Conditions

Low Back Pain & Sciatica

Low Back Pain & Sciatica

This affects approximately 70 percent of the population and many will experience low back pain at some point in their lives. The aim with a patient with LBP is to determine the location of the pain, what mechanisms flare up the pain and what factors ease the pain. It is also important to note any referred signs of pain to the buttocks and or legs.

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Tension Headaches & Neck Pain

Tension Headaches & Neck Pain

This is caused by abnormalities of the joints, muscles fascia and neuromengial structures. Neck pain develops through poor postural head position, whiplash, ligament and muscular sprain. It is also not uncommon for the client to report headaches due to mechanical overload of the posterior neck muscles where they tighten where they attach to the base of the skull.

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Achilles Tendonitis

Achilles Tendonitis

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body and can withstand heavy loads of tension for long periods. The problem is this structure is avascular (poor blood supply) which explains why this condition is slow to heal. There are several causative factors include poor footwear, change of surface, ballistic jumping and bounding, poor calf and soleus flexibility to name just a few.

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Rotator Cuff Tendonitis

Rotator Cuff Tendonitis

Tendonitis is a common cause of shoulder pain and impingement in athletes. In this condition, the rotator cuff tendons become inflamed and swollen. Rotator cuff tendonitis can be either primary due to faulty biomechanics or secondary due to excessive loading due to a predisposition such as poor scapulao humeral rhythm.

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Knee & Ankle Dysfunction/Pain

Knee & Ankle Dysfunction/Pain

This is probably one of the most common presenting symptoms in a clinical sports medicine along with the non athletic individual. The two most common causes of patellar femoral syndrome is patellar tendonitis and simple OA changes in the older adults.

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