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Vertigo

BPPV (Vertigo)

What is BPPV (Vertigo)? Benign Paraoxysmal Positional Vertigo, also known as, BPPV or Vertigo is a sensation of spinning/dizziness. This sensation can be experienced in two ways, either the feeling of you spinning or that the world is spinning around you. What Causes Vertigo? BPPV occurs when small Calcium crystals, called Canaliths, in the inner … Continued

Heel Pain

Plantar Fasciitis (Heel Pain)

What is it? Plantar heel pain is one of the most common injuries to experience in the foot. Given that your heel bone is the largest bone in your foot and is exposed to the majority of your bodyweight every single day, unfortunately most people will find that it will fail them at some point … Continued

Rotator Cuff Tear

Rotator Cuff Tear

What is it? The rotator cuff is a collective term given to four muscles that operate around the shoulder joint. These four muscles include; supraspinatus, subscapularis, infraspinutus, and teres minor. They play a pivotal role in maintaining the stability of the shoulder joint by keeping the head of the arm bone in the centre of … Continued

Tennis Elbow

Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)

What is it? Lateral epicondylits is the most common overuse injury of the elbow. It is an irritation of the tendons that join into a common area on the outside of the elbow. The forearm muscles become damaged from repetitive motion that leads to pain and difficulty with gripping and lifting. Lateral epicondyltis involves the … Continued

Morton’s Neuroma

Morton’s Neuroma

What is it? Any sharp tingling, numbness, or shooting pain into your toes may be due to a neuroma. There are individual nerves that course in between your metatarsal bones in your forefoot, which can become swollen and inflamed causing pain when you walk. What are the symptoms? Localised pain to the forefoot, can radiate … Continued

Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome

Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome

What is it? Greater trochanteric pain syndrome refers to pain originating from various structures in the lateral hip, including tendons and bursa. The greater trochanter is a bony landmark on the outside of the hip, just below the neck of the femur. This is the location where several tendons attach, including those from the gluteus … Continued

Wry Neck

Wry Neck

What is it? Wry neck is a common condition characterised by the sudden onset of pain and stiffness in one side of the neck. Pain usually occurs upon waking or after a sudden turn of the head. Pain can shoot up the neck and can ache down the shoulder blade, there is often difficulty turning … Continued

Hamstring Strain

Hamstring Strain

What is it? Hamstring strains are one of the most common sporting injuries, particularly in sports requiring a high degree of speed, power and agility. A sudden onset of sharp pain or pulling through the back of the thigh is the most common symptom. This usually occurs during speed/power activities causing an abrupt stop in … Continued

Shin Splints

Shin Splints

What is it? The shin (Tibia) is the bone located on the front of the lower leg below the knee. Pain over this bone or pain involving the muscles on either side of this bone is referred to as Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (MTSS), or more commonly known as “Shin Splints”. What are the symptoms? … Continued

Sciatica

Sciatica

What is it? Sciatica is a term used to describe a set of symptoms caused by compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve or its nerve roots from the back. The sciatic nerve originates from the lower back all the way and travels through the buttock and down the back of the leg. Pain is … Continued