Physiotherapy - Shoalhaven Hospital - Inpatient Service


What the service is

Physiotherapy Service for referred patients at Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital.

What we do

Hospital-based Physiotherapy to help patients recover from their illness or injury.

How to access this service

Referral is made by the hospital staff.

What to expect

Once you have been referred, your Physiotherapist will assess you and together you will work out a treatment plan.

What to bring

If possible, please bring comfortable clothes, good closed in shoes (no thongs or floppy slippers), and a mobility aid if you have one so you can move around the ward and participate in physiotherapy sessions. Please also bring glasses and hearing aids if needed.

Contact Information

Shoalhaven Hospital
Scenic Dr
Nowra NSW 2541
02 4423 9272

Monday to Friday 
8:00am - 4:30pm

Car parking

Available onsite at Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital (main carpark).

Advice for disabled in getting to the service    

Level access.

For information on transport options for Shoalhaven Hospital or visit NSW Public Hospital Parking and Directions website or download the HosPark App from App Store or Google Play

Our Staff

Head of Discipline - Physiotherapy

Anne Smith is the Physiotherapy Head of Discipline for the Illawarra and Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD). She brings 27 years’ experience in Physiotherapy, having worked in a variety of settings including Hospital, community, and private.

Anne is responsible for providing professional leadership of Physiotherapy services across the LHD including Hospital and community based services.

The ISLHD Physiotherapy Department provides a broad range of clinical services and is committed to providing a comprehensive, professional and timely service.