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Posture correcting exercises for Kyphosis
Posture correcting exercises for Kyphosis 18 Feb 2019

Postural curvature is a major cause of pain and tension in shoulders and upper back, but did you know that it can have repercussions on your overall health? Today Tanvi Tiwari, senior physiotherapist at Capital Physio, looks at a specific [...]

What causes you to get a dead leg?
What causes you to get a dead leg? 30 Jan 2019

You know that feeling when you get out of bed and you just can’t feel your leg? Or if you bang the side of your leg against a table and find yourself collapsing on to the floor? That’s dead leg [...]

Forget Plantar Fasciitis in five steps
Forget Plantar Fasciitis in five steps 28 Jan 2019

At Capital Physio we pride ourselves on helping you feel better quickly. We also love to help you understand your injury or condition in detail. Today the spotlight is on plantar fasciitis. Nick Chatziviltsos, Chartered Physiotherapist at Capital Physio, is [...]

Symptoms And Solutions Of Torn Ligaments
Symptoms And Solutions Of Torn Ligaments 23 Jan 2019

Torn ligaments are painful, activity-limiting and require bespoke rehabilitation programs. In this blog James Ticehurst, Physiotherapist at Capital Physio, explains what ligaments are, what injuries can happen to them and how ligament tears are treated.   What are ligaments? Ligaments [...]

Five common reasons for inside knee pain
Five common reasons for inside knee pain 21 Jan 2019

Pain on the inside of the knee (medial knee pain) can happen to anyone, whether you’re a runner, footballer or casual gym-goer. Today, Capital Physio’s physiotherapist Matt looks in detail at five of the most common causes of medial knee [...]

The Connection between Sleep & Pain
The Connection between Sleep & Pain 7 Jan 2019

We all know that a great night’s sleep helps us to feel good and perform better. But did you know that there is a strong relationship between the quality of sleep and how you experience pain? In this blog Physiotherapist [...]

Weightlifting and the benefit of massage therapy
Weightlifting and the benefit of massage therapy 26 Nov 2018

We are excited to announce that we now offer massage therapy at our Deansgate clinic in Central Manchester. Meet massage therapist Lisa Ulyatt, who is here to share the benefits of massage for weightlifters, from the regular gym-goer to the [...]

Conditioning for Hikers
Conditioning for Hikers 29 Oct 2018

If you’re a keen hiker then you’ll know that to cover the distance you want to on your favourite hikes, endurance and stamina are key. In this blog our Capital Physio physiotherapist Omkar looks at how to condition your body [...]

Hiking: Top 5 Exercises
Hiking: Top 5 Exercises 24 Sep 2018

Strength and flexibility are key to keeping your body in condition, injury-free, and ready for hiking and climbing to your heart’s content. Here are Omkar’s five favourite exercises which will strengthen your feet, legs, glutes and lower back, and protect [...]