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Common Conditions

Common conditions that Sport & Exercise Medicine Specialists manage:

  • Neck and back problems related to sport, work or other daily activities
  • SIJ (sacro-iliac joint) pain and dysfunction
  • Foot, ankle, knee, elbow and wrist joint sprains
  • Muscle strains and tears
  • Tendon problems (tendinopathy, ‘tendinitis’, strains) eg Achilles, patellar, golfer’s elbow, tennis elbow etc
  • Stress fractures eg foot, ankle, leg, hip, spine etc
  • Shoulder conditions eg impingement, frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Foot conditions eg plantar fasciitis, morton’s neuroma etc
  • Lower leg problems eg ‘shin splints’ (medial tibial stress syndrome), chronic compartment syndrome
  • Other acute and overuse/chronic injuries
  • Advice on starting or increasing physical activity for health or weight management
  • Staying or becoming active in the presence of injury or long term illness
  • Advice on exercise during pregnancy
  • Unexplained underperformance syndrome