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  • July 9, 2019

    ACL

    The ACL is an extremely important ligament that stabilises the knee joint during multidirectional movements such as pivoting, jumping/landing and direction changes. Injury to this ligament can be a devastating and expensive injury and can potentially be a career-ending injury...

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  • June 17, 2019

    Plantar-Fasciitis

    What is Plantar-Fasciitis? Plantar-fasciitis is a common cause of pain in the region under the foot. It is irritation of the band-like structure located under the foot (the ‘plantar’ side of the foot), called your plantar-fascia. The word ‘itis’ translates...

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  • May 27, 2019

    Vertigo

    Most people are unaware that Physiotherapy can be extremely helpful for Vertigo. Specifically at Dr7 Physiotherapy and Podiatry Yokine, our Physiotherapists can treat a type of Vertigo called Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV for short – what a mouthful!). Generally...

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  • May 14, 2019

    Rib Dysfunction

    Rib Dysfunction Have you ever felt a sharp sensation around your shoulder blade or mid-back during certain twisting, lifting and abrupt movements? Chances are you may be experiencing dysfunction around your rib joint/s. Read on to find out more…  ...

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  • April 29, 2019

    Fungal nail infections

    What is a fungal nail infection? Fungal nail infections, also known as onychomycosis or tinea unguium, are a common infection of the nail plate and/or nail bed. Most fungal nail infections are caused by dermatophytes, a type of fungus that...

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