Specialist Rehab | Dr Tara Ball | Rehabilitation Physician


Specialty Areas


Prehab consultations are offered in the areas of :

  • Elective Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Implantation of Trial/Permanent Pain Stimulators


Prehab consultations can address some of the following areas:

  • Fitness for surgery
  • Post-Surgery expectations
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Alcohol consumption issues
  • Pain Management
  • Wound Care
  • Delirium Risk
  • Weight Loss
  • Optimisation of comorbidities and management
  • Home preparation and readiness
  • Ambulatory aids and equipment
  • Supports and services

Recovery Rehab

This program is designed to optimise your patient's needs:

  • Post-Surgery
  • Post-Illness
  • Post-Injury

Dr Ball is available for consultation whilst your patient is recovering in Hospital and if your patient has been discharged home.

Dr Ball is available via Face to Face consultation or Teleconference.

Rehab Your Body

Dr Ball's Proactive Maintenance Program aims to improve function in patients who have problems associated with ageing, chronic illness, injury or pain.

For any of the above Programs Dr Ball will design a rehabilitative strategy which may involve the following:

  • Inpatient Rehabilitation


  • Outpatient Rehabilitation


  • At home guidance with regular face to face consultations or digital teleconference.

Consultation Rooms
12 Mitchell Street
(Cnr of Union/Mitchell Streets)
Merewether NSW 2291