Human Integrated Performance offers physiotherapy services as an integral form of health care to achieve your personal best. Our Edmonton Physiotherapists help restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability. Our physio’s pinpoint an injury’s root causes and provide treatment, exercise, and tools to reduce pain and get to back to activity quickly and safely. As part of our integrated team, our physiotherapists work hand in hand with all of our providers to ensure the best level of care. At the core of our approach is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in their treatment. Physiotherapists focus on both prevention and rehabilitation. Treatment can be for problems caused by injury, disease or disability.
Your sessions will be unique, because it is all about you and your particular needs. In general, here’s what happens when you see our physiotherapists:
- An intake to learn about your medical history
- An assesses and diagnoses your condition
- You receive a treatment plan to help you achieve your goals
- You are prescribed a course of exercises and any assistive devices needed
TENNIS AND GOLFER'S ELBOW
Golfer's Elbow, also known as medial epicondylitis, is caused by repetitive stress and or weakness of the muscles which flex your wrist and fingers. Pain or tenderness is local to the inside of the elbow, and can also move down the forearm and into the hand.
Patients often report pain or weakness on either the inside or outside of the elbow which is worsened with computer work, lifting or gripping and repetitive activities. There are many ways that tennis and golfer's elbow can be successfully treated, including Shockwave, Graston or Active Release. It is importation to ice the elbow to help reduce inflammation during the healing process.