Gait Analysis in Southampton
Gait Analysis is the application of technology in assessing movement. This enables us to make an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan for you patients so that you can get back on your feet as quickly as possible
Being able to move efficiently is important when it comes to avoiding injuries. Having joints that are capable of providing ample movement and muscles that can produce sufficient force is vital when it comes to generating an efficient gait cycle. Stiff joints or weak muscles can limit our range of motion and the body finds ways of compensating for this which is what leads to biomechanical abnormalities.
Why use Gait Analysis?
Everyone walks in different ways and Gait Analysis allows us to establish your own unique way of walking. After all even an experienced eye doesn’t notice everything. It is used to assess, plan and treat individuals by quantifying and demonstrating any treatment.