About Us

ANNABEL LAW

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Masters of Physiotherapy 

Annabel Law completed her Master in Physiotherapy degree at the University of Canberra, graduating with distinctions.

Her Masters degree is a postgraduate qualification with additional and extensive training. It is a prerequisite for working with elite-level athletes and holding a senior position in hospitals.

Achieving a Masters degree in Physiotherapy is highly regarded in this profession as not all Physiotherapists have completed the Master’s program. It is through her postgraduate studies and clinical experiences that Annabel has developed advanced clinical reasoning skills to assess, diagnose and treat a range of complex injuries, movement disorders and disabilities, and to assist clients achieve the highest possible degree of recovery, participation, activity and quality of life.

Growing up among a family of medical doctors, Annabel knew from a very early age that she wanted to dedicate her career to improving the health and well being of the wider community, making a real difference.

Annabel is an experienced physiotherapist who has successfully treated thousands of patients over the years. She enjoys treating and working with a diverse and complex range of patients across all ages, ethnic groups, occupations and injuries.

Annabel developed a strong passion and interest in the area of musculoskeletal physiotherapy after being exposed to a wide range of clinical settings, working in regional and rural public hospitals, rehabilitation centres and private practices.

Annabel holds a special interest in the treatment of headaches, neck and back conditions, shoulders, elbows, nerve compressions and post-surgical rehabilitation.

Annabel utilises a holistic approach combined with the latest Evidence Based Practice in her physiotherapy treatment to maximize each client’s wellbeing. Depending on each client’s stage of recovery, Annabel uses a hands-on approach where she further combines her manual-based treatments with progressive individualised rehabilitative exercise programs to help assist each individual with their recovery. Annabel initially focuses on providing pain relief from acute symptoms, then shifts her attention to addressing the client’s core problem in order to reverse and to prevent their condition from reoccurring.

Annabel is a high achiever with strong work ethics. To remain up-to-date with the latest research and Evidence Based Practice, and to advance her physiotherapy knowledge and skills, Annabel regularly attends medical, sports and physiotherapy conferences throughout the year. In this way, Annabel is able to deliver the best possible care to her clients.

Annabel has worked with a large number of General Practitioners, Medical Specialists and other Allied Health Professionals over the years. She has generated a large number of referrals as a result of the great reputation she has established.

Annabel prides herself on delivering exceptional results in a warm and caring atmosphere. This is reflected in the outstanding feedback/reviews she consistently receives from her clients who often comment on her excellent bedside manner and her overall approach in delivering optimal results.

Location

We are located in the heart of Prahran on Malvern Road, within 8km of the Melbourne CBD. Our clinic is located close to Chapel Street and we are situated amongst a network of tram, trains and bus services.

The clinic is a 7-minute walk from Hawksburn station, South Yarra, which is on the Pakenham, Cranbourne and Frankston lines. We are located between tram stops number 32 and 33. Number 72 Tram (Camberwell to Melbourne University) passes our clinic on Malvern Road.

Our facility includes:

  • Pram Friendly Clinic
  • Bicycle Storage Available
  • General Practitioners Nearby
  • Dentist Nearby
  • Parent/ Family Parking
  • Radiology Nearby
  • Pharmacy Nearby
  • Pathology Lab Nearby
  • Children’s Play Area
  • Disabled Friendly Toilet
  • Disabled Wheelchair Access
  • Disabled Parking
  • Toilets
  • Street Parking
  • Air Conditioned/ Heated Rooms
  • Nearby Allied Health, Medical Practitioners and Specialists
  • Free WIFI
  • Café
  • Courtyard
  • Bus stop Nearby
  • Tram stop Nearby
  • Train station Nearby
  • Magazines
  • Taxi Rank Nearby
  • Tea and Coffee Available
  • Comfortable Waiting Room
  • Baby Change Facilities

Mission Statement

We are dedicated to provide each individual with the highest quality care through both advanced assessment and treatment techniques using the latest Evidence Based Practice to maximise and optimise each individual’s function, health and wellbeing within the shortest timeframe.

Our Services include:

  • Headaches
  • Whiplash
  • Arthritic Joint Pain
  • Mid, Upper Back and Neck pain
  • Muscular tightness
  • Muscle-Tendon Strains
  • Postural Retraining
  • Lower Back and Pelvic Girdle Pain
  • Disc Bulge
  • Joint Sprains/ Strain
  • Muscular pain
  • Core Muscle Retraining
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Injuries
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Shoulder bursitis/ impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Tendonitis
  • Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Golfer’s Elbow
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Repetitive Strain Injury
  • Nerve impingement/ compression
  • Hip pain
  • Sciatica
  • Knee Pain
  • Muscle and Ligament Tears
  • Heel and Foot Pain
  • Balance Problems
  • Sports Injuries
  • Pre and Post-Surgical/ Orthopaedic Rehabilitation

Payments

  • Cash
  • EFTPOS
  • Hicaps
  • We invite you to take advantage of our GAP FREE offer!

    Available to all new clients with appropriate private health fund cover.

    To arrange your Initial Consultation and claim this offer, please call us on (03) 9318 3545 or book online now!

    *Terms and Conditions: No Gap refers to no out of pocket expense for the first consult for those with extras private health insurance. For those without private health insurance, a fee applies to the initial consult. (Please note our gap free offer is only valid for initial consultations)*