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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Sue Hogarth will be taking part in the "Weekend to End Women's Cancer"

03 February 2015

On the weekend of 28th Feb-1st March, ASMC's Sue Hogarth will be taking part in the "Weekend to End Women's Cancer". The walk is to benefit the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, providing vital funding to research and clinical care at Peter Mac. We wish Sue all the best for this important initiative and throw our support behind her.

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Introducing ViMove at ASMC - Cutting Edge Analysis

20 October 2014

We are pleased to announce a new service as ASMC, ViMove by DorsaVi. ViMove uses wireless sensor technology to accurately and objectively measure movement and muscle activity of the lower back and legs......read more about this innovative technology here

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2014 Youth Olympic Games Recap

06 October 2014

Recently Michael Kaplan and friend of ASMC (Miranda Wallis - physio) travelled to China for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.  They went as part of the Headquaters medical team.  Between them and 2 other physios and 2 sports doctors they were responsible for maintaining 89 Australian Athletes.

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Introducing New Service - Exercise Physiology

22 September 2014

We are pleased to announce a new service at Alphington Exercise + Rehab, "Exercise Physiology". We warmly welcome "Ashley Bigaran" (Exercise Physiologist) on board.

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Commonwealth Games Update With Dr. Matt Chamberlain

31 July 2014
Dr. Matt Chamberlain has been over at Comm Games as part of a successful campaign in the pool with the Australian Swimming Team. They arrived in Glasgow ready to go via Manchester for a week and settled well into the athletes village....all 59 athletes (nearly 100 when you include staff and coaches!). There was a reception for the entire Australian team with the usual dignitatries, including Alexander Downer (High Commisioner to UK) and the Australian Minister for Sport.

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Julia Allan's Recent Trip to China With the Andrew Gaze Australian All Star Team

21 July 2014

Julia Allan (physiotherapist) recently travelled with the Andrew Gaze Australian All Star Team to China. She kindly gives us a quick run down.

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Clinic Update March 2014

31 March 2014

2014 is well and truly underway. Of note, to stay on top of advances in clinical systems, we have recently installed and begun working with new appintment and payment software . While we will always endeavour to keep things as streamlined and efficient as possible, we thank you for your patience and understanding while things settle in.

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Clinic Update December 2013

23 December 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, we'd like to wish all the Alphington Sports Med community a safe and happy Xmas and New Year. It's been a busy 2013 and as we round out the year we take this opportunity to update you all on what's making news....

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Taking Australian Sports Medicine On The Road - Pomps' ETC Adventure

26 August 2013

Recently, John Pompei (physiotherapist) spent a month at the Australian Institute of Sport’s European Training Centre (ETC) in Gavirate, Italy. His time away was eventful and eye opening. For all of our sports enthusiast friends......this one is a great read for you! Read on....

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Jessica Thornton (physio) Recounts Her Trip to China with the Gems

24 May 2013

Recently, I travelled to China with the Gems, (the U/19 Australian Women’s national basketball team). It was a four nation tour, competing against China, Brazil and the USA. Over two weeks we played in three different cities.

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Adam Culvenor Published in Sports Physio Magazine

08 April 2013

Our friend Adam Culvenor (physiotherapist) has been doing some fantastic research into linkages between ACL reconstruction and early onset knee arthritis. He has recently returned to Australia after completing a large portion of his PhD in Oslo, Norway. His work was recently published in the Australian Physiotherapy Association Sports Physio Magazine. Well done Adam! Another great contribution to the field!

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