About Us

South West Rocks Physiotherapy Clinic

The South West Rocks Physiotherapy Clinic was established in 1983 by Virginia Ruscoe. The clinic is a long established, well respected Private Practice providing quality care to the community with a strong referral base from local GP’s, specialists and word of mouth.

  • Manual therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Sports injuries
  • Muscular skeletal or movement problems
  • Neck, back and joint pain
  • Orthopaedic rehabilitation
  • Custom orthotics
  • Massage
  • Lymphatic drainage
  • Gym
  • Womens Health

Some of Virginia’s significant clinical experiences include

  • 2000 Olympic Games physiotherapist
  • Physical Therapist in Texas USA 1993
  • APA Foundational Acupuncture Course 1988
  • Founding member of the Australian Society of Acupuncture Physiotherapist ASAP
  • On the 2007 working party of the ASAP production of ‘The Guidelines for Safe Acupuncture and Dry Needling Practice’ a guide for the safe acupuncture practice for physiotherapists in Australia
  • Teaching on the APA Level 1 & 2 Foundational Acupuncture Training Courses for over 15 years
  • Acupuncture study trips to Hangzhhou China and Osaka Japan

These wide-ranging experiences enable her to provide a unique holistic treatment that integrates evidence based physiotherapy with Oriental medicine. Continuing education and learning for all staff is an integral part of the SWR Clinic.

Patients include

  • Health Funds HICAPS & Eftpos
  • Medicare EPC
  • DVA
  • Third Party
  • Private
  • Workcover