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Category: Arthritis

Physioplus – Policy for patient care from May 19th 2020

Physioplus – Policy for patient care from May 19th 2020 The Health and Safety of our staff, patients and community are our primary concern. We are pleased to resume practice but ask your cooperation to ensure our policy is as effective as possible in protecting us all during the pandemic. Policy Anyone with cough, sneeze, [...]

What You Need to Know About Back Pain

By Matt Fitzsimmons - Physiotherapist Back pain is a widespread condition that effects the vast majority of the population at some point throughout their life. This condition is often misunderstood and mismanaged, by not only individuals but also healthcare providers, necessitating the need for anyone experiencing back pain understand the up-to-date knowledge regarding this condition. [...]

Can Physiotherapy Help Arthritis?

By Christine Morrison- Physiotherapist What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative joint condition as a result of the joint surfaces becoming damaged and thickened. The protective cartilage on the ends of the bones becomes thin and deteriorates. The joint capsule, ligaments, muscles and underlying bone is also affected, thus the movement of the joint [...]