Pilates and Exercise Therapies2018-11-29T19:55:52+00:00

Pilates & Exercise Therapies

Rehabilitation is crucial in recovery from injury & illness, Personalised Exercise Prescriptions Deliver Faster Results

Who we see

We provide Clinical Pilates and Rehabilitation for people from all walks of life and our services are suitable for people with a broad variety of complaints.

  • People recovering from surgery like discectomy or laminectomy, joint reconstructions and cesarean sections
  • Women who experience pelvic girdle pain, hip pain or low back pain following childbirth
  • Athletes at all levels of competition, with acute or chronic injuries
  • Elderly people who are interested in developing strength and flexibility, and falls prevention
  • People who work long hours at their desk, looking to improve their posture and mobility
  • People living with chronic pain conditions like fibromyalgia, complex regional pain syndrome and chronic back pain
  • People living with headaches and migraines

How we treat

Our Osteopaths and Exercise Physiologists are highly skilled in the use of exercise prescription to relieve pain and improve your health and performance. Depending on your clinical needs, we offer one-on-one and small group training. We incorporate a number of exercise based interventions:

  • Clinical Pilates – to help develop core strength and control, and for fine-tuning how you move
  • Functional Mobility – to improve your flexibility and joint range of motion
  • Resistance Training – to build muscle strength and neuromuscular control
  • Neurodynamic Techniques – to normalise nerve mobility and decrease sensitivity, which can be helpful following spinal disc and nerve pathology
  • Proprioceptive Training – to help improve your balance and prevent the risk of falls

You can find out more about our small group training here.

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Choose your Clinical Pilates and Rehabilitation therapist

We will use Clinical Pilates and Rehabilitation skill, knowledge and experience during a treatment to help you return to normal, healthy function. Each therapist has different areas of interest and expertise, please read about them and choose the one that might be right for you.

Dr Della Buttigieg
Dr Della ButtigiegOsteopath
Della is the Practice Principal at Melbourne Osteohealth and a leader in the osteopathic profession. She takes great pleasure in helping people take charge of their health to overcome chronic pain & injury.

Chronic neck, back and shoulder injuries are her forte.

Meet Della
Dr Melinda Vicino
Dr Melinda VicinoSenior Osteopath
Mel is Senior Clinician and Mentor at MOH. A background in tennis and a young family of her own mean Melinda has a keen interest in sports injuries and osteopathy for children & pregnancy related conditions.

When she’s not at MOH Mel also works as a work-place ergonomics consultant.

Meet Melinda
Dr Paul Attenborough
Dr Paul AttenboroughOsteopath
10 years’ as a therapist have given Paul great hands for restoring body movement and balance. A session with Paul will help you better understand your condition and how to return to better health & well-being.

Neck pain, headaches and nerve entrapments are his strong suit.

Meet Paul
Caitlin Feeney
Caitlin FeeneyExercise Physiologist
Caitlin is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist here at Melbourne Osteohealth. She has experience from the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Austin Hospital in several areas, with a strong interest in musculoskeletal, neurological, mental health and disability disciplines.
Meet Caitlin
Marissa Hoey
Marissa HoeyExercise Physiologist
Marissa is passionate about working with individuals living with disabilities, sub-acute and chronic disease. Her background in disability care and research makes her ideally placed for anyone wanting to improve their functional ability and manage their pain.
Meet Marissa

WHAT NEXT?

If you’ve chosen the therapist you’d like to see, why not call or book online and discover for yourself why our patients love us?

NOT SURE WHO TO SEE?

It can be difficult to choose the right therapist from a website so we’ve done the hard work for you. We’ve put together a talented team with diverse interests and expertise, who would all love to help you feel good again!

Feel free to give us a call, we’ll happily help you work out who is most suited to see you.

JUST NOT SURE?

If you’re not sure if we can help or what type of treatment you might need, book a free 15 minute pain and injury assessment and we’ll help get you on the path to recovery.

Satisfaction Guarantee

If at any time, you are not satisfied with our care or service, contact us and we’ll happily arrange a free second opinion with another MOH practitioner.

Conditions We Treat

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