Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Rehabilitation Sydney

Multiple Sclerosis

For individuals living with multiple sclerosis, a focused therapy program holds immense benefits. Through the implementation of an appropriate program, you can reclaim and sustain strength, flexibility, and overall fitness, allowing you to lead an active and fulfilling life.

Symptoms can range from:

  • Fatigue that does not go away with rest
  • Difficulty walking and problems with balance
  • Weakness, pain, loss of sensation, balance, or coordination
  • Stiffness and spasms or a feeling of heaviness in your legs or arms
  • Bladder and /or bowel problems, such as urgency or leaking
  • Memory and thinking problems
  • Pain and other unpleasant sensations
  • Emotional or mood problems, including depression and apathy
  • Vision problems, such as control of eye movements, seeing double, and blurry vision
  • Dizziness or vertigo
  • Speech and swallowing problems

Rehab outcomes

Multiple sclerosis manifests uniquely in each individual. That’s why having a therapy team that is well-versed in the diverse range of symptoms and responsive to their variability is crucial. We prioritise the expertise and understanding of our therapy team, ensuring they possess the knowledge and skills necessary to address the specific challenges you may encounter. With our tailored approach, we are committed to providing comprehensive and personalised care, helping you navigate the complexities of multiple sclerosis and achieve optimal outcomes.

The Royal Rehab Private Ryde team will work with you to understand your symptoms, impairments and effect on your daily living activities to tailor a program with the aim of controlling the disease process, and improving and maintaining movement so you can return to roles performed at home, work and in the community. Your program may focus on: 

  • Regaining strength, mobility and balance
  • Improving speech and swallowing
  • Improving communication
  • Improving mental health
  • Improving memory and problem-solving skills
  • Reducing joint pain
  • Reducing the risk of falls
  • Reducing and slowing the symptoms of paralysis
  • Reducing fatigue
  • Finding new or alternate ways of doing daily living activities

What you can expect as a Royal Rehab Private Ryde patient

Rehabilitation Centre Sydney-multidisciplinary team

An expert multidisciplinary team, skilled in neurological, orthopaedic and musculoskeletal conditions.

Rehabilitation Centre Sydney- Program

A program that is tailored to your unique needs and goals.

Rehabilitation Centre Sydney-Partnership

A genuine partnership between you and your clinical team so you have choice and control.

Rehab Hospital Sydney-Friendly Environment

A warm and friendly environment where you feel safe and cared for.

Rehab Hospital Sydney- Inpatient or Day Services

Access to your rehab as an inpatient or through day services.

What we offer

Under the direction of a specialist rehabilitation doctor, your program can include:

Rehabilitation medicine

Rehabilitation Medicine

Rehabilitation medicine focuses on helping people recover and regain their abilities after injuries, illnesses, or surgeries.



Prioritises exercises and mobility training to enhance strength and functionality.

Occupational therapy

Occupational Therapy

Aims to enhance your ability to engage in daily activities

Exercise physiology

Exercise Physiology

An tailored method to get bodies moving and assist in reaching personal and health-related objectives



Aquatic exercises, conducted in warm water, alleviate pain, enhance muscle strength, boost circulation, and refine overall functionality.

Speech therapy

Speech Pathology

Aims at improving communication skills and refining swallowing and drinking capabilities.



Helps improve digestion and overseeing nutritional intake.

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Aids in cognition, brain function, behaviour, emotions, personality, and human development.

Rehabilitation nursing

Rehabilitation Nursing

Assessing & managing health issues, & providing therapeutic interventions & advice.

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Social Work

Centers on bolstering overall health and well-being through evidence-based, effective support.

Neurological rehabilitation

Advanced Technology

Offering an extensive selection of cutting-edge technology devices

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The therapy was brilliant. The physiotherapists were so wonderful, patient and experienced. Their care, commitment, encouragement and knowledge have been central to my terrific results.

- Paul


There are several funding options available to access our programs. These include:

Private health insurance

Private health insurance

Fees and charges are dependent upon your health fund and level of cover. Please check with your health fund if any additional charges apply.

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Workers comp / CTP insurance / icare

Before you are admitted or before commencing your program, we will obtain approval from your insurer.

Department of Veteran’s Affairs

Department of Veterans' Affairs

A broad range of health care and support services are available to meet the clinical needs of eligible veterans and eligible dependants.

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If you do not have a funding stream, you can also choose to self-fund your program.


NDIS Funding

As a fully accredited NDIS provider, our NDIS Therapy Supports service provides NDIS participants with evidence-based allied health therapies to support, maintain and increase function and wellbeing. Click to find out more.

I’m interested. What do I need to do?

Rehabilitation Centre Sydney-referral

Obtain a referral

The first step is to obtain a referral from your specialist or GP. Medical professionals can access referral forms by clicking here.

Rehabilitation Centre Sydney- Complete your assessment

Complete your assessment

Once we receive your referral, we will be in touch to organise a time to meet with you to discuss and review your needs and goals. We will also provide a fee estimate.

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Start your journey

We will be in touch to organise your therapy so you can begin your rehab journey.

Frequently asked questions

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition of the central nervous system where there can be interference between nerve impulses within the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves. This can lead to such symptoms as muscle weakness, numbness and tingling, dizziness, bladder problems and more.

What are the symptoms of MS?

MS symptoms can be different and unpredictable for each individual. The symptoms can also differ depending on the part of the central nervous system that is affected and to what degree. The most common symptoms include muscle weakness, numbness and tingling, dizziness, fatigue, tremors, incontinence and spasms.