The treatment for a miniscule tear depends on the size of the tear, whether it’s unstable, whether it’s associated with other ligamentous injuries such as an ACL ligament injury and whether it’s causing any locking or jamming of the knees or mechanical symptoms. We normally get an MRI scan of… Continue Reading What is the treatment for a meniscus tear?

This next technique is for general knee pain or swelling so if you’re having general achyness in non- specific or point pain in the knee, this is a good technique to use and so what I’m going to have you do is take a piece of tape and tear it… Continue Reading KT Tape: General knee pain

Hi folks I’m Bob Schrupp physical therapist, Brad Heineck physical therapist, together we are the most famous physical therapists on the internet, in our opinion of course Bob, Brad can you heal your injured rotator cuff? That’s the question of the day, and we have that question a lot in… Continue Reading Can You Heal Your Injured Rotator Cuff? (Shoulder Pain & Weakness)

There can be many problems with the shoulder but we’re going to tape for just general shoulder pain. I’m going to tear off one peice and this piece we’re going to split so again perforate down the middle tear down the middle and it will automatically stop leaving you enough… Continue Reading KT Tape: General Shoulder Pain

A new way to heal ruptured eardrums could soon be music to the ears of doctors and patients. A ruptured eardrum is relatively common. As well as being painful, it makes it hard to hear and exposes the ear to infection. That’s because the eardrum acts as a barrier, keeping… Continue Reading Repairing the eardrum: The sound of self-healing