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Why can’t I see clearly at night?

You may be finding that increasingly your eyes are having trouble adjusting in dim light, or at night.  Whilst naturally as humans we can’t see as well at night, a healthy eye can adapt to the darkness. What is night...

Shin Splints

What are shin splints? Common in runners, dancers and sports people, shin splints are pain felt along the shinbone or tibia (the large bone that runs down the front of the lower leg).  Medically known as medial tibial...

Tennis Elbow

You don’t necessarily have to play tennis to get tennis elbow!  Tennis elbow, or lateral epicondylitis, is an inflammation or micro-tearing of the tendons that attach the muscle in the forearm to the bone in the upper...

Whiplash

Whiplash is a neck injury that happens when the head jerks in a sudden and forceful backward, forward or sideway motion causing the neck to move beyond its usual range of movement resulting in the soft tissues (the...

Dental Implants

More and more people are choosing to have dental implants to replace missing teeth.  Naturally blending in with your natural teeth, dental implants offer a durable and long-lasting solution to tooth loss and provide...