SPT Pain Guides

SPT – Sports Physical Therapy Pain Guides

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Use our Pain Guide to start becoming informed about common injuries and the causes, symptoms and treatments of each. Then, contact us for individual advice about your unique condition and treatment needs.

Always seek emergency medical help if your symptoms are severe or life-threatening.

Back pain can be caused by a wide range of conditions. Get information about back pain, lower back pain, neck pain, and sciatica, and learn about back pain causes, treatments, and medications.
Elbow pain may be caused by tendinitis, bursitis, fractures, sprains, arthritis, cellulitis, tumors, and ulnar nerve entrapment.
Learn about common causes of foot and ankle pain and how physical therapy treatment can help.
Hand and wrist pain or numbness from common issues such as arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome or sprains can make everyday activities difficult.
Have you ever felt dizzy, lightheaded, or as if the room is spinning around you? If the feeling happens often, it could be a sign of a balance problem.
Hip-related pain is not always felt directly over the hip. Instead, you may feel it in the middle of your thigh or in your groin.
Knee problems and injuries most often occur during sports or recreational activities, work – related tasks, or home projects.
Neck pain (or cervicalgia) is a common problem, with two-thirds of the population having neck pain at some point in their lives.
Shoulder problems including pain, are one of the more common reasons for physician visits for musculoskeletal symptoms. The shoulder is the most movable