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Category: Physiotherapist

Three Common Myths About Back Pain

December 18, 2018
General Wellness, Physiotherapist
Back Pain Myths - Action Sports Clinic

Back Pain Treatment with Action Sports Clinic Low back pain is one of the most common conditions treated by physiotherapists and if you are unlucky enough to have been a sufferer, you know that severe back pain can take over your life. With improved understanding, health professionals have come to identify some common myths about […]

Patella Tendinopathy

November 16, 2018
Physiotherapy, Sports Medicine, Training
Patella Tendinopathy - Action Sports Clinic

What is Patella Tendinopathy Patella tendinopathy, also known as jumper’s knee, is an overuse disorder characterised by pain at the base of the patella (kneecap) with activities such as squatting, sitting or going up and down stairs. The condition is known as jumpers’ knee because it commonly affects athletes involved in sports that require jumping […]

The Surprising Truth About Osteoarthritis

September 7, 2018
Physiotherapist, Training
Osteoarthritis

Sufferers of knee pain know that nothing can kill your optimism for a recovery faster than a diagnosis of Osteoarthritis (OA). Osteoarthritis is often seen as a kind of death sentence for joints. Many people believe that if you have OA your pain will never improve and will only get worse until a joint replacement […]

Hamstring Tears

August 31, 2018
Physiotherapist
Action Sports - Feature Image - Hamstring Tears

Treating Hamstring Tears With Action Sports Clinic   What is it? Hamstring Tears The hamstrings are a large group of muscles found at the back of the thigh. The primary role of these muscles is to bend the knee and collectively, these muscles are some of the strongest in the body. Despite their strength, the […]

Ankle Sprains

August 10, 2018
Physiotherapy
ankle sprains - Action Sports Clinic

Ankle Sprains Treatment with Action Sports Clinic What is it? Ankle Sprains Almost everyone has twisted their ankle at some time in their life; In fact, ankle sprains are one of the most common reasons for people to visit an emergency department. Technically an ankle sprain has occurred when an ankle twists, causing damage to […]

Referred Pain

August 3, 2018
Physiotherapist
Referred Pain

Where is Your Pain Really Coming From? Referred Pain – Have you ever been to see a physiotherapist for pain in one part of your body and when they treated you, they focused on a completely different area? While this can be a strange experience, it can be even more puzzling when the treatment actually […]

Femoroacetabular Impingement – Treatment With Action Sports Clinic

July 20, 2018
Physiotherapy
Femoroacetabular Impingement - Treatment With Action Sports Clinic

Action Sports Clinic – Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) What is Femoroacetabular Impingement? When the two surfaces of the hip joint move over each other, they usually move freely without any friction. If there is an alteration to either the socket part of the joint (the acetabulum) or the ball (the head of the femur), irritation may occur […]

What does a physiotherapist do?

July 13, 2018
Physiotherapist

Action Sports Clinic – Physiotherapy Many people know the value that physiotherapy brings to their life and some have even been visiting their physiotherapist since childhood. However, for those who have never been to see a physiotherapist before, there can be a question mark over exactly what it is that physiotherapists do. In fact, this […]