Balmain Physio

No matter who you are, life is too short to be held back by pain. At Movement Laboratory, our dedicated team of seasoned physios and movement rehab practitioners in the Balmain area are committed to helping you tackle pain, recover from injury, and refine your movement. Our goal is to help everyone experience life free from pain and limitations.

We specialise in managing all musculoskeletal issues and are dedicated to tackling chronic pain.

Our skilled Balmain physiotherapists will thoroughly assess the root cause of your pain and create an evidence-based, personalised treatment and recovery plan just for you.

At Movement Laboratory, we do more than just treat the pain. We guide you through our step-by-step process to heal injuries. This means finding out exactly what’s wrong, integrating hands-on treatments, and teaching you about how your body moves. Our aim is to help you get better, but to boost your body’s potential for the future.

patients we’ve helped
years in Potts Point, and 5 years in Leichhardt
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Movement Laboratory Physio, Balmain

Located just 4.7 km from central Balmain, Movement Laboratory stands as your local physio, promoting painless mobility for those in Leichhardt, Rozelle, Balmain, Summer Hill, Annandale, Lilyfield, Stanmore, Haberfield, Lewisham, and Petersham.

(02) 9029 2449
141 Marion Street, Leichhardt, NSW 2040
Opening Hours:

Mon: 7am- 8pm
Tues: 7am- 8pm
Weds: 7am- 8pm
Thurs: 7am- 8pm
Fri: 7am- 2pm
Sat: 7am- 2pm

Common Conditions Treated at Movement Laboratory

Our physios near the Balmain area treat a wide range of issues. Our professionals are trained and equipped to handle a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions:

Degenerative conditions

Ligament tears and sprains

Muscle strain

Post-operative rehabilitation

Chronic neck and shoulder pain


Rib cage dysfunctions

Postural tension



Nerve pain or nerve impingement

Frozen shoulder

While this list is detailed, it isn’t all-inclusive. If you’re facing a condition that isn’t mentioned, please don’t hesitate to reach out. Our dedicated team is always available to offer guidance and set you on the path to healing.

What Can You Expect in Your Initial Consultation?

Upon your initial visit to our centre, our primary aim is to understand the root of your issues. This helps us create an effective recovery plan tailored for you. We’re also advocates for patient knowledge, so you can expect to learn about self-care, injury management, and prevention strategies.

Hypertonic Pelvic Floor

Clear diagnosis

Timeframe for recovery


Treatment plan

Self-management strategies

What to do and what not to do

What Treatment Methods Do Our Balmain Physiotherapists Use?

We use a mix of traditional physiotherapy methods, Connect Therapy, and the Thoracic Ring Approach. Our range of treatments includes:

Are you ready to get started on your recovery journey?

Starting your healing journey is straightforward with Movement Laboratory. Our priority is to provide guidance and genuine support. If you’re ready to improve your mobility and overall health, booking online is the best way to secure the location, practitioner and time that suits you.

Your better health journey starts here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Everyone’s needs are unique. After a detailed first assessment, our Balmain physio team will set out a tailored plan that pinpoints how often you should come in for the best results.

Most of the time, a referral isn’t always necessary. However, there are certain situations or insurance guidelines where you might require one. If you’ve got any reports or scans, do bring them so we can give you the best-informed care.

Wear something comfortable and loose-fitting that allows ease of movement and accessibility to the injured or assessment area.

Expect your initial session to be a bit longer, around an hour, since they involve a comprehensive assessment. After that, treatments generally take between 30 to 45 minutes.

Yes, they can! Just bring along your health fund card, and we’ll process it straight away via HICAPS. The rebate amount will depend on your specific plan. And yes, with a GP’s Enhanced Primary Care form (EPC), you might snag a Medicare rebate, too. Please read more detailed info here.

Still have questions?

Are you ready to get started on your recovery journey?

Booking Online is the most convenient way to lock in the location, practitioner & time that suits.

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