Mr Sang Bin (Leo) Hyun is a leading physiotherapist at The Brisbane Spine Clinic with a subspecialty interest in spinal related conditions and sporting injuries – prehabilitation and rehabilitation. Leo has extensive experience treating patients with whiplash injuries and related chronic neck and shoulder pain.

Meniscus tear: surgery or physical therapy?

The meniscus is a C-shaped pad of cartilage inside the knee that absorbs shock and cushions movement. It can tear when you pivot or twist your knee in a game of footie, basketball or tennis. It can also tear in more mundane ways while you’re kneeling, squatting or lifting.

But what’s the best way to treat it? Physiotherapy? Surgery? The right decision depends on a number of factors.

Everything You Need to Know About Fibromyalgia

Everything you need to know about fibromyalgia In a nutshell, fibromyalgia results from changes in your central nervous system that amplify pain messages.   What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a complex condition that involves widespread musculoskeletal pain and other symptoms, even when there may not be actual damage to your tissues. Researchers believe fibromyalgia may…

Parkinson’s Disease and Physiotherapy Management

Parkinson’s Disease and Physiotherapy Management   What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological condition that makes it hard to control your movements. Over 100,000 Australians are living with Parkinson’s. A tremor is the most well-known symptom. Other movement symptoms include stiff and slow movements, speech difficulties, and losing the ability to blink and…

Sciatica: Your Questions Answered

Sciatica: Your Questions Answered Sciatica is one of the most common types of back pain, thought to affect about 40% of adults at some point in life. Here’s everything you need to know about it.   What is Sciatica? Sciatica is the name for pain that follows the path of your sciatic nerve. This is…