Entries by Alex Fielding

Imaging For Low Back Pain

X-Rays, CTs and MRIs and other forms of imaging for low back pain are the most unnecessarily ordered scans in Australia. In fact both the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) and Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) have both come out and said: “Don’t perform imaging for patients with non specific acute low […]

Tendon Pain? Should I Massage it?

Something that’s a pet hate of ours at the moment, and it’s got something to do with your tendons! If you are getting pain at either the outside of your elbow or just below your knee cap and the first thing who ever is treating you has done is give them a good massage. The […]

Injuries suck! What should I do?

Don’t let injuries hold you back. Injuries suck! There is no doubt about it. One of the most common thing we hear around the clinics in Dural and Granville is, “I’ve got X but I wasn’t sure whether I needed to see somone about it. This thought is really common, your life is busy, the […]