Common adolescent sporting injuries

Any sport, whether it be individual or team-based, carries with it the risk of injury. Often sport-related injuries are thought to be a part of the game and unavoidable, however, for most cases this is untrue. Injuries can be classified into acute or overuse in nature. With a number of social sporting associations looking to [...]

By |2020-05-21T15:41:14+10:00May 21st, 2020|Children's Health, Physiotherapy, Preseason Training|Comments Off on Common adolescent sporting injuries

Children and sporting injuries

Did you know that approximately 40% of child or adolescent musculoskeletal injuries are sports related? Often these injuries are trivialised which commonly result in longer recovery time and further delay and time spent away from sport. Physiotherapists can accurately diagnose your child's injury by performing a thorough assessment which includes listening to your child's injury [...]

By |2020-03-12T15:58:42+11:00March 12th, 2020|Clinical Pilates, Physiotherapy|Comments Off on Children and sporting injuries

Osgood Schlatters

If you think your child may have Osgood Schlatters, call us on (03) 9571 6888 or fill in our online form Osgood Schlatters is a common condition that causes pain in adolescents.  It commonly causes pain around the knee during activity and may last for several hours following activity. Boys are more likely to be affected [...]

By |2016-04-01T22:48:21+11:00April 1st, 2016|Children's Health, Physiotherapy|0 Comments