Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten What is Shoulder Tendonitis? Shoulder tendonitis (or tendinitis) is an inflammation injury to the tendons of your shoulder’s rotator cuff. Because inflammation is not always present in injuries to the shoulder tendons, this group of injuries are medically known as a rotator cuff tendinopathy or tendinopathies. What […]

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten Tennis Elbow – Acute Tennis Elbow is an injury to the muscles that extend the wrist and fingers. The sufferer will experience pain when performing gripping tasks or resisted wrist/finger extensions, or when the muscles are stretched. Common Tennis Elbow causes include: Unaccustomed hand use, eg painting […]

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten What is Physiotherapy? Physiotherapy uses advanced knowledge of the body to restore, maintain and maximize health and quality of life. What does a Physical Therapist do to help? Physiotherapists use a wide range of drug-free techniques to relief pain, restore function and prevent injury. Techniques include: Joint […]

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten Tennis Elbow – Acute Tennis Elbow is an injury to the muscles that extend the wrist and fingers. The sufferer will experience pain when performing gripping tasks or resisted wrist/finger extensions, or when the muscles are stretched. Common Tennis Elbow causes include: Unaccustomed hand use, eg painting […]

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten What is Shoulder Tendonitis? Shoulder tendonitis (or tendinitis) is an inflammation injury to the tendons of your shoulder’s rotator cuff. Because inflammation is not always present in injuries to the shoulder tendons, this group of injuries are medically known as a rotator cuff tendinopathy or tendinopathies. What […]

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert – Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten

Ask the Physical Therapy Expert –   Peter Joosten What is Physiotherapy? Physiotherapy uses advanced knowledge of the body to restore, maintain and maximize health and quality of life.   What does a Physical Therapist do to help? Physiotherapists use a wide range of drug-free techniques to relief pain, restore function and prevent injury. Techniques include: […]