We can assist with injuries sustained on the sporting field. Soft tissue injuries are common among our active population in North Queensland and we can help athletes from young children and adolescents to master sportspeople. At First Choice Physio we have extensive experience in both individual and team sports from amateur to elite sportspeople to get you back to your best.
Most people experience neck pain at some point in their lives and First Choice Physio can assist with these conditions. Often headaches are a symptom of neck injury. Let our physiotherapists use the latest treatment techniques to relieve your pain and get you back to the important things in life.
For clients recovering from surgery First Choice Physio can assist with your rehabilitation. Surgeries such as Knee reconstructions, knee replacements, Shoulder reconstructions, Hip Replacements, and other operations often benefit from physiotherapy after surgery. We have specific protocols for each surgery according to your specialists procedure to help you bounce back.
Lower Back Pain If you suffer from acute or chronic back pain you don't have to live with it. First Choice Physio can assess your condition and implement treatment and strategies to help address your pain. Our physiotherapists have extensive knowledge and experience in the treatment of back conditions including hands on therapy and Pilates rehabilitation exercises.
Musculoskeletal Conditions If you have any pain or niggling concerns that haven't gone away what are you waiting for? Get on top of it early so it doesn't progress to something worse. Let our skilled professionals help you with those issues that need a helping hand with our expert knowledge and extensive skills.
Back and hip injuries often lead to poor core muscle activation and weakness. Having a strong core can help the recovery from these conditions and needs specific muscle retraining to engage the core and enable better function and movement. Complications following abdominal surgery and childbirth can cause problems with spine and mid section and First Choice Physio can help you recover to get you back on your feet sooner rather than later.
If clients are unable to attend the clinic we provide a service to bring the treatment to you! Whether it is in the home or in a residential aged care facility, First Choice Physio can help with mobility, post surgery or musculoskeletal conditions to help you recover in your own environment.
We can provide assistance with walking aid prescription, falls prevention exercise programs, and exercises to promote strength, flexibility and balance. Especially catering for the aged population, First Choice Physio can help with the specific needs for clients requiring assistance in this area. With a comprehensive background in aged care, our physiotherapists can evaluate and prescribe programs tailored to the individual's needs to enable mobility and promote independence.
We offer services for people suffering from chest and lung complaints. Whether it is lung consolidation or excessive mucous production, First Choice Physio can work with clients to ease difficulty with breathing with sputum clearing techniques and chest expansion exercises to let you breathe easier. Conditions may include post surgery chest infection, chronic lung consolidation or restriction.