Online Telehealth Appointments

telehealth

What is telehealth physiotherapy? 

This is the delivery of health care information and services specific to you and your needs via electronic communication. That is management and treatment of your musculoskeletal, pain and pelvic health issues . 

 What are the benefits of telehealth physiotherapy? 

There are numerous benefits it can offer, that is
– Able to receive to expert physiotherapy advice and treatment in the comfort of your home,
– Provides convenience 
– Easy access to specialized services 
– Empower yourself and take control over your recovery  

Will I be covered under my insurance or ACC?

ACC has recently approved funding for patients to access physio via telehealth during the Covid-19 Lockdown to stop the spread. Most insurance companies have followed suit, but it may take just a phone call to clarify they include the service.  

 

Exercise prescription telehealth

Can anyone in the world access these services? 

No, this is only valid for people residing in New Zealand. 

Will my session be recorded?

No. This can be arranged on request. We will be using a secure online platform called physitrack that is encrypted. We ask that you download the app  via this link prior to the session on to your device (smartphone or tablet) or via this link if using a desktop computer.   

What equipment will I need?

All you need is a good internet connection and a webcam and a private quiet space. The physiitrack app will enable us to set up customized exercises with pictures, videos and instructions as well as educational materials and questionnaires as required. 

If you have any further questions contact on 096346469 or ONLINE BOOKING

Physio Auckland

Author: Graeme Lawson

With more than 13 years working both in the UK and New Zealand, Graeme offers a vast amount of experience and knowledge when treating musculoskeletal conditions. Being part of various clubs on the grass roots level to international with the England Volleyball team he has developed a broad skill set. His patient’s see exceptional results from a progressive blend of hands on manual therapy, education and exercise prescription. Catering from the home and work related injuries to athletes from novice to elite levels. Graeme’s outlook is the same with all who visit, that prevention is better than the cure. While providing a variety of hands-on treatments, he knows how important it is to offer education, preventative advice and tailored exercises to continue long after you have been discharged, helping avoid injuries in the future. For pastimes he has played basketball over the last couple of decades at different national levels. Graeme has also been doing CrossFit for 6 years. Having both the knowledge and ability of these technical movements provides athletes confidence with the advice they receive.

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