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Mater Physiotherapy Services

Mater has comprehensive physiotherapy services  available to adult (including maternity), adolescent and paediatric patients. Please refer to the table below for an outline of services provided. 

Patient referrals are triaged according to prioritisation guidelines, and are booked for appointments accordingly. If you have any questions, or for more information, please telephone 07 3163 6000 Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 4.30 pm.

Referrals for all patients can be sent direct to the department via fax on 07 3163 2267.

Click here to download the Mater Allied Health referral form

 

For Patients with Private Health Insurance

To support the demand for physiotherapy services, Mater Health and Wellness*, Mater Back Stability Research Clinic* and Mater Children’s Private Brisbane Clubfoot clinic* provide services for private patients or those with private health insurance. Please refer to the table below for an outline of services provided. 

For more information or to make an appointment, please contact:

Mater Health and Wellness 

07 3163 6000 or send your referral directly via fax 07 3010 5745.

Click here to download the Mater Health and Wellness referral form

Mater Back Stability Clinic

07 3163 6000 or send your referral directly via fax on 07 3163 2267

MCPB Clubfoot Clinic

07 3163 2468 or send your referral directly via fax on 07 3163 1662 

Adult services

Mater Physiotherapy Public Services

  • Acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions

  • Respiratory conditions including patients suitable for pulmonary rehabilitation program

  • Vestibular conditions

  • Patients with lymphoedema:

The Mater Hospital Brisbane multidisciplinary lymphoedema service consists of a team vascular specialists, occupational therapists, and physiotherapists.

Referrals to this service should be made to the vascular surgery department where they may either be triaged to see a vascular specialist for initial assessment or triaged directly to a member of the specialist allied health team via our alternative pathway.

For referral information to the vascular surgery department please see here

Mater Physiotherapy Private Services

Mater Health and Wellness*

See Mater Health and Wellness website for full list of adult private Physiotherapy services. Links to services and Fees/FAQs are below: 

Musculoskeletal and Orthopaedic Services - Mater Health

Cancer Support Services - Mater Health

Our team - Mater Health 

Fees and FAQs - Mater Health 

Mater Back Stability Research Clinic*
  • Acute and chronic spinal pain (adults and adolescents)

  • Adolescent sports injury

  • For more information on our back stability clinic, please read here

Mothers, Women's and Pelvic Health services 

Mater Physiotherapy Public Services

  • Musculoskeletal and pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) in antenatal and postnatal women, booked to have their baby at Mater Mothers' Hospital (including long-term or persisting symptoms) 

  • PFD (including incontinence, pelvic pain disorders, prolapse and obstructed defaecation and pre- and post-prostatectomy 

Mater Physiotherapy Private Services

Mater Health and Wellness*

See Mater Health and Wellness website for full list of private Physiotherapy services. Links to services and Fees/FAQs are below: 

Pregnancy and Postnatal Services - Mater Health 

Our team - Mater Health 

Fees and FAQs - Mater Health 

Paediatric services 

Mater Physiotherapy Public Services

Follow up services available for premature infants born in the Mater Mothers Hospitals. 

Mater Physiotherapy Private Services

MCPB Clubfoot clinic*

See Mater Children’s Private Clubfoot Clinic website for more information about this service:   

Clubfoot Service (Mater Children's Private Brisbane) - Mater Health

Mater Health and Wellness*

See Mater Health and Wellness website for full list of private children’s Physiotherapy services. Links to services and Fees/FAQs are below: 

Children's Therapy Services - Mater Health

Our team - Mater Health 

Fees and FAQs - Mater Health 

*Patients will incur fee for appointments booked with this service. Mater Health and Wellness Clinic staff are recognised providers with private health funds and Medicare. Rebates for services are available where applicable.

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