Remedial Massage & Clinical Myotherapy in Balwyn
Everyone feels good after a good massage. Our physiotherapists and myotherapists provide remedial massage which will leave you feeling both relaxed and loose. If you feel stiff, have any particular area of your body that feels tense, or are in deep of deep relaxation then you will benefit from a remedial massage. These sessions are pure hands-on, soft tissue massage addressing the problem areas that have your body feeling less than 100%.
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Mo Bhatnagar - Myotherapist
Mo has been fortunate to work with a range of different Allied Health Professionals such as Sports Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Exercise Physiologists. He has undertaken experience in many different sporting environments with both local and elite professionals in sports such as cricket, football, soccer and golf along with experience in athletics such as CrossFit, circus arts and runners.
Mo has a huge passion for exercise, using it widely in his method of rehabilitation to correct movement patterns, improve function and build strength to enhance performance. He is currently completing a Masters in Exercise Science from ECU (Edith Cowan University) in Strength and Conditioning with which he hopes to broaden his exercise knowledge to coach and train international athletes around the world.
In his spare time, Mo likes to keep active with gym, sport and outdoor activity. He enjoys spending time with his friends and family, as well as catching all the latest film releases.
Mo Graduated from Southern School of Natural Therapies, with a Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical Myotherapy. Along with exercise, he is proficient in dry needling, cupping, joint mobilisations as well as a wide range of soft tissue modalities.
Frequently Asked Questions
No, you do not need to have a referral in order to see a Remedial Massage Therapist, however if you are looking to claim services such as WorkCover, your GP and case manager will have to add Myotherapy/Remedial massage to your care plan.
Unfortunately, TAC and Medicare are not covered under Myotherapy, however, our Physiotherapists will be more than happy to look after you for these claims.
Yes. Depending on your NDIS plan details, Myotherapy can be accessed under an NDIS plan for those who may benefit.
Yes, Myotherapy is covered by most health insurers. There are varying levels of cover, so it is best to check with your health insurance to check if Remedial Massage is in your policy.
Myotherapists have completed additional studies in their field, ensuring they can offer the highest standard of clinical care. Myotherapists utilise many manual therapy techniques similar to a Remedial Massage Therapist, however, they may have access to a wider range of skills and expertise, ranging from the assessment phase through to treatment techniques and rehabilitation interventions.
Yes, Remedial Massage can be very beneficial in helping pregnancy aches and pains right up until your due date. It can help reduce stress, relax, improve blood flow and reduce swelling to name a few benefits.
There are generally minimal dangers with pregnancy massage, however, it is best to check with your GP if you would like a pregnancy massage and are:
- In the first trimester
- You have nausea, vomiting, or morning sickness
- You are a high-risk pregnancy or miscarriage
- Have a blood clot (Deep Vein Thrombosis)
- Have abdominal pain or bleeding