Physiotherapy can treat spinal injuries, joint injuries and soft tissue injuries (which are injuries of muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves).
The range of conditions that physiotherapy can treat is comprehensive and includes:
Treatment includes:
Mobilisations
Manipulation
Electrotherapy
Acupuncture
Injection Therapy
Deep Friction Massage
Exercise Programs
Posture Re-education
Also pre-surgery preparation and post surgery rehabilitation for operations such as hip and knee replacements, arthroscopies, spinal surgery, shoulder decompressions, replacements and rotator cuff repairs.

At your first appointment, time will be taken gathering a full history of your condition. You will be required to remove only those items of clothing needed to enable examination of the relevant area. Chris will need to observe your movements and also palpate and test the areas in question in order to understand the nature of the problem. Your dignity will be respected at all times and a thorough explanation of the findings and treatment plan will be given.

   
FROZEN SHOULDER
Frozen shoulder will often occur for no particular reason. It can be extremely painful at night with discomfort felt over the actual shoulder joint and occasionally extending down the arm to the wrist. It can be difficult to move the arm in any direction without pain. There is rarely a ‘quick fix’ but a series of home exercises with manipulation and muscle release techniques can gradually restore movement. Acupuncture also seems to help with relieving pain.
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