Helpful People

Some wandering angels of the rheumatology world

Some wandering angels of the rheumatology world

 

Psychology

Remedy Pain Centre
Multi disciplinary centre for children with chronic pain.
Elizabeth Benton
Email: admin@remedypain.com.au
Visit: Remedy Pain Centre Website

Dianne Casella
Inglewood WA
Mobile 0411 646 128

Dianne is a clinical psychologist and has years of experience working with children and teenagers who live with chronic pain.

Physiotherapy

Tracy Wallwork
Cottesloe Physiotherapy
Unit 1/89 Forrest St
Cottesloe

Phone 9384 4237

Empower Physio
Jason Power, Cameron Johnson and David Seneque
Unit 2, Moolanda Village 127 Moolanda Boulevard, Kingsley, 6026.
phone | 9309 5353 to book an appointment or
email | bookings@empowerphysio.com.au

This is a physiotherapy practice with experience working with children and adults with hypermobility and EDS.

Kids Clinic Physiotherapy
Natalie Barrett-Bremner
(inside Regenerate Physiotherapy)
Suite 1B/151 Herdsman Parade
Wembley 6014
Western Australia
mobile: 0439 463 579
web: kidzclinic.com.au

EDS Hypermobility, including braces and straps to help with. Hip and knee alignment.

Risley Physiotherapy
Robyn Hickmott
8 Riseley Street
Applecross WA 6153
Email: robyn@riseleyphysio.com
08 9364 4073
1300 747 353
Experience working with children and adults with hypermobility and EDS and arthritis.

 

Medical

Dr Kevin Murray
17 Lemnos Street
Whyllie Arthritis Centre
Shenton Park
Appointments 9380 9484

Dr Murray is a Paediatric Rheumatologist who heads up the team at Princess Margaret Hospital. This is the contact information if you wish to consult with him at his own practice.

 

Dr Stephanie Davies (Pain Specialist)
& Dr Nicholas Cook
(GP-Working in Pain Management for the last few years)
Western Australia Specialist Pain Services

Private Practice
Unit5/136 Railway Street
Cottesloe
Phone 0412 933 419

Dr Davies is a pain specialist. She is also head of a specialist pain unit at Fremantle Hospital and she also works in pr

Movement

OT – Specialists on Hand
Emma Staples
7 Hampden Rd
Nedlands WA 6009
(08) 9389 8829

Sarah Win
Physiotherapist and Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner®
Exercise Physiologist, Pilates Teacher
Appointments 0418 60 6683
Nicholson Road, Subiaco
Feldenkrais is a very gentle technique that can assist people to develop more comfortable ways of moving.
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Education

There are some great flexible options for young people – here are a couple.

School of Isolated & Distance Education (S.I.D.E.)
194 Oxford Street
Leederville WA 6007
Appointments:  9242 6300

S.I.D.E. is a good option if school gets too difficult to manage.  This school offers families far more flexibility than the usual school model.

Canning College
Marquis Street, Bentley
Telephone 9458 9644

Canning College is a good option for older students who have missed a lot of school and wish to catch up with their education.  This is a very supportive friendly environment.

Other Useful Contacts

Independent Living Centre

Appointments 9381 0600
(Make an appointment for school chairs and other helpful gear.)

Monica Rietveld
Podiatrist
427 Marmion Street
Myaree WA 6154
Appointments 9330 1965

Monica is very experienced in working with young people who have arthritis.

Debbie Tunbridge – See Who Is Your Rheumatology Liaison Nurse

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