Illawarra Physiotherapy

Experts in Spinal & Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in the Illawarra.
Providing professional patient-focused care in a friendly, professional environment.

Welcome to Illawarra Physiotherapy

Illawarra Physiotherapy is a physiotherapy clinic in Wollongong.
We have a special interest in the diagnosis, treatment and management of Spinal Pain and Shoulder Injuries.
We also treat and manage general musculo-skeletal injuries and provide structured rehabilitation for post-operative injuries.
We pride ourselves on providing a complete approach to injury management. We assess the real cause of your problem, give you expert advice to relieve pain, help you heal and return to work and play.

Our Physiotherapy Services

We specialise in a large range of Physiotherapy including:

  • Shoulder Physiotherapy
  • Spinal Pain Physiotherapy
  • Arthritis Physiotherapy
  • Coccyx Pain Physiotherapy
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Casting, splinting and bracing for fracture management
  • Sprains, Strains, and Tears Physiotherapy
  • Pre and Post-operative Rehabilitation/Management Programs
  • VR (Virtual Reality) Training

How can I make an appointment?

You can book your appointment by calling us on (02) 4225 1222.

When is Illawarra Physiotherapy open?

We open by appointment Monday and Wednesday between 8.00am – 4.00pm.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday between 8.00am - 6.00pm.

How much do physio consultations cost?

The initial consultation fee is $90 (min 45 mins.) This includes time to help us assess your problem and work out the best physiotherapy treatment and interventions for your needs.

Follow-up appointments are $75 (min. 30 mins). If you have multiple or complex injuries and you need a longer appointment, please let us know when you call the practice on (02) 4225 1222.

Is my consultation time mine and mine alone?

All appointments are one-on- one with our physiotherapist. This allow us to better direct and supervise your rehabilitation, to ensure that you have a direct input in your recovery.

Do I need a doctor’s referral?

Not for most treatments. You will require a referral if your injury relates to a workers compensation or a CTP insurance claim.

Can I claim through private health insurance?

Yes. HICAPS is available at our practice. Please bring your Private health insurance card to your appointment so that we can make your claim on the spot. In most cases a gap payment is required.
We accept Enhanced Primary Care program, however we do charge a gap fee.

What do I need to bring?

Please bring any information relevant to your injury.
- Including imaging, scans or reports if available
- Specialist/Doctors referrals if available.

How do I get to Illawarra Physiotherapy?

If you are travelling by car - please see our location map for directions.
Timed Street car parking is available on Gladstone Avenue. Paid car parking is available in the Piccadilly Centre. If you are travelling by train or bus our practice is located in the Piccadilly Centre which is on the Wollongong train line with bus services stopping right outside the Piccadilly Centre.