Early messages about pain

Our immediate and early thoughts about an injury or pain that we feel can have a significant impact upon how we cope and manage the problem. It is therefore vital that we have a really good understanding of what is normal and what we can do to optimise the conditions for healing. Within this early experience, the […]

Another hamstring injury, but how serious is it?

Football injuries | acute sports injuries

The hamstring injury is one of football’s blights, affecting so many of our best known players. The latest is Andy Carroll who sustained the injury yesterday in his first game at West Ham – read here. The extent of the injury will be clearer following a scan. Hopefully this will be a minor insult that […]

Football Injury Blog @Footymatters

Hamstring injuries | Football injuries | Sports injuries

I am really excited to be writing a regular blog on the Footy Matters website looking at injuries in football. Injury Time with Richmond Stace About Footy Matters Footy Matters is an online football magazine like no other. We’ll be bringing you sharp commentary on the latest football news, providing unique insight, views and opinions away from […]

Working with the team

Richmond Stace provides a specialist service for athletes and sportspeople who suffer on-going or recurring pain and injury that involves working with the existing medical and physiotherapy team. Either at one of the clinic locations or at the individual’s training facility, the detailed assessment elucidates the pain mechanism(s), factors that are influencing the pain and […]