Potts Point Physiotherapy Services
No matter who you are, life is too short to be held back by pain. At Movement Laboratory, our team of experienced physiotherapists in Potts Point is dedicated to your well-being. We’re here to help you reduce your pain, recover, and improve your movement. We believe that everyone deserves a life free from pain and limitations.
Our Potts Point physiotherapists specialise in treating all types of musculoskeletal issues and are passionate about chronic pain management. We take the necessary time to evaluate the underlying cause of your discomfort or pain to create a tailored, evidence-based treatment and recovery plan specifically for you.
At Movement Lab, our approach to healing injuries goes beyond hands-on treatment. We use a signature approach to healing that includes accurate diagnosis, effective hands-on therapy, and sharing essential knowledge about correct body mechanics and movement.
Our main goal is to help in your recovery journey and to boost your body’s potential for the long term.
Common Conditions Treated at Movement Laboratory
Our Potts Point physiotherapists provide practical knowledge and dedicated care to various musculoskeletal conditions. Our team is trained and ready to manage:
Ligament tears and sprains
Chronic neck and shoulder pain
Rib cage dysfunctions
Nerve pain or nerve impingement
While this list is thorough, it doesn’t cover everything. If you’re facing a condition not mentioned here, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We’re always available to offer advice and steer you on the path to recovery.
Movement Laboratory’s Model of Care
At Movement Laboratory, our priority is restoring you to your peak condition. We use a blend of evidence-based practices, patient-centred care, and broad clinical experience to achieve the best outcomes. We listen to what you’re going through and tailor our treatment to meet your individual needs.
In Potts Point, our clinic operates in collaboration with Potts Point Physiotherapy, directed by David Peterson and his team. Here, we offer a suite of services including physio treatments, women’s health consultations, dance assessments, and both private and duet Pilates sessions.
We are well-regarded for our experience in treating sports and dance-related injuries and enjoy robust relationships with doctors and allied health professionals throughout the area.
What Can You Expect in Your Initial Consultation?
At your initial appointment with our Potts Point physio team, we’ll delve into identifying the root cause of your issue. Creating a personalised plan tailored just for you is our specialty. We’re also committed to educating you on self-care to prevent and manage future injuries.
Our Location in Potts Point
Our patient base primarily consists of locals from Potts Point, Woolloomooloo, Elizabeth Bay, and the Sydney CBD.
- If you’re coming by train, we’re a mere 3-minute walk from Kings Cross station, heading up Darlinghurst Road.
- Once you reach Baker’s Delight, take a left, stroll past Harris Farm, and you’ll spot us in the EVA glass building next door.
- For those driving, there is 2-hour street parking available near the clinic.
Frequently Asked Questions
The frequency of your visits will be tailored to your unique situation and needs. Our Potts Point physiotherapists will assess you and design a treatment schedule that best facilitates your healing process.
In most cases, a referral isn’t necessary unless your insurance policy dictates it, or you have a specific medical condition that requires one. Please bring any previous scans or reports to your consultation.
Opt for loose, comfortable clothing that doesn’t restrict movement and allows easy access to the area we’ll be examining or treating.
Your first session will typically be around one hour for a thorough assessment. Follow-up sessions typically last between 30 to 45 minutes.
Yes, Medicare may cover up to five physiotherapy sessions. An EPC referral from your GP is necessary. We’ll process your Medicare claim straight after your appointment. Please read more detailed info here.
Yes, we accept all leading private health insurers. Claims can be made for physiotherapy, remedial massage, and classes, but not for naturopathy consultations.
We can process on-the-spot rebates with your health fund card. Rebate amounts depend on your health plan and cover level. Without your card, we’ll give you a receipt to claim later.
Yes, we stock a variety of physiotherapy supplies, such as braces, splints, crutches, wristbands, and items for exercise and recovery like foam rollers and therabands. We also have arch-supportive thongs and selected baby and breastfeeding products.
We welcome your feedback; it’s crucial for our improvement. Feel free to talk to our team, use our website, or send us an email with your thoughts.
Certainly, we’re equipped to assess and treat workplace injuries and can assist with your return-to-work strategy.
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to complete any necessary paperwork and to enjoy your entire appointment without rush.
We’re open on Tuesdays from 7 am to 4 pm.