Dealing with discomfort and pain can be frustrating, especially if it is a recurring problem. And though stretching correctly every day, increasing your activity levels and using heat packs on painful spots can help, this may not reduce it. Scheduling a Newmarket physiotherapy session with a local professional can assist in diagnosing your pain and treating […]
Managing excruciating pain with painkillers may seem like a good idea for one’s aches, but that is a short-term solution that can lead to worsening conditions and more muscle or nerve damage. It is always best to seek expert advice from medical professionals early on to increase your quality of life quickly. And if you are […]
While both physiotherapy and chiropractic focus on the human body and resolving injury, they are two very different treatment methods with varying objectives and outcomes. Visiting an Auckland physio can assist you by treating your injury using mobilisation, to heal the body and increase movement. Rehabilitation is critical in physical therapy to ensure a better quality […]
Slouching on the couch after a long day of sitting in the same position staring at a screen is one of the leading reasons why upper body pain is so common. We are always looking down at our phones, staying in one position for too long or working out without stretching. These are just some examples […]
Resting after an injury is not always the key to optimal recovery as research has shown that moving earlier post-injury can be more beneficial in the healing of tissue. Our Mt Eden physiotherapists can help structure a rehabilitation plan to allow you the best chance at full recovery.
Anterior knee pain describes a general pain at the front of the knee and is becoming increasingly common in the active population with the typical “weekend warrior” being a prime example for this condition. What is Anterior Knee Pain? Anterior knee pain, also known as, “Patellofemoral Pain”, involves a dysfunction of the joint between your knee […]