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New Allied Health Hub Open in Toukley
“High quality health care” in Toukley- Everything body and mind!
The popular and well established local medical practice, Toukley Family Practice, is delighted to announce that their new allied health hub is open and taking patients. Located in Shop 7, next to the chemist, just down the hall within Toukley Family Practice, the fresh allied health facility offers patients a range of services including podiatry, nutrition, psychology and occupational therapy.
Got a foot concern? Our Podiatrist can assist
We are thrilled to introduce you to Will Delahunty our new Podiatrist. Will is passionate about keeping people moving and pain free to allow them to live an active healthy life.
Providing expert advice on the assessment and treatment of foot and lower limb conditions and injuries, our Podiatrist can assist with below and more:
- Heel Pain, Bunions, Hammertoes
- Ingrown Toenails and Fungal Toenails
- Diabetic Foot Care Sports Injuries
- Children’s Gait Abnormalities and Orthotics
Will Delahunty is available Monday and Wednesday at Toukley Allied Health 8.30am-4.30pm, he is also available for consultations at Tuggerah Medical Centre on Tuesdays and Coast Sport in Tuggerah, on level 1 above Mariners Medical.
If you are experiencing any foot problems, please call now to schedule an appointment (02) 4356 2588. Will is taking appointments now and welcomes new patients!
Need nutritional advice? Visit our friendly Dietitian
We also have a Dietitian consulting here at Toukley Allied Health on a Tuesday who is more than happy to sit down and talk to you if you have any concerns in relation to any of the following issues:
- Diabetes and Pre-diabetes
- Weight Loss
- High Cholesterol
- High Blood Pressure
- Weight Gain (difficulty gaining weight)
- Eating Difficulties (e.g. loss of appetite, taste changes, chewing/swallowing problems)
- Food Allergies and Intolerances
- Gut and Bowel Disorders (e.g. Irritable bowel, reflux, hiatus hernia, diverticulitis)
- Kidney Problems
- Childhood Nutrition (e.g. fussy eating, overweight etc)
- Athletes / Sports Nutrition
- General Healthy Eating
Caring and Professional, our Psychologists can help
Linda Drake completed her Masters of Clinical Psychology in 1997 at Macquarie University after completing her Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology with Honours in 1988. She continually maintains her clinical and other professional skills by regularly attending conferences, workshops and specialist skills training sessions. ?
Diana Bentele is our other registered Clinical Psychologist and a member of the College of Clinical Psychologists in the Australian Psychological Society. She is registered to provide services under the Medicare Better Access to Mental Health Car Program and with the NSW State Insurance Regulatory Authority for services concerning Workers Compensation and Motor Accidents.
Diana works with Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Positive Psychology. Appointments are available on weekdays as well as on Saturdays.
Occupational Therapy Services
Occupational therapist and counsellor
Elwyn ten Brink, our lovely occupational therapist provides bulk-billed services for those referred by their GP on Enhanced Primary Care Plans or on Mental Health Care Plans.
Community Occupational Therapist services include; home and functional assessments, education of clients & carers on strategies to maximise home safety and function, recommendation, design and application for funding assistance for home modifications (both minor and major modifications) etc.
Counselling services include; grief and loss counselling including separation and adjustment issues, personal development and training in stress and anxiety management, family, parenting and relationship enrichment counselling and solution-focused therapy, Sensory Modulation, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Visit Toukley Allied Health today!
To book an appointment, please call 4352 8647 or 43528600.
For Podiatry, call 4356 2588.
Toukley Family Practice
37-41 Canton Beach Road, Toukley, NSW 2263
(02) 4352 8600
This article archived 17 Jul 2018
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