18 Aug 2013
Mrs S presented with a 6 week history of right elbow pain which had developed after a period of home renovations. She also had a left hip problem that she had put up with for years. She was having difficulty getting undressed, brushing her teeth and combing her hair due to her elbow pain, and the hip was painful after 15-20min of driving. A thorough whole body examination revealed that ..
18 Aug 2013
Mrs W presented recently with a 12 month history of right elbow and forearm pain extending to her wrist. This had come on gradually without any trauma. This was affecting her ability to write and use her computer, and was worse at the end of the day. She could not lift simple objects without pain, and even putting petrol in her car was painful. A thorough whole body examination of her ..
17 Jul 2012
Ms C consulted us recently with a 3 year history of R Tennis Elbow, after having undergone 4 cortisone injections. Ultrasound scans showed a partial thickness tear in her extensor tendon. She was extremely frustrated and had stopped her personal training, Pilates and cycling due to elbow pain. She also had difficulty with carrying groceries, using her computer for more than 15min with ..
19 Mar 2012
Mrs K is a 50 year old disability worker who presented with a four month history of right lateral elbow pain(often known as Tennis Elbow) after a manual handling injury at work. She had seen her GP who had arranged an autologous blood injection 2 months ago. This had helped but Mrs K was still on light duties at work. She was also having problems ironing, brushing her teeth and being on t ..