Overuse Injuries



  • Noninflammatory Condition!
  • -overload tissue –> damage
  • Rotator cuff tendinopathy, epicondylosis, patellar tendinosis, Achilles tendinosis
  • Etiopathogenic theory suggesting insufficient tensile strength of the tendon exposed to external loads that cause progressive damage
  • Typically insidious onset of pain and symptoms lasting > 6 weeks

Shoulder Impingement

Adhesive Capsulitis

Lateral Epicondylitis

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Trigger Finger

Patella Femoral Syndrome

Patellar Tendinosis

Achilles Tendinosis

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

Plantar Fasciitis

Morton’s Neuroma