First Contact Physiotherapist
Patients can book appointments with our first contact physiotherapist themselves directly by calling our reception team. We really encourage our patients to see our physiotherapist first for the conditions below, as they are experts in these problems. Our physiotherapist is trained in assessing, diagnosing and treating the following conditions.
i. All soft tissue injuries, sprains, strains or sports injuries
ii. Arthritis – any joint
iii. Possible problems with muscles, ligaments, tendons or bone, eg tennis elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, ankle sprains
iv. Spinal pain including lower back pain, mid-back pain and neck pain
v. Spinal-related pain in arms or legs, including nerve symptoms, eg pins and needles or numbness
vi. Changes to walking
vii. Post-orthopaedic surgery
Our physiotherapist can also refer you on to specialist services if needed.