I was operating upon a fellow with a serious knee injury last week. It required the reconstruction of not just one but several ligaments. The matter had come to my attention by referral of one of our associated physiotherapists, from Powerhouse Physiotherapy¬†in Canberra. You might be interested to know how I manage acute severe knee…

Warning signs for more serious injury when you are at the ski slopes. (or anywhere else for that matter) Pain: Pain that is significant and requires analgesics is often associated with more serious injury. Knee: If your knee is swollen, this is often significant. It is especially so if the swelling develops quickly, which may…

The snow was great last weekend: I spent a wonderful couple of days on dry snow, with good cover on most of the resort in Perisher. It made me reflect upon the fact that many people are less than prepared for their skiing. Here are some tips to consider before you get to the snow…