Sports Exercise Medicine physicians specialise in the musculo-skeletal injuries, sports medicines, illnesses and the development of exercise programs tailored to each individual’s personal needs and limitations. Additionally, they are highly skilled in the diagnosis, prognosis, and the coordination and management of treatment of injuries, whether they are from sport, or day to day activities.
Our team is committed to providing first class medical management and healthcare advice to all individuals regardless of age or level of physical activity. By offering an extensive range of services, our goal is to maximise your wellbeing and physical performance. Therefore, if you have any concerns in regards to staying fit, healthy, overcoming injury or maintaining a healthy lifestyle, we are here to help!
Firstly, our physicians focus on offering a thorough assessment and establishing a prompt and accurate diagnosis. This is to detect the causes of risk factors that lead to the development of the condition. Once the diagnosis has been made, our team can advise you on treatments. This many include counselling and advice on the level of activity and exercise that you can safely undertake, rehabilitation programs and medications.
Not only does our team focus on musculo-skeletal problems, they have also been trained to manage various other medical concerns. They can advise you on appropriate exercise programs that can help you in the effective treatment of medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma and nutritional deficiencies. If your sporting team is planning to travel, our team can also give sporting and medical advice for while you are travelling.
Exercise has many benefits which include reducing cardiovascular, cerebrovascular and peripheral vascular diseases, diabetes, osteoporosis and depression. With all these benefits in mind, our team at Northern Spinal strongly promote regular exercise, a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle choices. Some of the benefits of sports & exercise medicine include:
You may consider sports & exercise medicine treatment if any of the following are of concern to you:
If you have any questions regarding Sports & Exercise Medicine, please do not hesitate to get in touch. For more information on how our Melbourne CBD and Reservoir teams can help you, or to book an appointment, contact us on (03) 9470 1010 or visit us on our social media.
Mon to Fri 8:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday 8:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 2:30pm
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