Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Rehabilitation at La Trobe
What is orthopaedic and sports injury rehabilitation?
Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Rehabilitation is a multi-disciplinary approach to the prevention, evaluation, and treatment of injuries.
What conditions can benefit from orthopaedic and sports injury rehabilitation?
- Post-operative injuries
- ACL reconstruction
- Meniscus tears
- Rotator cuff repair
- Acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries
- Sprains and strains
- Tendonitis and bursitis
How does orthopaedic and sports injury rehabilitation work?
This treatment reduces pain and promotes healing so you can return to doing what you love to do sooner. Our team will provide you with a movement-specific treatment plan, including strengthening and flexibility exercises to promote recovery. Progressive exercises are added gradually, including sport specific skills, to help you return to a fully functional state and minimise the risk of re-injury.
What else do you need to know about orthopaedic and sports injury rehabilitation?
Correct and specific rehabilitation is important if you have an injury that limits your involvement in regular activity and exercise, so you can avoid injury recurrence and have an optimal recovery. A personalised management plan is essential for a safe and speedy recovery.
Is a referral required?
No referral is required to see a physio for orthopaedic and sports injury rehabilitation.
Can I claim this service as an extra on my health insurance policy?
Sessions may be claimed on private health insurance depending on your level of cover, please check with your private health insurance provider.
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