Christmas and New Years Hours

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Years Yes we are working through the Christmas break! Our opening hours are - Christmas Period 2017 Want to secure an appointment - Book Online Now Have a safe and prosperous 2018 from everyone at…

Online Appointment Bookings Now Open

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Bellbird Sports and Spinal now offers online appointment bookings for physiotherapy, Pilates and myotherapy. Online bookings can be made via our website. If you get stuck we have created a range of help videos or alternatively please contact…

Website Photo Updates

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Have you checked out our website recently? You might notice a few additions! Our facilities page has some beautiful photos of the new building including our Pilates studios. We have also updated practitioner page which has lovely…

Veteran's Italian Cup - Soccer

Every year in Melbourne, the Veteran's Italian Cup (over 35’s) is held. This year, Bryan Kent had the privilege of working with the winning team, Bulleen Lions. Bryan was asked by the manager of the Bulleen Lions if he could cover the games…

Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI) Physio Breakfast

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The end of year Australian Physiotherapy Association Breakfast brought together some of Victoria’s best in respect to Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI). FAI is a painful condition affecting the hip. It is common in sports-persons and is…

Recognition of Concussion in Sport

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Bellbird Sports & Spinal Physiotherapist, Zuzana Machotka, has been involved in the assessment and management of concussion for many years, having worked in football and travelled with Australian Paralympic ski team. Zuzana has recently…

Clinical Pilates - Resistance Exercise

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Clinical Pilates is a form of resistance exercise. Pilates is categorised in this way because it involves moving your body and therefore challenging the muscles of your body against resistance springs, resistance bands and other weighted…

Bryan Kent: Treating Sporting Injuries

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Throughout his professional career Bryan Kent has been involved in treating a variety of sporting teams.  At the moment he is involved in treating Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters. These athletes train 5 days a week and do lots of wrestling,…

Pre-natal and Post-natal Clinical Pilates Classes – Seeking expressions of interest

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Bellbird Sports & Spinal is considering offering Clinical Pilates Classes specifically for pre-natal and post-natal women. These classes would be run by our physiotherapist Eleanor Donoghue who has experience with designing Clinical Pilates…

Free foot health checks with our podiatrist for World Diabetes Day 2016 #WDD #Test2Prevent @DiabetesAus

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Bellbird Podiatry is providing foot health checks for people with #Diabetes. Have your circulation checked via our Doppler ultrasound technology, determine your nerve function, as well as skin and nail health. These checks determine your…

James McGregor obtained his post graduate diploma from the McKenzie Institute International in 1996

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What is the McKenzie Method? Also known as Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, the McKenzie Method is a philosophy of active patient involvement and education that is used by practitioners and patients all over the world for back, neck and…

Free foot health checks with our podiatrist for World Diabetes Day #WDD (11-16 Nov 2016)

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Bellbird Podiatry is providing foot health checks for people with #Diabetes. Have your circulation checked via our Doppler ultrasound technology, determine your nerve function, as well as skin and nail health. These checks determine your…

Elizabeth Jones Studying Graduate Certificate in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

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Did you know that Elizabeth Jones is currently undertaking postgraduate study? She has just completed her first year of her Graduate Certificate in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy through La Trobe University. The course this year has allowed Elizabeth…

Sports Medicine Australia Conference

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Last week Zuzana Machotka and Andrew Cobb attended the Sports Medicine Australia conference at the MCG in Melbourne. Highlights from the conference included presentations on: ACL reconstructions Hamstring strains and management …