PhysioChoice physiotherapy Altona is a privately owned and operated, full-service physiotherapy practice located at 87 Pier St in close proximity to the Altona train station. For over 15 years, PhysioChoice Altona has provided high-quality services, and our physiotherapists and massage therapist will work with you to reduce pain from injury or condition.
Our services are not limited to just one type of therapy – these include:
We take pleasure in being able to accommodate everyone at PhysioChoice. We have a large list of qualified physiotherapists and massage therapists available, so no matter what your injury or condition is, you will be able to find someone passionate about achieving your physiotherapy goals.
You do not need a referral (except for DVA and Medicare EPC) to see one of our physiotherapists or massage therapists, and your appointment can be claimable on Private Health Insurance (if covered as an extra), with rates kept as low as possible. We also offer all WorkSafe injuries, TAC injuries, and Medicare (EPC) referrals at no extra cost.
We know that booking an appointment can be tough sometimes, which is why we’ve created an easy-to-use online booking system for after-hours appointments, or you can contact our friendly team at Altona on (03) 9315 0100 to book your appointment.
Chi holds a Bachelor of Applied Science and a Master of Physiotherapy from La Trobe University. He is interested in helping clients with chronic pain and return-to-work rehabilitation.
Chi regularly goes to the gym and swims in his spare time to keep fit, and is a camping and hiking enthusiast. Chi comes from a Hong Kong background but grew up in Australia, and can speak fluent Cantonese.
Fatima obtained her qualification of the Doctor of Physiotherapy at the University of Melbourne in 2019. Prior to this, she had completed at the University of Melbourne the Bachelor of Science, and the Bachelor of Science (Degree with Honours), with major in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Immunology & Microbiology respectively.
Fatima has joined our team after acquiring experience in private practice and aged care post-graduation. She has had experience in the treatment and rehabilitation of diverse populations with various conditions and across all age groups.
In her spare time, Fatima enjoys spending time with her family, completing D.I.Y. projects involving multiple skillsets and walks around local recreational sites.
Fatima has a special interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and rehabilitation. She looks forward to actively engaging with her clients, working together to achieve their therapeutic goals.
Ian obtained his Physiology and Health Science Degree from the Institute of Technology in Carlow, Ireland, as well as his Bachelors of Science in Physiotherapy from the Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland.
Ian has a special interest in neck and back injuries, exercise prescription and advice, and finding the root of the problem and treating it with manual therapy.
Ian is originally from Ireland, and moved to Melbourne to grow his life experiences. He has a major interest in sport, especially in Rugby and Golf. In Ian's free time, he enjoys hiking, ocean swimming, being out in the sunshine and hanging out with his friends.
Occupational Health Assessor
Sylvie has been employed with PhysioChoice Altona for 6 years originally only providing remedial massage services and later obtaining a Bachelor of Exercise Science, she has expanded her services to predominately provide Occupational Health Services including pre-employment assessments and Drug and Alcohol testing in our private practice setting or onsite assessments by appointment.
Sylvie holds qualifications in exercise science, drug and alcohol testing, ortho-bionomy, joint mobilisation, lymphatic drainage, remedial massage, myofascial cupping and pregnancy massage.
Sylvie is an avid bike rider and enjoys exploring around Melbourne with family and friends.
Sylvie’s advice for beginning your day is to begin with 4 basic stretches – “take care of your body, it’s the only place you have to live in”.