THE SPINE CENTRE, SOUTHPORT


southport spine centre, physiotherapy and exercise centre new logo
The Southport Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise welcome private physiotherapy and rehabilitation clients, WorkCover, motor vehicle accident claimants, DVA, EPC, and industry specific referrals for occupational rehabilitation, physiotherapy and pain management. We provide rehabilitation and therapy for patients suffering from various injuries and conditions including those of back, neck, shoulder and knee injury, pre and post operation conditions as well as pain due to inflammation, sprain, strain or other type of injury.

Physiotherapy at Spine Centre, Southport

At Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise patient and physiotherapist work closely together to ensure safe and progressive loading of the injured tissue. Offering a comprehensive physio solution, we use a combination of physiotherapy treatment techniques that are specifically tailored to meet the needs and demands of the patient's body. These techniques often include, hands on manual therapy, biomechanical technique correction, targeted exercise programs, advice and education on activity modification and adjunct therapies like dry needling to promote stimulation and tissue recovery.

Pilates at Spine Centre, Southport

Clinical Pilates is an exercise process that focuses on core stability, control and strength and often assists in recovery following back, shoulder and lower limb injuries.

Hydrotherapy at Spine Centre, Southport

Hydrotherapy is the use of water to relieve discomfort and promote recovery process. Hydrotherapy has the ability to soothe back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, painful or inflamed muscles and joints, rehabilitate injured limbs, provide assistance with headaches as well as promote relaxation.

Occupational Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

Occupational functional rehabilitation benefits people with, or at risk of medical conditions or those with secondary cognitive complications that have arisen and those wanting to gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of the most effective ways to avoid musculoskeletal problems through empowered / active rehabilitation as well as lifestyle modification strategies.

Pain Management at Spine Centre, Southport

We are an integrated healthcare provider specialising in injury management, rehabilitation and pain management for those suffering from complex musculoskeletal injuries and persistent pain presentations; as well as offering multidisciplinary treatment based services incorporating acute Physiotherapy, Psychology, Exercise Physiology, Clinical Pilates and Hydrotherapy services.

Back Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

At Southport Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise we frequently treat painful back conditions such as lumbar facet joint irritation, which typically occurs during excessive bending, lifting or twisting typically from traumatic or repetitive/prolonged forces. Back pain most typically is greater on one side than the other, often associated with same side hip pain. Treatment for this type includes rest and anti-inflammatory medication followed by physiotherapy and manual treatment for muscle spasm and tightness, before commencing core stability, flexibility and mobility exercises.

Neck Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

A common injury requiring neck rehabilitation is Whiplash - an injury typically associated with motor vehicle accidents or a severe force to the neck and upper back. Rehabilitation and treatment provided for a neck injury may include the Initial use of ice and/or heat and anti-inflammatory medication. Followed by physiotherapy treatment that includes active stretching exercises, local massage therapy, postural correction, ergonomic education, de-sensitising and neck strengthening.

Shoulder Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

Shoulder Rehabilitation can be offered at Spine Centre for conditions such as the Shoulder Impingement Syndrome, when shoulder pain develops from muscular tendons or bursa being “pinched” as they pass through the space formed between joints of the clavicle and scapular. Initially treatment consists of identification of aggravating activities to ensure minimization of same; whilst addressing local inflammation with ice and anti-inflammatory medication. Physiotherapy includes local massage therapy, correction of upper torso posture reduce soft tissue tightness and ergonomic training.




ADDRESS
The Spine Centre Southport
Level 1, 151 Smith Street
Southport QLD 4215

PHONE

EMAIL

OPEN
MON to FRI 8am - 5pm
Extended hours and Saturday appointments available - please call

Southport Spine Centre Contact Form

Full Name*

Email*

Daytime Contact Phone*

Message / Enquiry



We will always try to accommodate same day appointments for clients with acute injuries that need urgent treatment and advice.

No referral required

Cancellation of Bookings Policy

Non-attendance or cancellation within a 24 hour period (unless an emergency) will attract full or partial payment of the booked session. If your appointment is rescheduled with the same provider within a 48 hour period no fee will be charged.

Please respect and value our practitioner’s time.
Other physiotherapy and rehabilitation centres near Southport:
Sorrento
Sorrento Physiotherapy & Pilates Centre , 68 Ashmore Road, Bundall QLD 4217


Spine Centre
FEATURED THERAPISTS:
Drew Singleton - Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist at SouthportDrew Singleton - Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist
Founder and Managing Director of Core Healthcare Group, and the Clinical Coordinator of Core's Occupational Rehabilitation Programs. Drew is a Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist with fifteen years clinical experience in private practice, focusing on the management of patients presenting with complex musculoskeletal injuries, and persistent pain presentations.

