Theo A. Costa – Physiotherapist

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OCCUPATION

Physiotherapist

BPhty MSc (Rehab) – APAM Physiotherapist

EXPERIENCE

15 Years

CLINIC INTEREST AREAS 

Chronic cases
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
Shoulder Rehabilitation
Sports Physiotherapy
Dry needling
GLAD Knee program

DEGREES

Bachelor Physiotherapy
Masters of Science (Rehabilitation)

CONSULTS FROM

Mooloolaba and Nambour

PHYSIOTHERAPY TECHNIQUES

Soft tissue treatment
Exercise prescription
Rehabilitation
Pre and Post surgical Physiotherapy
Sports Physiotherapy
Pilates Methods
Dry needling

Biography

Theo is an experienced Physiotherapist, and thrilled to have joined the Absolute Health team.


After completing his Bachelor in Physiotherapy in 2006 he studied a Post Graduate in Sports Physiotherapy and Manual Therapy. In 2010 he completed his Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Science.

With his combined knowledge in Physiotherapy, Pilates Method and Manual Therapy he is now supporting our Physiotherapy & Chiropractic practices in the Sunshine Coast (Mooloolaba and Nambour).

Theo has a holistic approach with a special interest in:

• Shoulder rehabilitation
• Knee & ankle pathologies
• Spine Rehabilitation
• Sporting injuries
• Pre and Post-operative rehabilitation
• Complex case musculoskeletal problems
• Vestibular Rehab
• GLAD Program

Some of the specialised techniques Theo uses are:

• Manual Therapy (Mulligan, Maitland, McKenzie)
• Clinical Exercises
• Pilates Method
• Segmentar Stabilisation
• Global Posture Re-Education
• Taping
• Dry Needling

Theo works from both practices and accepts:

• Private patients,
• Patients with EPC referrals for chronic conditions,
• DVA patients,
• Patients under Workcover/Third Party Insurance.

Out of his Physio practice, he loves board sports like Snowboard, Wakeboard and has played soccer since he’s young in Brazil when played in high level competitions.

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What we offer for you

What we offer in our Sunshine Coast Clinics

Sports Physiotherapy

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Dry Needling / Acupuncture

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Physiotherapy

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Chiropractic Care

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Vestibular Physiotherapy

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The vestibular system is located in the inner ear. It provides balance and equilibrium.

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Advanced Diagnostics

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