West Coast Health and High Performance is a exciting new clinic located at the amazing new West Coast Eagles Facilities at Mineral Resources Park and linked strongly with the West Coast Eagles Football Club.
The clinic has its dual roles. One is to help provide the West Coast Eagles Players with state of the art Health and Fitness equipment through the Edith Cowan University (ECU) to assist in injury prevention and performance. The other is to provide a physiotherapy and overall health care service to the community.
Our physiotherapy team are all highly experienced and skilled and offer an excellent range of qualifications and services within a variety of time frames to suit you. The team is led by Chris Perkin who is a Specialist Sports Physiotherapist (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists in 2007) and part time Sports Physiotherapist at West Coast Eagles Football club having been there for 15 years.
We treat all sports and other pain and health problems including back pain, pelvic pain, neck pain, headaches, arthritis, joint pain (shoulder, hip, knee and ankle), nerve pain, tendon pain, foot pain, sports injuries, concussion, widespread body pain, fatigue, balance problems. We also have expertise in women and men’s health and our staff are happy to answer any questions you have.
The other medical and health team include experts in the field of Nutrition (Nutrition Works) and Occupational Therapy (In Hand) all who work with the WCE players as a part of their team. Our medical consultants on site are from Coastal Orthopaedics who are leaders in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery and work closely with Sports Medicine and General Practitioners.
Sports Medicine Australia are also be located within our centre and offer an excellent community focus on injury prevention and management throughout many areas and sports in metro and regional WA.
Our new facility offers an excellent onsite gym and allows individual and class programs to suit everyone’s needs. These include kids / teens, sports injury prevention, hamstring and ACL programs, arthritis, back pain, post surgery rehab with a performance focus. We also offer yoga sessions and bike fitting appointments.
The ECU performance area offers a number of services including VO2 max testing, body composition testing using a DEXA scanner, BIODEX machine for muscle strength testing and other equipment for bone health and balance.
The clinic is only 6 minutes from Optus stadium, 10 minutes from the CBD and very easy to get to off Orrong road. Take the time to come and visit and we aim to help educate and motivate you on the plans ahead for your health.