In his role as Managing Director of Core Healthcare Group, Drew has established and developed strategic rehabilitation partnerships with several middle and large scale organisations including WorkCover QLD, The Australian Defence Force, Toll Holdings, Wesfarmers Group, Sonic Healthcare, Australia Post, James Hardie, Medibank Health Solutions and Queensland University of Technology.

Drew holds a Post-Graduate Masters of Medicine (Pain Management) and Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance; has been a Guest Lecturer at University of Queensland, and Clinical Mentor for Physiotherapy Students from Griffith University and Bond University.
Greg Stewart - Physiotherapist at SouthportGreg Stewart - Physiotherapist
Greg Stewart has a Degree in Biomedical Science (Hons) from Griffith University and Masters of Physiotherapy Studies (MPhtySt) from the University of Queensland. Greg is one of the senior physiotherapists at Core and in 2015 has become an executive partner of the Core Healthcare Group. Working in private practice and hospital settings since 2007, Greg has extensive clinical experience in working with common acute, chronic and complex musculoskeletal, neurological, respiratory, chronic pain and orthopaedic conditions.

Greg strongly believes in active rehabilitation with a strong focus on empowerment and self-management strategies. He utilises a lot of hands-on manual therapy and joint mobilisation techniques, often combined with dry needling and trigger point therapy. He also has a strong passion for exercise based injury rehabilitation using both gym and pilates exercise programs to achieve optimal outcomes. Greg is involved as both a presenter and injury management advisor for the Core Specialist Pain and Back Rehabilitation Programs.
Jeremy Putman, Doctor of Physiotherapy

Jeremy completed his Doctor of Physiotherapy studies (Bond University) in 2017. He also has a Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sport Science), graduating from the University of Sydney in 2013.

Having worked as a personal trainer for a number of years, he has a strong foundation in resistance-based exercise, which he incorporates into injury management.

Growing up playing rugby, soccer and tennis, he has a keen interest in musculoskeletal injuries, with a passion for helping sportspeople return to play as quickly as possible.

Jeremy likes to use Pilates and dry needling in his treatments and addresses patient care with a holistic approach. Other key interests are chronic pain and headaches and he is currently completing a research project, which he hopes to have published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning.


THE SPINE CENTRE, SOUTHPORT


southport spine centre, physiotherapy and exercise centre new logo
The Southport Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise welcome private physiotherapy and rehabilitation clients, WorkCover, motor vehicle accident claimants, DVA, EPC, and industry specific referrals for occupational rehabilitation, physiotherapy and pain management. We provide rehabilitation and therapy for patients suffering from various injuries and conditions including those of back, neck, shoulder and knee injury, pre and post operation conditions as well as pain due to inflammation, sprain, strain or other type of injury.

Physiotherapy at Spine Centre, Southport

At Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise patient and physiotherapist work closely together to ensure safe and progressive loading of the injured tissue. Offering a comprehensive physio solution, we use a combination of physiotherapy treatment techniques that are specifically tailored to meet the needs and demands of the patient's body. These techniques often include, hands on manual therapy, biomechanical technique correction, targeted exercise programs, advice and education on activity modification and adjunct therapies like dry needling to promote stimulation and tissue recovery.

Pilates at Spine Centre, Southport

Clinical Pilates is an exercise process that focuses on core stability, control and strength and often assists in recovery following back, shoulder and lower limb injuries.

Hydrotherapy at Spine Centre, Southport

Hydrotherapy is the use of water to relieve discomfort and promote recovery process. Hydrotherapy has the ability to soothe back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, painful or inflamed muscles and joints, rehabilitate injured limbs, provide assistance with headaches as well as promote relaxation.

Occupational Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

Occupational functional rehabilitation benefits people with, or at risk of medical conditions or those with secondary cognitive complications that have arisen and those wanting to gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of the most effective ways to avoid musculoskeletal problems through empowered / active rehabilitation as well as lifestyle modification strategies.

Pain Management at Spine Centre, Southport

We are an integrated healthcare provider specialising in injury management, rehabilitation and pain management for those suffering from complex musculoskeletal injuries and persistent pain presentations; as well as offering multidisciplinary treatment based services incorporating acute Physiotherapy, Psychology, Exercise Physiology, Clinical Pilates and Hydrotherapy services.

Back Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

At Southport Spine Centre Physiotherapy & Exercise we frequently treat painful back conditions such as lumbar facet joint irritation, which typically occurs during excessive bending, lifting or twisting typically from traumatic or repetitive/prolonged forces. Back pain most typically is greater on one side than the other, often associated with same side hip pain. Treatment for this type includes rest and anti-inflammatory medication followed by physiotherapy and manual treatment for muscle spasm and tightness, before commencing core stability, flexibility and mobility exercises.

