antenatal

April 19, 2013

Physio & fitness classes at the doctor’s surgery

The new Panaceum Injury Management and Fitness Centre offers a range of exciting physiotherapy fitness classes. Clinical Pilates Pilates exercises performed using traditional Pilates spring loaded machines including reformers. Clinical Pilates has a strong emphasis on correct diagnosis and treatment of pain and injury, optimal postural alignment and biomechanics and is very effective in injury rehabilitation and prevention. The Clinical Pilates Program is carefully structured, beginning with an initial biomechanical assessment by a Physiotherapist to identify the clients strengths, weaknesses and personal goals. The Physiotherapist then prepares a specific programme tailored to the clients needs and spends one individual exercise […]
March 6, 2013

What are the Obstetric Services in Geraldton?

Dr Keith Figueiredo is a GP Obstetrician/Anaesthetist and principal at the Panaceum Group. There are about 700 deliveries per year in Geraldton. Geraldton is fortunate to have one of only two private hospitals in Western Australia outside of Perth, so women have the choice of delivering at the public hospital (the Geraldton Regional Hospital), or at the private hospital (St John of God). Deliveries at the public hospital are based on a shared care model. General Practitioners (GPs) who are skilled in obstetric care carry out antenatal care in their surgery, as well as the Geraldton Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS). The […]