Who we are?

DR ASTON SPORTS CLINIC (DASC) - A quality Sports Medicine care by a renowned experienced Consultant Sports Physician and his team of exercise therapist, physiotherapist and manual therapist. We treat elite and recreational athletes, non-athletes and even older clients for various musculoskeletal injuries and sports related medical conditions. Every client is professionally assessed and offered various options of investigations and treatment based on best practice medicine. We work with the best specialists in the region to expedite recovery.

Getting here:

Address: No.6, Jalan SS2/3, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.

(See Google Map) and the GPS setting is N3 0 6.693’ E 1010 36.698’. It is just 20m from Taman Bahagia LRT (see LRT-Monorail system) and off LDP Highway (exit 1108).

Notice Board:

DASC is closed as Dr Aston is currently working at Aspetar, Doha, Qatar. To contact Dr Aston, e-mail at draston@gmail.com or call +974-33077507. Dr Aston Sports Clinic | Promote your Page too

Wednesday, 4 February 2009

Sports Injury Consultation

Most sports injuries can be diagnosed by your sports physician or Orthopaedic Surgeon by asking a few questions followed by physical examination.

The following sports injuries are common amongst recreational and elite athletes:
1. Ankle sprain
2. Non-specific knee pain (knee)
3. Hamstring strain (thigh)
4. Rotator-cuff tendon injury (shoulder)
5. Low Back Pain
6. Tennis elbow and Golfer's elbow
7. Calf muscle strain (Gastrocnemius)
8. Adductor strain
9. Plantar fasciitis

It only takes your clinician 10 - 15 minutes to determine the nature and severity of the injury. Sometimes he may request for further investigations (e.g. X-ray, Ultrasound Scan or MRI) to obtain a more definite diagnoses and determine the extent of injury. These investigations may be useful to determine whether you require surgery.

Usually your clinician will suggest physiotherapy if the sports injury does not require surgery. Some injuries do very well without surgical intervention. If you are an elite athlete, you may undergo a more intensive rehabilitation programme required for your sports. Always discuss the options with your clinician, physiotherapist and coach before deciding on the options of treatment.

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