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Lavington clinic is now officially open

We are passionate about meeting the growing needs of our Albury/Wodonga families and the wider Border community. As part of this commitment, we are pleased to announce the opening of our refurbished Lavington clinic.

“Empowering people to achieve a more active lifestyle, has always been at the core of who we are at Healthfocus. Providing the highest level of healthcare through leading facilities, technology and treatments across all stages of life is something we’re truly passionate about,” shared Principle owners, Michael and Simone Bowler.

“It’s been many weeks in the making, but we are now finally able to share our new space with our clients and the community. The new look Lavington clinic is now open for appointments.”

The refurbishment was designed with all life stages in mind, from early development, sports, family and our senior’s. It has the same central and convenient location, with modern consult rooms and improved facilities to broaden our services and a well equipped rehabilitation gymnasium.

“Throughout the project we partnered with local builders and trades from our region, a big thank you to Neil Sawyer Construction who has overseen the project, McLellans Carpet Court,

Mick Payne Painting, Complete Linings, Custom Air, Nelson Electrical, Plumbing …

A new look Lavington clinic is coming

At Healthfocus, we continue to meet the growing needs of our Albury/Wodonga families and the wider Border community. As part of this commitment, we are pleased to announce the refurbishment of our Lavington clinic.

We cannot wait to get underway and share this new space with you. The refurbishment has been designed with all life stages in mind, from early development, sports, family and our senior’s.

With the same central and convenient location, the Lavington clinic will feature modern consult rooms, allowing us to improve and broaden our services and a new, well equipped rehabilitation gymnasium. The project will be completed by local builders and trades from The Border region.

We understand how you move is important to you, your family and your lifestyle. The Lavington clinic upgrade is just another way we’re helping you live your best life.

The Lavington clinic will be closed for refurbishments:

From Monday 2 August, re-opening early in October.

During this time, all clients will be serviced at our Albury and Wodonga Place clinics.

We’ll share more information about the refurbishment, and opening details over the coming weeks.

 

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RUN HUB brought to you by Healthfocus.

Healthfocus Physiotherapy, is dedicated to supporting the Albury/Wodonga running community with its launch of RUN HUB.

The RUN HUB is specifically designed for runners, and supports a range of fitness levels from amateurs, everyday runners, and the elite. It aims to improve the well-being of people across their lifestage with proven, evidence-based outcomes.

“With many people wanting to become more active and get moving again, we wanted to provide the community with a variety of services to address the barriers to improving their fitness and training” shared Principal owners, Michael and Simone Bowler.…

Teenage Fitness Classes

Our teenagers fitness advocate, Shae Martello
At Healthfocus your family’s health and fitness is our priority. Our teenagers classes
can help your child to improve their posture, flexibility, strength and knowledge and love of movement.
Our teenager’s class physiotherapist, Shae Martello, is passionate about helping your child to find their love of movement. She is a qualified ACSA Level 1 Strength and conditioning coach, APPI qualified Pilates instructor and also has a Diploma of Food Science and Nutrition.

GLA:D™ Australia Program

Healthfocus Physiotherapy now proudly offers Albury/Wodonga regional residents who are suffering from hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) the chance to join the GLA:D program. You may ask what the GLA:D program actually is? GLA:D, or Good Life with Arthritis: Denmark, is an education and exercise program developed by researchers in Denmark for people with hip or knee osteoarthritis symptoms.

 

It involves an education and exercise program that reflects the latest evidence in osteoarthritis research. It also includes feedback from people with OA and trainers on what works in the real world to help patients manage OA symptoms.…

Christmas Message

We would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank all of our patients and our local community for their support throughout 2020.

 

This has been a year of many challenges for all of us, and the resilience of our patients, and our staff members, has been truly remarkable to witness.

 

We wish you all a safe, enjoyable and active Christmas with your loved ones and look forward to helping you to move through life in 2021.

 

The Healthfocus Physiotherapy Team…

A new place for everyone, Wodonga Place.

Healthfocus Physiotherapy, has officially opened its new Wodonga Place clinic. The Wodonga Place clinic has been designed with all people and life stages in mind.

It’s been a busy couple of months, but the state-of-the art clinic is now ready and the team look forward to welcoming current clients, and those new to Healthfocus Physiotherapy through the doors.

The ability to support 100% local trades and businesses in bringing the new clinic to life, meant the build could be tailored to our clients needs. The work has been completed by Connelly Construction Services, QA Kitchens, Tru Services Group, Griffiths Painting, MB Electrical & Data and DA signs.

The team placed great importance on creating a modern facility, with a new rehabilitation gym, with assistance from Sportspower Albury. It’s intentionally spacious, to allow for individual consult rooms and treatment options, as well as group classes including spinal rehabilitation, pre and post natal options.

Riverina Podiatry Group & Sports Podiatry Centre will also be co-sharing the space on both Wednesdays and Fridays, with additional health service providers being considered.…

Athletes Sponsorship Program supports local talent

As a leading physiotherapy practice, we love supporting our community through our Athletes Sponsorship Program.

We partner with talented local sports people in their pursuit of achieving their sporting dreams. We assist them by providing first class treatment, with a focus on injury prevention and recover strategies to support their training. We couldn’t be prouder of our sponsored athletes, they’re committed young individuals. who continue to achieve big, going from strength to strength in their fields.

Paddy is a dedicated, professional runner and Olivia is in the running to be drafted NAB AFLW.
We’ll keep helping them move through their sporting careers and life achievements.…

COVID-19 and Telehealth Appointments

Dear Valued Client,

COVID-19 has presented us with an unprecedented challenge. Australians are being asked to take measures that we’ve never had to before – things like cancelling travel, not going to concerts and general social distancing.

You may be wondering how this affects your physiotherapy treatment. We at Healthfocus Physiotherapy continue to offer quality care for our patients. There are many things we are doing as professionals to minimise risk of exposure through rigorous hygiene practices and patient screening to keep you and our staff safe. So, you are welcome to come in for your treatment, subject to our screening processes.

COVID-19 Our Practice Update

Dear Healthfocus Physiotherapy community,

 

We understand and appreciate that there is growing concern within the community regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  We want to let you know that we are remaining updated on this continually evolving situation through the Department of Health and Human services, our Australian Physiotherapy Association and the World Health Organisation.  It is our collective responsibility to ensure we are acting with a sense of urgency and responsibility to both ourselves and those around us in an effort to minimise the transmission and impact of the virus.

 

Please be aware of the signs and symptoms of COVID-19.

Symptoms include fever, coughing, a sore throat, fatigue and shortness of breath.

 

All people who have returned from overseas are now being asked to self-isolate for a period of 14 days, and the same advice applies if you have had contact with a confirmed case.

 

If you are concerned you may have Coronavirus please DO NOT attend our clinic, and please call either your own GP, Albury Wodonga Health on 60584444 or the Coronavirus Health Information line 24 hours a day on 1800 020 080 to determine if you need to be tested. Please DO NOT present …