Headache is a common complaint that affects the majority of the population at some point in their lives. Chronic or recurrent headaches or migraine have been reported to be suffered by as high as 66% of the global population, representing a major health problem disturbing both quality of life and work productivity.
Headache Australia estimates the total cost of migraine alone on the economy is in excess of $1 billion. This includes direct treatment costs and indirect costs due to absenteeism and reduced effectiveness at work. Read More
At The Headache, Neck & Jaw Clinic, our physiotherapists consider the biomechanics of the jaw to take the guesswork out of what structures are restricted and sore and what is actually causing the dysfunction. Our expertise and clinical focus on a TMJ caseload allows us to identify the individual ligaments, muscles or nerves that are at fault to provide an accurate diagnosis, from which we can implement a precise treatment plan with expectations of timeframes and outcomes. Read More
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a condition which causes brief/intense dizziness (and nausea). It occurs when particles (Otoconia) break off from the Cochlea and lodge themselves within the Semi-Circular Canals of the inner ear. This can occur via a head injury, infection or other conditions associated with the inner ear, as well as old age and migraines. Read More