Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

 

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists have expertise in the treatment of musculoskeletal (muscle and joint) conditions. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy employs advanced clinical assessment and diagnosis methods. Musculoskeletal physiotherapists and have been trained in a broader range of treatment techniques and normally hold a Masters of Physiotherapy qualification.

 

5622823904_0cd641f27e_bYour Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist can:

  • Totally relieve or reduce your pain.
  • Provide you with strategies to best manage your injury or condition.
  • Help you to recover quicker and hasten your return to your normal activities.
  • Improve your flexibility, muscle strength, quality of movement, proprioception and co-ordination.
  • Assist you to achieve exercise and  functional goals.
  • Improve your fitness.
  • Help you to prevent future injury recurrences.
  • Prescribe exercises to do at home, work in the gym to enhance your recovery.

 

The  Musculoskeletal programmes are led and overseen  by our Extended Scope Practitioner  Mr Ranjish Kumar and Dr Ravindran ( when required) to ensure the right treatment is followed. We use diagnostic ultrasound and EMG when required to aid physical examination to arrive at  the most accurate diagnosis and then prescribe  treatments to enhance recovery and function. We use a range of treatment methods  which include

  • Electrotherapy ( TENS , IFT, Therapeutic Ultrasound ,  Shockwave therapy)
  • Manipulation and Mobilisation
  • Neurodynamics

Please see our musculoskeletal rehabilitation tab under services for more information.

 

We are recognised by major insurance provides such as BUPA, SIMPLY HEALTH, AVIVA, WPA. Please contact us for more information on our musculoskeletal rehabilitation programmes and also if we work with you insurance company.