Breast Cancer Program

 

Active Body have commenced a specialised program for patients either suffering from breast cancer or post breast cancer treatment.

The program involves both hands-on physiotherapy treatment and individualised exercise and rehabilitation programs for clients who require exercise intervention as a means of reducing associated risk factors of chronic illness.

The primary role of our physiotherapists is to assist in minimising muscle and joint dysfunction, improve shoulder ROM, lymphoedema and scar tissue management, reduce pain from associated conditions and help plan physical activity programs that are best suited to the individual.

The program is overseen by our two senior physiotherapists, Vanessa Sutherland and Trudi Crapp. Understandably, due to the nature of the types of surgeries or treatments that you may have already undergone, it is of the utmost importance that you feel comfortable with a female therapist when massaging and treating in sensitive areas.

Patients will receive a Breast Cancer Information Package which includes information on breast cancer, the common side effects, appropriate treatment, and exercises for you to perform in the comfort of your own home.

Exercise Physiology

Mention the code "Fit 101" for $5 off your initial exercise physiology consultation when you book online 

 

New Patient online booking

Mention the code "Newbie" when booking an appointment online for $5 off your initial physiotherapy consultation 

 

Massage

Book an hour massage for $120. Health fund claimable through HICAPS. (Bookings essential).

Physiotherapy

Rehabilitation

Strength & Conditioning

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