Multidisciplinary Sports Healthcare in North Ryde & Rooty Hill
Spectrum Healthcare is an established and reputable multidisciplinary practice providing Sports Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy and Exercise Physiology services. Our practitioners adopt the latest treatment techniques including, soft-tissue therapy, Active Release Techniques, Dry Needling and Exercise Therapy to treat various musculoskeletal, sporting and occupational injuries.
At Spectrum Healthcare, we value the importance of providing accurate diagnosis, effective treatment and prevention strategies for injury management. Our practice is equipped with state-of-the-art rehabilitation equipment including the, Alter G Anti-Gravity Treadmill, WattBike and Real-Time Ultrasound guided Clinical Pilates, which not only compliments our treatments but can also assist to expedite recovery.
We are conveniently located in the North Ryde Specialist Medical Centre complex, with free parking and lift access. Our practice is also a short walk from Macquarie Park Station. For your convenience we have extended trading hours, weekdays 8am to 7pm and on Saturdays, 7am to 1pm. No referral is necessary for Chiropractic and Physiotherapy consultations with the exception of DVA, Medicare EPC, CTP or WorkCover cases.
To arrange a consultation please contact our reception team on (02) 9889 3344 or alternatively, book an appointment online.
Spectrum Healthcare’s Services
Many people perceive Chiropractic care to be associated with the treatment of ‘back pain’ only. However, Chiropractic care is an effective treatment method for various afflictions including pain, dysfunction, tingling, numbness, sprains, and strains, in particular sports chiropractic can treat various musculoskeletal, sports and occupational injuries
Physiotherapy plays an integral role in the management of many common sporting injuries. Prompt assessment and diagnosis is essential to ensure successful treatment and rehabilitation of such injuries. Our Spectrum Healthcare physiotherapists are trained to deal with a wide range of sporting injuries.
Massage therapy refers to the manipulation of the muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and connective tissues of the body. It also allows for the removal of toxins, such as lactic acid, which tends to store in our muscles and tendons. These chemicals can lead to dysfunction and cause the associated muscles to constrict.
Spectrum Healthcare understands the importance of promoting health and well-being in a workplace. Our skilled practitioners provide healthcare support for some of Australia’s largest companies including major logistic companies, manufacturers and retail chains. Specific care is required for an organisation’s most valuable asset – their employees.
Pilates is an exercise and strengthening method that focuses on improving whole body strength, co-ordination, balance and flexibility. The aim of Pilates is to develop strong deep stabilising muscles (“core”) which helps to stabilise the spinal column. This helps to relieve loading through the lower back joints and discs, allowing the body to move freely and efficiently.
Spectrum Healthcare’s Treatments
Spectrum Healthcare is a multidisciplinary practice, our practitioners work together to bring a high level of care and service. Our practitioners are actively involved in continuous professional development and education in their respective fields. This allows us to provide the most relevant, evidence-based treatment methods. We incorporate a range of treatment modalities from Active Release Techniques, dry needling to massage therapy alongside the use of specific sports rehabilitation technology to aid in ‘all rounded’ treatment.
At Spectrum Healthcare our practitioners are certified to provide a form of Western Acupuncture known as Musculoskeletal Dry Needling. It is a treatment modality that can be provided in conjunction with traditional Physiotherapy or Chiropractic treatments.
Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) is a new approach to the treatment of pain and dysfunction. It is a series of 7 different full-body movement tests which assess an individual’s fundamental patterns of movement.
Kinesio Tape is the most advanced and recommended therapeutic tape, which has taken the rehabilitation and sports medicine world by storm. Kinesio tape was developed by Dr. Kenzo Kase over 35 years ago in Japan and it is the world’s original and most trusted elastic therapeutic tape.
At Spectrum Healthcare the Wattbike is incorporated into our Strength and Conditioning programs. Comprehensive data recording allows our practitioners to assess and monitor maximum power output, fatigue and test endurance. It is a great tool to gauge the progress of rehabilitation or the fitness levels of our elite level athletes. Click to learn more.
The Specialist Medical Centre Complex
Suite 6A, 124A Epping Road
North Ryde, NSW 2113 (02) 98893344
Located in the Rooty Hill RSL site
12 North Parade
Rooty Hill,NSW 2766 (02) 98515959