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Biomechanics is the internal and external forces inflicted on the human
body to create movement.
If there is an unfortunate biomechanical problem this can
increase the risk and even cause injury to the skeletal muscles,
tendons, ligaments and joints.
Biomechanical problems are abnormalities
in the movements produced by the internal and external forces and the
body’s ability to react to them. These abnormalities can be treated
through a course of biomechanical physiotherapy to correct the problem and prevent
These types of injuries will cause great problems for the
athletic population as they can prevent them from participating and
could have long lasting effects on their performance. Please contact us to arrange an appointment today.
Common types of Biomechanical Injuries our senior physiotherapists treat
Depending upon the sporting activity will depend upon the injury risk.
Abnormal biomechanics will put structures under stress which are not
designed to be. Some of the most common biomechanical injuries are:
These injuries can be due to the abnormal biomechanics causing an
abnormal reaction to the forces inflicted on the body, resulting in the
skeletal system reacting in an inappropriate way, which can cause one of
the above injuries. These injuries can be caused due to:
- Muscle imbalance (strength and length)
- Poor technique
- Poor posture
- Faulty equipment (poor fitting running shoes)
Biomechanics and Physiotherapy
Biomechanics can be affected by small abnormalities in the body such as
muscle length and strength. This alters the normal biomechanics of the
individual increasing the risk to injury.
Our senior physiotherapists are experienced in identifying small abnormalities within
They can provide specialised treatments to help normalise
their findings, restoring normal movement and improving technique. This
can enhance the individual’s performance and help prevent future
some physiotherapy treatments we provide
There are a variety of Physiotherapy treatments which can be used to
treat biomechanical problems, which includes:
Depending upon the cause, location and symptoms of the biomechanical
problem will depend upon the choice of treatments our senior experienced physiotherapists will select.
Biomechanical problems can be unseen to the untrained eye, but our senior and experienced physiotherapists can identify small
abnormalities which can be causing a problem to the client increasing
the risk of injury.
Physiotherapy can offer a preventative service prior
to injury occurring alongside the treatment of injuries sustained as well as help prevent surgery.
an expert opinion please contact us to arrange an appointment today.
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Patients who sustained injuries to their elbows, forearms, hands, wrists
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It is a system of safe and effective exercises, which
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Sports and deep tissue release massage helps to increase nutrient-rich blood
flow to tired, tight and tense muscles to accelerate recovery and shorten downtime / recovery period required.
It also prevents
muscles from scar tissue micro-tears (and potential ruptures), and increases muscle
performance. Having regular deep tissue and sports massage will keep your muscles healthy and fit with body/movement-confidence.
Read the benefits of regular deep tissue release therapy here.
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At the first session, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough
assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to
help you recover as well as provide treatment in the same session.
Follow up sessions are inline to provide
expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific
exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term
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