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The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre is proud to have Amanda Lee join our growing Physiotherapy team.

Amanda brings to The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre her expertise in Women's and Men's Pelvic Health.  She also has an interest in treating a variety of musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries.

Amanda is available for consultation Monday to Thursday.

Read more about Amanda...

We're well and truly on the countdown to the Oxfam Trailwalker! Our Podiatrist Anabelle Hawkins has put together this blog with everything you need to know about blisters, before you lace up those shoes next Friday!

LET'S TALK BLISTERS...

  • Blisters are the #1 reason people don’t...

The 2018 OXFAM Trailwalker is just over 5 weeks away…If you are reading this because you are doing it… AMAZING, what a great thing to complete all for a very worthy cause!! At this point some of you may be regretting your decision due to injuries or lack of training whilst others will be smoothly increasing your km’s with no issues. Regardless of what category you fall into, now is the time to make sure you have everything in place to make...

The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre farewelled Jess Leckie this week as she commences her Maternity Leave.

You will be relieved to know that Jess will be returning to us on a part time basis at the end of 2018.  We can't wait!

In the mean time our other Myotherapists can definitely look after you, read more about them...

It has been four years since Physiotherapist Melanie Omizzolo, pictured here with Casey Dellacqua and Ash Barty at last years' French Open, finished working at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre to pursue a career working with elite and professional tennis players.

With the Australian Open in full swing we thought a Q&A with Mel would be interesting and timely!  We hope you enjoy the read.

How...

The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre is a proud supporter of the Oxfam Trailwalker!  This year the trailwalker will be held on the 23rd to the 25th of March and to help our patients tackle it we are holding a free 'Tackling the Oxfam Trailwalker' session on Thursday the 8th of February 6 - 7 pm.

This highly informative and interactive session will be held at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre and...

The Melbourne Sports Medical Centre now offers Clinical Pilates and Small Group Clinical 'Pilates Plus' Classes  in our brand new, state of the art Pilates Studio. Be guided by our highly skilled Clinical Pilates Instructors as they...

In the quest of increasing the fitness and strength of our patients, The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre is proud to announce the commencement of Boxing Sessions.  Our well known remedial massage therapist, and State Level Pro Am Boxer, Leon Adkins will be conducting the early morning sessions each Tuesday and Friday.  Sessions are 30 minutes and promise to be fast paced and fun!  

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At The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre we are excited that our rehabilitation gymnasium has come together beautifully.

We are now offering our clients access to state of the art equipment to promote the return to sport and optimal health.  

Our Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists are guiding their patients through appropriate exercise techniques to rehabilitate...

With the new rehabilitation gym and pilates area now complete at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre we are delighted that our Myotherapist Nathan McKeown is now also available for Exercise Physiology Consultations.

You may not be aware that prior to commencing at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre Nathan spent 6 years working in a role that incorporated both Myotherapy and Clinical Exercise...

Knee classes are commencing in November at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre under the guidance of Physiotherapist,  Mick Hughes.  Mick has dual qualifications, being both a Physiotherapist and Exercise Physiologist and has a special interest in the diagnosis, management, treatment and prevention of...

As you are most likely aware there has been an outbreak of measles in Melbourne with another four cases confirmed during the past week. Measles is a highly contagious viral illness that causes a skin rash and fever and can lead to more serious, sometimes fatal complications.  

Measles is rare due to the widespread use of the measles vaccine but there is a risk of the virus being brought in to our...

As this is National Pain Week it’s a good time to go over and update our knowledge on the important considerations in treating and managing persistent pain. As this is an evolving field and the better pain is understood, the better it can be managed.

There is this great video – ‘Tame the Beast’ put together by Professor Lorimer Moseley, a leading neuroscientist and physiotherapy educator...

The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre is proud to introduce our newest addition, clinical Myotherapist Djoeke Hoedemaker!

An Australian representative in alpine ski racing for approximately 7 years, Djoeke will be able help you with all your post skiing aches and pains!

Djoeke currently works with the Melbourne Football Club and the Victorian Bushrangers cricket team and...

The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre continues our long and proud tradition of associations with AFL and VFL. Here’s our current affiliations:-

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