Pav is a passionate & caring physiotherapist working with Home Physio Melbourne. She has a Masters qualification of Musculoskeletal & Sports Physiotherapy (Uni of SA) which she did after completing a bachelors degree in physiotherapy. She is a current active member of Australian Physiotherapy Association & Sports Medicine Australia.
Pav has experience in treating various musculoskeletal conditions such as lower back pain, neck pain, shoulder rotator cuff / bursitis, tennis or golfers elbow, hip - osteoarthritis, gluteal tendinitis, bursitis, knee - osteoarthritis, meniscus/ligament injuries & ankle issues like ankle sprain. She has a special interest in sporting injuries & post-surgery rehab (rotator cuff surgery, hip/knee replacement, reconstruction & repairs). She has worked on-field & off-field in sports like cricket, soccer, squash & tennis. Having worked within sporting environments, she believes that physiotherapy for prevention & rehabilitation of sports injuries is important in the overall sports performance of an athlete.
Pav can provide detailed physiotherapy assessment, diagnosis & treatment which is specific to individual patients' goals. She uses hands-on & manual therapy along with taping techniques & neuro-muscular dry-needling in her physiotherapy sessions. She believes in active rehabilitation & includes Clinical Pilates & functional exercises as a part of her rehab programs; her emphasis is also education & advice regarding ergonomics &, activity modifications as required.
Pav is available to provide physiotherapy home sessions in suburbs around:
Essendon, Moonee Ponds, Pascoe Vale, Pascoe Vale South, Preston, Heidelberg, Ivanhoe, Balwyn, Kew