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ACL Injury Physiotherapy Toronto

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear One of the most common knee injuries to the knee ligments, particularly as a result of sports, is an anterior cruciate ligament tear aka ACL tear. Individuals who are involved in sports that involve running, jumping, or quick pivoting movements such as soccer, tennis, volleyball, basketball are more susceptible to damage of their anterior cruciate ligaments. …

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Rotator-Cuff-Physiotherapy

Rotator Cuff Physiotherapy

Rotator Cuff Physiotherapy What is Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tendonitis? The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint. These muscles give the joint support and also allow us to move our arm.  Rotator cuff tendonitis occurs when any one of these tendons becomes irritated and inflamed.  Rotator cuff tendonitis is sometimes also known as …

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Radial Tunnel Syndrome

Radial Tunnel Syndrome

Radial Tunnel Syndrome Radial tunnel syndrome, sometimes also known as supinator syndrome, refers to increased pressure and compressive forces on the radial nerve as it passes through the forearm and elbow. The symptoms of this condition are can appear similar to the symptoms of tennis elbow. Therefore, there is a need for a precise, in-depth examination with a Physiotherapist who can apply the …

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Broken Collarbone Physiotherapy Toronto

Clavicle Fracture aka Broken Collarbone

Clavicle Fracture aka Broken Collarbone The clavicle, also known as the collarbone, is the bone at the front of your shoulder that connects your arm to your body. It helps to stabilize the shoulder and arm as they move and helps to protect nearby nerves and blood vessels. A clavicle fracture is the medical term for a broken collarbone. The clavicle …

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