Central Booking905-277-1782


Open

Thumb Pain? Is it DeQuervain’s Tendonitis?

December 05 | 2022
Posted by Erin Mills Physiotherapy

0 comment

Why do you have thumb pain? Thumb Pain DeQuervain’s Tendonitis or thumb pain? There could be several potential factors why you have thumb pain. For instance, arthritis, trigger thumb, or DeQuervain’s Tendonitis. Though, the location of pain and difficulties performing activities can determine what is causing your thumb pain. However, the most common reason for thumb pain could be DeQuervain’s Tendonitis. Let us know something more in detail whether you have DeQuervain’s Tendonitis. What is DeQuervain’s Tendonitis and Thumb Pain? De Quervain’s Pain It is an inflammatory condition, where the sheath around the tendon gets constricted. As a result, it affects the tendons of the thumb and thumb side of the wrist causing pain. Therefore, it gives the inability to use the hand and wrist to their total functional capacity. What do the symptoms of DeQuervain’s Tendonitisfeel like? Firstly, there is severe…

Read More

Sciatica? 10 warning signs

November 28 | 2022
Posted by Erin Mills Physiotherapy

0 comment

What is Sciatica? Sciatica is a pain in the back, neck, or buttock that radiates to the leg or arm. Sciatica is also quite common and affects almost 40% of adults. It travels through the sciatic nerve, which starts in your lower back and extends to run down your leg.  A proper diagnosis that confirms and best sciatica treatment is all that you need to lead a pain-free life. Sciatica pain 10 signs which confirm the diagnosis Before knowing about sciatica treatment, one needs to understand the nature of pain. The symptoms of sciatica are as follows: – Calf pain – pain that stretches down the lower leg and back of the knee. Lower back pain running down the leg.  A pull sensation from your lower back to buttocks and thigh, that further extends from calf to the foot. A pain in your butt or leg that…

Read More

5 reasons you might need walking aids

November 28 | 2022
Posted by Erin Mills Physiotherapy

0 comment

Why do you need a walking aid? Elderly man independent in walking Restricted and reduced ability to walk and perform your daily chores can impact your quality of life. Walking aids are devices designed to help people walk and can be used by individuals of any age. As a result, this improves your quality of life by making you independent and confident. Here are some reasons that will indicate you need walking aids. difficulties walking whether it’s due to pain. frequent falls or fear of falling. tiring quickly. decreased balance. difficulty putting weight on a body part, post-surgery, or any other reason. What types of walking aids are available? The categories of walking aids include crutches, canes, and walkers, and has their own pros and cons. Below are general overviews of the most common types of walking aids. crutches, often prescribed to individuals following an injury…

Read More

Few things to know about your heel pain

November 03 | 2022
Posted by Erin Mills Physiotherapy

0 comment

What is heel pain? What causes your heel pain? Heel pain could be from any reason either your inflamed plantar fascia causing plantar fasciitis or any abnormal bony growth causing heel spurs. To get in further details plantar fasciitis is an irritation and inflammation to the tissue that runs at the bottom of the foot extending from the heel to the toes, causing heel pain. It supports the arch of the foot which helps in shock absorption. On other side, heel spur is when a bony outgrowth forms on the heel, which causes heel pain while walking and standing. What are the causes of heel pain? Causes are not limited to high and low arches causing irritation to the plantar fascia with running, jogging, playing any sports, prolonged standing and walking. Also, any strain or tear to the fascia. As a result, if this condition is…

Read More

Trapezius Muscle Pain and Soreness.

September 27 | 2022
Posted by Erin Mills Physiotherapy

0 comment

Pain, soreness and neck stiffness is a common complaint with our busy and sedentary lifestyles. This kind of neck pain and soreness you are experiencing most probably could be from Trapezius Muscle. Here we will discuss how to lower your neck pain and soreness and show you some stretches you could do to relive stiffness. Location of the muscle: The main muscle that usually gets sore and painfull is called Trapezius muscle. . Trapezius is located on the sides of your neck spanning from the back of your head to the mid back. Areas of Pain: When this muscle gets sore it could cause significant pain in the angles of your neck, headaches and upper back pain. Various Causes for Trapezius muscle pain: Heavy Lifting This if not done in correct form could strain your trapezius muscle. Stress Usually you tend to tighten your muscles when stressed and trapezius muscle…

Read More

FEEDS

RECENT POSTS

CATEGORIES

ARCHIVES


Book An Appointment

Book An Appointment

Please select the Circle and click the Submit button.

Refresh
Submit