Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears have always been considered devastating injuries for athletes given the amount of time and input involved in the 12-month rehabilitation process. However, there is growing high-quality...
Adolescent Low Back Pain

Adolescent Low Back Pain

Adolescent Low Back Pain Low back pain is the leading cause of years lived with disability in the world. While rare below 10 years of age, LBP emerges during adolescence and prevalence rates increase until plateauing in early adulthood. ​ The Perth based Raine Cohort...
Pain

Pain

Pain… We all get it. Most of us have had an injury that has settled at some point, but for some pain hangs around longer than we would expect. Why does this occur? And when it does, what can be done? In this article, Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist Mike Callan...
Lateral Hip Pain

Lateral Hip Pain

Lateral Hip Pain This month’s newsletter will be focusing on lateral hip pain, which is often referred to as trochanteric bursitis. Recent evidence suggests that the primary cause of pain may actually be a result of gluteal tendinopathy, rather than from inflammation...
Frozen Shoulder

Frozen Shoulder

Frozen Shoulder Frozen shoulder is a condition involving considerable pain and loss of movement in the shoulder joint. Historically, this has been a difficult condition to treat due to a lack of evidence showing the best course of treatment. Left alone, the natural...