Welcome to Ferry Rd Physio and Functional Therapies - Southport - Gold Coast
Ferry Rd Physio and Functional Therapies is a well-established practice based in Southport on the Gold Coast. Our central location means we also serve the surrounding areas of Benowa, Surfers Paradise, Ashmore and Bundall. Our team comprises a range of health professionals in physiotherapy, biomechanics, massage therapy, pilates, sports science and exercise physiology, podiatry and nutrition, all working together to help you achieve your health goals. We have expertise in:
- Sports Physio and Injury Rehab/Management
- Spinal Physio including chronic low back and neck pain
- Spinal and Peripheral Manipulation
- Acupuncture and Dry Needling
- Strength and Conditioning Training
- Rehabilitation Program Design and Implementation in on-site Gym
- Nerve Related pain
- TMJ Jaw pain
- Real Time Ultrasound
- Post-Surgical Rehab, working alongside Surgeons themselves
- Work Cover Claims
- Workplace musculoskeletal screenings
- Motor Vehicle Accident Claims
- Medicare Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) Programs
- Massage Therapy
- Functional Nutrition
- Healthy Kids Parties
- Assess the lower limbs and feet
- Diagnose the injury/problem
- Prescribe exercises/orthotics as appropriate for your needs
- Sports Science/Exercise Physiology/Personal Training/Strength and Conditioning
- Strength and Conditioning Assessment and Exercise planning
- Exercise Prescription
- Return to work exercise design and supervised implementation
- Pre and Post Surgery Strength and Conditioning
- Casual gym entry also available on request and initial assessment
At Ferry Rd Physio we believe in a Team-Based Treatment Approach. The Weekly Case Meetings and Team Approach at Ferry Rd Physio means that Clients get the best possible care and management from a variety of therapists, all with different backgrounds in their respective professions, that work together to improve and maintain your physical and mental well-being.
We provide Physio Services to a number of Sporting Organisations and Teams, including: Athletics Australia, Touch Football Australia, Queensland Academy of Sport (QAS), PNG Netball, NSW Hockey, Surfers Paradise Apollo Soccer Club, TSS Rowing and Athletics, and more.
To provide the best possible assessment, diagnosis, treatment and injury management to all of our clients, whether they are an Olympic Champion or simply want to get through a day’s work pain free!
What makes us stand out from the rest?
You’ll benefit from the expertise of several therapists at weekly case meetings, not just an individual physiotherapist.
You’ll be given an injury management plan including diagnosis, cause of injury and structured treatment plan so you’ll know what the problem is, what is necessary to fix the problem and how long it will take.
Our therapists are trained in the most recent and effective treatment techniques to ensure you will receive optimal service.
You’ll receive the same level of quality assessment and treatment as received by some of Australia’s best athletes.
Our optimal service will give you faster results, making us a more affordable option as you’ll require less treatment sessions in the long term.
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About Ray: Ray was born in Southport in 1948 and raised in Brisbane. He spend 24 years (1964-1988) serving for the Australian Navy and then spent 7 years lecturing aerospace at RMIT in Melbourne (1989-1996). In 1996, the year Ray retired, he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s. Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological disease that affects the […]
Wondering what our Physio’s have been up to? If you’ve been in the clinic recently you may have noticed the absence of two of our Physio’s, Adam and Alex. We are happy to report they have both been busy training and competing to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics! Additional to this, our Physio Kevin […]
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If you are a member of a private health fund, HICAPS immediate health fund rebates are available at the clinic at the time of your appointment. After making your claim, you are able to pay just the gap amount.