Desk Setup Tips

Desk Setup Tips

By E-Lynn Tan, Physiotherapist   Does your occupation require you to be in front of a screen for long hours? Are you getting neck pain and headaches because of it?   When you sit for a long period, your gluteal muscles, hip flexors and rectus femoris get...
Unravelling Hip Osteoarthritis

Unravelling Hip Osteoarthritis

By Nick Nyman, Physiotherapist Hip osteoarthritis unfortunately can be a common part of the ageing experience. Whilst we have limited ability to reverse the arthritis itself, there is lots that can be done in slowing its progression, limiting the pain felt and most...
Get rid of my Headache!

Get rid of my Headache!

Sick of Headaches? Headaches are a condition that affects our lives more than we like to admit. Be it a mild pulsating ache in the background or a throbbing pain behind the eyes, it is annoying. Let’s face it, waking up with headaches on a daily basis is NOT normal...
Lower Back Pain – what causes it?

Lower Back Pain – what causes it?

Your lower back is a complex structure made up of bones, discs, joints, nerves, ligaments and muscles, all working together to provide a base of support for your body. This complex structure is susceptible to injury and pain and to avoid that, it needs to be stable,...
TMJ – How Physio Can Help Your Jaw Pain

TMJ – How Physio Can Help Your Jaw Pain

By Jeremy Wisdom, Physiotherapist Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome is a pain in the jaw joint. The TMJ can be found just in front of your ear when you open and close your mouth. There are a variety of reasons why jaw pain occurs and numerous symptoms – for...
Shoulder Pain – Anatomy, how it works, why it hurts!

Shoulder Pain – Anatomy, how it works, why it hurts!

By Jeremy Wisdom, Physiotherapist Shoulder pain is a common complaint we treat at Wisdom Physiotherapy. Shoulders are the linchpin of many movement functions and control, and once pain sets in, it can make day-to-day activities extremely painful and difficult to do....