Chinese Acupuncture vs Physiotherapy based Acupuncture (Dry Needling) by my Physio SA Adelaide

Acupuncture myPhysioSA Partner Physiotherapist, David Wilson, discusses acupuncture. He highlights the differences between traditional Chinese acupuncture and Physiotherapy acupuncture or dry needling. Traditional Chinese acupuncture is a separate 4 year Degree and utilises the Chinese medicine approach with reference to balancing someones Ying and Yang, or hot and cold energy. Whereas Physiotherapy acupuncture or dry…

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Correct Breathing for Pilates by my Physio SA Adelaide

Correct Breathing for Pilates myPhysioSA Pilates Physiotherapist Ellen discusses the correct breathing for Pilates and other types of exercise. Ellen covers diaphragm breathing, lateral chest breathing, and posterior chest breathing. This ensures full deep breathing occurs. Then Ellen demonstrates how you should breath to make moving easier when exercising. myPhysioSA has Pilates classes run by specially…

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Sports Trainers Advice: Shoulder Joint AC (acromioclavicular) Injury by my Physio SA Adelaide

The Shoulder Joint  – AC (acromioclavicular) Joint Physiotherapist Donny Saleh shows to Adelaide Hills sports trainers how to assess the AC (acromioclavicular) shoulder joint. He discusses the way AC joint injuries occur, what taping can be effective, what the best rehab exercises are, and then demonstrates massage techniques for the AC joint ligaments. He then…

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Advice for Sports Trainers: Hamstring and Quadraceps Strains my Physio SA

Hamstring and quadraceps strain: advice and treatment Hamstring and thigh topics covered: – Hamstring strain testing – Hamstring massage – Thigh (quadracep) strain testing – Thigh (quadracep) massage – Best exercises for the hamstring and thigh   Adrian Primerano, a Physiotherapist, covers what the hamstring and quadraceps do, how they may be strained, the best massage…

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What does a Sports team Physio do?

What does a sports team Physio do with a travelling team? When a sports team goes travelling for state/national tournaments, often they are expected to be playing most of the days that they are away. Due to the high physical demand of these tournaments, the team would usually have a physiotherapist that goes with them.…

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