treatment


Tennis Elbow – would an injection help?

We get asked on many occasions if an injection would help for tennis elbow. People ask this because, historically it has been provided as the main treatment. Often an injection offers good short-term pain relief, or the patient’s friends have had this done. However, are we doing far more harm […]


What is acupuncture?

In our physiotherapy clinics in Tauranga acupuncture is another treatment option during a session and we usually use it alongside traditional physiotherapy treatments. Acupuncture is originally based on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) but over the last 10 years or so has become almost a normal treatment option in many physiotherapy […]


My injury doesn’t stop me training; it can’t be bad enough for Physiotherapy?

        What is Physio? And Why BIA? What happens on the first assessment? History of Injury             One of the most important things we do on your initial assessment session is make sure we have a thorough knowledge of your injury; how it happened, how it feels […]


Vertigo/Dizziness

BPPV We have noticed in the clinic lately that a lot more patients are coming in complaining of vertigo or dizziness. CAUSES There are many problems that can cause dizziness but one very common cause is calcium crystals stuck in your inner ear (also known as Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo – […]