Physiotherapy for Mastitis, Blocked Ducts and Breastfeeding Conditions
Symptoms of Mastitis:
During Business Hours please call 9431 2530 and mention you have a breastfeeding concern for emergency care.
After hours, please call 0402 965 475 for emergency care.
We offer emergency care for breastfeeding conditions including weekends and public holidays.
Womankind Physiotherapy offers same-day clinic or mobile service to your home (within 5km of Eltham) providing therapeutic ultrasound for mastitis and blocked ducts to treat the condition. Please let us know whether you are dealing with mastitis or a breastfeeding concern when you get in touch so we can prioritise you, ensuring you see our physio and get the help you need within 24 hours of your call.
Conditions we treat
Womankind Physiotherapy is at the forefront of physiotherapy treatment for mastitis and conditions of the lactating breast. Kym Veale teachers Masters level students at Melbourne University and on the APA accredited course The Lactating Breast for Physiotherapists.
Womankind Physiotherapy participates in research projects to further develop lactating breast best practice and evidence based management.
Why book your appointment to receive ultrasound for mastitis with us
Our skilled, certified, and experienced physios participate in research projects to expand and develop lactating breast best practices and achieve knowledge of beneficial, evidence-based management. Womankind is at the forefront of physiotherapy treatment for mastitis and other conditions of the lactating breast. Our director, Kym Veale, teaches at Melbourne University and educates physiotherapists in treating mastitis and lactating breast conditions as part of the Australian Physiotherapy Association accredited course 'The Lactating Breast for Physiotherapists'.
Blocked duct in the breast
White spot/milk blebs
Nipple trauma/cracked nipples
Help with manual and pump expressing
Biological nurturing/breast crawl/baby-led attachment
Lymphatic drainage techniques
Appropriate compression/support garments
White spot management
Advice on breastfeeding positions