Physiotherapy assessment and treatment is beneficial for rehabilitation and recovery after soft tissue/nerve injury, as well as injury to bones and joints. Here are some of the common conditions treated in physiotherapy practice:
Head/Face/Neck: arthritis, Bell’s Palsy, cervicogenic headaches, disc bulges/herniations, facial pain, fractures, jaw dysfunction, neck stiffness, pinched/entrapped nerve, tension headaches, trigeminal neuralgia, whiplash disorder
Shoulder: A/C joint separation, arthritis, bursitis, dislocation, frozen shoulder, joint replacement, tendon impingement, postoperative repairs, rotator cuff injury
Elbow: arthritis, biceps strain, dislocation, fractures, Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis), Radial tunnel syndrome, sprains, Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), triceps strain, ulnar nerve entrapment.
Wrist/Hand: arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, sprains, post immobilization stiffness, TFCC, tendonitis/tenosynovitis, trigger finger.
Spine: arthritis, degenerative disc disease, disc bulge/herniations, facet joint syndrome, fractures, mechanical back pain, muscle strain, rib malalignment, sciatica, scoliosis, spondylosis, spondylolisthesis, stenosis, thoracic outlet syndrome.
Pelvis: adductor strain, arthritis, fracture, hamstring strain, Osteitis Pubis (pubic symphysis pain), pregnancy related pelvic pain and hypermobility, Sacroiliac joint dysfunction, sacroiliitis.
Hip/Thigh: arthritis, bursitis, femoral nerve entrapment, fracture, gluteal pain, groin strain, hamstring strain, hipflexor strain, hip joint replacement, piriformis syndrome, quadriceps strain.
Knee/Leg: ACL rupture/reconstruction, arthritis, Baker’s cyst, bursitis, chondromalacia patella, compartment pain, fractures, knee joint replacement, LCL/MCL/PCL sprains, Meniscus tears/repairs, Osgood Schlatter’s, Patella Femoral Pain Syndrome, Patellar tendonitis, Pes Anserine syndrome, Quadriceps strain, Quadriceps tendonitis, tendon injuries to calf muscles and hamstrings.
Ankle/Foot: Achilles’ tendonitis, arthritis, bunion, excess pronation/arch drop, fractures, hallux valgus, hammer toes/flexion deformity, metatarsalgia, midfoot pain, Morton’s neuroma, muscle strains, peroneal tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, post immobilization stiffness, sprains, tibialis posterior tendonitis.
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