Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Guides

New pre-operative guides from Physio Plus At Physio Plus we continue to set the standard for excellence in orthopaedic rehabilitation.  Our team provide well-informed, compassionate and very enthusiastic patient-centered care, both for inpatients and outpatients. In our ongoing effort to ensure every patient remains well informed and has accurate insight and expectations before surgery we have recently reviewed our patient guides. … Read more

Ankle blues!

We are now approaching the business end of local Australian Rules Football, Soccer, Rugby, Netball, Basketball and Lacrosse seasons, and this, as you know, commonly leads to injuries. One of the most common of these is an acute ankle injury (Wikstrom et al., 2013). Even for the ‘simple’ lateral ligament sprain treated with conventional treatment … Read more

Incontinence – no wee problem!

Despite one in four Australians over the age of 15 affected by incontinence, community stigma and personal embarrassment remain the biggest barriers towards recovery and better management.  According to the Continence Foundation of Australia, an estimated 70 per cent of people living with incontinence do not discuss the issue despite studies showing most cases can … Read more

Welcome Zac!

New physiotherapist joins the team!  In May we welcomed Zac Lowth to the PhysioPlus family!  Zac is now accepting appointments for occupational health, musculoskeletal, sports physiotherapy services in the Mackay and Whitsunday clinics.  Zac is a member of Occupational Health Physiotherapy special interest group.  Originally from North Queensland via Townsville, Zac is currently completing postgraduate studies in … Read more

QIP Accreditation!

Physio Plus has been Quality in Practice (QIP) accredited since 2007!  We were the first QIP accredited physiotherapy clinic between the Sunshine Coast and Townsville!  It provides our patients with assurance of the quality and safety of our work!