Musculoskeletal physiotherapy focuses on clinical assessment and diagnosis methods .musculoskeletal physiotherapists possessing a broad spectrum of manual therapy treatment techniques for effective and efficient diagnosis, treatment and prevention of muscle and joint problems. At Sterling Clinic experience has shown us that hands-on manual therapy coupled with targeted exercise prescription and education provides the best patient outcomes. Musculoskeletal physiotherapists focus is on high quality manual techniques remembering that effective application of any manual therapy technique requires a sound understanding of pain physiology, neuromotor control of movement, human behavioural sciences all delivered on a solid clinical reasoning platform.
What Is Musculoskeletal System?
The musculoskeletal system also known as the locomotor system is an organ system giving us the ability to move using the muscular and skeletal systems, providing form, support, stability, protection and movement to the body.
The musculoskeletal system is made up of the body’s bones (skeleton), muscles, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, joints, and other connective tissue that supports and binds tissues and organs together.