Controlled Articular Rotations (CARs) - What are they and why should you do them?

Controlled Articular Rotations (CARs) - What are they and why should you do them?

Friday, October 18, 2019

Have you ever felt that you are quite flexible but when performing a movement or lifting a weight you can’t achieve the range of motion that you want? Can you stretch you muscles and joints a long way but when you have to do it under load that all changes? We see this at Physio Inq South Penrith all the time! If this sounds like you then keep reading! You need to learn the difference between flexibility and mobility and furthermore, how to improve the mobility, not just the flexibility of your joints. We also have a previous blog on the difference between balance and stabilityRead more

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The 411 on our pilates classes

The 411 on our pilates classes

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Have you heard about the wonders of pilates – stretch and core classes that we offer at our Physio Inq South Penrith clinic? Are you thinking of taking up this form of exercise or just wondering what all the fuss is about? Read ahead as we offer some of the common questions when it comes to starting pilates. At Physio Inq South Penrith we offer matt based pilates – core and stretch classes.  Read more

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19th hole driving range Penrith - a great place to work on your game!

19th hole driving range Penrith - a great place to work on your game!

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

As many of my patients and you readers would know by now, I love my golf, and if I’m not in the clinic, I can probably be found on a golf course somewhere, and if not, I might just be at a driving range working on my game. Just last week I ducked into Penrith’s newest, revamped, driving range; The 19th hole. Read more

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You have tight hamstrings: Or do you?

You have tight hamstrings: Or do you?

Thursday, July 11, 2019

At least on a weekly basis, and probably even more often, I will hear from a patient: “I have really tight hamstring” or “I’ve been told I have really tight hamstrings”. The main reason for this statement is that the patient cannot reach their toes. Often this hamstring tightness is what is blamed fir many injuries they have developed or may develop including low back pain, achilles tendon pain, ankle sprains and of course feeling tight and sore in the legs. Read more

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