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:
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:
An expert multidisciplinary team, skilled in neurological, orthopaedic and musculoskeletal conditions.
A program that is tailored to your unique needs and goals.
A genuine partnership between you and your clinical team so you have choice and control.
A warm and friendly environment where you feel safe and cared for.
Under the direction of a specialist rehabilitation doctor, your program can include:
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.
There are several funding options available to access our programs. These include:
Fees and charges are dependent upon your health fund and level of cover. Please check with your health fund if any additional charges apply.
Before you are admitted or before commencing your program, we will obtain approval from your insurer.
A broad range of health care and support services are available to meet the clinical needs of eligible veterans and eligible dependants.
If you do not have a funding stream, you can also choose to self-fund your program.
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.
The first step is to obtain a referral from your specialist or GP. Medical professionals can access referral forms by clicking here.
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.
We will be in touch to organise your therapy so you can begin your rehab journey.
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.