The Achilles tendon is the tendon that runs up from the calf muscle up and down to the calcaneus, or the heel.
An ACL injury is a tear or sprain of the anterior cruciate (KROO-she-ate) ligament (ACL) — one of the major ligaments in your knee.
While ankle pain can result from a large number of ankle and foot injuries, the most common ankle injuries are sprains (low and high ankle), which involve ligaments and bones in the ankle.
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Shoulder Arthritis: What You Need to Know. Arthritis is damage to the cartilage in joints. Shoulder arthritis occurs when the cartilage starts wearing down on the ball and/or socket sides of the shoulder joint.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition that causes pain, numbness, and tingling in the hand and arm. The condition occurs when one of the major nerves to the hand — the median nerve — is squeezed or compressed as it travels through the wrist.
Elbow pain can be caused by various types of injury and repetitive motions during sports. Golfer's elbow, also known as Tennis Elbow, is one example of a common elbow condition.
Whether you have a foot injury following a car accident or need ankle surgery because of rheumatoid arthritis, an orthopedic surgeon can help.
While the hip is designed to stand up to wear and tear, problems can develop due to age and use.
Knee injuries are extremely common, and knee replacement surgery may be an option if you have a sports injury, arthritis or other condition.
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Proper care of the back after surgery is crucial to both short-term and long-term success.
MCL (Medial Collateral Ligament)
An MCL injury is a sprain or tear to the medial collateral ligament.
Meniscus tears are among the most common knee injuries. Athletes, particularly those who play contact sports, are at risk for meniscus tears. However, anyone at any age can tear a meniscus.
Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis, affecting millions of people worldwide.
PCL (Posterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
Pain and swelling are the most common signs of knee injury. In addition, your knee may catch or lock up. Many knee injuries cause instability — the feeling that your knee is giving way
Physiotherapy - Ankles
The ankle, or the talocrural region, is the region where the foot and the leg meet. The ankle includes three joints: the ankle joint proper or talocrural joint, the subtalar joint, and the inferior tibiofibular joint.
Physiotherapy - Elbows
The elbow is the visible joint between the upper and lower parts of the arm. It includes prominent landmarks such as the olecranon, the elbow pit, the lateral and medial epicondyles, and the elbow joint
Physiotherapy - Hips
The hip joint, scientifically referred to as the acetabulofemoral joint (art. coxae), is the joint between the femur and acetabulum of the pelvis and its primary function is to support the weight of the body in both static (e.g. standing) and dynamic (e.g. walking or running) postures.
Physiotherapy - Shoulders
The shoulder joint (glenohumeral joint) is a ball and socket joint between the scapula and the humerus. It is the major joint connecting the upper limb to the trunk.
The knee is one of the largest and most complex joints in the body. The knee joins the thigh bone (femur) to the shin bone (tibia). The smaller bone that runs alongside the tibia (fibula) and the kneecap (patella) are the other bones that make the knee joint.
This is the branch of physiotherapy concerned with the treatment of injuries or disorders of the skeletal system and associated muscles, joints and ligaments.
Platelet Rich Plasma Cartilage Damage Repair
PRP can potentially be used to treat various orthopedic conditions. It’s often inquired about in the context of tennis elbow, patella tendonitis, osteoarthritis.
From a torn rotator cuff to impingement from playing sports, you may need shoulder surgery
Thumb arthritis is arthritis that occurs in the joint at the base of the thumb, known as the basal joint. Thumb arthritis is usually a type of osteoarthritis, which is due to wear and tear.
Trigger finger is a condition that causes pain, stiffness, and a sensation of locking or catching when you bend and straighten your finger. The condition is also known as “stenosing tenosynovitis.”