Adelaide Osteopath. ... circulation, connective tissue and organ function. At Bounce Back Osteopathy Adelaide, we see the body as a holistic unit, and treat accordingly.
162 Magill Rd, Norwood SA 5067 | 08 8363 2426
No, you don’t need a referral. Many patients get referred by their GP’s or other health professionals, but you can also book directly through your osteopath. If you are having treatment as part of a Medicare Care Plan, WorkCover or DVA, you will need a referral from your GP.
Your osteopath will need to see any x-rays/CT/MRI scans or tests you have had. Wearing comfortable loose clothing is also handy, as your osteopath will be moving your joints and assessing your motion.
Please arrive slightly early for your initial consult to allow time to fill out a patient information form and consent form to fill out prior to your consult. Under the law, Osteopaths require informed consent and approval of treatment before we can get started.
Yes. We offer HICAPS, so make sure you bring your card to swipe. This will process your claim on the spot. Rebates depend on level of cover and insurance company.
If you have an EPC or CDM referral from your GP, Medicare will cover most of your consult. There will be a small gap payment. Medicare will cover 5 treatments per calendar year for chonic conditions.
Please call us if you are running late. If you are any later than 15 minutes, we will need to reschedule your appointment. BBO requires 24 hours notice of cancellation, if you cancel within this time or miss your appointment, a cancellation fee is applied.
Being a manual therapy, hand-on treatment will include massage, stretching, repetitive movements and/or manipulation. Most Osteopathic technquies are gentle and do not cause discomfort. If you inury requires treatment of painful or tender areas, your Osteopath will ensure you are as comfortable as possible.
Occasionally, you can experience mild soreness for a day or two after treatment, similar to post-exercise soreness. If symptoms increase, or persist, call your osteopath to discuss your concerns.