Do I need a hip MRI?

  Common causes of hip pain include muscle or tendon injuries, bursitis and arthritis. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is commonly used in the assessment of hip pain. It provides a high-resolution image of bone ligaments, tendons, muscles and other soft tissue structures.  However, MRI findings are not always the cause of hip pain. A recent […]

What does a Physiotherapist do during football game day?

As a private practice clinician working with teams, it is interesting the amount of questions I receive on ‘what does a physiotherapist do on competition/game day?’ Most people assume that a physiotherapist’s role is associated with just massage. In this Blog I will share my experience of a physiotherapist’s role on game day in football. […]

Concussion and the AFL

Concussion and the AFL Concussion is emerging as a major health issue particularly in sport. There is an increase  in research  into  the  area  which is  having a positive  impact  on  public  awareness and recognition. Concussion is common in the normal population after a fall or car accident and is well known in contact sports. […]