Practitioner Type: Physiotherapist
Address: 120 Collins St, Melbourne, 3000
Tel: 03 9650 3217
Notes: 16 years of experience working with various elite sporting teams, corporate companies and athletes in the area of sports physiotherapy, rehabilitation and ergonomic health. Her special interest areas include rehabilitation with a core stability focus, spinal (back/neck) pathology, sports injuries, peripheral joint pathology (shoulders, hips, knees, ankles) and postural/muscular re-education. She is trained in DMA Clinical Pilates and strongly believes in prevention of injuries rather than simply treating the condition/symptoms. She is trained in DMA Clinical Pilates and strongly believes in prevention of injuries rather than simply treating the condition/symptoms. She uses Dry Needling extensively in her treatment approach and has found this effective in targeting stubborn trigger point areas. Has interest in pre and post natal physiotherapy care. Joanna is also USANA Health Sciences associate with her own business. She has a passionate interest in nutritional supplements to aid in achieving optimal health. She has an association with Aged Care Health through her work with VIVIR Healthcare.
When seeing a therapist for pre or post op rehab it is advisable to have your therapist coordinate your rehabilitation with your treating surgeon. If Mr Freedman is your surgeon please ask your therapist to contact Mr Freedman to discuss your rehab plan, goals and progress.