Your Health: 

Deserves 100% of our attention.
We offer seriously good one on one Physiotherapy in our own unique way. We look at you, not just your injury, we want to know who you are and how your pain or injury is affecting your life. 

We listen. We educate. We work to enhance your life without pain or injury.

Located within Guardian Medical Showgrounds Village

Servicing Kensington, Flemington, Ascot Vale, Maribyrnong, Footscray, North Melbourne and many more.  With public transport access and ample off the street parking available. 

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What we treat

Our aim is to provide quality evidence-based Physiotherapy using the latest hands-on treatment techniques and sports medicine guidelines. You’ll have a full half  hour of one on one time with your Physio and never be left alone while they work on another patient.

Your Physiotherapist is highly trained to assess and treat pain and dysfunction of the musculo-skeletal system, including common conditions such as:

  • Lower back pain
  • Traumatic and acute injuries
  • Postural and traumatic neck, back and shoulder pain
  • Headaches
  • Rehabilitation following orthopaedic surgery, Eg: ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, ankle fractures.
  • Vertigo and dizziness**
  • Muscular spasm
  • Congenital and developmental back problems
  • Joint sprains
  • Muscle tears and strains
  • Runner’s biomechanics and lower limb pain
  • Cycling biomechanics and repetitive strain issues
  • Overuse injuries
  • Biomechanical foot injuries

** If booking for vertigo initial consultation please mention this to reception staff when making your appointment.

Both Alana and Lachlan are highly skilled in manual therapy, dry needling and exercise rehabilitation. We tailor our treatment and rehabilitation plans to the individual – no matter what their goal may be.

Our particular area of expertise is lower limb biomechanics and, more specifically, foot mechanics. With a particular interest  in the diagnosis and treatment of running injuries and foot biomechanics, having treated hundreds of elite endurance runners, sprinters, triathletes and social runners over many years. If you are experiencing foot or leg pain when running, let us help you get back to your best and achieve your goals

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Our Team

Alana Hassell

(Director / Physiotherapist)

BPhty. M.A.P.A.

Alana graduated from the University of South Australia in 2011 and has since been working in Spinal and Sports Physiotherapy positions, she has been part of the SGV Physiotherapy team for over 6 years.

Alana is proficient in trigger point and myofascial dry needling techniques. She has a special interest in treating cervicogenic headaches and migraines as well as sporting injuries in particular acute traumatic knee pain, acute or chronic hip pain and running injuries. She is also trained in assessment and treatment of vertigo and vestibular dysfunction.

She has extensive experience in treating elite Football and Volleyball players, having maintained professional relationships with high level sporting clubs including South Adelaide Football Club, Volleyball Victoria and University Blues Volleyball Club (National Volleyball League).

Alana is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association ensuring ongoing professional development and evidence based practice. 

Lachlan Broadway


B. BioMedSc (hons) D. Phty 

Lachlan graduated with a Doctor of Physiotherapy from the University of Melbourne in 2019. Prior to undertaking his degree in Physiotherapy he completed a Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours). Lachlan is proficient in dry needling and uses exercise rehabilitation and manual therapies to holistically help his patients achieve the optimal client centred goals. He’s big on educating patients to fully understand their issues to adapt and achieve their best results. 
As a keen sportsman himself Lachlan has been on both sides of the treatment table working with Soccer, Football and swimming athletes and enjoys tailoring rehabilitation to meet the specific goals for his patients in their activity of choice.
Lachlan is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports and Exercise  group ensuring ongoing professional development and application of evidence based practice.


We work closely with Showgrounds Village Podiatry to provide quality and thorough care.


We support people who support us
and are proud to be sponsoring Melbourne University Renegades Volleyball Club and looking after their athletes. We also work extremely closely with Volleyball Victoria and the State Team program for both beach and indoor Volleyball. 

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Initial Consultation: $90

30 minutes of consultation time. This includes the assessment, explanation and initial treatment of the injury. In general the treatment may involve a mix of hands-on therapy such as deep tissue massage, mobilization, manipulation or dry needling, as well as an exercise program to allow self-management and reduce the likelihood of injury recurrence.

Follow-up Consultation: $80

A full half-hour consultation where we will continue to manage your condition or problem. Each session will likely include a mixture of hands on treatment,  exercise rehabilitation and/or education.

Telehealth Consultation: $50

A consultation with your Physiotherapist via video call. We are using this to service clients not eligible to attend the clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic. The best part being – you don’t even have to leave your house. We can carry out movement, function or work station assessments and offer advice on how to manage these. Patients will have access to our exercise app, Physitrack, so they can complete their exercises as home whenever it suits them.
Private health rebates are offered for Telehealth consults by most health funds.

Extended Consultation: $130
An hour long consultation for patients that require the treatment of two or more distinct areas or problems.
Vertigo initial Consultation: $130

Vertigo initial assessments is 1 hour in duration as assessment can take some time. Given the nature and severity of clients symptoms we allow ample time for recovery from treatment before you leave.
If booking for vertigo please mention this to reception staff when making your appointment.
Follow up vertigo appointments are half an hour in duration, standard fee applies.

Our cancellation policy is available here 
Private Health Cover:
On the spot Health Insurance Claims are available using the Hicaps system. Includes all major and most minor health funds (for participating health funds click here). Typically your private health insurer will pay between half and two thirds of the treatment cost, depending on your level of cover. Please bring your private health card with you. We also accept payment using cash, Visa, Mastercard and EFTPOS.
BUPA and HCF customers:

Additionally, we are affiliated with multiple major Private Health Funds to provide rewarding services to members:

BUPA‘s Member’s First program allows BUPA members to enjoy a lower than usual treatment rate, as well as higher on-the-spot HICAPS claims to limit your out-of-pocket expenses.

HCF members, we have recently become an approved provider for the HCF “More for Muscles” program which provides higher level rebates for HCF members. The initial consultation is 100% covered by HCF in your case – no excuses not to come and have that dodgy knee looked at now!

Workcover and TAC:
Compensable injuries such as Workcover and TAC claims are commonly treated. Due to the inability of WorkSafe and the TAC to pay market rates for Physiotherapy treatments, our policy is to charge the client our normal rates, the cost of the treatment can then be claimed back via the insurer. You will usually receive most of the cost back, however there will be a small “gap” depending on your insurer’s policies. You must have lodged a claim already to access Physiotherapy services.
Medicare EPC:
In certain cases, you may be eligible for treatment under the EPC program (Enhanced Primary Care). This enables up to five Medicare-funded sessions each calendar year, with no out-of-pocket expenses. You will need to contact your GP to find out if you are eligible for this program. Generally, you will qualify for this program if you have a chronic medical condition that is being managed by your GP, and requires Physiotherapy treatment. Consult your GP for further information.
Please note our cancellation policy

Contact and Location

PHONE:  03 9372 3600
FAX:   03 9372 6044

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1/320-380 Epsom Rd, Flemington, VIC

Our clinic is located inside the Guardian Medical Centre at Shop 1 of 320-380 Epsom Road in Flemington. There is plenty of parking located just outside the clinic.


Mon – Fri: 8am – 7pm

Sat: 9am – 1pm

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