Welcome to Anchorage Drive Physiotherapy
Anchorage Drive Physiotherapy Centre is located inside Mindarie Keys Medical Centre, on Anchorage Drive, minutes from Mindarie Marina.
Our physiotherapists are experts at early diagnosis and treatment of sporting injuries; back and neck pain, strains and stiffness; work-related injuries and rehabilition; motor-vehicle injuries; chronic conditons (such as arthritis, chronic back pain etc); and muscle and joint pain and stiffness.
We are highly skilled with manual techniques, and tailor treatment, exercise and advice to your specific needs and goals.
Methods of treatment include:
- Joint mobilisation and manipulation
- Myofascial release (muscle release)
- Electrotherapy and ultrasound
- Exercise prescription.
Preventative treatment is as important as post injury care. Our physiotherapists are highly qualified in exercise prescription. They can assist in strength and conditioning training, and preparation for sporting events and reduce the incidence of injury.
Physiotherapists are primary health practitioners so private patients do not need a doctor's referral before attending physiotherapy. Read more →
This article looks at the types of mobility aids and adaptations that make mobility as safe as possible for the physically impaired. Read more →
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the four main ligaments in the knee. It binds the back of the thigh bone (femur) to the front of the shin bone (tibia).way". Read more →
Many football injuries involve the knees, ankles, shins and the groin. While not life-threatening, these may lead to serious fatal conditions. Read more →
Therapeutic exercise is a form of bodily movement aimed at correcting a physical impairment, restoring normal function and promoting a state of well being. Read more →
The term "shin splints" refers to pain along the inner side of the shinbone or tibia. It is an injury that is seen frequently in runners. Read more →
Falls are responsible for a majority of hospital visits by elderly people. Poor balance and posture, low vision, dizziness and a number of other reasons can lead to falls. Read more →
Exercising correctly while injured could not only speed recovery, but can also improve your fitness level. Read more →
Of all the sports equipment, the treadmill is the most popular since it allows the owner to engage in the most basic of cardio workouts - walking and jogging. Read more →
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