• Outstanding new world class facilities are now available including a huge new health club, warm water pool, spa and steam area , change rooms and more.
  • New Allied Health Services including Physiotherapy, Dietetics and Remedial Massage now available, see reception for details.

Allied Health Services

At Aquarena, our team of Allied Health Practitioners are a distinct group of health professionals who apply their expertise to diagnose, treat, manage, prevent and rehabilitate a wide range of conditions and disorders in people of all ages and abilities.

Allied health professionals aim to diagnose and treat a range of conditions and illnesses to restore and maintain optimal patient physical and mental wellbeing. All Allied Health clinicians undergo university level training in their field of expertise and are committed to lifelong learning, undertaking supervisory support and ongoing professional development.

Aquarena Allied Health Services Include:

Physiotherapy
Dietetics
Remedial Massage

Prices valid from the 1st of July 2017

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy

Using advanced techniques and evidence-based care, physiotherapists assess, diagnose, treat and prevent a wide range of health conditions and movement disorders. Physiotherapy helps repair damage, reduce stiffness and pain, increase mobility and improve quality of life.

Physiotherapy extends from health promotion to injury prevention, acute care, rehabilitation, maintenance of functional mobility, chronic disease management, patient and carer education and occupational health. 

Physiotherapists diagnose and treat symptoms including:

Neck and back pain
Nerve injuries
Musculoskeletal injuries
Core instabilities
Sports injuries
Arthritis
Post-operative rehabilitation 

Cost

Initial Assessment (60 mins) / $85
Review Consultation (30 mins) / $75

Physiotherapy staff profiles 

Dietetics

Dietitian food image

Dietitians translate scientific information about nutrition into practical information about what people should eat. Dietitians assess, diagnose and treat dietary and nutritional problems at an individual and wider public health level. Dietitians use the most up-to-date public health and scientific research on food, health and disease which they translate into practical guidance to enable people to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices.

Dietitians assist people to manage health conditions and diseases using food as medical nutrition therapy, these services include: 

Assess individual nutritional needs
Develop personalised eating plans
Develop medical nutrition therapy plans
Deliver group nutrition education sessions
Sort out nutrition fact from fiction

Treat a wide range of conditions including diabetes, heart disease, cancers, gastro-intestinal diseases, food allergies, food intolerance's, disordered eating and obesity 

Cost 

Initial Assessment (60 mins) / $95.00
Review Consultation (30 mins) / $75.00

Dietetics staff profile 

Remedial Massage

Remedial Massage 

Your remedial massage therapist will assess where you need treatment and what may be causing your pain. Massage sessions can be individually tailored to treat a wide range of ailments including sore and tired muscles, stress tension and headache, back, neck and shoulder pain and sport and activity related injuries.

Your therapist will perform a series of assessments to see exactly which muscles, tendons or ligaments are causing you trouble and will tailor a treatment plan to suit.

Cost 

30 minute session / $62.00
60 minute session / $82.50
90 minute session / $103.00

Remedial massage staff profiles   

Bookings 

Appointments for all Allied Health Services bookings can be made at the customer service counter or by calling reception on 9848 0000.  

Allied Health Services Cancellation Terms and Conditions

Aquarena is committed to providing all of our clients with high standards of service. When a client cancels without giving enough notice, or does not attend, they prevent another person from making a booking and disrupt staff schedules and preparation. We therefore have strict cancellation terms and conditions as follows:

Please call us on 9848 0000 or email aquarena@ymca.org.au by 2pm on the day before your scheduled appointment to notify us of any changes or cancellations. Please note, we deem some circumstances unpreventable which may be determined by the discretion of your practitioner.  

To cancel a Monday appointment, please call by 2pm on Friday. If prior notification is not given by the cut off time, clients will be charged a cancellation fee: $30 for a 30 minute appointment, 60 for a 60 minute appointment. Cancellation fees are due on the day of the appointment.

For Department of Veteran Affairs and Third Party clients, please note that cancellation fees are not covered by these agencies and are to be paid by clients directly.

Arriving Late

We strive to keep to schedule so that our clients don't experience long wait times. If clients arrive late to an appointment, they will still be required to pay the full session fee regardless of how much time is left of the scheduled appointment. 

If a client is 20 minutes or later to an appointment, it will be considered a missed appointment and a cancellation fee charged.

Payment

All payments for allied health services is to be made on the day of the treatment, however in cases of continual rescheduling or cancellations, we may request that payment is prepaid at the time of booking.