QIZHEN FONG, ERIC
PHYSIOTHERAPIST & LYMPHOEDEMA PRACTITIONER
APA Member, ALA Member, SAOPN Committee Member
Languages Fluent: English & Mandarin
As a Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Eric has been assisting his clients with managing sporting injuries (Aussie Rules Footy, Golf, Badminton, Tennis and Basketball) and managing rehabilitation post orthopaedic and/or neurological surgeries/conditions. His experience in this line of work also includes assisting patients who has sustained work injuries and clients who have sustained multiple injuries in a Motor Vehicle Accident.
- On top of his role as a general Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Eric has pursued further training to assist patients manage Lymphoedema and other oedematous conditions. His approach aligns itself to Complex Lymphoedema Therapy, which is recognized as the Gold Standard. As an SA health approved Private Prescriber, he can assist patients with Lymphoedema access the full funding for compression garments under the SALCGSS.
- Eric has also developed a keen interest in managing Stress / Cervicogenic Headaches and Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction. The approach involves a thorough assessment and treatment can include: Postural Correction, Joint Mobilisation, Dry Needling and Orofacial exercises.
Other presentations Eric can assist with are Vestibular Conditions (BPPV, Meniere’s Disease), Whiplash, Multi-trauma from Motor Vehicle Accidents and Chronic Pain/Diseases.
Under the NDIS Scheme, Eric’s portfolio of conditions include Cerebral Palsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsons, Prada-Willi Syndrome and Charcot-Marie-Tooth.