Our focus is on the core to put you on a path to health and having our very own experienced Physiotherapist on our team is part of our commitment. A point of difference is our private physio treatment room with a focus on hands on physiotherapy treatment and undivided attention to caring individually for one patient at a time.
Kevin Mulvey is our physiotherapist, and occasional RN who comes to us with a vast range of experience in Outpatient, Inpatient, and Occupational Health Physio and RN work.
Having started in health care as an RN, then working as an Occupational Health Nurse for SECWA, and during the building of the Karratha Gas Plant, Kevin developed and interest in furthering his practise by becoming the first RN in the state to complete the Curtin University Physiotherapy program. Since this time he has used this eclectic mix of skills in Occupational Health setting throughout WA industry including BHP, Rio Tinto, Chevron, Cockburn Cement and Alcoa, and recently as Senior Physiotherapist in two WA Country Health Service hospitals, and as Clinical Nurse for WA Corrections Department. Returning to the Perth metro area, Kevin looks forward to helping all Core Medical clients overcome their musculoskeletal and mobility problems in as efficient and timely manner as possible, and returning to a full and productive life. When off work, Kevin enjoys his motorcycling, camping in the great outdoors of the south west and golfing.
Common treatments used by our Physio are:
Joint manipulation and mobilisation to improve mobility and function as well as reducing pain and stiffness
Soft Tissue Mobilisation
Exercise programs to improve functional movement and strengthen muscles
Education such as for how best to manage heavy lifting and manual tasks both at home and work
Low Level Laser and Ultrasound
Conditions that Physiotherapy can help:
Joint sprains; knee, ankle, shoulder and finger injuries
Pre and Post surgery rehabilitation
Shoulder pain and injuries
Neck and Back pain and injuries
As required by Australian law, to practice as a Physiotherapist, Kevin has full registration with AHPRA.
He is approved to manage patients with claims under Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle Injury Insurance. DVA clients are also welcome.
Kevin is registered with Private health funds for claiming Physiotherapy rebates