About

Kaitlyn Tandy

Physiotherapist

Kaitlyn graduated from the University of Sydney in 2007 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy).  She has been working in the private practice setting in Canberra since 2009.  Previously she has worked in 3 different practices across Canberra before starting KT Physiotherapy in 2018.  

Kaitlyn's areas of professional interest include:

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy:

  • Headaches                                              

  • Neck pain

  • Lower and mid-back pain

  • Pelvis including SIJ pain and Pubic Symphysis Pain

  • Multiple Injuries or areas of pain

  • Complex pain presentations

Women's Health Physiotherapy:

  • Pre and post-natal 

  • Pelvic Pain

  • Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

  • Stress Urinary Incontinence 

  • Dyspareunia (pain with intercourse)

  • Rectus Diastasis (abdominal seperation)

  • Endometriosis

Kaitlyn has a great appreciation for how interconnected the body is. She uses ConnectTherapy™ and The Thoracic Ring Approach™. developed by Canadian Physiotherapist Dr LJ Lee. ConnectTherapy is an approach that looks at the person as a whole and aims to identify any underlying influences/causes to your presenting problem.  It uses whole body assessment of meaningful functional movements to help  you understand your body better and to assist in the design of a targeted treatment program to help alleviate your symptoms.

 

If you would like further information on ConnectTherapy or The Thoracic Ring Approach by Dr LJ Lee please click the relevant link below. Each link will take you to the corresponding information page on Dr LJ Lee's clinic website: 

​                                    https://synergyphysio.pilates.com/unique-appraoches/connect therapy/​

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                                    https://synergyphysiopilates.com/unique-appraoches/thoracic-ring-approach/

                                               

For further details of Kaitlyn's ongoing professional development including training in Women's Health and ConnectTherapy  please click here.

 
Physiotherapy

 Physiotherapy for all areas of the body using a whole body approach. Aimed to help you move better and alleviate your symptoms

Women's Health

Physiotherapy treatment for common women's health conditions including pelvic floor dysfunction, pelvic pain, rectus diastasis and prenatal & postnatal musculoskeletal complaints.  

Telehealth

 Telehealth  physiotherapy consultations for all areas of the body and women's health.

For more detailed information including when to access, appropriate conditions, pricing and payment -  click here

 
 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Booking Appointments

    • Book online or contact me.  

    • New Patients - on booking an appointment you will receive a patient registration form and a copy of the clinic policy via email.  Please return the completed forms prior to your appointment if possible.

  • Length of In Clinic Appointments 

    • 1 Hour Initial Assessment​​  

      • For assessment of:

        • new injury/complaint

        • First appointment post natally

        • an injury/complaint you have previously had assessed but it has been longer than 3 months between appointments

      • 1 hour gives time to hear your story and to perform a thorough assessment that will effectively guide your treatment.

    • 45 Minute Review - follow up consultation

    • 30 Minute Short Review

  • Cost of In Clinic Appointments and Payment

    • $150 for initial assessment​

    • $130 for  45 min review

    • $105 for 30 min review

    • Eftpos or Cash payments at time of appointment

  • Private Health Insurance

    • Health point available in the clinic - can swipe membership card to claim at time of  appointment​s if covered for physiotherapy services

  • What to bring/wear​​ 

    • Loose comfortable clothing​

    • Ladies - please wear a comfortable bra that does not cover too much of your spine (best to avoid racer back)

    • Referral if you have one (not necessary to see a Physio)

    • Imaging results 

  • Compensation Claims

    • Please Bring:

      • GP referral​

      • Claim number, details of your insurer and claim manager

    • Please note that if your compensation claim is not accepted or is closed you are responsible for the cost of treatment​​

    • Comcare clients will be required to pay an additional fee at each appointment​

  • Disability and Pram Clinic Access 

    • Lift access inside building​

    • Disabled and pram access via brierly street. Alternate access via parkinson street car park

  • Telehealth Information

    • For cost, payment, private health insurance and medicare information please click here

For any other questions please do not hesitate to contact me.  

Opening Hours

Monday 8am-4pm 

Thursday 8am-4pm 

Health Space Weston

Level 1, 14 Brierly St

Weston ACT 2611

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