What is Myotherapy?

Myotherapy is a trusted healthcare profession that takes a holistic approach to effectively assess, treat and manage injuries, pain and dysfunction.


Myotherapy is a client-centred healthcare profession that applies a range of modalities and evidence-informed knowledge to support client outcomes. Qualified practitioners use clinical reasoning, manual hands-on therapy, problem solving and planning skills to design and implement treatment and management programs specific to client needs and health outcomes.

Treatment applications may include, however are not limited to, dry needling, exercise and rehabilitation planning, massage therapy and joint mobilisation.

Myotherapy treatments can assist and aid in prevention, assessment, early intervention and treatment of injuries and pain and the ongoing management of chronic musculoskeletal conditions.

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What Do Myotherapists treat?

Myotherapists provide evidence-informed assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for a wide range of musculoskeletal pain and associated conditions, for example:

  • Back pain
  • Neck and shoulder pain
  • General pain management
  • Headache and migraine management
  • Sports injuries
  • Rotator cuff problems
  • Tennis elbow
  • Occupational injuries
  • Achilles tendinopathy and other ankle injuries
  • Jaw pain and clicking
  • Fibromyalgia and other chronic pain presentations