Taping of joints is used to provide support to unstable or hypermobile joints. It can also help to increase the sensory input and improve the control of the supported joint. The Kinesio Taping Method is designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process while allowing support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting…Details
Return to play programs are designed to aid a smooth transition back to the athlete’s previous level of competition. This helps to restore the athlete’s confidence in the affected area through a stepwise progression of exercises and functional movement tests.
From the weekend golfer to the professional, the modern day golfer recognises the significant impact improved fitness levels can have on golf performance. ID physio utilizes the Titleist performance Institute http://www.mytpi.com ) assessment model to help identify areas limiting the golfers ability. Ian Dowling physio in conjunction with the TPI assessment model will help to…Details
One of the strengths of a chartered physiotherapist is their ability to recognize abnormal movement patterns and to develop exercise programs that will work to correct and strengthen client’s movement patterns. Following a comprehensive full body assessment and in collaboration with the clients goals an exercise program will be devised catered to their unique needs.
Dry needling is a treatment technique that evolved from the work of Dr. Janet Travell and David G. Simons. Their pioneering work lead to the evolution of modern dry needling. It involves the insertion of very fine needles into a trigger point (tight muscle band) to illicit a local twitch response from the painful muscle.…Details
There are numerous hands-on treatment techniques that may be used to help alleviate the patient’s pain. These include joint mobilisations, manipulation, soft tissue massage, myofascial release and neural mobilisations.