Below are examples of conditions suitable for physiotherapy – please contact me to discuss.
If Physiotherapy is unsuitable for your condition, Nicola will be able to advise as to the best direction for your care and will be happy to liaise with your GP.
Conditions treated include:
- Back and neck problems, including Sciatica
- Sports injuries
- Muscle, ligament and tendon injuries
- Arthritis and rheumatism
- Rehabilitation following surgery
- Postural problems
- Work-related injuries
- Rehabilitation after fractures
- Facial Palsy
- Back pain in pregnancy
This list is not exhaustive; please contact me if you need advice as to the suitability of your condition for Physiotherapy.
Methods of Treatment
Treatment programmes are designed to meet the needs of an individuals’ problem.
Treatments may be hands-on, involving mobilisation or manipulation of joints or soft tissues. Other treatments include exercise programmes, muscle stretching or strengthening, balance retraining, walking re-education, postural advice, taping and electrotherapy. Patients are encouraged to be involved in the self-management of their condition through education and advice.