Regional Centre of Excellence
At the Performance Lab we have expert Physiotherapists that specialise in knee injury diagnosis and treatment. We have a wealth of experience dealing with ligament, meniscal, cartilage and patellofemoral injuries and work closely with 2 leading Orthopaedic Consultants in East Lancashire to provide a premiumm quality service.
Matt and Phil have developed a cutting edge Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) rehab program for those patients that have an ACL reconstruction. They have provided this to over 2oo patients to date and are currently producing research for publication.
The Performance Lab also attended the prestigious International Patelofemoral Knee symposium in 2015 debating topics with the World's leading experts in Biomechanics, diagnositcs and Physiotherapy treatment. The knowledge and expertise gained here is put into practice with all our patients to ensure the best possible outcome.
Below is a 10 minute video giving you all the information you need to know about knee anatomy
At the Performance lab we are proud that we can offer you something different. Not only do we have specialist skills and expertise in knee injury prevention and rehabilitation we also have access to equipment and Orthopaedic colleagues that are normally the domain of professional sports teams and exclusive medical organisations.
This piece of expensive equipment provides detailed information on the performance of individual muscles groups, allowing in depth analysis of where muscles are reduced in performance. This allows us to provide a tailored rehab program to suit your very specific individual needs.