Neck Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

A common injury requiring neck rehabilitation is Whiplash - an injury typically associated with motor vehicle accidents or a severe force to the neck and upper back. Rehabilitation and treatment provided for a neck injury may include the Initial use of ice and/or heat and anti-inflammatory medication. Followed by physiotherapy treatment that includes active stretching exercises, local massage therapy, postural correction, ergonomic education, de-sensitising and neck strengthening.

Shoulder Rehabilitation at Spine Centre, Southport

Shoulder Rehabilitation can be offered at Spine Centre for conditions such as the Shoulder Impingement Syndrome, when shoulder pain develops from muscular tendons or bursa being “pinched” as they pass through the space formed between joints of the clavicle and scapular. Initially treatment consists of identification of aggravating activities to ensure minimization of same; whilst addressing local inflammation with ice and anti-inflammatory medication. Physiotherapy includes local massage therapy, correction of upper torso posture reduce soft tissue tightness and ergonomic training.




ADDRESS
The Spine Centre Southport
Level 1, 151 Smith Street
Southport QLD 4215

PHONE

EMAIL

OPEN
MON to FRI 8am - 5pm
Extended hours and Saturday appointments available - please call

Southport Spine Centre Contact Form

Full Name*

Email*

Daytime Contact Phone*

Message / Enquiry



We will always try to accommodate same day appointments for clients with acute injuries that need urgent treatment and advice.

No referral required

Cancellation of Bookings Policy

Non-attendance or cancellation within a 24 hour period (unless an emergency) will attract full or partial payment of the booked session. If your appointment is rescheduled with the same provider within a 48 hour period no fee will be charged.

Please respect and value our practitioner’s time.
Other physiotherapy and rehabilitation centres near Southport:
Sorrento
Sorrento Physiotherapy & Pilates Centre , 68 Ashmore Road, Bundall QLD 4217

Spine Centre
FEATURED THERAPISTS:
Drew Singleton - Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist at SouthportDrew Singleton - Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist
Founder and Managing Director of Core Healthcare Group, and the Clinical Coordinator of Core's Occupational Rehabilitation Programs. Drew is a Consultant Pain Management Physiotherapist with fifteen years clinical experience in private practice, focusing on the management of patients presenting with complex musculoskeletal injuries, and persistent pain presentations.

In his role as Managing Director of Core Healthcare Group, Drew has established and developed strategic rehabilitation partnerships with several middle and large scale organisations including WorkCover QLD, The Australian Defence Force, Toll Holdings, Wesfarmers Group, Sonic Healthcare, Australia Post, James Hardie, Medibank Health Solutions and Queensland University of Technology.

Drew holds a Post-Graduate Masters of Medicine (Pain Management) and Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance; has been a Guest Lecturer at University of Queensland, and Clinical Mentor for Physiotherapy Students from Griffith University and Bond University.
Greg Stewart - Physiotherapist at SouthportGreg Stewart - Physiotherapist
Greg Stewart has a Degree in Biomedical Science (Hons) from Griffith University and Masters of Physiotherapy Studies (MPhtySt) from the University of Queensland. Greg is one of the senior physiotherapists at Core and in 2015 has become an executive partner of the Core Healthcare Group. Working in private practice and hospital settings since 2007, Greg has extensive clinical experience in working with common acute, chronic and complex musculoskeletal, neurological, respiratory, chronic pain and orthopaedic conditions.

Greg strongly believes in active rehabilitation with a strong focus on empowerment and self-management strategies. He utilises a lot of hands-on manual therapy and joint mobilisation techniques, often combined with dry needling and trigger point therapy. He also has a strong passion for exercise based injury rehabilitation using both gym and pilates exercise programs to achieve optimal outcomes. Greg is involved as both a presenter and injury management advisor for the Core Specialist Pain and Back Rehabilitation Programs.
Jeremy Putman, Doctor of Physiotherapy

Jeremy completed his Doctor of Physiotherapy studies (Bond University) in 2017. He also has a Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sport Science), graduating from the University of Sydney in 2013.

Having worked as a personal trainer for a number of years, he has a strong foundation in resistance-based exercise, which he incorporates into injury management.

Growing up playing rugby, soccer and tennis, he has a keen interest in musculoskeletal injuries, with a passion for helping sportspeople return to play as quickly as possible.

Jeremy likes to use Pilates and dry needling in his treatments and addresses patient care with a holistic approach. Other key interests are chronic pain and headaches and he is currently completing a research project, which he hopes to have published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning.