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Musculoskeletal Injuries Treatment

Musculoskeletal Injuries Treatment

Southgate Physio clinic presents therapeutic and personalised services for treating musculo skeletal injuries.

Musculoskeletal injuries comprise the largest chunk of Sports as well as work related injuries. Whether you are running on a playground or sitting in your office chair, you have equal chances of musculoskeletal injuries in both of the situations.

While the cause of sports related musculoskeletal injuries is obvious, work related musculoskeletal injuries can be caused due to a number of known or unknown factors.

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Musculoskeletal disorder is a common problem in the modern era. Don’t let it stop you from enjoying your life. Southgate Physio is always ready to keep you running!

Southgate Physio located in North London, UK provides diagnosis and bespoke therapeutic treatment of such musculoskeletal injuries. The clinic even specialises in spinal injuries pre and post-operative rehabilitation, apart from routine therapies that are provided for treating strained or torn ligaments and muscles.

We use Acupuncture, electrotherapy and Manual therapy in conjunction with therapeutic exercises to help you heal faster.

What is Musculoskeletal Injury Treatment?

It is an injury that affects the musculoskeletal system as well as normal movements of the human body. Musculoskeletal conditions such as arthritis and back pain have affected around 18.8 million people across the United Kingdom in 2017.

There are many types of manual therapies that experts use to treat people having spinal alignment issues.  Apart from these therapies, medications including nonsteroidal, and anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) can also help to soothe musculoskeletal injuries and pain.

At Southgate Physio, a team of well-trained and experienced therapists provide proven therapies to treat this disorder.

Causes of Musculoskeletal Injury 

The wear and tear of regular activities may damage the muscle tissues. Sometimes, a traumatised area (caused by jerking movement, accidents, fractures, falls, sprains, or dislocations) can also arise musculoskeletal pain. Other facts causing this disorder include:

  • Postural strain
  • Overuse
  • Prolonged immobilisation
  • Repetitive movements
  • Spinal alignments due to poor body mechanics
  • Muscle shortening

Symptoms of Musculoskeletal Disorders/Pain

People suffering from musculoskeletal disorders often struggle with pain . Their muscles may give a feeling of being pulled out or overworked. Some people experience muscle twitch or burn as well. Some common symptoms of musculoskeletal issues are:

  • Pain
  • Fatigue
  • Sleep disturbances

Are you facing any of these symptoms? Book your appointment online now with our experts!

How is Musculoskeletal Pain Diagnosed and Treated?

Generally, physiotherapists perform a thorough physical examination and analyse the medical history of a patient to diagnose the problem. Many treatments are available for musculoskeletal disorders. The physiotherapists prescribe the treatment considering the problem that has caused the issue.

Some popular treatments are:

  • Physiotherapy treatment including Manual therapy and exercise therapy
  • Shockwave treatment
  • Acupuncture
  • Biofeedback techniques
  • Therapeutic massage
  • Injections with anesthetic or anti-inflammatory medications in or around the affected areas

How Does Musculoskeletal Injury Treatment Help?

Science-backed therapies are the most used and trusted remedies for musculoskeletal injury. At Southgate Physio, our therapists always check the medical reports and history to decide a safe and effective treatment for the patient. They then formulate a bespoke treatment plan that can help the patient get rid of pain and help muscle recovery in a short time.

Why Choose Southgate Physio for Musculoskeletal Injury Treatment?

Southgate Physio North London is a renowned clinic offering diagnosis and cost-effective treatment of musculoskeletal injuries. We have a team of experts with a specialisation in spinal injuries, and pre- and post-operative rehabilitation management. Our therapies differ from routine therapies, which are meant for treating strained or torn ligaments.

Our team provides acupuncture, electrotherapy, and manual therapy, shockwave treatment coupled with therapeutic exercises that can help the patients recover faster.

To book your musculoskeletal injuries physiotherapy appointment, simply contact us, give our expert musculoskeletal therapists a call on 02083686767 or email us on or have a visit to our Southgate Physio clinic in North London, United Kingdom.

General Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What are the most common musculoskeletal injuries?
Most common types of musculoskeletal disorders include back pain, tendonitis, strains, etc

2. How long does a musculoskeletal injury last?
It entirely depends on the exact reason that has caused the injury and its severity.

3. What does musculoskeletal pain feel like?
This experience varies from one person to another from aches to sharp stabbing pain.

Looking for home visit physiotherapy or advanced musculoskeletal injury treatment? Call us on 02083686767 or email us at


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