The team at South Coast Sports Medicine provide a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the areas of fitness and medicine. Our highly qualified and friendly staff are here to provide treatment or help you achieve your optimal health.
The Sports Doctors at South Coast Sports Medicine are trained in range of areas, specialising in musculoskeletal assessment and treatment. Their extensive education extends to muscle, ligament, tendon and bone problems but can also treat chronic illnesses that can affect physical performance. Our Doctors deliver clinical physical activity interventions, using evidence based research to prescribe treatment and changes.
The Accredited Exercise Physiologists at South Coast Sports Medicine are an integral part of the Sports Medicine team, with extensive knowledge about the effects of exercise on the musculoskeletal system. Tertiary trained over at least 4 years, their understanding of exercise effects for individual patients and their chronic conditions is evidence-based and extensive.
Lifestyle Medicine is “slow medicine”: medicine how it should be. It involves the application of medical, behavioural, motivational and environmental principles to the management of lifestyle-related health problems in a clinical setting, including self-care and self-management. It is a holistic model of care aimed at correcting underlying causes as well as providing symptomatic relief.
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South Coast Sports Medicine are currently seeking a qualified Remedial Massage Therapist. Please contact the practice if you’re interested in joining our great team.
Our physiotherapist works within the South Coast Sports Medicine health professional team to treat your symptoms or injuries. Our services include expert assessment, accurate diagnosis and treatment of work, recreation or sport related injuries. We will assess movement disorders, and the promotion of mobility, functional ability, quality of life and movement potential through examination, diagnoses and physical intervention. By assessing the function of bones, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments, we can help restore normal and pain free function through treatment such as joint mobilisation, massage, exercise and continuing advice and education.
Kate can assist with all aspects of nutritional treatment, including food intolerances, irritable bowel syndrome, eating plans, sports nutrition and guidance to a healthier lifestyle. Our aim is to identify nutritional, dietary and lifestyle factors that can be contributing to your symptoms or health condition.
Kate’s evidenced-based approach enables her to use Herbal Medicine in a way that satisfies her love for science and has an immense therapeutic benefit for her clients. She prefers to use food as medicine, only prescribing supplemental nutrition when very necessary.
Every business needs a friendly and helpful face on the front-line, and our team in reception are exactly that – ready to assist with any enquiry. Complementing reception is the task of administration and South Coasts Sports Medicine is thankful to have an efficient and dedicated team who are more than equal to the task.