Inner West Physiotherapy Services
At Movement Laboratory, we believe no matter who you are, life is too short to be held back by pain. Whether you’re nursing an injury or striving for better health, our Inner West physio team is committed to guiding you back to your best self.
Our physiotherapists are skilled in a wide range of treatments with vast experience in working with musculoskeletal conditions and have a passion for managing chronic pain.
At Movement Lab, we do more than just hands-on treatment. We’re here to guide you through the whole process of getting better from injuries using our signature approach. This means we’ll find the root cause of your problem, give you hands-on therapy, and teach you the best ways to move and use your body.
Our main goal is to help you get better and make sure your body is stronger and more capable for whatever comes next.
Movement Laboratory Physio, Inner West
With two locations in Inner West Sydney, Movement Laboratory is your go-to local physio if you’re in the Inner West. We’re proud to bring our experience in pain-free movement to the communities of Leichhardt, Rozelle, Balmain, Summer Hill, Annandale, Lilyfield, Stanmore, Haberfield, Lewisham, and Petersham.
Great for people living and working in surrounding areas like Rozelle, Balmain, Summer Hill, Annandale, Lilyfield, Stanmore, Haberfield, Lewisham, and Petersham.
Our Location in Potts Point
Great for people living and working in surrounding areas like Surry Hills, Paddington, Darlinghurst, Double Bay, Woolloomooloo, Kings Cross
Common Conditions We Treat
Our Inner West physiotherapists bring practical knowledge and care to a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. Our professionals are trained and equipped to handle:
Ligament tears and sprains
Post operative rehabilitation
Chronic neck and shoulder pain
Rib cage dysfunctions
Nerve pain or nerve impingement
This list, while comprehensive, is not exhaustive. If you have a condition that’s not listed, don’t hesitate to reach out. Our team is always here to provide advice and guide you towards recovery.
What can you expect in your Initial Consultation?
When you first visit us, our Inner West physiotherapists will focus on understanding the root of your concerns. Creating a customised recovery roadmap is our priority. Plus, we’re big on education— so you’ll gain insight into self-care techniques, as well as how to manage and avoid future injuries.
What Treatment Methods Do Our Inner West Physiotherapists Use?
In addition to traditional physiotherapy methods, we’re trained in the Connect Therapy and Thoracic Ring approach. Our range of treatments includes:
Frequently Asked Questions
The frequency of visits varies depending on individual conditions and needs. Typically, after an initial assessment, our physiotherapists will provide a recommended treatment schedule for the best outcomes.
Not generally, but sometimes your insurance or particular circumstances may require one. And if you have any relevant scans or reports, please bring them to your session.
Opt for comfy, loose-fitting clothing that won’t restrict movement and provides easy access to the area we’ll be assessing or treating.
Your first visit will be around an hour for a thorough assessment. Later appointments will range from 30 to 45 minutes.
Yes, you can claim 5 sessions of Physiotherapy consultations on Medicare. We will need a copy of your current EPC (Enhanced Primary Care) from your GP prior to attending your first consultation. We will process your Medicare claim on the spot after your appointment.
Yes, we accept all private health funds. All physiotherapy, remedial massage and classes are claimable services with your private health fund. However, naturopathy consults are non claimable.
You will need to bring your health fund card with you, and we can then process your rebate on the spot. We are unable to predict your rebate, it depends on your package and premium with your individual fund. In the occasion you forget to bring your card, we will issue a receipt for you to manually claim from your fund.
Yes we do. We have braces, splints, crutches, wrist bands, exercise foam rollers, massage balls, theraband, and lots of other types of products you see in most typical clinics. We also have Arch support thongs, and a few baby and breastfeeding items.