1046 Howitt Street Wendouree
03 5335 3200

Myotherapy

Allied Health Care for the Ballarat Region

Our trained Myotherapists use a wide range of evidence based treatment approaches and skill to treat or prevent soft tissue pain and restricted joint movement caused by muscle or myofascia dysfunction.

Myofascia are the thin, fibrous sheets of tissue that surround and separate muscles. The philosophy of myotherapy is founded on Western medical principles including anatomy, physiology and biomechanics. The Myotherapists at Lake Health Group work closely with the Allied Health team to get the best outcomes for you.

You don’t need to be in pain to visit a Myotherapist. Our skilled therapists can use a range of techniques including:

  • Massage, including sports and remedial techniques
  • Gently moving the patient’s affected body part through its range of     motion (passive stretching)
  • Hot or cold therapy
  • Trigger point therapy (acupressure)
  • Myofascial dry needling.
  • Myofascial cupping

Myotherapy can be used to treat a wide range of concerns including:

  • Neck/Shoulder Pain
  • Back Pain and/or other Back Problems
  • Improving functioning, and for injury Prevention,
  • Headaches or Migraines
  • Stress and Tension Reduction
  • Sports Injury Management and Rehabilitation
  • Arthritis
  • Other Acute Injury or Pain Condition

COVID-19 UPDATE

As a result of the latest information on the coronavirus and risk minimisation to our clients and our team,

If you are showing flu like symptoms including:

  • Sore throat
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath

OR have travelled overseas and/or been in close contact with someone who is a confirmed coronavirus case within the last two weeks.

Please do not come into the clinic and call 5335 3200 to cancel your appointment.

This is extremely important for the health of all clients and staff.

GROUP EXERCISE & GYM

Lake Health Group have ceased group classes and gym & Pilates equipment usage for members, in line with Government recommendations.

For members and people in group classes who cannot access the programs, please arrange a one on one appointment with Jamie or Josh so that a home program can continue in the interim, until group classes at Lake Health Group resume.

We thank you for your patience at this time.

Updated 9th April 2020