We’re a sports physiotherapy practice founded in one of Melbourne’s most famous inner-city suburbs, South Yarra. We know Melburnians love their fitness and we’re dedicated to improving their health through injury treatment and prevention.

At The Sports Clinic of Melbourne, we believe in empowering our clients to grow stronger, understand the unique nuances of their body, and prevent injuries through strength and conditioning training.

We combine a variety of physiotherapy treatments including hands-on massage treatment, dry needling, Pilates, resistance training and restorative movement to treat and prevent injuries.

We’re serious about results and we work hard to get you back on track and moving better than ever as quickly as possible.

 

WHY PEOPLE CHOOSE US

45 MINUTES

Our standard appointment is 45 mins, so your treatment isn’t rushed.

WE EMPOWER YOU

We give you the knowledge and tools you need to get back to your full health, and more importantly, so that you can stay there.

REACTIVE AND PRO ACTIVE APPROACH

We use hands-on massage therapy to treat pain and then teach you the right exercises to keep you pain-free.

ZERO FLUFF

We only use proven, research-based physiotherapy treatments.

 

OUR STORY

RYAN EDWARDS

We were founded in 2016 by Ryan Edwards, our director and head physiotherapist, who has over 10 years’ experience in the physiotherapy and fitness industries. Ryan holds a Master of Physiotherapy and a Bachelor of Exercise Science. He is also an accredited member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.

Ryan believes in a collaborative approach, where the client and the physiotherapist partner together to apply rehabilitative and preventative approaches. This enables clients to reap the pain-relieving benefits of physiotherapy while learning new training techniques. Clients can then move seamlessly from injury to rehabilitation to training for strength and injury prevention.

In addition to enjoying his time at the Sports clinic with his clients at the Sports Clinic, Ryan is also the head physiotherapist for the Victorian Amateur Football League (VAFA) AFL Club, Collegians. Previously, he has also been a physiotherapist for National Premier League football club, Bentleigh Greens and NEAFL AFL club, Sydney University.

Memberships: Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA), Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)., P, 

 

 

ROSS WETTENHALL

Joining the team in 2019, Ross has a true passion for health, exercise and fitness. He has Masters of Physiotherapy Degree from the University of Sydney whilst also having a Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science.

He has competed in an extensive variety of different sports growing up and currently applies himself to Olympic distance triathlons and half ironman’s. Because of this Ross has a special interest in running injuries and has undertaken extensive running assessment/rehabilitation courses recently. Previous experience includes Clinical Pilates, hydrotherapy, and strength & conditioning.

Ross is part of an experienced medical team at Melbourne Uni Blues in the Victorian Amateur Football League (VAFA) and has played the sport (Aussie Rules) himself since growing up in country NSW. Recently he had game day roles for Touch Football Australia (2019) and Touch Football Victoria.

Ross‘ strong background in multiple sports plus his passion for exercise and fitness facilitates effective injury rehabilitation/prevention.

Memberships: Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA), Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)., P, 

Memberships: Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA), Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)., P, 

WE’RE OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK

Come in and see us between 7am – 7pm weekdays, or Saturdays before 1pm.

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