Chronic Disease Management
Chronic disease/ condition is defined as a “disease or condition that usually lasts for 3 months or longer and may get worse over time. Chronic diseases
tend to occur in older adults and can usually be controlled but not cured. The most common types of chronic disease are cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and arthritis” – National Cancer Institute.
Metabolic conditions are addressed regularly with clients at Hills Street Sports Medicine Centre. Kidney disease, obesity, cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes/prediabetes, and type 1diabetes are a short list of chronic metabolic conditions that can be managed through guided exercises and
Our university-trained Exercise Physiologists treat every case individually. After your initial assessment, you will be given recommendations for lifestyle modifications and provided with exercises that can be completed at home or in the clinic under the supervision of trained professionals.
Our Unique Advantage
Our unique advantage is our collaborative multidisciplinary team. We are fortunate to have Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologists, Orthopaedic Specialists, Massage Therapists, and Psychologists, who all work under one roof. This allows us to closely work together to provide our patients with a true collaborative management plan addressing all Biopsychosocial factors. This allows our patients to get access to the leaders in their fields to ensure they get the best care possible.
In addition to this, we have access to an extensive range of specialist equipment in our onsite functional rehabilitation centre. Our fully equipped and functional rehabilitation gym houses specialist equipment which is specific to the rehabilitation of certain injuries. With 35 years of excellent service on the Central Coast, Hills Street Sports Medicine is one of the longest established multi-discipline Sports Medicine Centres in Australia.
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