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...
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...

What is Ultrasound?

Ultrasound is a scanning method so safe it is used in pregnancy to view the baby. We can also use it for a wide variety of medical purposes to investigate painful or damaged structures in the body. Ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to produce accurate images...
What is Calcific tendinitis – Shoulder Pain?

What is Calcific tendinitis – Shoulder Pain?

What is Calcific tendinitis – Shoulder Pain? In this video Michael explains more about this condition and Shockwave therapy Calcific tendinitis is caused by the build up of calcium deposits in your muscles or tendons. In the case of your shoulder this is the...
Osteopath in Reading introduces treatment for severe back pain

Osteopath in Reading introduces treatment for severe back pain

Do you have chronic, severe back or neck pain or sciatica? Have you tried a variety of treatments with little success? Are you taking large quantities of pain medication? Have you been told that you might need injections or surgery for a prolapsed (slipped) disc?...