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Physiotherapy In Oakleigh

As you might know, physiotherapy helps in the assessment, management and treatment of musculoskeletal symptoms and injuries, pain, stiffness and weakness. It can also help with injury prevention and rehabilitation. At Leap Back Physio, we put our patients as our topmost priority, and work to have them achieve their highest level of optimum physical activity and quality of life.

Our team of experienced physiotherapists provides a comprehensive assessment and designs a customized treatment plan for you, which takes into account your current capacity, lifestyle, limitations and medical history and the life that you want to live from here onwards. Our typical approach to treatment:

  • A detailed diagnosis
  • A cohesive plan of action and treatment
  • Physiotherapy sessions
  • Home care

During treatment, they use various hands on pressure techniques along with acupuncture, to relieve muscle spasm and joint stiffness and to strengthen muscles. Certain exercises and soft tissue massage techniques also relax tight muscles, and different types of taping can be used to alleviate pain. At Leap Back, we also do a postural assessment tailored to your work, home or sporting activity, and guide on ways to improve posture and prevent injuries and chronic pain as a result of bad postures. We recommend a custom palette of strengthening exercises that can be used to correct any muscle imbalances. Physiotherapy plays a key role in healing and rehabilitation, by stimulating the body’s natural healing process sans heavy medication.

3 reasons to choose us

1) Core team with over 35 years of combined experience

2) Unflinching commitment to your wellbeing and optimal physical state

3) A personalized approach for every patient

Our founder director, Amy Walsh, has been a practicing physio for over 16 years. Moreover, she is also a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) and Sports Physiotherapy Australia (SPA). Amy forms the core team along with Catherine Barber, APA member and Josie Palmer, specializing on Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Musculoskeletal Acupuncture respectively.

At Leap Back Physio, we adopt a completely personalized approach for each of our patients, as the comfort of our patients is paramount. We know that healing is much faster when care is involved, and that is what you will see in all treatment sessions with us. What continues to inspire us to do this is when our patients recover much faster with dedicated care, and get back to living the life they want to.

Our physiotherapy clinic is conveniently located in Oakleigh, to ensure that we’re close if you need to visit us.