Myotherapists practise myotherapy – a form of physical therapy used to treat or prevent soft tissue pain and restricted joint movement. Myotherapy is founded on Western medical principles including anatomy, physiology and biomechanics.
- Identifying the cause of muscle pain
- Treatment of pain caused by muscle tissue, tendons, ligaments or muscle fascia using:
- Trigger point therapy
- Dry needling
- Hot and cold therapies
- Electro-mechanical stimulation
Appointments may be made directly without a doctor's referral.
How to access
Find a myotherapist near you
Contact your local myotherapist clinic for opening hours.
The cost of myotherapy varies depending on the provider. Contact the service before you attend if you would like more information about cost.
Myotherapy fees are not covered by Medicare unless your myotherapist is also a general practitioner.
Myotherapy fees are covered by some private health funds, but the amount will depend on your insurance policy. Contact your insurer for more information.