A Specialist Practice That Treats You With Respect,
Understanding & Discretion
Women’s & Men’s Health Physiotherapy is proud to lead the way in pelvic health. Established in 1992 with a vision to improve the quality of life for women and men with pelvic floor problems, we are a centre of excellence and provider of choice.
Director Shan Morrison is one of Australia’s leading pelvic floor Physiotherapists and is passionate about improving the well-being of women and men with pelvic floor problems. One of only ten Specialist Continence and Women’s Health Physiotherapists in Australia, Shan leads a team of hand chosen Physiotherapists who share her passion and dedication to being the leading provider of pelvic health in Australia.
“I am so proud that we are seen as a centre of excellence and have become the practice that is the provider of choice for so many health professionals. There is nothing better than a patient saying to us when they leave - I am so glad I came today, you have changed my life!” Shan
Committed to providing the highest quality care with an individual and patient centred approach, we thrive on empowering our patients to achieve their goals. Our post graduate qualified and experienced Physiotherapists recognise the sensitivity of your symptoms and will treat you with understanding, respect and discretion.
Women’s & Men’s Health Physiotherapy enjoys, and is humbled by, the support we receive from so many GP’s, medical specialists and allied health practitioners. We’re an important part of your health care team and pride ourselves on regular communication with your other health care providers.
At Women’s & Men’s Health Physiotherapy you can rest assured that our patient care is based on the most recent research. Shan and her team regularly present and lecture at national conferences and in university settings. Our Physios regularly attend conferences and courses and we run a comprehensive and best practice in-house professional development program.
The practice has professional memberships with:
• International Continence Society
• International Uro-Gynaecological Association
• International Association for the Study of Pain and the Pain Of Uro-Genital Origin Special Interest Group
• National Vulvodynia Association
• Continence Foundation of Australia
• Australian Physiotherapy Association, Continence and Women’s Health Group and Pain Network
Our Specialist Team
We understand that talking about pelvic health issues can be difficult which is why we pride ourselves on establishing a rapport with our patients so that they feel comfortable talking to us. All of our Physiotherapists have attained Post Graduate qualifications and have many years’ experience which enables them to design a personalised pelvic health program just for you.
Consulting in our Camberwell rooms:
Alice Craigie, Emma Drake, Melissa Martin, Kathryn Oldman, Jane Richards, Susannah Van Der Venne, Emily Wood, Leonie Yeap and Vicki Zhang.
Consulting in our Hampton rooms:
Hayley Irving, Amy Lipshutz, Melissa Manuelpillai,and Sarah Rudd.
Consulting at our off site locations:
Epworth Eastern Hospital (Box Hill); Emma Drake
Southern Urology (East Bentleigh); Sarah Rudd
Urology Consultants Victoria (East Melbourne); Melissa Martin
Australian Urology Associates (Malvern); Susannah Van Der Venne
Cabrini Mother and Baby Centre (Malvern); Susannah Van Der Venne