Musculoskeletal medicine deals with the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the muscles and bones (musculoskeletal system) and the impact of these conditions upon your everyday life.
Musculoskeletal medicine incorporates aspects of physical therapy, spinal manipulation, joint, ligament and muscle injections, acupuncture, exercise therapy, and assistance in helping with your pain.
The Musculoskeletal Medicine team includes musculoskeletal physicians, acupuncturists, specialist nursing staff, a podiatrist, a physiotherapist and an osteopath.
What are musculoskeletal conditions?
Musculoskeletal conditions include common ailments such as neck and back pain in addition to discomfort in muscles and joints. Symptoms can result from injury, lack of exercise, inflammation, infection, or the normal aging process.