Muscles and Bones

muscles_01Most of what we treat is known as ‘soft tissue’. That is the parts of your body which is not bone. Usually it is your ligaments, tendons and muscles in which we are interested.

All the parts of your body have names of their own. These are generally in latin. We have all heard of the pelvic bone or the achilles tendon but did you know your collar bone is your clavicle or your calf muscle is your Gastrocnemius?

Here are a few of the more common muscles.

Click here to see the names of some of your bones.