ABOUT ME Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Demet Demircioğlu

Prof. Dr. Demet Tekdöş Demircioğlu graduated from Istanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty in 2003. Since 2017, it has been working at Memorial Hizmet Hospital.

Memberships
Turkey Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Specialist Physicians Association
International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Association of Turkey
Orthopedic Rehabilitation Working Group
Turkish Medical Association

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Foot Aches

Our feet are made up of my heel area, middle foot and forefoot, which we call the ankle, back foot, where the burden of our entire body is carried. During the pressing phase of walking, the weight of our body is carried by the foot on that side. Its design is reflected on the ground by the angular layout of the bones, ligaments, muscles and joints that form the structure of the foot in an even and balanced form of the load. The full function of the foot is not only important in the health of the feet, but is necessary in the health of our entire body, especially the neighboring joints. Foot-related diseases (by residential areas) Diseases of the back part of the foot (heel); Plantar fassiitis Subkalkaneal heel pain syndrome Painful heel adipose tissue Tarsal tunnel syndrome Heel thorn Superficial achilles bursitis Achilles tendinitis Diseases of the middle part of the foot; Medial arc ation Lisfrank joint ins stability Posterior tibial tendon yet. MORE

Low Back Pain

Low back pain is an important health problem. The main reasons for this are; it can be summarized as being seen very often, causing significant financial resources, labor and waste of time, and often being treated incorrectly or incompletely. The proportion of people who have suffered serious low back pain at least once in their lifetime is 75-85%. Low back pain is the most important cause of disability in individuals under the age of 45 and 3rd in this respect in individuals over 45 years of age. It is the most common reason for primary care physicians in the adult population. The reason for this is that while the level of well-being makes people lazier, sedentary and desk work increases more, muscle weakness occurs due to the longning of time spent in a certain position or sitting, and loss of flexibility may develop. However, in order for the tissues in the musculoskeletal system to be healthy, a certain load. MORE

Neck Pains

Neck pain is a very common health problem and can be seen in people of all sexes and ages. One in three people around us remember having neck pain at least once in their life. The vast majority are mild and transient. It can rarely be too painful, or even severe enough to cause disability. Today, neck pain is common especially in desk workers and computer users. The incidence of neck pain increases with the progression of age. Tensions in daily life and work stress increase neck pain. With neck pain, back-shoulder pain, numbness in the hands, dizziness, imbalance and headache can be seen. Neck problems can also occur suddenly after an accident. Causes of Neck Pain Neck pain can originate from bone and joint structures of the spine, as well as soft tissues such as muscles, ligaments and nerves. MORE

How to Treat Neck Pain ?

Neck pain and tyming can get better in a few days to a few weeks, even if no special treatment is done. It is often sufficient to provide as comfortable a position as possible. In long-term and severe neck pain, drug treatments, non-drug treatments, surgical interventions may be required. Drug Treatment During the painful period, simple painkillers, antiromatism drugs and muscle relaxants are often used. Non-Drug Treatments Hot application and massage can relax the muscles and have a relaxing effect on the pain. Physical therapy agents (electric currents, heater agents, traction, such as traction) can be used in treatment. The use of neck braches also helps to rest joints and muscles and relieve pain by restricting neck movements. Painkiller injections to painful spots can be effective in soft tissue-induced pain (especially myofasial pain). MORE

ESWT "Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy"

It is called "Shock Wave Therapy From Outside the Body" or "Shock Wave Therapy" in Turkish. It is a form of treatment that does not require interventional intervention based on the focus of strong sound waves in a desired area of the body through an ellipsoid-shaped steel dish. The principle of operation is based on the spread of currents produced outside the body in the form of sound waves in the tissue. Treatment with these sound waves is used in the treatment of orthopedic diseases such as tennis player/golfer elbow, heel thorn, shoulder pains, pseudoartroses (non-boiling fractures). It offers the patient non-surgical, cortisone-free treatment. The resulting shock waves are called high energy and these devices give 10 times higher energy to the application area in a very short time (1 micro second) than ultrasonic devices. ESWT treatment is permanent with treatment for the causes of the disease. MORE

Fibromyalgia Syndrome

Fibromyalgia syndrome is a soft tissue rheuminism in the musculoskeletal system that can be long-lasting, leading to widespread pain and tenderness in the body. Among the syndromes that cause long-term pain and disability, fibromyalgia syndrome is at the forefront of labor loss and drug-treatment costs. Sometimes soft tissue is called rheumasym or muscle rheumasmym. Why does fibromyalgia syndrome occur? It is not known exactly why fibromyalgia syndrome develops. Some theories have been proposed in the researches. These theories can be listed as sleep disturbance, pain detection disorder, imbalance of substances called neurotransmitters in the central nervous system, nervous system and hormonal system disorder, impaired muscle and muscle function, overwork of the sympathetic system. Signs and symptoms Signs and symptoms belong to the musculoskeletal system, musculoskeletal scaffolding. MORE

