Physio For Sports Injuries

Sports injuries are a common occurrence, and can range from minor to severe. Physiotherapists are experts in the treatment and rehabilitation of sports injuries, and we can help athletes of all levels get back to their sport as quickly and safely as possible.

What do physiotherapists do?

Physiotherapists use a variety of techniques to treat sports injuries, including:

  • Manual therapy: This involves the use of hands-on techniques to improve range of motion, reduce pain, and increase flexibility.
  • Exercise therapy: Physiotherapists will prescribe exercises to strengthen the muscles both in the injured area and any others that affect the mechanics of that area to help prevent future injuries.
  • Taping and bracing: In some cases, physiotherapists may use tape or a brace to support the injured area and prevent further injury.
  • Education: Physiotherapists will educate athletes about their injury and how to prevent it from happening again.

How can physiotherapy help me recover from a sports injury?

Physiotherapy can help you recover from a sports injury in a number of ways:

  • Reduce pain: Physiotherapy can help to reduce pain and inflammation, which can help you to move more freely and get back to your sport sooner.
  • Improve range of motion: Physiotherapy can help to improve range of motion, which can help you to perform your sport at your best.
  • Increase strength: Physiotherapy can help to increase strength, which can help to prevent further injury.
  • Prevent re-injury: Physiotherapy can help you to identify and correct any movement patterns that may have contributed to your injury. This can help you to prevent re-injury in the future.

If you have suffered a sports injury, it is important to see a physiotherapist as soon as possible. The sooner you start treatment, the quicker and easier your recovery will be and the sooner you can return to what you love!

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Wallsend NSW 2287
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Redhead NSW 2290

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Fix It Physiotherapy was established in 2015 with a vision to providing a quality physio service by people who care. We are here to make a difference and prioritise the wellbeing of our local community first and foremost.

Our original clinic in Wallsend has helped over 15000 people and now employs 7 Physios and 2 Dietitians. In 2022 we opened a second clinic in Redhead with the aim to reach more people.