Consults/Assessments involve examination of posture, biomechanics/movement patterns, compensatory patterns and muscle imbalances. The remainder of the assessment is based on client requirements and goals or a particular issue/reason for the appointment. Our aim is to identify causes/potential causes of injury or pain, factors that could potentially sabotage athletic or sporting performance and quality of life. The initial assessment is mandatory as this helps us establish an accurate when prescribing any form of intervention strategy.
The duration of the assessment is usually between 45 and 60 minutes, although this may vary based on requirements.