you from the inside out. We can aid in reducing pain, improve mobility and manage any condition you might have.
Strengthening exercises are a key element of physiotherapy. This involves working the muscle to encourage its growth and increase its strength.
Prevent Future Injury
Prevention is more than just our motto. It’s our business! Prevention is always better than cure. We do our best to serve our patients and ensure they prevent any future injuries.
An Improved Quality of Life
Life should be lived to the fullest – so don’t wait to seek treatment for any of your concerns! Physiotherapy can increase your happiness and quality of life by boosting endorphin levels.
What Can Physiotherapy Do?
Physiotherapy is trusted by sports professionals, families and everyday Australians for the treatment of a range of conditions which cause pain and reduced mobility.
We can diagnose, treat and monitor a variety of orthopaedic and muscloskeletal conditions like
- Neck Pain
- Back Pain
- Joint Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- TMJ or Jaw Pain
- Strains and Sprains
- Sporting Injuries
- Arthritic Conditions
- Work-Related Injuries
Physiotherapy can treat your injuries and provide long-term care.
What to Look Forward To On Your Physio Appointment?
The initial consultation includes a detailed assessment, diagnosis and treatment. This takes into consideration your medical history as well as relevant symptoms. There will no single treatment plan that is the same for every patient, regardless of whether they have the same conditions. Your treatment options can be varied and should be discussed with your physiotherapist before you begin treatment.
Your physiotherapist should develop treatment and management plans that suit your needs so that together, you can address the specific problems you are experiencing. It doesn’t matter if you have a sore knee or headaches. Your treatment will be tailored to you and what you expect from physiotherapy.
A variety of techniques are used by physiotherapists, including joint mobilisation and manipulation, muscle and myofascial releases, trigger point release and manual therapy. Dry needling and exercise therapy are also some of the options. They might also recommend active therapies such as orthotics, taping and hydrotherapy, rebalancing exercises, clinical Pilates or electrotherapy. Whatever treatment your physiotherapist suggests, they have considered it thoroughly and fully believe that the treatment they recommend will assist you to reach your goals.
Your Physiotherapy Questions Answered
Do I need a referral in order to visit a physical therapist?
What qualifications do physios have?
How many physio sessions do I need?
What should I wear during a physio appointment?
Are Medicare and private health insurance accepted for physiotherapy?
How do I know if physiotherapy is the right treatment type for my injury or condition?
Why Choose A Pinch Of Prevention?
We are committed to supporting you to reach your goals. Our focus is always on the end result. No matter what you are aiming for, we will always keep this in mind and provide care tailored for you.
All of our physiotherapists are highly trained and experienced in supporting others with their health and wellbeing. We undergo regular upskilling to keep up with the latest information so we can offer you the best service possible.
Holistic Multi-Disciplinary Approach
We use skills from all areas of life to serve you as best we can. As well as physical treatment, we offer genuine care and a listening ear. We also use traditional naturopathic methods in order to treat your condition from every angle.
Physiotherapy Is Available for You
There are many benefits to physiotherapy for all ages and abilities. We can support you to live your best life, as we work with you to manage chronic conditions and treat injuries. With physiotherapy you may just find that feeling you’d resigned yourself to may be treatable, giving you a new lease on life. Physiotherapy might be a game-changer. What are you waiting for?
(A Pinch Of) Prevention Is Key
Sports Physiotherapy Services St Lucia
At the heart of Upper Mt Gravatt, we help local sporting teams and individual athletes.
Our therapists are equipped to address a variety of sporting injuries.
This unwavering commitment to sports health has positioned our practice as the preferred provider in Mt Gravatt and neighbouring suburbs, aiding athletes to regain strength, achieve healthier outcomes, and revitalise their passion for their sport.
Massage Therapy – Physio St Lucia and surrounding suburbs
Centrally located in Upper Mt Gravatt, our clinic offers exemplary massage therapy services, focusing on deep tissue massage. Our skilled therapists employ various techniques to delve into your muscles and soft tissues, tackling the underlying causes of discomfort.
Particularly beneficial for athletes or local residents with active lifestyles, a session at our clinic not only offers relief from muscle tension but also promotes a holistic approach to health, treating concerns that extend beyond the physical manifestations.