Arm Pain and Physiotherapy Singapore
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Arm pain refers to any kinds or types of discomfort or pain in the
arm, hand and shoulder region, essentially from the shoulder all the way
to the fingers. Your arms consists of bones, muscles, joints, tendons,
ligaments, nerves, skins, blood vessels etc; of which, all can be
injured, infected or traumatized to cause arm pain.
in the arm may last for a short moment, or be present constantly, or it
can be there intermittently, coming on and off. It can be at a very
specific location, or it can affect a wide area, or it may travel or
radiate to other locations. Arm pain types includes aching pain,
stabbing pain, tingling pain, electrical pain, throbbing pain, cramping
pain - the list goes on.
If you have pins and
needles and tinglings, with or without the presence of a burning
sensation - this is referred as paresthesia. The spectrum of pain
experience varies from being a simple discomfort or minor irritation, or
it can be moderate to severely painful that it may disrupt the movement
in your hand, and stop you from using your hand actively.
of arm pain are from a wide variety of causes, including injury by
trauma or blows, to internal problems such as cancer or nerve
degeneration, or repetitive strain injuries. In some cases, pain in the
arm may be referred or radiate from other parts of the body such as the
back and neck, due to problems such as trigger points.
typical physiotherapy, hand therapy or occupational therapy session
will start off with an in-depth assessment of the nature of the onset,
factors that aggravate or contribute to the problem, previous medical
history, and any other pertinent or relevant medical information. Then
we will test physically and manually to assess exactly what is the core
problem, and treat it accordingly.
Commonly, we will first decrease the amount of pain experienced by providing pain relief exercises or modalities such as Ultrasound or Cold Therapy
to accelerate healing and decrease the amount of inflammation and pain;
then moving on to deal with increasing the functional movements and
range of motion, then strength and dexterity using Exercise and Movement therapy. We may also use joint Manipulation & Mobilization whenever appropriate.
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Our Physio & Rehab Expertise
Specialist Rehab Group works with specialist physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of expert care to our patients.
Areas of specialization
- physiotherapy: back and neck (spine), sports, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle
- hand therapy: forearm, wrist, hand and fingers
- podiatrist: leg, calf, ankle, foot and toes
- read more on our specializations here
All our therapists are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM). See our entire team here by location and specialization.
Initially, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough
assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to
help you recover. They then provide
expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific
exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term
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We are a wholly Singapore Private Limited group of licensed physiotherapists, hand therapists, podiatrists, chiropractors, sports massage therapists, clinical pilates practitioners and TCM physicians practicing in our scope of rehabilitation and its areas of specializations. As listed in our website are the list of services we provide our clients as referred by their medical doctors or by self referrals/word of mouth.
The range of rehabilitation results vary from patients to patients, depending on a variety of factors and reasons such as severity of condition, genetics, gender and age. However, we will still deliver the best evidence-based-practice of physiotherapy, hand therapy, TCM, sports training and deep tissue release therapy that we can deliver.
The information available on this site is for educational purposes only, if you need a full professional advise on physiotherapy, hand therapy and occupational therapy, please schedule an appointment with us by contacting our staff by Call/SMS/WhatsApp at xx, thanks!