The clinic can be found in Fitness First Hornsby. The entrance is most easily found just to the left of the carpark entrance to Westfield in Muriel street. Please call if you have difficulty finding it.
The clinic has easy free parking in Westfield, wheelchair access and toilet/shower facilities.
During your initial consultation Matt will meet you at the reception of Fitness First. If you arrive early please take a seat in the reception area.
In the clinic an extensive case history is taken before a musculoskeletal and movement assessment is conducted. Please bring in any previous scans, MRIs, X-Rays etc you have along with a list of any medication you take.
Females are provided gowns and towels as access to the back is required.
Using this examination and special tests the problem is identified and then treatment is started.
The treatment may involve a range of different treatment modalities such as soft tissue manipulation (massage), focused stretching techniques, joint manipulation, dry needling and exercise prescription.
If there are any techniques you dislike, such as acupuncture needles or back cracking please let Matt know. The treatment is tailored around you.
During the consultation feel free to ask for information on nutrition, exercise and wellness, injury prevention and and movement goals.
The initial consultation takes approximately 1 hour, and subsequent treatments take 40 minutes.
1 hour – $120
40 mins – $90
Osteopathy is covered by most private health funds. Osteopaths are registered providers for workers’ compensation schemes, motor accident insurers and the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.