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Useful Recommendations for People With Neck Pain

Never lift, pull or push heavy objects. Divide the loads you carry evenly into both hands. Don't carry a load with your head. Do not lift the load above the head level. Do not keep your neck constantly slid forward or fixed in the same position. Do not squeeze the phone between the neck and shoulders while talking. Keep your back straight and lean while you sit down. If necessary, reinforce your neck with a neck pillow that matches your neck fold. Do not fall asleep as if you were taller than the bed. Do not use excessively high pillows. Organize your working conditions and conditions well. Change positions every 30 minutes, especially on the computer and desk... SEQUEL

Is Shoulder Pain Common?

Shoulder pain is a 3rd common problem after lower back and neck pain. Shoulder pain is one of the first reasons to consult a doctor, especially in people who work using their arm What are the causes of shoulder pain? The most common is shoulder pain caused by the shoulder's own structures. In the beginning comes the pathology, which we define as compression syndrome, which concerns the tendons of the shoulder. Calsifik tendinitis caused by the accumulation of lime on the dull shoulder, tendons, shoulder slack or semi-dislocation of the shoulder, strain pains due to the muscles around the shoulder called myofasyal pain syndrome are the most common problems. Shoulder pain may also occur due to damage to the nerves of the muscles around the shoulder, and weakness and weakness in the shoulder are more at the forefront. The lesser causes we encounter are pain caused by off-shoulder structures. The majority of inflammatory rheumasms. SEQUEL

Don't Increase Your Pain with The Wrong Apps

Ailments such as hernias of the waist and neck, joint sprains, rheumination and calcification can cause serious pain in the body. Trying to relieve these pains with hearsay information and incorrect methods can lead to injuries and permanent damage. Memorial Service Hospital Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Dr. Demet Tekdöş gave information about the right known wrongs related to pain. Not every lower back pain is caused by a hernia The majority of low back pain is thought to be caused by hernia, but 80-85% of the pain in the town is caused by soft tissue damage. The point to note here is to determine the source of low back pain that causes the person to complaining. Treatment of a significant number of pains caused by soft tissue strains or weakness is corrected by exercising strengthening and ensuring correct use of the back. Hard ground . SEQUEL

Don't Get Hurt When You Want to Get Rid of The Pain

Ailments such as hernias of the waist and neck, joint sprains, rheumination and calcification can cause serious pain in the body. Trying to relieve these pains with hearsay information and incorrect methods can lead to injuries and permanent damage. Specialists from the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation at Memorial Service Hospital gave information about the right known wrongs related to pain. Not every lower back pain is caused by a hernia The majority of low back pain is thought to be caused by hernia, but 80-85% of the pain in the town is caused by soft tissue damage. The point to note here is to determine the source of low back pain that causes the person to complaining. Treatment of a significant number of pains caused by soft tissue strains or weakness is corrected by exercising strengthening and ensuring correct use of the back. Orthopedics, not hard ground. SEQUEL

If Your Watch and Ring Are Getting Too Bored...

The feeling of fullness in the arms and legs, the fact that items such as clothes, bracelets, watches and rings start to become narrow can be the first signs of "Lymphedema", popularly known as "Elephant disease". Lymphedema, which can occur innately, after cancer surgery or without cause, has been described as an inoperable disease in the past years and can be successfully treated in physical therapy centers today. Specialists from the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation at Memorial Service Hospital gave information about lymphedema disease and treatment pathways. All cells in the human body are located in a liquid environment called lymph fluid. The circulation of lymph fluid in the body is through the lymph canals thanks to daily movements. If the amount of lymph fluid accumulated in the body was more than the lymphatic system could carry, lymphedema, popularly known as Elephant disease, was occurring. SEQUEL

Medical Massage Gives Health to the Body

It relieves pain, regulates blood circulation, relaxes even the internal organs. Medical massage, which has become increasingly understood in recent years and has started to enter into doctors' prescriptions, plays an important role in the elimination of many ailment. Specialists in the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation at Memorial Service Hospital gave information about medical massage therapy. Medical massage can be used to improve the quality of life of the patient, to gain capability and psychological support while the damaged or tired organ is applied to return to its former state. Medical massage, whose effects have been scientifically proven, has a wide range of uses. Regulates blood circulation In addition, medical massage regulates blood circulation, slowing the speed of the heart. Regular medical massage of white blood cells known as white blood cells a. SEQUEL