Do I need a referral?

No. A referral is not necessary to see a physiotherapist. We are direct access practitioners

 

What do I need to bring?

Bring a referral letter if you have one as well as any reports, X-rays or scans relevant to your condition or injury.

What should I wear?

Any comfortable clothing.

 

Does my private health care insurance cover physiotherapy?

Most health care insurers cover physiotherapy treatment but please check with your medical aid to see if you are covered.

How can I make an appointment?

You can either fill in the form on the contact us page, send us an email () or give us a call during office ours at 021 854 3080.

 

How long does an appointment last and how many will I need?

The initial session takes approximately 45 min so that we can make a full assessment and so that we can develop a treatment plan. All following sessions takes between 35 - 45 min.

What should I expect on my fist visit?

On the first visit we will review your condition or injury and develop a treatment plan. You will be asked a few questions about your existing injury and health history. A qualified physio will then examine the injury and begin treatment.

 

When should I see a physiotherapist?

There are many instances when one should consult a physiotherapist including but not limited to:

• If you sustained an injury
• If you have bruising or swelling
• For joint stiffness
• If you require advice on flexibility, fitness or strength
• Injury prevention
• Sports related injuries
• Always consult a professional physiotherapist rather than going it alone and trying to treat it yourself

Do we do Sports Massage if there is not a specific injury?

Yes. It is always beneficial as a prevention tool for future injuries.

 

What techniques are used?

Dry needling, Electrotherapy, Therapeutic massage, Joint mobilization, Rehabilitation,  Rehabilitation exercises, Kinesio taping, etc

What does physiotherapy cost?

Cash price = R400 (excluding strapping). Strapping is an additional R20-R50 depending on size.

Medical aid rates are charged for patients using private medical aid. We will submit your account on your behalf. Should the Medical Aid reject the claim, the account will then be sent to you.

 

Cancellation policy

Appointments not cancelled at least two hours before the appointment will be charged for.

Practice Hours

The practice is open Monday to Fridays from 08h00 until 17h30