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December 21, 2019
Chondromalacia Patella- Grading System and Treatment

Chondromalacia patella, more commonly referred to as runners knee, is a condition where the cartilage along the underside of the kneecap begins to soften and deteriorates over time.  When looking at the anatomy of the knee, the patella, or kneecap is designed to glide over a narrow groove on the top of the femur.  Due […]

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December 18, 2019
Scaphoid Fracture- Symptoms and Treatments

The scaphoid is one of eight carpal bones that make up the wrist joint.  Relative to the rest of the carpal bones it has a long curved shape to it and is located on the thumb side of the wrist.  It functions as an important mobilizer and stabilizer within the wrist joint.  When looking at […]

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December 13, 2019
Wrist Pain: Could it be your TFCC (Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex)?

What is the TFCC and how is it injured?  The triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) is a small structure located between your ulna (a long bone of the forearm) and the lunate and triquetrum (small cube-like bones in your wrist). The TFCC is located on the pinky finger side of your wrist, right where the wrist […]

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December 11, 2019
Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: Are PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) Injections Helpful?

An Overview of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis For a multitude of factors, many people will develop osteoarthritis (OA) as they age, with the most significant risk factors being obesity, previous joint injuries, genetics, older age, and being of the female gender. In its simplest terms, OA results from wear and tear of the joints over […]

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December 4, 2019
ACL Injuries - Treatments and Risks

ACL injuries occur typically from a non-contact force such as sudden deceleration. In these scenarios, the quick deceleration causes a forceful contraction of the quadriceps muscle, which pulls on the tibia (shin bone) causing it to dislocate anteriorly (forwards). However, these injuries can occur in traumatic fashions as well, such as a blow to the […]

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November 27, 2019
Scaphoid Fracture of the Wrist

The wrist is made up of 8 small carpal bones arranged in two rows. The scaphoid bone is an obliquely oriented bone that can be found on the radial (thumb) side of the wrist. It is the most commonly fractured carpal bone in the hand accounting for 60-70% of all hand fractures. The majority of […]

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November 19, 2019
Hamstring Physiotherapy Explained

A hamstring injury is a result of the excessive load of the musculotendinous unit. These injuries can present a real challenge for both rehabilitation professionals and athletes alike, as muscle injuries account for ~ 1/3 of all sports-related injuries. It can occur in several manners such as a high velocity concentric (shortening) contraction of the […]

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November 13, 2019
Things to Know About Elbow Anatomy

Time for a quick anatomy tutorial on the elbow joint. This joint, located between the shoulder and wrist joints, plays a major role in our daily tasks. Hinge Joint The joint is known as a “hinge joint”. The movement at this joint takes place between 3 bones: The radius (1/2 of the forearm) The ulna […]

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November 5, 2019
5 Things You Need to Know About Tendinopathy

“Tendonitis”. Common words that are used for all types of pain in joints, from the ankle, all the way up to the wrist, elbow and shoulder. But what does it mean? Tendinopathies are altered healing responses of the tendon, which, when we analyze this tendon, show features that include alterations in the cells that make […]

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October 29, 2019
Rotator cuff tears of the Shoulder

If you’ve suffered a recent injury to your shoulder and it is remaining sore and stiff … you may have a rotator cuff tear?  How will you know?  The first thing to do is to see your physiotherapist for an evaluation.  Taking a proper history of how and when your symptoms began is key in […]

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Panther Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Centres are a network of ten clinics, physiotherapist operated, serving Calgary and surrounding areas. Our team offers a wide range of services including physiotherapy, massage therapy, and sports injury rehabilitation to help our clients reduce pain and recover from injuries. Panther Sports Medicine has been proudly serving our community for over 30 years.
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