Improve osteoarthritis pain, function, and non-surgical treatments Learn more about osteoarthritis
Optimise running technique, performance, and reduce injuries Learn more about running analysis
Active pain relief, prevention, and training Learn more about physiotherapy
Modern gym facilities for prevention and treatment of injuries and illness How an exercise physiologist can help

Sports Physicians

Our specialist doctors have extensive experience in looking after a wide range of elite sports and research. We look forward to applying these principles to everyone whether a recreational runner, manual worker or just need proper guidance to manage your health and chronic disease.

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Podiatry

Foot issues affect our day to day activities and can hold our performance back. From gait analysis, running and loading modifications to footwear advice and treating common problems, we aim to get back on track.

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Osteoarthritis

Arthritis is a major cause of disability and chronic pain, and there are many options that will help besides surgery. We believe in the active management of your arthritis to manage not only your pain, but our multidisciplinary approach and modern medical options that aims to prevent reduce progression of arthritis.

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The Sports and Arthritis Clinic (SPARC) is a multi-disciplinary clinic with specialist Sports and Exercise Physicians as the leads. This is unique to South Australia providing affordable, evidence based, non-surgical treatment for sport and musculoskeletal injuries, as well as osteoarthritis. Combining specialist physicians alongside select physiotherapists, podiatry, and other allied health integrated with use of our new fully equipped gym, SPARC is uniquely positioned to work with you.

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Facebook — March 20, 2019

With a busy start to 2019 we are excited to introduce you to the new practitioners that have commenced consulting at SPARC this year. Each practitioner brings extensive experience to our clinic and will add valuable knowledge and skills to the team at SPARC. #ExerciseIsMedicineBookings: www.sparc.com.au 82349707

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Facebook — March 15, 2019

Congratulations Dr Verrall and the Australian Men's Cricket Team on their T20 win in Vizag, India. We have some new decor for the clinic!

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Facebook — March 14, 2019
Facebook — March 09, 2019

Our Sports Podiatrist has recently been enjoying the running trails in the Grampians, and due to many enquiries recently about what shoes he likes to run in, he decided to do a quick video of the shoes he used during his week away....

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