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Category: Physiotherapy

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Patella Dislocation – Treatment with Physiotherapy

July 6, 2018
Physiotherapy

What is it? Patella Dislocation: The knee joint is composed of the thigh bone, (femur) and leg bone (tibia) and a small floating bone at the front, commonly known as the kneecap (patella). The interaction between these bones allows for smooth movement of the knee as it bends and straightens. During movement, the kneecap sits […]