Archer Physiotherapy Vic Park
Aimed at providing the local community with the utmost physical health care, we offer a wide range of evidence based physio treatments and services to target your aches and pains.
What We Treat
Physiotherapy can help alleviate and manage a large number of conditions, injuries, aches and pains. If you have any of the following, then physio can help –
- Back & Neck Pain
- Muscle and Joint Pain
- Sprains and Strains
- Poor Posture
- Lung Congestion
- Inflammatory conditions
- Pins and Needles
- Poor Gait
- Shoulder Pain
- Knee Pain
- Tennis Elbow
- Foot and Heel Pain
- Wry Neck
- Shin Splints
- Pinched Nerves
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- And much, much, more!
Bags filled with West Australian Lupin are used to ease soft tissue pain and muscle spasm.
A type of rigid tape used to stabilise joints, lower the risk of re-injury and encourage appropriate posture or positioning.
A machine that inputs a mild electrical current through an injury or painful site, to alleviate pain, reduce scar tissue, increase bone and tendon healing and ease sensitive nerves.
A machine that provides gentle and controlled stretching to the upper or lower spine to relieve pressure on the spine, vertebral disc bulges and skeletal system.
A type of elastic, therapeutic tape used in therapy to relax overused muscles and in rehabilitation to facilitate underused muscles. Can also be used to reduce swelling, bruising and pain.
Therapeutic machine that uses high frequency sound waves to reduce acute inflammation, swelling, bruising, muscle spasm and scar tissue.
A scientific adaptation of traditional Chinese acupuncture techniques involves the use of sterilised, fine, single-use acupuncture needles which are inserted into soft tissue to reduce tightness, pain and inflammation.
A number of different ‘hands-on’ techniques including passive movements, positioning and manoeuvring of body segments, limbs and joints to encourage flexibility, good posture and alleviate pain and stiffness.
Combination of soft and deep tissue techniques to relieve muscle tension, tightness and realign muscle fibres. We use a hypoallergenic, 100% natural anti-inflammatory cream during massage.
Combination of trigger point releases, sustained acupressure and deep tissue massage techniques applied to tight and aching muscles to unwind tension, relieve ‘knots’, reduce scar tissue and relax body segments.
High grade, controlled joint thrusts, aimed at releasing pressure and stiffness within a joint, improving range of motion and reducing pressure and pain.
Low grade, gentle, passive joint movements aimed at loosening restricted joints, improving range of motion and flexibility, and reducing sensitivity to pain and tenderness.