Participants needed for globe hip trial

14 September 2016

Our own Rachael McMillan (Physiotherapist) is seeking post-menopausal women in metropolitan Melbourne with GTPS for the @GLoBEHip trial.

If you can answer yes to one or more of the following questions you may be eligible for free physiotherapy and medical treatment!

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A Taste of (Basketball) Success

14 July 2016

Alphington Sports Medicine Physio Madeleine Ellis has just returned from Europe where she got the sweet taste of success in the form of World Championship gold with the Sapphires, Australia's U17 girls basketball team.

She said it was an amazing trip and team to work for - with the highlight definitely being the team's semi final and first ever win over the USA!

Madeleine is on the far right in this team photo.

 

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ASMC Physiotherapist now working with Volleyroos

02 June 2016

The Australian Men's Indoor Volleyball Team, The Volleyroos, are currently competing in the Olympic Qualification tournament in Tokyo.

And they are in good hands with talented Melbourne Physiotherapist Darren Austin.

Check out the team profile and all the latest from the tournament at:

http://worldoqt.japan.2016.men.fivb.com/en/teams/aus-australia

 

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Physio Julia Allan travels with Victorian Fury to PNG

17 March 2016

The charity organisation Water Aid Australia has recently begun a campaign to deliver access to clean drinking water and sanitation to many more villages across Papua New Guinea due to almost 4 million people not having access and many people dying from diseases such as Diarrhea.

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Educational Wokshop

15 March 2016

On Tuesday 8 March 2016 we presented an Educational Workshop in conjunction with Direct Radiology as a breakfast session.

 

The topic was Gluteal Tendinopathy - Implications for Assessment & Management, with local GPs and staff in attendance.

 

Speakers were our own Dr. David Bolzonello and Direct Radiology's Dr. Gaurav Gupta.

 

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15th Pacific Games

13 October 2015

 

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Ciao from Italy!

15 August 2015

 

From the 26th of June to the 18th July I spent 3 fortunate weeks at the Australian Institute of Sport European Training Centre, Gavirate Italy. My role was to tend to the health needs of all Australian athletes currently training and competing in Europe.

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World Summer Universiade Games

06 August 2015

WOW WOW WOW!! What an experience!

In early July, I was fortunate enough to work on the Medical Team for the Aussieroos at the World Summer Universiade Games. They were held in Gwangju, which is 4 hours south of Seoul. It was a very clean city, with friendly people who were warm and accommodating. There were over 14,000 athletes competing from 170 nations. The atmosphere for both the opening and closing ceremonies was electrifying; something that I will always remember.

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Heart Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death in Sport

30 June 2015

Listen to Dr David Bolzonello on SEN last week talking to Paul Coburn and Daniel Hartford about heart issues and emergency management on the sporting field.

( Click for full Audio ‘Fit and Well for half time’

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Volleyroos journey to Rio

10 June 2015

 

This year I became the Physio and Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Men's Volleyroos-  the Australian Indoor Volleyball Team. As the team competes to earn an Olympic Qualifying Spot in Rio, I was lucky enough to follow them on this exciting journey.

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Update Vic U/17 Netball Team

18 May 2015

Working with the Under 17 Victorian side as their physiotherapist was an absolute privilege with such a talented and fun group of girls. A team of 12 was selected last October with some players travelling from regional Victoria up to 3 hours away to train every weekend.

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Julia Allan on the road with Drake

16 March 2015

Physiotherapy work certainly takes you to interesting places. Over the past week one of our physio's Julia Allan worked with Canadian hip-hop superstar "Drake", while he performed in Australia.

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European Ballet Tour - Peta Steller

23 February 2015

In November and December 2014, one of our physiotherapists Peta travelled to Europe to get her physio fix for all things ballet. She travelled as physio with dancers from the Northern Territory's Ballet Company, taking the opportunity to connect with the health teams of various European dance companies and full-time dance schools.

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2015 Imparja Cup - Gordon Pritchard

18 February 2015

Gordon Pritchard (physio) recently travelled as physio to the Men & Ladies Victorian Cricket Squads for the 2015 Imparja Cup - National Indigenous Cricket Tournament. He has kindly provided us with an update.

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