Oncologist Dr. Belinda Yeoh and a patient


Victorian Spinal Cord Service

About us

Our Victorian Spinal Cord Service is one of the leading specialist services for spinal rehabilitation in Australia. Based at the Royal Talbot Rehabiliation Centre, we provide acute management and rehabilitation for people who sustain traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord injuries through our inpatient and outpatient services.

We deliver innovative programs and aim to help our patients get back to their every day lives, based on our model of continuous improvement. 

We are recognised for our quality standards of care, clinical research, improving the quality of life for people with spinal cord injuries, providing community education about spinal cord prevention, promoting health and preventing complications associated with spinal cord injuries, building relationships with partners to achieve positive outcomes for our patients' and most importantly, supporting our patients' to return to their full and active lives in the community.

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We celebrate, value and include people of all backgrounds, genders, sexualities, cultures, bodies and abilities.