The Falls and Balance Clinic is a specialist multidisciplinary clinic that offers assessment, diagnosis, intervention, education and referral for people experiencing falls or balance problems where the cause is unknown.
Client referrals are accepted for those who live in the community, have fallen at least once in the last 12 months and who continue to fall, and falls with dizziness.
The main aim of the clinic is to provide people with specific recommendations to reduce factors that contribute to falls, and to minimize future injuries. The clinic involves a specialist assessment with the Geriatrician or Registrar and the clinic Physiotherapist, with access to Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Dietitian and the Nurse Gerontic Practitioner.
The Medical and Physiotherapy clinic appointments combined run for 2 hours and are located at the Wodonga Campus, CRC/Allied Health Service Building, 73 – 75 Vermont Street, Wodonga.
Falls and Balance Clinic Brochure (PDF 344 KB)