Author: Nathan Rickard

Nathan Rickard

Nathan Rickard is a Physiotherapist with 20 years’ experience treating low back pain. He has worked in both the public and private sector, leading large teams that care for musculoskeletal patients. He currently owns and operates two community-based physiotherapy clinics with a team of 12 Physios. He is involved in research on low back pain, currently as it effects runners, and is consulting with the new Physiotherapy department being launched at Swinburne University.

Shoulder Pain

In this episode of PodMD, shoulder and knee Orthopedic Surgeon Austin Vo from Melbourne Shoulder and Knee and Physiotherapist Nathan Rickard from Back In Motion Hawthron, will be discussing the most common shoulder conditions they treat with helpful information specifically on subacromial impingement syndrome and rotator cuff injury, including causes diagnosis management, and when to… Read more »

Neck Pain

In this episode of PodMD, Dr Yi Yang, Spinal Surgeon and Nathan Rickard, Physiotherapist will chat about neck pain from their respective specialties. They discuss how to address, exercise and diagnose it neck pain as well as how the last year in lockdown affected patients and the most common neck problems they’re seeing in clinic… Read more »

Shoulder Pain: Inject or Exercise?

In this episode of PodMD, Principal Physiotherapist, Nathan Rickard discusses the topic of Shoulder Pain- he discusses when is the right time to inject and when it’s right to exercise.

Low Back Pain

In this episode of PodMD, Principal Physiotherapist, Nathan Rickard discusses the topic of Low Back Pain.