Our practice is located in the beautiful and peaceful countryside of Renhold, which is 2 miles to the north of the County Town of Bedford. Ample off road parking is available at the clinic and is free of charge. Our practice holds professional insurance and we provide flexible appointments to suit our clientele.
These are the most common group of injuries sustained under the banner of soft injury which can reflect many structures that are in the body.
These can result in damage to:
Soft tissue injuries occur for a variety of reasons, such as general accidents, sporting activities, physical work, poor posture, repetitive strain, overuse, work related activity and stress. There are a number of stages to which an injury will progress and these are:
Early treatment at the acute or sub acute stage is recommended for effective and efficient treatment
Injuries to the muscles and ligaments can take 3 to 6 months for full tissue/structure repair. Early treatment will be beneficial and effective in managing the injury through its recognised pathway of repair, which is:
Why do these injuries require prompt treatment?
Soft tissue injuries occur for a variety of reasons, such as general accidents, sporting activities, physical work, poor posture, stress and tension.
Untreated these injuries can exacerbate problems by increasing inflammation, pain, muscle spasm and system dysfunction. This may cause further injury to the muscles, tendons, ligaments and joints and therefore prolong recovery. Early treatment with adequate support and rehabilitation can help to repair and improve many of these conditions and prevent further deterioration