tight neck and upper back muscles Mt Barker Adelaide Physio Physiotherapist

Think that you can push through that pain, sore spot or niggly injury? Our my Physio SA Adelaide Physios say think again

Playing with an injury or an little niggle can be risky business, as it can lead to further issues. “You’ll Be Right”, “Stop Your Whinging” and “Just Push Through It” are classic examples of pressures put on players to continue to train or play with sore areas, tight spots or niggling issues. From personal experiences,…

iron cross stretch for tight back and hip muscles Mt Barker Adelaide Physio Physiotherapist

Best Physio stretches for tight leg muscles by Mount Barker Adelaide Physiotherapist David

If you have tightness in your calves, thighs, hips, glutes or back then the below exercises are the best exercises to do. The list of exercises below have been selected for people who do a running sport. Select which exercises release your tight areas.  Do these after exercise or at least every second day. Hold…

Hills Integrated Pain Team – June 2015 Update

It has been a busy past few months for Annie, Joy and Tim at the Hills Integrated Pain Team (HIPT). In late March we all attended Pain Adelaide, a multidisciplinary state pain conference – held once a year. This year, we attended presentations from international and interstate speakers on topics such as: pain medications, pacing, graded activity,…

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.…