Aiming for Peak Performance and Quick Recovery
Do you live in the Bendigo Region and are struggling with a Sports Injury?
Regardless of whether you are an elite athlete, a weekend warrior or into general health and fitness – Bendigo Osteo may be able to help prevent and treat many common sports injuries. These include;
- Hamstring and groin strains
- Hip Flexor strains
- Shin Splints
- Calf Strains
- Knee ligament strains
- Shoulder, elbow and wrist restrictions
- Head injuries
- Ankle strains
- Foot pain
- Tennis Elbow
We have experience treating people who play a wide range of sports from field sports (including Australian Rules, Cricket and Soccer), to Mountain Bike Riders, Runners, Weight training and Golfers. We also treat people post – surgery and offer advise on rehabilitation exercise.
Our osteopaths Dr Maddy and Dr Gorkem have done previous study in rehabilitation and sports conditioning, and Dr Merryn has completed further training in Clinical Pilates.
It is also common for us to see children in Bendigo with sports injury. Common injuries in children and wrist injuries, leg and lower back pain, or head injury.
Sports Injury and Massage
At Bendigo Osteo we also offer Remedial Massage (Deep Tissue Massage) which is beneficial for improving range of motion and flexibility. Furthermore it maximizes the supply of nutrients and oxygen to the muscles aiding in muscle repair. There is more information here about Massage
At Bendigo Osteo we have HICAPS so you can claim your health care rebate on the spot.
*Please note that like all health care, their are limitations, risks and people respond differently so we cannot make guarantees. In our clinical experience we have found osteopathy to be helpful for the conditions listed. See Osteopathy and Research for more information.