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Bellarine Podiatry at Ocean Grove & Curlewis

First in foot health on the Bellarine Peninsula

Bellarine Podiatry at the Ocean Grove Allied Health Clinic is the longest continuously operating private podiatry clinic on the Bellarine Peninsula. Since 1997, our podiatrists have been providing the highest quality of foot health care to the Bellarine Peninsula.

General Consultations

Podiatry is concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and management of foot and lower limb disorders in people of all ages. Our podiatrists practise under a strict code of ethics set by our professional association and we adhere to compulsory guidelines on sterilisation of instruments and infection control.

Bowen and Myotherapy

Ocean Grove’s effective Bowen Therapy treatments

Bowen Therapy is one of the most effective treatments available to help relieve many health complaints. Whether you are suffering with a sport injury, stress, back and neck issues, headaches, digestive and respiratory problems, we can help.

What is Bowen Therapy?

Bowen Therapy is one of the most versatile and effective therapeutic and holistic soft tissue treatments available today. It is a gentle hands-on treatment, using light touch whilst making delicate and precise movements over the nerves, muscles and ligaments. Its ability to re-align and balance the body means it is effective for most conditions.

Simply put, Bowen Therapy can improve your overall general health and remove the negative effects of a stressful lifestyle.

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Myotherapy

Myotherapy consultations in Ocean Grove

If you are suffering from musculoskeletal pain, injuries, or dysfunctions that are having an impact on your movement and/or mobility, then myotherapy may be just what you need. Myotherapy involves the assessment and treatment of these conditions and is used in all stages of therapy to restore and maintain the integrity and correct functioning of soft issues.

 Myotherapy techniques

When you visit Ocean Grove Allied Health Clinic, your myotherapist will use a range of techniques, based on your individual situation. These techniques can include:

Remedial Massage

Remedial massage is defined as the systematic assessment and treatment of the muscles, tendons, ligaments and connective tissues of the body to assist in rehabilitation, pain and injury management. It is performed to create favourable conditions that allow the body to return to normal health after injury, thereby relieving the physical effects a patient may present with.

Remedial massage is designed to balance muscle and soft tissue length, tension and tone which will in turn promote normal return of joint/capsular/bone function. It increases the flow of blood and lymph, particularly in the injured areas, thus removing blockages, damaged cells, scar tissue and adhesions resulting from injury.

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Bodywise Nutrition

Hi I’m Sally – a local Ocean Grove resident, Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) and Nutritionist and owner of Bodywise Nutrition. And, I’m Amy, also an APD and Nutritionist who has recently joined the practice at Ocean Grove.

We are nutrition scientists with a minimum of four years’ university study behind us. We take very seriously our responsibility of providing evidence-based nutrition advice and support. This means the residents of the Bellarine Peninsular can be confident that advice from us is solid and trustworthy.

We help treat a wide range of conditions in adults and children including diabetes, heart disease, cancers, gastrointestinal diseases, food allergies, food intolerance’s, disordered eating as well as overweight and obesity. We’re also here to educate and support those people just wishing to be a healthier version of themselves.

We understand that there is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to diet and nutrition (in other words, what works for one person may be different to what works for another). And the truth is that there are many ways for people to have a healthy diet.

And it’s at this individual level that an we can help. We consider the whole person – that is, each person’s unique profile, such as their medical history, as well as their needs, goals and lifestyle. We also assess the body of scientific evidence, and are flexible with the advice and support  offered, on a case-by-case basis.

Being able to tailor nutrition advice to find the best approach for each person is the cornerstone of ‘Medical Nutrition Therapy’ – it’s what APDs are qualified to do.

Book an appointment with us today to start feeling great again.

The Sleep Management Group

Founded in 2008, The Sleep Management Group is one of Australia’s leading providers of sleep apnoea diagnostics and treatment.

What is sleep apnoea?

Sleep apnoea occurs whilst asleep when an individual stops breathing for short periods of time. The interruption in air supply is called an ‘apnoea’ and can last from a few seconds up to a minute or more.

Diagnosing sleep apnoea

The following are common signs and symptoms of sleep apnoea

  • Daytime sleepiness
  • Disrupted sleep
  • Snoring (or choking, gasping sounds)
  • Morning headaches
  • Concentration difficulties
  • Decreased libido
  • High blood pressure
  •  Moodiness, irritability or depression 

Do you have sleep apnoea?

  • If you think you may have sleep apnoea, you need to talk to your doctor about having a sleep test. An overnight sleep test monitors your breathing and other functions during sleep. It will not only determine whether you have sleep apnoea, but also the severity

 

We can now offer the following services in Ocean Grove:

  • Home Sleep Studies
  • Sleep Physician consultations via telehealth with Dr Kevin Chan
  • CPAP and Positional Therapy Supply & Monitoring
  • Snoring Solutions
  • We can also assist we home care plans.

  • For more information & referral details please contact mia@smg.healthcare or Call 1300 652 219.
  • www.sleepmanagement.com.au
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