Common Winter Injuries

Winter Injuries and Falls

Winter is a wonderful yet challenging time of the year. With the crisp air and the snowy landscape, winter can seem like the ideal time for a walk or activity fun with the family. Unfortunately, freezing temperatures and hidden icy patches can wind up sending you or your loved one to the emergency room.

 

Not all injuries resulting from falling on ice or from winter sports can be prevented. If an injury does occur, the most important thing to do is to seek Clinique Physio Go’s most effective and trusted care available.


Common Winter Injuries

Winter conditions bring a variety of incidents leading to injuries such as:

  • Falling on ice and snow
  • Experiencing muscle strain from shovelling snow or scraping ice off the car
  • Road accidents
  • Accidents while playing winter sports and activities


Types of Slips and Falls

Slips and falls can also result in severe injuries, including:

  • Hip fractures and breaks
  • Head and brain injuries
  • Neck pain and tensions
  • Back and spinal cord injuries
  • Knee/shoulder soreness and dislocation
  • Elbow fractures and dislocation
  • Wrist and ankle sprains


If you do fall and sustain an injury, reach out to Clinique Physio Go right away. We will perform a thorough examination and determine the extent of your injuries and provide you with a specialized treatment that will target these wintertime injuries. With exceptional methods, technology, knowledge and skills, you will receive the best treatment possible so that you can return to a normal and healthy life.

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