Phoenix Rehab Novena Clinic Launch

Dear doctors, patients and friends, we are going to launch Phoenix Rehab @ Novena tentatively on Monday, 8th January 2018 (see clinic location and details here), subject to finalizations related to renovations and pre-launch activities. There is lots more to do, including the completion and upgrading of this website, but we are very excited for this opportunity to serve you.

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Hamstring Injury and Singapore Physiotherapy

A hamstring injury is a very common injury especially in sports, and is often called as a "pulled hamstring". The word "pulled muscles" comes from the common description of how the injury happened in the first place, which is when the hamstring muscle is stretched beyond its limits and parts of the muscle fibres of the hamstring muscles becomes torn.

Depending on how bad the hamstring injury is, you may see the range of symptoms as below:

  1. Grade 1 any signs of pains or strains may not be present until the activity is over. The might be cramping or tightness or pains when the hamstrings are stretched or contracted>

  2. Grade 2 with grade 2 hamstring injuries there is immediate pain, which is more severe then the grade 1 level. It is often confirmed on stretch and contraction of the hamstring muscle

  3. Grade 3 this level of injury is very serious, often with accompanying burning or stabbing pain, and anyone with this injury cannot walk without the presence of pain. In this types, the muscle is completely torn, and you may be able to see a large bulge or lump of muscle tissues above a depression where the tear is.

Physiotherapy Implications

No matter what grade the injury is, physiotherapy intervention will begin with the RICE approach: resting, icing, compressing and elevating; this is to deal with the inflammation, swelling and pain following an injury.

*this is an important process, and it needs to be done right, and your physiotherapist can advise you on this. Why do this? This is to decrease the amount of bleeding and internal damage within the hamstring injury.

After the initial stages have been spent resting, then we can start more active physiotherapy intervention, and this should be started as soon as possible.

We will also prescribe progressive resistive and stretching exercises that will help the scar tissues to re-align properly during the healing process; this helps to increase the muscle function, and increases the amount of muscle strength of the hamstring muscles. In the initial stages, our physiotherapists will be the ones that provide the resistance, but subsequently as your pulled hamstring gets stronger and stronger, we will upgrade you to start strengthening with exercise and resistive bands to increase the challenge.

Regular maintenance with deep tissue release and sports massage will improve the performance of the hamstring as well as decrease risks of recurrence of this injury (see more advantages of sports massage here).

Where to next?

  1. Make A Physiotherapy, Hand Therapy or Deep Tissue Release Singapore Appointment
  2. Arrange A CallBack or Make An E-Enquiry Here
  3. See the list of physiotherapy conditions we treat
  4. Return to Urbanrehab's Physiotherapy and Hand Therapy Singapore Home Page from our hamstring injury page
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Our Physio & Rehab Expertise

Phoenix Rehab Group works with specialist physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of expert care to our patients.

Areas of specialization

  • physiotherapy: back and neck (spine), sports, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle
  • hand therapy: forearm, wrist, hand and fingers
  • podiatrist: leg, calf, ankle, foot and toes
  • read more on our specializations here

All our therapists are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM). See our entire team here by location and specialization.

Initially, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to help you recover. They then 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 solution.

To call for inquiries or appointments, please contact us at:

SMS/Call/Whatsapp: 96402670

Email: contact@phoenixrehabgroup.com

Tell A Friend About Us

We appreciate you as a patient and want you to know that the #1 way we grow as a clinic is through word of mouth referrals from valued patients like yourself.

We do not rely on advertising - instead, we prefer and appreciate the goodwill and positive reinforcement from patients.

When you have the opportunity, please take the time to tell your family, friends and physicians about the positive results and experience you have had in our clinic.

Thank you so much, and stay healthy!

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Disclaimer

We are a wholly Singapore Private Limited group of licensed physiotherapists, hand therapists, podiatrists, chiropractors, sports massage therapists, clinical pilates practitioners and TCM physicians practicing in our scope of rehabilitation and its areas of specializations.

As listed in our website are the list of services we provide our clients as referred by their medical doctors or by self referrals/word of mouth, but you can also make an appointment without seeing any doctors (that being said, if you do need a referral to a specialist orthopedic surgeon or sports GP, we will recommend you too as value added service at no additional costs to you).

The range of rehabilitation results vary from patients to patients, depending on a variety of factors and reasons such as severity of condition, genetics, gender and age. However, we will still deliver the best evidence-based-practice of physiotherapy, hand therapy, TCM, sports training and deep tissue release therapy that we can deliver (we are proud to say that we try our best to only engage the most experienced and specialist therapists - which makes a big difference in clinical outcomes).

The information available on this site is for educational purposes only, if you need a full professional advise on physiotherapy, hand therapy and occupational therapy, please schedule an appointment with us by contacting our staff by Call/SMS/WhatsApp at xx or email contact@phoenixrehabnovena.com, thanks!

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Your physio, hand therapy and rehab with us may be covered under your medical insurance or cashless - find out more here.

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Testimonials

Finally I know what I have, my pain decreased and now I'm back to work!

Derrick
Regional Sales Manager

OMG. The pain levels in my hands have dropped dramatically, about 60-70%

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