TELEHEATH ONLINE PHYSIO CONSULTARTIONS





Can't get to a Physio in person?
 
Want to speak to a leading Physiotherapist about your problem?
 
Need a personalised rehab program designed just for you?




Telehealth online video physiotherapy consultations now allow people from all over the world, video access to speak and consult with one of our Physiotherapists in the privacy of their own home. It's ideal for people in remote areas, home isolation, people who are travelling, or ones simply are physically unable to make it into their normal Physio.

They are a highly effective alternative to face-2-face in-room consutlations as we are able to assess, diagnose and help you with exercises and rehab programs through video.

 Australian Health Fund Rebates available

Perhaps you just want to get a second opinion about your injury, or speak to someone who simply knows their stuff. We can help you with the right exercises, correct your form and technique as well as advise you on what to do next. With an initial consult you can get a online video assessment and consult about your pain or injury, as well as a personalised rehab program designed specifically just for you, to help you through any recovery. You can also book follow up video consultations as needed.




How to book an online consultation


  Go to the 'VIEW TIMES + BOOK' button for the Physiotherapist you want to consult with.

PLEASE NOTE: All booking times are Sydney time (AEST).

Check your own time zone against the time zone of your Physio by clicking on the 'CONVERT MY TIME ZONE' button. Go to BOOK APPOINTMENT and follow the steps to register for the booking portal to be able to view the Physio's diary.
  Once signed in, choose the Physiotherapist you wish to book with by clicking on their face.
  For your first consultation you must select "Initial Telehealth Video Consultation". For any consultations after that you can choose "Follow-up Telehealth Video Consultation".
 Then choose a day and time that suits. Make sure you check the times against your own country time zone.

Remember all times are Australian Eastern times (AEST).

Once you have completed the booking you will then be sent an confirmation email with your date and time of your consultation.
 PLEASE NOTE: You will be required to pre-pay your consultation to secure your booking. Follow the steps on the payment request email that you will receive to make you payment safe and securely online.


AVAILABLE PHYSIOTHERAPISTS:



Tim Keeley

B.Phty, Cred.MDT, APAM
Principal Physiotherapist




Claire Brown

B.Phty, APAM
Senior Physiotherapist




What are the inclusions and fees?


You will get a one-on-one Telehealth Online Physiotherapy Consultation with the Practitioner your choose.
The Physio will assess via video, taking a detailed history and get you to perform certain movements and tests as required, where you will be able to ask the Physio questions and get your injury or problem concerns addressed.
The Physio will also create a personalised exercise rehab program as required with videos instructions as required to help you through any rehab regime or recovery you may need, which you will have access to for 12 months follow the consult.
Your initial consultation is for 60min and follow up consultations are 45min. To view the Physio's fees, go to the 'VIEW PROFILE' tab under the Physio you want to book with. You will be required to pay the consultation fee up front to secure your appointment.

The technical stuff...


You will be sent a telehealth appointment email with a video link and access code that you will need to will need to access the consultation. If you prefer you can also use either skype or zoom (Please lets us know if you wish to use skype or zoom instead of our telehealth platform). You will also need a computer/laptop or smartphone/tablet that has video and camera capabilities and a good internet connection. (We do not do voice-only calls).
Please make sure the telehealth or video application is open before your consultation and your video and microphone is working. This will avoid any connection delays during your appointment.
You can then email any relevant medical correspondence for your Physio, attaching any medical reports, scans and background history regarding your injury or problem. This will assist them in the consultation.

