Physiatrics Medicine

DISC has evolved to provide our patients and athletes with evidence ­based Sports & Family medicine services by our growing integrated medical team of Sports & Family Medicine doctors, Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, Sports Therapists, Rehabilitation Therapists, Movement therapists, Myofascial Therapists and Therapy nurses.
Working under one roof to serve the patient’s highest needs and to devise a thorough treatment plan, our team focuses on prevention and integration to ensure a speedy and long term recovery.

Our scope of practice includes:

  • Acute sport injuries like muscle tears, tendon rupture, joint dislocation and bone pathology.
  • Evaluation by doctor for your back pain, shoulder pain, knee pain, hip pain and ankle pain and any other musculoskeletal injury.
  • Physical assessment, evaluation and diagnostic ultrasound for sports related Injuries
      Including:

    • Muscle Tears (hamstring, calve etc)
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Runners Knee
    • Muscle Cramps
    • Crowing pains in kids
    • Swimmer’s Shoulders
    • Ankle Sprains
    • Knee ligaments sprains
    • Plantar fasciitis
  • Concussion /Head injury management according to the standards for elite athletes.
      Interventional procedures under ultrasound guidance such as:

    • Platelet rich plasma (PRP)
    • Knee and shoulder injection
    • Muscles tear injection
    • Tennis elbow or golfers elbow treatment
    • Chronic wrist pain injection
    • Hip block (therapeutic and diagnostic)
  • Assessments and diagnosis of Children and adolescents with sport related injuries.
  • Wellness screening in our active population: primary consultation to detect and treat lifestyle illnesses like high cholesterol, hypertension, diabetes, osteoarthritis, gout,  cancer, childhood obesity, drug abuse, anxiety, depression…
  • Fatigue and recovery management for endurance athletes.
  • Primary illness assessment for athletes: assess illnesses that may influence performance i.e asthma, respiratory infection, allergies, low blood pressure, fatigue, sleeplessness, muscle cramps, visual disturbances, migraine, muscle weakness
  • Medical care at Sport Events
  • Referral for blood tests to check for vitamins, minerals or any other abnormalities.
  • Referral for radiology I. E Xrays, MRI scans and CT scan.
  • Medical reports on your condition for insurance companies to establish further treatment.
  • Integration of care between doctor, chiropractor, physiotherapist, rehab specialist and trainer to optimise your care and recovery.