Part-time Physiotherapy Position

11 April 2019

Want to become part of our reputable multidisciplinary team?

 

We're looking to hire a Physiotherapist to join our strong and highly motivated physiotherapy team. 

The position is part-time (contractor) and will involve Wednesday afternoon/evening, Friday afternoon/evening and some weekend work. There will be a mixture of group exercise, on-on-one exercise sessions, and general consulting in our vibrant and well equipped physiotherapy department. 

Qualifications and experience in Clinical Pilates and Gym Rehabilitation is required.

 

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Improvements To Classes

19 March 2019

To provide you with more more flexibility when undertaking your individualised exercise program, we are converting our two pilates rooms into one integrated Exercise Area. You'll find a range of equipment (gym, pilates & other) all accessible in the one space, enabling you to maximise your time at the Centre while still accommodating for your individual needs.

The new space also comes with a revised timetable.

 

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Private Health Insurance Natural Therapy Reforms - Pilates

28 February 2019
Important changes - what you need to know!

Overview:

The Department of Health's private health insurance (PHI) reforms for natural therapy take effect on 1 April 2019.
Private health insurance rebates will no longer be available for a number of natural therapies including Pilates.
Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists will be the only practitioners who can deliver exercises drawn from Pilates within their scope of practice and claim rebates.

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Gaylene McKay - Physiotherapist with the Melbourne Boomers WNBL team

19 February 2019

Now that the 2018/19 WNBL season is over, we chatted with Alphington Sports Medicine Clinic Physiotherapist Gaylene McKay about her involvement.
When and how did you begin working as a Physio in the WNBL / for the Melbourne Boomers?

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Cooking With Kristen - No Cook Vietnamese Salad

19 February 2019

Prep time: 10 minutes

Serves: 4


Ingredients

200g brown rice vermicelli noodles

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Gordon Pritchard - Melbourne Renegades WBBL Physio

18 February 2019

Now that the Rebel Women’s Big Bash League season has come to an end, we found time to sit down with Alphington Sports Medicine Clinic (ASMC) Physiotherapist Gordon Pritchard to chat about his involvement.

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CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR HOURS

06 December 2018

The festive season is fast approaching so we wanted to take this chance to say:

Merry Christmas to all - we wish you a happy & healthy 2019!

Our standard hours over the Christmas and New Year period are:

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Complex Condition Consultancy

04 December 2018

Specialist Sports & Exercise Physiotherapy service now available

Kay Copeland, one of our most experienced practitioners here at Alphington Sports Medicine Clinic, is now a Specialist Sports & Exercise Physiotherapist* (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists in 2018).

In this role she will act as a consultant to current treating practitioners to progress complex conditions.

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Cooking With Kristen - Sprouts and Speck Salad

27 November 2018

Kristen Papathanasiou is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, Accredited Sports Dietitian and an Approved Eating Disorder Practitioner.

 

If you hate Brussels sprouts you're doing it all wrong. Boiled soggy sprouts are a thing of the past.

If you want to avoid the stink the trick is to keep the sprouts RAW.

Give my SPROUT & SPECK SALAD a go...

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Weekend Walk-In Injury Clinic Closed

08 November 2018

Please Note: Our Weekend Walk-In Injury Clinic has closed for 2018.

Call us 9481 5744 to make an appointment during our normal business hours:

8am - 8pm Monday to Friday

8.30am - 12pm Saturdays

9.30am - 1pm Sundays*

(*closed Sundays in December & January)

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Weekend Walk-In Injury Clinic Update

17 September 2018

Due to popular demand we're continuing our Weekend Walk-In Injury Clinic beyond the winter sports season - but only on Saturdays and at our Sports Medicine Clinic (not the Exercise + Rehab Centre).

If someone is injured on a weekend and requires injury assessment and management, but doesn't need to go to or want to wait in an emergency department, they can drop in to:

Alphington Sports Medicine Clinic
339 Heidelberg Road, Northcote
12.30 - 5pm Saturdays (until early November)

 

Injuries are assessed by a Physiotherapist.

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Cooking With Kristen - Loaded Sweet Potato

15 August 2018

Kristen Papathanasiou is our Accredited Practising Dietitian and an Accredited Sports Dietitian.

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Focus on: A Podiatrist’s role in knee pain

07 August 2018

Are your feet affecting your knee pain?

 

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Paediatrics Abroad

29 May 2018

 

Our Paediatrician, Dr Peter Barnett, spent the month of April volunteering at the Lao Friends Hospital for Children in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 

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Cooking With Kristen - Easy Cheesy Muffins

08 May 2018

Kristen Papathanasiou is our Accredited Practising Dietitian and an Accredited Sports Dietitian.

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