MULGRAVE

PhysioChoice Mulgrave
Unit 7/879 Springvale Rd, Mulgrave VIC 3170

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday: 8am-7pm

(03) 9547 1406Book Online

History

PhysioChoice Mulgrave has provided high quality physiotherapy and clinical Pilates services for the past 12 years with a total practice history of over 30 years.

Location

You’ll find our practice conveniently situated at Unit 7/879 Springvale Road, Mulgrave.

Facility

The practice features three consultation rooms and a Pilates studio room.

Team/Service Provided

We have three physiotherapists meeting your expectations through:

  • Extended opening hours
  • Same day consultations generally available
  • No referral required (except DVA and Medicare EPC)
  • Convenient “Book Online” button for out of hours requests

Service Philosophy

  • Assessment that is thorough and comprehensive
  • Diagnosis that is accurate and easy to understand
  • Treatment that actively targets the problem and minimises the recovery time
  • Follow up that assists in the understanding and management of the condition targeting complete recovery and minimising the chance of recurrence

Services – Service Type

  • Physiotherapy – comprehensive treatment and management of all physical conditions
  • Clinical Pilates – as part of a physical injury management or for fitness/strength/injury prevention
  • Hydrotherapy – as part of rehabilitation including post-operative care
    • PhysioChoice Mulgrave have partnered with Dandenong Oasis to offer physio directed hydrotherapy services. Dandenong Oasis provides programs and services for the whole community. Their child care provides options for parents especially during hydrotherapy classes. The Hydrotherapy pool is a warm-water pool (usually at a temperature of 35°C-37°C), that is warmer than other normal heated swimming pools. PhysioChoice hire out the hydrotherapy pool on various weekdays.

Services – Category

  • All WorkSafe, TAC injuries treated at no cost
  • All Medicare (EPC) referrals treated at no cost
  • Private fees kept as low as possible and claimable on Private Health Insurance (extras)

Services – Injury Type

  • Neck and back pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Muscular Injuries
  • Headaches
  • Joint Pain
  • Dry Needling
  • Arthritic conditions
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation

Meet the team

Physiotherapists

Leigh Dunstan (Director)

Leigh brings a wealth of experience to PhysioChoice, having completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences & Masters in Physiotherapy Practice from La Trobe University. He also has a background in Exercise Science, having completed another Bachelor degree at RMIT University.

Leigh is an avid believer in continued professional development and has completed several post-graduate courses in rehabilitation. He is also a clinical mentor for new graduate Physiotherapists.

Leigh has extensive experience in the musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy sector; he has been a Physiotherapist for the Victorian State Netball and Hockey Centre, Mulgrave FC and Bendigo South FNC.

As his career has progressed, Leigh has also developed a keen interest in Corporate Health, having an association with various companies as an onsite Physiotherapist to drive prevention of injuries and assist in changing processes for a safer workplace. Dry needling is one of Leigh’s areas of expertise.

Leigh is an avid sports fan, particularly in AFL and Tennis.

Thomas Veitch

Thomas joins us as an experienced physiotherapist; his focus is on connecting with clients on a one-to-one basis. He has obtained a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice from La Trobe University. Thomas’ areas of interest lie in hydrotherapy and sports physiotherapy, which dovetails with his love of AFL and American basketball.

Thomas had been previously placed at Angliss Hospital as part of his university studies, and later at a private practice in South Yarra. In both instances Thomas observed the assessment and treatment of common musculoskeletal conditions. He is hoping to further investigate this as a post-graduate field of study, while teaching students and new university graduates.

Wilson Poon

Wilson graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours). His professional interests involve gerontology, chronic pain management and sports injuries, and is looking to develop his interests further while at PhysioChoice.

Outside of work Wilson likewise furthers his love of sport by indulging in long distance running and paddle boarding. He follows Geelong in the AFL and is parent to a border collie named ‘Sparky’.

Jaydan Tjong

Jaydan is a Monash University alum, having graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours).

Jaydan has a strong passion for musculoskeletal physiotherapy, from orthopaedics to sports injuries, and enjoys the many interactions with different people on a day to day basis. He strives to return his clients to their full functional capacity in order to achieve their goals whether it’s returning to work, sport or minimising pain through a person-centred approach. .

With his spare time Jaydan enjoys gaming but also tries to stay active by going to the gym, playing basketball and getting to the slopes during winter. Although retired from competitive sports, he remains an avid follower of the AFL, NBA and Formula 1.

Peta Johnston

Peta is a La Trobe University graduate with a Bachelor of Applied Science/Master of Physiotherapy Practice.

Her professional interests involve women’s health, which is a particular passion of hers, and prides herself on delivering personalized, goal-driven care across all areas of physiotherapy.

Snowboarding and surfing are Peta’s pastimes away from work, and is likewise passionate about women in sport and breaking down barriers for same.