52017Oct
Shockwave Therapy for Frozen Shoulder

Shockwave Therapy for Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder, also referred to as adhesive capsulitis, is a painful condition which causes stiffness and a limited range of motion in the shoulder. Shoulder pain from this condition can be caused by an injury due to overuse of the shoulder muscles. Frozen shoulder can also be a result of medical conditions such as diabetes…

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162017Aug
Treating Tennis Elbow with Physiotherapy

Treating Tennis Elbow with Physiotherapy

Get back in the Game: Treating Tennis Elbow with Physiotherapy Despite the connotation to Tennis, many common physical activities can lead to what medical professionals call “lateral epicondylitis,” or tennis elbow. The condition is felt as a sharp or recurring pain focused on the outside of the arm, typically where the forearm meets the elbow….

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82017Aug
Arthritis pain? treat it with physiotherapy

Arthritis pain? treat it with physiotherapy

Physiotherapy for Arthritis Arthritis is a disorder characterized by inflammation of the joint. Symptoms include joint pain and stiffening of the joints. The two major Arthritis types include Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis Arthritis. Rheumatoid Arthritis induces the immune system to destroy its own tissues, especially those that surround most joints. Osteoarthritis Arthritis is as a…

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192017Jul
Physiotherapy – The Answer to Fall Prevention in Seniors

Physiotherapy – The Answer to Fall Prevention in Seniors

What are the Risks of Falling? The risk of falling is a common problem for older people that can have serious implications. As we age, important senses like balance and eyesight get worse. Reaction time is lessened and so avoiding accidents can become difficult, making a fall possible. Unfortunately, seniors at home and in long…

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122017May
Shockwave Therapy for Plantar Fasciitis

Shockwave Therapy for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a common condition characterized by painful heels that can take the pep out of your step. This painful condition can keep you from fully enjoying your life. Fortunately, there are ways to help including extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) at Pro Fusion Rehab Physiotherapy clinics in both Pickering and Milton, Ontario. What is…

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262017Apr
Gardening Tips from Your Physiotherapist

Gardening Tips from Your Physiotherapist

Amidst all of your garden planning ideas for your spring garden, remember to take the necessary steps to prevent injuring yourself in your garden. Those who garden often sometimes end up in pain from spending hours engrossed in various gardening activities. In case you are not aware of what’s happening, gardening can cause orthopedic injuries….

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