On the Right Track: Your Go-To Physiotherapy for Running Injuries

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Physiotherapy for Running Injuries

Running, one of the purest forms of exercise, offers numerous benefits for our physical and mental health. However, the repetitive impact and demands of running often lead to injuries. Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner or a casual jogger, the risk of injury is always present. But fear not! My clinic, led by Solomon Canevaro, a physiotherapist with a passion for running and expertise in sports injuries, is here to ensure you keep running towards your goals, injury-free.

Physiotherapy for Achilles Tendinopathy: The Runner’s Heel

Physiotherapy for pain and stiffness in the Achilles tendon

Achilles tendinopathy is a common plight among runners, characterized by pain and stiffness in the  This injury often stems from overuse, improper footwear, or a sudden increase in training intensity. As an expert physiotherapist, I tackle this issue this issue with a combination of manual therapy, eccentric exercises, and personalized advice on training modifications to ensure a safe return to running.

Physiotherapy for Calf Tears: More Than Just a Strain

Physiotherapy for runners with Calf tears

A sudden “pop” or pain in the back of your leg might indicate a calf tear, a runner’s nightmare. My approach begins with a thorough assessment to determine the severity of the tear, followed by a tailored rehabilitation program. Techniques such as soft tissue massage, stretching, and gradual strengthening exercises are employed to facilitate recovery while minimizing the risk of re-injury.

Physiotherapy for Anterior Knee Pain: Navigating Runner’s Knee

Physiotherapy for Runnners with knee pain

Anterior knee pain, often dubbed “runner’s knee,” can be a persistent hindrance to your running routine. My clinic focuses on identifying the root cause of your pain, which could range from muscular imbalances to poor running mechanics. Treatment may include exercises to strengthen the knee, hip, and core muscles, alongside advice on running form and appropriate footwear.

Physiotherapy for Tibial Stress Fractures: A Warning to Heed

Tibial stress fractures are a telltale sign of overtraining and inadequate recovery. This injury requires a delicate balance between rest and rehabilitation. I employ a phased approach, starting with rest and gentle cross-training activities, followed by specific exercises to gradually rebuild strength and resilience in the bone.

Read some reviews from my patients whom I’ve treated for running-related injuries

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Dulwich Patient Review of Physiotherapy treatment received for Achilles Tendinopathy Injury

Mark Robson’s Review

Solomon is an excellent physiotherapist (and a very nice person). I have seen significant improvements with my Achilles injury as a result of his work over the last few months. I would recommend him to anyone.

Location: Near Dulwich

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South London Patient Review of Physiotherapy treatment received for Anterior Knee Pain

Mariel James’s Review

I was highly impressed with Solomon and would readily recommend him. He saw me for a longstanding knee issue and gave me a rehab regime that I was confident in and advice on how to adapt this should the injury flare up. He checked all my technique (which I was surprised to hear wasn’t perfect (!) given that I’ve had lots of physio before) and improved it so that I’d get more out of my exercises. Solomon managed to fit assessment, diagnosis, massage and a thorough explanation and demonstration of what I needed to do into our 1 hour session, using every minute of the time. He didn’t try and get lots more sessions out of me and was honest about what follow up I’d benefit from – however, I’ll definitely be going back to see him for further treatment.

Location: South London

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South East London Patient Review of Physiotherapy treatment received for Tibial Stress Syndrom (shin splints)

Alexandra Khan’s Review

I’ve been dealing with a frustrating case of shin splints which has set me back during my early stages of training for a marathon. Solomon is helping me recover from this injury quicker than I expected- our sessions are enjoyable and helpful, and he’s given me useful tips and advice for everything from stretching and strengthening exercises to where to find the best footwear to avoid future injury.

Location: South East London

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Brixton Patient Review of Physiotherapy treatment received for Tibial Plateau Fractures

Marta Artacho’s Review

Solomon has been an exceptional physiotherapist in treating my tibial plateau fracture. His expertise, personalized care, and effective hands-on techniques have significantly contributed to my recovery. I appreciate his dedication and highly recommend him for his outstanding service.

Location: Brixton

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Your Physio & Partner in Recovery and Beyond.

Physiotherapy for Running Injuries

My clinic goes beyond treatment; it’s your running partner, focusing on physiotherapy for running injuries. I prioritize education, injury prevention, and personalized care. My goal: to heal injuries and improve your running. Adopting a holistic approach, I consider all aspects of your running lifestyle. This ensures a tailored and comprehensive care plan that keeps you on track towards your goals.

Ready to Run Again?

Physiotherapy for Running Injuries

If you’re dealing with a running-related injury or looking to prevent one, my clinic is here to support you. With a deep understanding of the runner’s body and the specific challenges it faces, we’re equipped to guide you through recovery and back to the joy of running. Book with us today to start your journey back to the South London, London and Dulwich pavements, tracks, roads and parks where you belong.

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020 7459 4692

Solomon Canevaro Physiotherapy

1 Elmwood Road

Herne Hill, London SE24 9NU

My London Physiotherapy practice is nearby & within easy reach of East & West Dulwich, Dulwich Village, Peckham, Camberwell, Brixton, Clapham, Forest Hill, Crystal Palace & South East London.