At Connect Health + Movement our osteopaths examine more than just the site of pain and discomfort. We assess the surrounding areas and related body parts, ensuring an accurate diagnosis then develop a comprehensive treatment plan to deliver the best results possible.
We also identify factors that cause and continue to aggravate your condition, which may include work and lifestyle habits, and offer advice to ensure you reach your best state of health.
Connect Health + Movement are local osteopaths near you, committed to making a positive difference to the health of others. Call to book same day osteo appointments.
Osteopaths connecting you to better health.
Get moving, move more and move better! We love to work with people who prioritise their health. If pain, injury or illness are holding you back, speak with one of our team to find out how we can help.
Hands on health care to help you reach and maintain your good health. Our osteopaths provide hands on treatment in conjunction with advice on exercise, lifestyle and ergonomics to help you live a full life through positive health management.
We give you the time and attention you deserve. We listen in an effort to understand and your concern and identify your condition then specifically tailor your osteopathy treatments in an effort to deliver the best possible outcome, optimal health.
Osteopaths are university qualified, government registered practitioners.
Osteopathy is a form of manual healthcare which recognises the important link between the structure of the body and the way it functions. Osteopaths focus on how the skeleton, joints, muscles, nerves, circulation, connective tissue and internal organs function as a holistic unit.*
Osteopaths treat many kinds of aches, pains, injury and soreness and can help manage of a variety of complaints and conditions.
The most common complaints treated by the osteo team at Connect Health + Movement include:
- Back, neck and shoulder pain
- Sports injuries and soreness
- Repetitive strain and work injuries
- Headaches and migraines
- Chronic pain and acute trauma
- Pre, during and post pregnancy pain
- Sciatica and nerve pain
Osteopaths are trained to perform standard medical examinations of the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory and nervous systems. They complete a minimum of five years’ university training in anatomy, physiology, pathology, general medical diagnosis and osteopathic techniques.*
Osteopathic treatments use techniques such as stretching and massage for general treatment of the soft tissues (muscles, tendons, and ligaments) along with mobilisation of specific joints and soft tissues.*
*Reference – Osteopathy Australia
Is there an osteopath near me?
If you live in Kensington, Flemington, Ascot Vale or Moonee Ponds the local osteo near you is Connect Health + Movement. We also treat many patients from North Melbourne, Footscray and West Footscray. Call to have your questions answered or to make an osteopathic appointment click here
28 Pin Oak Crescent
PHYSIO + PODIATRY APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE
MONDAY – SATURDAY BY APPOINTMENT
489 Macaulay Rd
Mon 8:30am – 7:30pm
Tues 7:45am – 7:30pm (*Reception from 8:30am)
Wed 8:00am – 7:30pm (*Reception from 8:30am)
Thurs 7:45am – 7:30pm (*Reception from 8:30am)
Fri 8:00am – 1:30pm (*Reception from 8:30am)
Sat 8:00am – 1:30pm (*Reception from 8:30am)
*clinical Pilates classes from 7am, through to 7pm weekdays, and Saturday mornings. For further info speak to reception.
We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of this land the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, on which Connect Health + Movement clinics are based. We pay our respect to their elders past, present and emerging.
We service the inner west and northern suburb area’s of Melbourne including Ascot Vale, Essendon, Kensington, Flemington, Footscray, Moonee Ponds, North Melbourne, Seddon and Yarraville.