All online telehealth consultations with be able to be claims with health funds in Australia from 14 April 2020. If you have any queries regarding the consultation or booking please contact us at reception@physiofitness.com.au


PHYSIOTHERAPISTS



Tim Keeley

B.Phty, Cred.MDT, APAM
Principal Physiotherapist


Consult Fees

Initial Consultation:
AUD $170 (60min)

Follow-up Consultation
AUD $140 (45min)

 Australian Health Fund Rebates available



Tim Keeley is a Physiotherapist from New Zealand with over 20 years experience in Physiotherapy and the Fitness Industries. He is the Principal Physiotherapist and Director of Physio Fitness and physiorehab.com, a rehabilitation expert, clinical educator and convention presenter. Tim provides sports physio and physiotherapy treatment, rehab exercises, dry needling, kinesio taping and in-depth rehabilitation programming for pain and sports injuries at our Bondi Junction clinic in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. He is a NSW registered Physiotherapist, internationally credentialed Mckenzie spinal Physiotherapist and member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association. He specialises in sports, fitness and training injuries, post-operative rehab for knee, shoulder and lumbar spine surgery and corrective exercise rehabilitation programs and strengthening for lower back pain and lumbar disc injuries, shoulder pain, rotator cuff injuries, knee pain, patella-femoral pain and ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction surgery. He has also been a regular physiotherapy presenter at the FILEX fitness industry conferences.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1997. He then completed the 4-stage McKenzie Course and Credentialling examination to become an internationally credentialed McKenzie Therapist. Tim began his Physiotherapy career at the Christchurch Park Physiotherapy Clinic, located in the Christchurch Rugby Football Club grounds in Christchurch, New Zealand. He was the Senior Rugby Team Physiotherapist for 2 years from 1998 to 1999. Tim then moved to London in 2000 and became the Senior Physiotherapist for Sona Positive Health (now integrated into Nuffield Proactive), operating an on-site Physiotherapy clinic inside the corporate health club of Deutsche Bank AG in the City of London. During this time he has undertaken an extensive amount of continual post-graduate professional development. Tim then settled in Sydney in Australia in 2004 to become the Senior Physiotherapist and Clinical Mentor/Educator at Get Active Physiotherapy in St Leonards. During this time Tim has been a highly acclaimed presenter at 6 international FILEX conventions, educating the fitness industry on corrective exercise programming and injury prevention. He has also lectured on the Certificate 3 Fitness and 4 Master Trainer courses at the Australian Institute of Fitness, writes for Fitness First magazine and has appeared on Sunrise on Channel 7. Tim started Physio Fitness Australia (re-branding the Get Active Physiotherapy clinics), and opened the clinic in Bondi Junction in 2009 as the central reception clinic.




Claire Brown

B.Phty, APAM
Senior Physiotherapist


Consult Fees

Initial Consultation:
AUD $150 (60min)

Follow-up Consultation
AUD $125 (45min)

 Australian Health Fund Rebates available



Claire is a NSW registered Physiotherapist born and raised in Sydney. She has spent the last two years working in Hong Kong in private practice, focusing on everyday musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. Claire has also spent two seasons as the Rugby Union Team Physiotherapist to the Hong Kong Football Club, working with a diverse range of professional and amateur athletes. Claire has a strong interest in sports related injuries and rehabilitation and working with individuals right from the point of injury to returning to play and preventative interventions. She is passionate about finding the balance between hands on manual therapy as well as exercise related rehabilitation. Claire is a certified DMA Clinical Pilates clinician, a registered Physiotherapist in Australia and in Hong Kong and a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association. Claire loves playing many sports and has played a range of sports at a variety of different representative levels, most notably playing cricket for NSW in representative junior and development teams. She also enjoys weight training in the gym and on her spare weekends hiking in the Blue Mountains.

After graduating from the Australian Catholic University, Claire started her career working as a Physiotherapist at North Shore Private Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital and Mt Wilga Private Rehabilitation Hospital. During this time she had with a particular focus on acute and sub-acute rehabilitation post-operatively for various orthopaedic and cardiothoracic surgical procedures. Claire shifted her focus towards private practice when she moved to Hong Kong and has developed a special interest in sports related injuries. Claire has completed her DMA Clinical Pilates Course and Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport Level 2 course. She has been club and Team Physiotherapist for the Rugby Union Section at HKFC for the 2017-2019 seasons. Claire has also been Team Physiotherapist for the Hong Kong Island United Cricket team at the 2018 T20 Blitz Tournament, Team Physio for the Switzerland national team at the Indoor Hockey Masters World Cup in 2019 and Physiotherapist at the GFI HKFC Rugby 10s 2019.