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Physiotherapy in Newcastle

SERVICES

Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists are highly skilled professionals who are qualified in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of musculoskeletal problems.

Pilates

With the correct prescription of exercises and effective teaching, Pilates is a useful tool for physiotherapists in retraining strength without dysfunction after injury.

Remedial Massage

Our qualified massage therapists are widely trained in Massage Therapy, including Remedial Massage, Myotherapy, Pregnancy Massage and more.

Newcastle physiotherapists also providing:

* Womens Health *Sports Physiotherapy * Acupuncture/Trigger Point Dry Needling * Headache Management * Exercise Programs * Work Injury, CTP, EPC Programs, DVA and * Pre-employment Functional Assessments *

Appointments available Monday to Friday, 7am – 7pm

CONTACT US

PEAK PHYSIO

Care for every body

Level 2, 23 Watt Street, Newcastle NSW 2300

Phone: (02) 4929 3898
info@peak-physio.com.au

 

ABOUT US

Peak Physio opened in 2012 to provide Physiotherapy and Pilates to the Newcastle community. Conveniently located in the heart of Newcastle City, Peak Physio offers availability, convenience, and and effective professional treatment.
We practice with a strong “hands on” approach, utilising massage, manual therapies, and manipulation, teamed up with movement therapy through strengthening and rehabilitation. We believe in Holistic management; we have two massage therapists on site to supplement, and a close working relationship with local health professionals to support a complete and holistic approach to supplement physiotherapy management, where needed.
We also have a strong focus on Pilates and Womens Health, including pre and post natal treatment, DRAM or diastases management, pelvic floor rehabilitation, pelvic organ prolapse, pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain, episiotomy and perineal tear management, exercise in high risk pregnancy, and continence management.

ANNA GERAETS

Physiotherapist, Director
BHSc (Physiotherapy)

Anna is an APA member and Work Cover accredited physiotherapist. She trained under academic scholarship at the Auckland University of Technology (New Zealand), obtaining her Bachelor of Health Sciences (Physiotherapy) qualification. Her passion has always been in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and she has been in private practice since 2007. Anna is one of our qualified Women’s Health Physiotherapists. She also completed her introductory and intermediate trigger point dry needling courses with GEMt.

CLAIRE BENN

Physiotherapist
B Physiotherapy

Claire is an APA member. She trained under academic scholarship at Charles Sturt University, graduating with distinction in 2014. Claire is also an accredited Australian Physiotherapy Pilates Instructor, and qualified in the effective application of trigger point dry needling with GEMt (introductory level). Claire’s career goals are to continue pursuing her passion for pilates and enhancing the performance of the recreational athlete.

RIINA KOSONEN

Massage Therapist
Dip. Remedial Massage

Riina graduated from Endeavour College in Melbourne in 2012, and has since completed a certificate in Pregnancy Massage as well as received further training and mentoring from leading experts in her field. She has several years of experience in clinical and corporate massage, and treats a wide range of complaints from headaches, neck shoulder and back pain, arthritis, sciatica, sport injuries, pregnancy related discomforts to PMS, anxiety, sleep problems and more.

REBECCA ORCHARD

Massage Therapist
Dip. Remedial Massage

Bec is a fully qualified remedial massage therapist and myotherapist. She has experience with a wide range of problems from neck and shoulder pain, upper and mid back pain, lower back and hip pain, sciatica, headaches and more. She is registered with all health funds and is a member of the Australian Natural Therapists Association.

YOUR HEALTH

A series of articles by the staff of Peak Physio in the interests of keeping our clients in peak health.

Benefits of Exercise in the Older Population

Are you climbing your number of years in age faster than you can climb the stairs?


Do you feel that your body is not what it used to be?


Have you had any recent falls or perhaps a near miss?


Do you feel that your physical capacity and ability is hindering other important aspects of your life?

As we grow older, our bodies grow older. This is not something that you should be ashamed, nor deterred by. There are known physiological changes that occur in our body as a result of the ageing process.

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