Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis is a painful condition caused by repetitive strains or overuse of the tendon which runs from under your heel to the front of your foot. Signs & Symptoms Pain / tenderness on and under the heel and arch of the foot areas Pain worse first thing in the morning until the muscles warm & free Tenderness […]

Sports Injuries: Acute or Chronic

                  Sports injuries are generically classified as either traumatic or overuse injuries. My physical therapy sessions address the painful conditions of Plantar Faciatis, Shin Splints,Runners Knee, Cramp, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Achillies Tendonitis, IT Band Syndrome, Wrist Tendonitis, or  Repetitive Stress Injuries, Sciatic Nerve Pain (Sciatica) Tennis Elbow & Golfers elbow […]

ITB Syndrome

What Is Ilio-Tibial Band syndrome (IT Band friction syndrome)? ITB Syndrome is a common cause of knee pain and hip pain in sports participants. Knee pain is most commonly felt along the outside (lateral) knee and the lower thigh. ITB syndrome may also result in a nagging or acute pain on the outside of the hip. […]

How To Treat And Prevent Cramp & Muscle Spasms.

Discover what causes and how to prevent muscle cramp  here!  What is a Muscle Cramp and Spasm? Muscle cramp and muscle spasms are  annoying conditions that involves a sudden, involuntary contraction and tightening of a muscle that will not immediately relax. Cramps can last anywhere from a few seconds to over 15 minutes and can often be […]

Can Massage & Stretching Improve My Golf Game?

Can massage and specific stretches improve your golf game? The answer is simply YES!! Efficient conditioning of your muscles permits greater control and allows you to increase the speed of the golf head.  In short, If you want to improve your game and prevent injuries this article is written just for you! You may or may not be aware […]

Back Strain & Pain.

A back strain is a pain ful condition where the muscles of the back are injured due to a traumatic pulling and subsequent tearing of the fibres. One of the most common sites of injury, regardless of the sport, is the lower back region. There are many causes for lower back pain, for example, which you […]

Achilles Tendonitis. Prevention & Cure

What is Achilles tendonitis? The Achilles tendon connects the large calf muscles to the heel and provides the power in the push off when walking and running. It is estimated that Achilles Tendonitis accounts for around 10% of all running injuries. Click HERE to book your targeted leg and foot treatment Achilles Tendonitis can be […]

Are You Overtraining? How Do You Fix Your Body?

Are you overtraining? Suffering from pain, fatigue or simply not achieving your personal bests? If you’ve been over-training and want to fix your body, your first priority is to put your feet up and take a rest! If not, lets not beat around the bush here there will be a point when your body will […]

Tips For Cyclists/Performance / Injury Prevention/ Stretches

Cycling stretching exercises to improve your performance and do away with cycling injuries for good. If you’re looking to improve your cycling or just seeking to prevent cycling injuries it is important to follow the information in this article. In addition, adding a few simple stretches to your fitness program will also help. Body bits […]