Do you suffer from;

  • Spinning when you get out of bed?
  • Spinning when you look up and down?
  • Dizziness and poor balance?
  • Unsteadiness with head movements?

Did you know that some forms of vertigo can be treated by a trained physiotherapist in around 10 minutes?


Of people over 40 suffer some form of vestibular impairment


Of suffers will have interrupted daily activities and lost days at work


Of older adults fall annually

Types of Vestibular Conditions

Possible condition Patient will likely report How we can help Estimated treatment time frames
BPPV (benign paroxysmal positional vertigo)
  • Spinning
  • Rolling over in bed causing vertigo
  • Looking up or down causing vertigo
Canalith repositioning procedure / manoeuvre 1 – 2 appointments
Peripheral Vestibular Hypofunction
  • Unsteadiness
  • Sense of impaired equilibrium
  • Unsteadiness in busy and/or dark environments
  • Symptoms of dizziness / unsteadiness with rapid head movement
  • Poor balance
Vestibular rehabilitation therapy (VRT) 4 – 8 weeks
Vestibular Migraine
  • History of migraines
  • Vertigo / vestibular symptoms lasting 5 minutes to 72 hours, with or without a headache

Vestibular rehabilitation therapy (VRT) to improve coping strategies

Ongoing maintenance / independent management
Meniere’s Disease
  • Prolonged Spinning
  • Hearing loss
  • Tinnitus
  • Poor balance
  • Spinning can last several hours
Vestibular rehabilitation therapy (VRT) exercises to improve balance and coping strategies Ongoing maintenance / independent management
Jordan Loveridge
Jordan LoveridgeSenior Physiotherapist / Team Leader of Vestibular Services / Manager of Clinical Operations
Meet Jordan
Meet Jordan

I am a vestibular physiotherapist and have worked extensively with vertigo and other vestibular related conditions and completed advanced level vestibular courses. Currently, I see the vestibular patients for several of the Illawarra’s leading ENT specialists.

Kiama Clinic

15/3 Brown Street,

Kiama NSW 2533

02 4233 1851

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