Rehabilitation Medicine Sydney

Rehabilitation Medicine

Rehabilitation medicine is the diagnosis, assessment, and management of people with a disability due to illness or injury. Our rehabilitation physicians have expertise in managing a wide range of neurological, orthopaedic and other medical conditions including musculoskeletal injuries, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, pain syndromes, post-operative rehabilitation, brain and spinal cord injury and more.

Benefits of Rehabilitation Medicine

At Royal Rehab Petersham, our highly skilled and approachable rehabilitation physicians oversee your rehabilitation program and work with our multidisciplinary team of allied health professionals to help you achieve your goals.

The benefits of rehabilitation medicine are all-encompassing and strongly aligned with the disciplines you will undertake in your program. The benefits will vary for each individual, however, will include the following:

  • Improving mobility
  • Improving function
  • Improving strength
  • Improving balance
  • Improving speech
  • Improving confidence
  • Improving mental health
  • Reducing pain
  • Reducing risk of falls

What's involved

Medicine is an integral part of our rehabilitation programs at Royal Rehab Petersham. Our team of rehabilitation specialists are leaders in their field and will support you throughout your entire rehab journey.

To get the most out of your rehabilitation program, you will be working with a rehabilitation specialist in combination with our talented allied health therapists.

Our team will work with you to assess your condition, your goals and provide you with a program tailored to you.


There are several funding options available to access our programs. This includes:

Private health insurance

Private health insurance

Fees and charges are dependent upon your health fund and level of cover. Please check with your health fund if any additional charges apply.

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Workers comp / CTP insurance / icare

Before you are admitted or before commencing your program, we will obtain approval from your insurer.

Department of Veteran’s Affairs

Department of Veterans' Affairs

A broad range of health care and support services are available to meet the clinical needs of eligible veterans and eligible dependants.

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If you do not have a funding stream, you can also choose to self-fund your program.


NDIS Funding

As a fully accredited NDIS provider, our NDIS Therapy Supports service provides NDIS participants with evidence-based allied health therapies to support, maintain and increase function and wellbeing. Click to find out more.

I’m interested, what do I need to do?

Simply contact our friendly team on (02) 8585 4900 or complete the online form below to discuss your goals and arrange an initial assessment.  

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