A ‘Day’ in the life of our Physio

A ‘Day’ in the life of our Physio

Our resident MSK Physio is Catia Silva who is in the clinic on Thursdays afternoons between 2pm and 8pm.   Patients present with a wide range of conditions that can include:- Arthritis Generalised aches and pains Back pain Chronic pain Falls and fractures...
Common Back Problems – Strains and Sprains

Common Back Problems – Strains and Sprains

Back Sprains and Strains What is a sprain? A sprain occurs when you apply excess stress on your back that can overstretch and damage ligaments. What is a strain? A back strain is an injury to either a muscle or tendon What causes strains and sprains? Our backs are...
Behind the Mask – Who is the real Yulia?

Behind the Mask – Who is the real Yulia?

Continuing on with our series where you get to know more about our team than just their professional profile. Today it is Yulia’s turn to answer our 10 quick fire questions:- 1.         What’s your favourite sport? I am a yogi through and through. Practicing...
A ‘Day’ in the life of our Physio

Common Joint Problems – Frozen Shoulder

What is a Frozen Shoulder? The technical name for a frozen shoulder is adhesive capsulitis. Symptoms typically include stiffness and pain in the shoulder joint which leads to restricted movement. What causes a Frozen Shoulder? The pain is often caused by swelling and...
IDD – Treating Lower Back and Neck Issues

IDD – Treating Lower Back and Neck Issues

Most clinics provide a range of services with a manual therapy specialism at the heart of the treatments.  With spine issues, the goal of any treatment programme is to get people moving again, free of pain and on to a path of long-term recovery. Unresolved spinal...