Our physiotherapist is Mr Brendan Graves.
Brendan trained in Adelaide and is a very experienced old fashioned "hands on" physiotherapist. He joined MVFP in 1995. He is results oriented and communicates your progress regularly with your treating doctor. Brendan has HiCAPS and accepts Medicare Team Care rebates as full payment. He is also an accredited DVA provider and WorkCover provider. Brendan is particularly skilled with neck and back problems. He is especially jovial when Port wins.
Brendan works Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays all day. Appointments through MVFP reception.
Our podiatrist is Tri Ngo. Tri offers full service podiatry care, including computer analysis generated orthotics. He has HiCAPS and accepts Medicare Team Care rebates as full payment for podiatry consultations (Medicare does not cover the cost of orthotics - if required). Tri is an accredited DVA provider and is highly motivated to achieve success in all your podiatry needs.
Tri works Monday and Thursday. Appointments through MVFP reception.
Our mental health counselor is Astrid Robinson. Astrid is an accredited Mental Health Social Worker. Medicare rebates apply for Astrid's services if you have been referred by your doctor. Astrid's sessions typically last for one hour and are bulk billed. Astrid uses mindfulness, relaxation, cognitive behavioural therapy and interpersonal techniques to help you to attain better mental health. She is also an accredited EMDR prov
Astrid works 4 days/week and appointments are through MVFP reception.
Our nutrition counsellor is Margret Reid. Margret has a B.Sc. and a Dip of Education and has a life long interest in nutrition and exercise. She has raised 4 children with little or no help from her husband and is also a keen cook, gardener and cattle farmer. She knows about nutrition from the dirt to the table! Margret's interests are: weight loss and healthy eating in middle age (particularly for busy women); family nutrition and nutrition for the elderly. Margret plays an active part in our chronic disease management programme and in our gym programmes.
Contact MVFP reception for information.
Our Allied Health Providers
We have a great nursing team that provides outstanding nursing care with a smile.