Like any exercise and manual therapy profession, you could get some post treatment soreness, this is usually minimal and short lasting; your Physiotherapists is trained to reassess the effects of treatment and modify depending on your reaction. Your Sport Physiotherapists will inform you of any risks associated with your treatment to allow you to make informed choices. They are also trained to refer on to other members of the healthcare team wherever that is appropriate.
Occasionally patients have skin reactions to treatments such as taping, massage mediums and manual therapy techniques, your Sport Physiotherapists will identify this and adapt their treatments accordingly.
In the vast majority of cases Sport Physiotherapists treats injuries quickly and successfully; in some cases it has made a life changing difference to patients.