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Excellence in Physiotherapy. Welcome to Physioworks Health Group.

Physioworks Health Group provide excellence in General Physiotherapy, Sport Physiotherapy and Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy care and treatment. Headed by Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists* Andrew Dalwood (FACP) and David Francis (FACP), Physioworks Heath Group have been successfully treating and managing patients for over 25 years, operating a network of four multi-discipline health care clinics across Melbourne. Check our locations.

Clinic Update (November 1st 2021): In line with Victorian Government guidelines, all Physioworks Health Group clinics are OPEN with all Physiotherapy services, Massage Therapy, Group Exercise classes and Exercise Physiology services now available. All clinics have individual treatment rooms, strict social distancing, face masks & hygiene practices in place. Please call your preferred clinic for current service availability, bookings & operating hours.

TeleHealth Services are Available: Physioworks “At Home TeleHealth” for online Physiotherapy consultations. Read here or call your preferred clinic for details.

Back Pain? Neck Pain? Let the Physioworks Health Group Physiotherapy team help with your Chronic Pain.

“Exercise Changes Lives”: Call our Exercise Physiology team at your preferred clinic.

Massage Therapy Services: Call your preferred clinic today for latest service update.

Avoid Injury & Pain at your DeskPhysioworks Online Home & Workplace Office Ergonomic Assessments. Learn more here

OPEN from 7am weekdays: Physioworks Cranbourne (5995 1111) & Pakenham (5491 5499) for Physiotherapy appointments.

OPEN Saturday from 8am: Physioworks Mulgrave (WPPC)Call 9795 0668.

Hydrotherapy: Services are currently suspended.

Physioworks Gift VouchersPhysio. Massage. Exercise Class. The ideal gift of health & fitness. Ask at Reception.

Healthier you in 2021? Read these simple health tips from the Physioworks team.

Check out Physioworks Health Group TV:  Exercise Right at Home. From Stretches to Common Injuries,  from At Home Exercises & Workouts …. Watch here.

PODCAST: Physioworks David Francis talks Sports Physiotherapy at the Collingwood Football Club.  Listen here to “Game On – Kicking goals with the Collingwood Physios”.

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Locations

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CAMBERWELL

(03) 9889 6611

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518 Camberwell Road,

Camberwell VIC 3124

CRANBOURNE

(03) 5995 1111

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1 Cranbourne Place,

Cranbourne, VIC, 3977

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MULGRAVE

(03) 9795 0668

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439 Police Road,

Mulgrave Victoria 3170

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PAKENHAM

(03) 5941 5499

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31 Main Street,

Pakenham, VIC, 3810

OUR SERVICES

Physioworks Health Group offers a range of services and treatments across our network of multi-disciplined clinics, including:

General Physiotherapy
Manipulative Physiotherapy
Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
Elite Sport Physiotherapy and Sport Injury Management
Paediatric Physiotherapy
Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy
Dry Needling
Hydrotherapy
Pre and Post Surgical Rehabilitation
Clinical Rehabilitation & Exercise
Exercise Physiology
Personal Training and Exercise Classes
Clinical Strength and Conditioning
Soft Tissue Massage Therapy
Podiatry
Occupational Injury Management Industrial Physiotherapy – Work Place Assessments
Pre-Employment Screening

meet the team

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Andrew Dalwood

FACP

Australian College of Physiotherapists - Fellow

Andrew Dalwood has extensive experience and interest in Chronic Low Back and Hip pain, Neck pain, Headaches, Occupational and Industrial Physiotherapy, Shoulder and Knee Rehabilitation and Chronic pain management. Read more

Based in Melbourne (Australia), Andrew Dalwood is a leading Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist*.

With intensive, advanced specialist study, training and rigorous examinations, Andrew Dalwood is awarded the title Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist* and has been awarded a Fellowship of the Australian College of Physiotherapy (FACP), and is considered a leader in his field.

Andrew Dalwood has spent a number of years teaching on the Manipulative Therapy post-graduate course at La Trobe University, and has a passion for teaching his peers – both undergraduates and post graduates; and is often involved in extensive clinical research studies, with the University of Melbourne.

With extensive experience in Industrial Physiotherapy, Andrew Dalwood consults to large, multi-national companies regarding ergonoimcs and process to reduce injury frequency and improve workplace injury management.

Andrew graduated from La Trobe University in 1990 and commenced his physiotherapy career at The Royal Melbourne Hospital. In 1995 he returned from 2 years working in the United Kingdom and completed a year of full time study to achieve his post-graduate diploma in Manipulative Therapy from La Trobe University.

In 1996 Andrew Dalwood joined Waverley Park Physiotherapy Centre. He became the sole principal of the Waverley Park Physiotherapy Centre in 2000, which is now part of the Physioworks Health Group (Physioworks Mulgrave).

Andrew Dalwood (FACP) has been a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) since 1990, including time as Chairman of Victorian Chapter of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia. He continues to be an active member of the Association, Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia and the Australian College of Physiotherapists.

