Eltham Myotherapy Clinic – Melbourne
Myotherapists assess and treat muscle pain, injury and dysfunction affecting movement and mobility. Myotherapy can be useful preventatively or to rehabilitate injury or dysfunctions including tightness, tension, spasm, inefficient movement or poor posture. It can also be useful to help with the management of symptoms caused by arthritis and other joint problems, spinal injuries and the effects of stress from everyday life... [+]
Our ServicesWhat is Myotherapy?
Myotherapy is a manual therapy that assesses and treats muscle dysfunction and pain with the purpose of restoring optimal function and movement. Myotherapists manipulate the muscles and connective tissues to stimulate the nervous system to cause adaptations in the neuromuscular system facilitating improved strength, endurance and co-ordination between muscles, the joints they work across and the other systems of the body...[+]
Dr Karen Lucas
Karen began Eltham Myotherapy in 1995. She is the first myotherapist to complete a PhD. Her doctoral studies focused on the effects of myofascial trigger points (contraction knots in the muscles). She regularly lectures to myotherapists and other hea...[+]
Lani is currently on maternity leave but has been practicing at Eltham Myotherapy since 2010, combining her Myotherapy with general health, fitness and exercise interventions. She is experienced with women's health, pregnancy, postural pain and exerc...[+]
Kate has been practicing as a Remedial Massage Therapist while studying to become a Myotherapist. She joined our team in November 2015 as a very experienced new graduate of Myotherapy. Kate plans to combine her practice at Eltham Myotherapy Clinic wi...[+]