Shoulder Injuries

September 3, 2020

Shoulder bursitis: a symptom not a diagnosis – Parnell Physio

In our Parnell Physio clinic, we see a lot of patients with shoulder pain and shoulder bursitis. The shoulder is one of the most complex and hardest parts of the body to diagnose. It is such a mobile joint that it is often nearly impossible to narrow down a diagnosis to one exact cause. However, even […]
July 28, 2020

Frozen Shoulder: How Physiotherapy Can Help Restore Your Movement

Adhesive Capsulitis, commonly known as frozen shoulder, is a regular condition seen at our Auckland physio clinic. It is a shoulder condition characterized by pain and a loss of both active and passive range of motion. It is estimated to affect between 2-5% of the population. This condition is more commonly seen in women aged 40-60 […]
June 26, 2020

Rotator Cuff Tears – How Physiotherapy Can Help You

Rotator cuff tears in the shoulder are a common injury we see in our Mt Eden physiotherapy clinic. However, you do not need to put up with the pain and limitations these cause. Physiotherapy management of rotator cuff tears is very effective in reducing pain and improving your function. What Is It? The rotator cuff is […]
August 16, 2018

Rotator Cuff Tears

  A rotator cuff is a group of four small muscles that surround the shoulder joint. Their tendons attach to the humerus, close to the joint line & act as a cuff. What Are They? The rotator cuff is a group of four small muscles that surround the shoulder joint. Their tendons attach to the humerus, […]