Allow us to introduce ourselves

Coolum Physiotherapy was founded in 1984 and provides treatment for all musculoskeletal associated conditions.

We offer a wide range of treatment approaches and exercise modalities to ensure that you recover from your injuries, strains or more chronic conditions. Most importantly we want you to understand what you need to do to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

The principal physiotherapist is Philip Gabel, a highly skilled sports and spinal physiotherapist with a vast range of experience and skills. As a past professional athlete and avid water sport person he has developed a special interest in sports related injury. Philip has been trained as a physiotherapist for over 25 years and includes some additional qualifications in Acupuncture, Hydrotherapy, Laser therapy, massage and Manual handling to ensure that a more complete and holistic approach is provided for you. Our team has a wealth of experience in a broad range of conditions, settings, treatment approaches and exercise modalities to ensure that you can recover promptly.

We are involvement with the treatment of injuries that arise from simple strains to rehabilitation of world class athletes and of those who require programs following work or motor vehicle related accidents. We have a commitment to Veterans and those with recognised chronic conditions through the Extended Primary Care (EPC) program set under Medicare.

We have a strong commitment and belief to ongoing professional education ensuring that our treatment techniques reflect the most current research and evidence based directions including pre and post outcome assessment measures.