Building Blocks Medical and Family Medicine Practice provides specialised and customised services in the areas of Injury Assessment, such as sprains, strains, sporting injuries, post-surgery rehab, musculoskeletal pain as well as treatment and rehabilitation for the elderly with balance issues, arthritis and osteoarthritis management.
Sprained Ankle: A sprained ankle occurs when the ankle ligaments are overstretched, this varies in severity from mild to complete ligament rupture, avulsion fractures or broken bones.
The seven most common sports injuries are:
- Ankle sprain
- Groin pull
- Hamstring strain
- Shin splints
- Knee injury:
- Tennis elbow (epicondylitis)
You will almost certainly require exercise progression to fully regain your strength, flexibility and function. At BBM we’ll happily assist you in your post-operative care. We are familiar with the treatment protocols prescribed by most Orthopedic Surgeons in Perth. We’ll happily lease with your surgeon to determine any specific requirements based on your individual surgery.
Geriatric Physiotherapy at BBM covers a wide area of problems concerning the elderly.There are many conditions that affect people as they grow older and include but are not limited to arthritis, osteoporosis, cancer, hip and joint replacement, balance disorders etc.
Physiotherapists play a key role in enabling older people to use a number of body’s systems fully to enhance mobility and independence. All of these people get great benefit, maintaining their physical independence for longer with the education and treatment plans provided by our Physios.