Together with fellow Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist* David Francis and in conjunction with Specialist Physiotherapy Group, Andrew established Physioworks Health Group Camberwell in 2010 to provide an outstanding level of Specialist, Sport and General Physiotherapy service to the inner south eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

*As awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapy in 2009.

 

 

 

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Francis

FACP

  • Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist*
  • Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapy (FACP)
  • Director at Physioworks Health Group Camberwell, Cranbourne and Pakenham
  • Head Physiotherapist for the Collingwood Football Club – AFL (1996-2019).

Australian College of Physiotherapists - Fellow

David Francis has vast experience in sports injury management, particularly injuries and rehabilitation associated with Australian Rules Football (AFL). Read more

Over 25+ years David Francis divided his professional work between Physioworks Health Group and the Collingwood Football Club (AFL), where he was the Head Physiotherapist to the Collingwood AFL team (1996-2019), enhancing his extensive experience and leading reputation in elite sport injury management and the performance of elite athletes.

Based in Melbourne (Australia), David Francis (FACP) is a leading Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist*.

With intensive, advanced specialist study, training and rigorous examinations, David Francis is awarded the title Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist* and has been awarded a Fellowship of the Australian College of Physiotherapy (FACP).

Together with fellow Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist* Andrew Dalwood and in conjunction with a Specialist Physiotherapy Group, David Francis has established Physioworks Health Group Camberwell to provide an outstanding level of Specialist Musculoskeletal, Sports and General Physiotherapy service to the inner south eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

David Francis graduated from La Trobe University in 1990 and commenced his physiotherapy career at the Goulburn Valley Hospital.

In 1993 he returned to Melbourne completing a year of full time study in 1995 to achieve his post-graduate diploma in Manipulative Therapy from La Trobe University. Around this time, David Francis established Physioworks Health Group (Cranbourne and Pakenham) which continues to provide and extend its allied health care services to communities in the outer south eastern corridor of Melbourne.

David Francis was appointed as physiotherapist to the Victorian State of Origin Team (AFL) in 1999 and the AFL International Rules Team in 2001-2002. David has been a member of the AFL Physiotherapy Association since 1995 and is a past Vice President.

David Francis (FACP) is and active member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA), Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia and the Australian College of Physiotherapists.

*As awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapy in 2009.

 

Physioworks Health Group Directors Andrew Dalwood and David Francis are two leading Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists* practicing in Melbourne.
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Specialist

Musculoskeletal

Physiotherapists*

 

Consulting in Melbourne, Physioworks Health Group Directors Andrew Dalwood FACP and David Francis FACP are trained as Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists*, meaning they are highest qualified to provide opinion and best assess your condition.

Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists have undertaken advanced specialty training and undergone rigorous oral and clinical examinations to be awarded Fellowship in the Australian College of Physiotherapists (FACP).

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Accordingly, Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists are recognised by their fellowship status indicated by the lettering F.A.C.P.

As leaders in this field, Andrew Dalwood and David Francis offer the highest level of opinion in assessing, treating and managing complex and difficult musculoskeletal problems with specialist physiotherapy treatments.

This opinion extends to providing patients, doctors, health professionals, insurers and legal practitioners with advanced diagnosis, management plans and evaluation of complex cases.

*As awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapy in 2009.

VISION AND PHILOSOPHY

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Physioworks Health Group are a leading physiotherapy and allied health care provider. Our focus on service innovation and excellence ensures that we are the ongoing health provider of choice for our clients and referring medical practitioners, surgeons and specialists.

Through the commitment of our people, our mission is to provide excellence in treatment and service. Read more

Physioworks Health Group’s team of highly qualified male and female health care professionals, working together with our support staff, aim to provide the highest level of physiotherapy and allied health service that not only meets, but exceeds our clients’ expectations.

With quality assessment and treatment, based on scientific and clinical research, plus evidence based best practice, our team ensure our client’s needs are addressed and managed with care, privacy and respect.

Our long term relationships with specialist medical practitioners, surgeons, general practitioners and other allied health providers means that we have a network of leading health professionals in Melbourne and across Australia to refer clients to as required.

Physioworks Health Group believe in preventative health care. We actively encourage our clients to be proactive in maintaining their health, fitness and general well being.

To this end, we actively support and educate numerous local community sports leagues and clubs in the injury prevention, management and welfare of their players, including the AFL South Eastern Junior Football (SEJ); AFL South Eastern Woman’s Football (SEWF); the Ellinbank and District Football League (EDFL), the West Gippsland Football Netball Competition (WGFNC), the Casey Basketball Association (CBA) and the Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club (Premier Cricket).

Physioworks participation with community has recently been further enhanced as the financial & medical support partner of the newly established Camberwell Magpies Cricket Academy, where select young cricketers from across Victoria will enter a program to help build both sport & life skills.

At Physioworks Health Group we believe that regardless of age or physical ability we are all athletes…. we just have different events.

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