WONTHAGGI

Gippsland Physiotherapy Group Wonthaggi
210 Graham Street
Wonthaggi VIC 3995

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 6:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am – 12:30pm

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History

Gippsland Physiotherapy Group Wonthaggi has provided high quality physiotherapy, massage therapy and clinical Pilates services for the past 11 years.

Location

You’ll find our practice conveniently situated at 210 Graham Street just down from the hospital on the opposite side of the road.

Facility

The practice features four consultation rooms and a Pilates studio room.

Team/Service Provided

We have four physiotherapists and two massage therapists/myotherapists meeting your expectations through:

Service Philosophy

  • Assessment that is thorough and comprehensive
  • Diagnosis that is accurate and easy to understand
  • Treatment that actively targets the problem and minimises the recovery time
  • Follow up that assists in the understanding and management of the condition targeting complete recovery and minimising the chance of recurrence

Services – Service Type

  • Physiotherapy – comprehensive treatment and management of all physical conditions
  • Clinical Pilates – as part of physical injury management or for fitness/strength/injury prevention
  • Hydrotherapy – as part of rehabilitation including post-operative care

Services – Category

  • All WorkSafe, TAC injuries treated at no cost
  • All Medicare (EPC) referrals treated at no cost
  • Private fees kept as low as possible and claimable on Private Health Insurance (extras)

Services – Injury Type

  • Neck and back pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Muscular Injuries
  • Headaches
  • Joint Pain
  • Dry Needling
  • Arthritic conditions
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation

Meet the team

Physiotherapists

William Lenehan

William has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Charles Sturt University in Albury, graduating in 2017.

William has been working with the Gippsland Physiotherapy Group for the past 2 years, where he has worked with chronic pain, acute injuries, neurological conditions, and Pilates based treatment; however, his special interests are in musculoskeletal and sporting injuries rehabilitation.

Having grew up along the coast in South West Victoria, William he enjoys keeping fit, surfing, and playing AFL in his spare time.

Mitchell Wheeler

Mitch brings a wealth of experience to Wonthaggi, having completed a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from James Cook University, and a Masters of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland. These qualifications make Mitch a Tier 2 physiotherapist as recognised by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA).

Mitch has also completed in excess of 200 hours of formal professional development, including his Level 2 Sports and Level 2 Spinal physiotherapy courses among many others.

Mitch has extensive experience in the musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy sector across Queensland, including two recent years as the physiotherapist for the Sunshine Coast Falcons QRL Club (Melbourne Storm’s feeder club).

Mitch takes a pragmatic and individually-tailored approach to the assessment and management of people with musculoskeletal conditions, and thrives on helping people achieve their goals.

Mitch will be based at our Wonthaggi practice from Wednesday to Friday in 2020. The other half of his time, Mitch will be working as a lecturer of Anatomy & Physiology at Federation University (Churchill).

Mitch is an avid sports fan, loving all things sport (AFL – Essendon, NRL – North QLD Cowboys, cricket). When he’s not working, you’ll be sure to find Mitch exercising at Voyage gym, playing guitar, or hanging down the beach.

Nathan Wilson

Nathan graduated in 2019 from the University of Sydney with a Masters of Physiotherapy, coupled with a Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science.

Nathan comes on board with a special interest in sporting injuries and assisting clients in returning to sport; this stems from his love of football since childhood and is a dedicated St. Kilda supporter. He also has an interest in treating hands due to their complexity.

Gabrielle Bastick

Gabrielle graduated from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) in 2019.

Gabrielle’s special areas of interest include musculoskeletal treatment and women’s health. Gabrielle likewise focuses on sporting injury rehab, especially running injuries; this dovetails with her love of surfing and skiing, stemming from her growing up on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales.

With her move to Gippsland Gabrielle is also looking to join the local Women’s Football League.

Meg Crawford

Meg is a 2019 graduate from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Exercise Science and Masters of Physiotherapy. Meg is a former Gold Coast resident and is making the change to rural Victoria in pursuit of a quieter, community based lifestyle.

As a runner and netball player Meg’s main area of interest lies in treating lower back pain along with lower limb sporting injuries. Balance and mobility issues in the elderly is a related interest of Meg’s.

Meg is a veteran traveller with Machu Picchu being one of her favourite destinations, and is happy to throw in some holiday tips free of charge during a consultation.

Admin Staff

Emily Hall

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