Welcome to Physiofamily!
Papamoa’s dynamic physiotherapy practice, with two locations in Papamoa. The Original Bach on Papamoa Beach Rd and our new purpose built clinic at Excelsa Medical Centre in Golden Sands. We, at Physiofamily strive to improve your health and with a combined 35+ years of physio experience, you can be sure you're in good hands.
Physiofamily specialises in musculoskeletal and sports injuries with treatment focusing on hands on therapy and exercises to strengthen, tone, stabilise and mobilise those sore muscles and joints.
Our aim is to have you pain free, fitter, stronger and healthier by the end of your treatment - better than before you were injured!
We also specialise in headache treatment, sports injuries such as achilles pain, shoulder pain, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, lower back pain, neck sprains, golf injuries, sciatica, antenatal and postnatal physio... the list goes on and on!
In our boutique gym we offer personalised post surgical rehabilitation programmes for Total Hip and Knee replacements, ACL reconstructions, rotator cuff repairs, spinal surgery, ankle and elbow surgery and many more. We also follow this up with a detailed on-line home exercise programme, with pictures and videos of your exercises that are tailor made for your recovery.
Our vision is to provide a quality physiotherapy service based around family values of integrity, honesty, trust and caring. We look at the whole picture and work to improve your quality of life from the very first session.
Physiofamily was established by James and Susan Mooney, the clinic has quickly grown with Pip Christensen joining the team in 2013. Click here to read about the team. In 2015 they won Most Outstanding Lifestyle Business from The David Awards. This is testament to all the hard work that the Team has done in the first 3 years of business. Well, done!
We are pretty lucky us Kiwis; we have a beautiful country, great weather (especially in Tauranga, Mt Maunganui and Papamoa!), great sports teams, wonderful artists, friendly people and a great national insurance scheme in ACC. This enables Physio for accidents to be very affordable for every New Zealander. Check out some more information on ACC and our great rates on the pricing page.
Physiotherapists are primary health practitioners so private patients do not need a doctor’s referral before attending physiotherapy. Read more →
This article looks at the types of mobility aids and adaptations that make mobility as safe as possible for the physically impaired. Read more →
Snapping hip injury, sometimes called dancer's hip, is a condition in which the person feels a snapping sensation around the hip region when the hip is flexed or extended. Read more →
Netball is a game that calls for fast movements, lots of jumping and throwing and quick changes in direction. As a result, injuries of the foot and knee are very common. Being physically fit is not enough. Read more →
Joint mobilisation is a “hands on” physiotherapy technique commonly used in a clinical setting to improve the range of movement of a joint in order to lessen stiffness and pain. Read more →
Frozen shoulder, as the name implies, is a painful condition in which the shoulder joint becomes "frozen", making the smallest movement almost impossible. Read more →
Abandoning your fitness routine during winter will get you out of shape and it will be harder to start back when the weather changes. Read more →
You have made the big decision, paid your fees and joined a gym, and as such, there are some unspoken rules that you should follow in order that you may fully enjoy working out. Read more →
Those feet that seem so cute can be a source of concern to many parents, not because they are fat and pudgy, but because they may appear misshapen. Read more →
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