I tore my hip labrum playing tennis

I tore my hip labrum playing tennis

With tongue in cheek, I firmly believe that, as a physio, I should be exempt from being injured like a normal person. After all, I spend my life fixing other people’s injuries, so surely karma should be on my side – or so my irrational brain tells me. In...
Making friends with doctors

Making friends with doctors

 I have a Venn diagram that I talk about a lot, in which there are three main elements of a great surgical outcome: a great surgeon, a great therapist, and a great patient.  Where they overlap is the relationships between each of them; and the sweet spot in the middle...
Case study: Knee pain connected to a pelvis injury

Case study: Knee pain connected to a pelvis injury

I’d like to introduce one of my superstar patients. Please meet lovely accountant, entrepreneur and mum of two Rachel, who is so chuffed with her progress that she’s given me permission to tell her story. Rachel was hit by a car 3 years ago, while being a good...