Your Wellness, Our Pride
Capital Physiotherapy offer a range of services such as Sports Physiotherapy, Neck and Back pain, Headaches, Clinical Pilates, Pregnancy care and Massages. We pride ourselves on treating your injury for the long term, providing not only relief from your pain but also a long-term solution to your injury.
Our philosophy is always around a high client contact, high client care model. Every minute of the appointment is spent one-on-one with the physio. As our therapist have longer one on one time with each individuals, we are able to have very accurate diagnosis and will be able to treat your condition effectively and efficiently. We have strong emphasis on proper diagnosis and also medical referral where it’s appropriate.
Bulk Billing Policy
Our physio clinic provides bulk billing for our clients.
Please note that we do take Medicare bulk billing if you have a very specific doctor’s referral letter called the EPC letter (Enhanced Primary Care Program). Please ask your GP if you meet certain criteria before you are eligible for an EPC and medicare services. Unfortunately, only your GP (NOT us) who knows your eligibility. If you are qualified, you will have up to 5 free visits/year to a physio.
At Capital Physiotherapy, we guarantee you 100% satisfaction with our customer service. If at any stage you are not 100% satisfied with our customer services, simply let one of our staff knows and we will refund you the cost of the consultation and provide the next one FREE.
Capital Physiotherapy Physiotherapists:
Melanie graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Melbourne. During her degree she obtained clinical experience throughout the public and private systems. Melanie has completed all levels of Mat clinical Pilates from APPI (Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute). She also did multiple sports, dancing, pre and postnatal as well as dry needling courses.
Working in Monash University Sport Physiotherapy Centre, she is experienced in treating office workers and also a vast array of sports injuries. She has particular interest for runners, swimmer, cyclist and dancing injuries. She is also trained to perform Pre-Pointe, Pilates and running assessment. Melanie has a keen interest in treating and educating clients to help individuals recover and achieve their personal health goals.
Osler graduated with the Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Melbourne. Post graduation, Osler has worked all around Victoria, gaining experience in private practice. He has also had a short stint in Singapore. He has worked closely with the FFV NTC Boys/Girls, FFV State Football Girls U13, as well as the Australian Women’s Volleyball. He has particular interest in post-operative rehab and is keenly interested in sports injuries. In saying that, Osler has also had many experience working with clients who has back pain and neck pain (including headaches).
Osler is currently looking after the South Yarra Soccer Club, and is always looking to support other clubs in the future. He is very passionate about getting both elite athletes and weekend warriors back to their best, and love to encourage people to keep active.
Jonathan Stanley-Clarke graduated from Otago University in New Zealand in 2008 with a degree in Physiotherapy (Bachelor of Physiotherapy). Since that time, Jonathan has worked in private practice and seen a vast array of sports injuries. He has worked with multiple U20 Melbourne Storm Players. He also have worked closely with many sports surgeon such as Stephen Mcmahon, Graham Lowe, Justin Lade and many more.
Jonathan has been deeply involved in sports clubs in the past and has a keen interest in his own fitness and nutrition. He enjoys treating all musculoskeletal and spinal injuries. Jonathan has experience with bodybuilding and associated nutrition, as well as extensive work in managing headaches and neck pain.
Leah Christoforou graduated with the Doctor of Physiotherapy from the University of Melbourne. Prior to this, she completed her Bachelor of Science majoring in anatomy and physiology. Leah has worked for Old Melbournian’s Football club for the last two years which has allowed her to gain experience in treating and assessing various sporting injuries. She also has Pilates qualifications with the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute, which allows her to have a more holistic approach when treating individuals. Leah enjoys treating a vase array of sports and spinal injuries, including pre and post-natal conditions.
Leah used to play high level soccer and competed for her local athletics team for many years. She believes in "client centered care" and emphasize on strengthening and flexibility to help treat and prevent future injuries. In her spare time, Leah enjoys exercising, traveling, going to the beach, exploring new dining venues, baking, making cocktails and socializing with friends.
Stephanie graduated from the University of Melbourne with Doctor of Physiotherapy . She has experience working with the Brunswick masters Football Club (FC), the University Blacks FC and the University of Melbourne sports medical team, which equipped her with skills to assess and treat acute and chronic sports-related injuries in athletes varying competitive levels and age. She has also completed all three levels of Matwork Pilates from APPI and is keen in utilising it for rehabilitation as well as for injuries prevention.
Stephanie is passionate in keeping people of all age and injuries history active. She strongly believes in strengthening and conditioning post-injury to encourage active lifestyle and prevent injuries. Stephanie enjoys boxing, pole dancing, getting sunkissed in summer and riding on a snowboard in winter.