Late night and weekend appointments available!

6 Willow Street
Gisborne, New Zealand

028 457 9543

Southern Cross Health Insurance Easy Claim Partner

ACC Treatment

No referral needed! We can lodge your claim in clinic at your first appointment. $15 for the first appointment and then $10 per appointment for adults, $5 for school age children. No hidden fees for tape or needles.

Private Physiotherapy

For when there is no ACC claim and no accidental incident has occurred.
$50 per half hour appointment.

Sports Physiotherapy

As specialists in Sports Physiotherapy, we have the experience needed to get you back on the field as fast and as safe as possible.

Dizzyness and Vertigo

Vertigo can be a debilitating condition, but in many cases physiotherapy can help. We can asses whether physio is likely to help you and if indicated perform the Epley's Maneuver which has a high success rate.
Please be aware you may temporarily feel worse after treatment. This is normal but you may wish to bring someone with you to drive you home.
$50 private appointment fee applies.

Dance Physiotherapy

Individualized conditioning programmes, dance specific injury treatment and performance optimization. ACC and private charges apply.

Pre-audition assessments for pre-professional training institutions. $100 for the 1 hour assessment time. Please email or message us to confirm this type of booking.

Urgent Acute Physiotherapy

Same day treatment for any acute injury. Avoid the long waits at ED by having your injury assessed, braced or splinted as required. Crutches and a same day x-ray are also available. A $20 appointment fee applies, however if your injury requires referral on to ED your appointment is free.

Mobile Physiotherapy

ACC or Private; We come to you!
Physiotherapy treatment in your home, gym or workplace within the Gisborne City Area.

30 min appt
$25 under ACC
$70 private

Anita Zwart- BPHTY, PGCert Sports Physiotherapy.

Graduating from Otago University in 2014, Anita has experience working in both hospital settings and private practice. During her career she has worked with semi professional rugby teams, Pre professional football players, and amateur sports players of all types. Anita also has a special interest in dancers and aerialists. In 2019 Anita obtained a Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy also from University of Otago. Anita is passionate not only about returning players to sport quickly and safely, but also about helping them perform at their best.

Clinic Accessibility

Parking is available on a flat concrete surface approximately 3-5m away from the clinic entrance.

Our clinic is located in a converted garage. As such there is 3 5cm steps leading to the front door of the clinic, and one 4cm ramp to the doorway.

Once inside, the clinic room has plenty of space, and we have a hydraulic bed that be adjusted to nearly any height.

There is a friendly dog on the site, however she is contained away from the clinic entrance.

We are a child friendly clinic, with toys available for toddlers to play with. You are welcome to bring your children with you to your appointment.

Products for Sale

We provide a range of products for sale to both clients and general public by appointment only. Please message us to confirm stock availability and arrange collection.

General Products

Rigid Strapping Tape- $12 per roll
K Tape- $12 per roll
Hypoallergenic underwrap- $12 per roll
Wheatbag- $16ea
Theraband/Theratube- $5 per metre
Formthotics- $50 pair
Wobble Board- $55
Air Cushion- $30
Foam Roller 90cm- $45
Foam Roller 45cm- $25

Archies Footwear

Orthotic Jandals- $25 pair

Other products available on request. Email for a quote.

Treatment Services

Initial ACC Treatment (45 mins)

$15 for Adults
$10 for School Age Children
We are able to lodge your ACC claim in clinic during your first appointment, or bring your ACC number with you from another provider.

In order to make a claim on ACC you must be able to determine the date and time of your injury, and it must relate back to a specific incident.

Please note, ACC claims must meet the ACC criteria. If a claim cannot be made, Private appointment fees will apply. For more information please see the ACC Website

Follow-Up ACC Treatment (30 mins)

$10 for Adults
$5 for School Age Children
A second or subsequent appointment for any ACC claim that has already been treated in our clinic.
Valid only for 12 months from the date of injury.

Private Physiotherapy Treatment (30 mins)

$50 flat rate per appointment.
For gradual process injuries, or aches and pains with no real cause.
Includes spontaneous back aches, foot pain, repetitive strain injuries' etc.
During a private consult we can address any issues or questions you may have about any injury.

Taping Appointment (10 mins)

$5 with ACC claim
$20 Private
Best for pre-game or before a special event. For ACC, must have had a full assessment in the clinic for this injury prior to the date of taping.

Pre-pointe Assesment (30 min)

Assessment followed by a personalised exercise and conditioning programme aimed at improving your strengths and addressing your weaknesses, placing you in the best position possible to optimise your dance performance.

Pre-professional Dance Assessment (1 hr)

Pre-admission Physiotherapy Assessment for those applying to New Zealand School of Dance or a similar professional dance institution.

COVID-19 Protocols

We follow the guidelines set in place by the NZ Government and New Zealand Physiotherapy Board. Below is a short summary of what you can expect at each level.

Level 1

Business as usual. We encourage you to contact trace using the QR code at the door. Our usual hygiene measures are in place and we maintain our own contact tracing diary.

Level 2

We are still open, however your appointment may be rescheduled slightly to prevent cross over contact between clients coming and going. No bed covers will be used and the chair is changed to allow cleaning of the chair, bed, door handles,pens and anything else that is touched between each client. Please do not attend your appointment if you are sick or have any symptoms. Virtual consults are available for those who prefer this.

Level 3

The clinic is restricted and only able to see patients in person in very specific circumstances. All appointments will be virtual and there is no charge for virtual appointments. If after a virtual consult it is determined you meet the criteria and require an in person consult, this will be arranged directly.

Level 4

The clinic is restricted entirely to virtual consults. If you need hands on treatment we recommend you contact your GP or visit ED for advice.