What is Physiotherapy?

CSP Physiotherapy Framework

Definition of Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy is a health care profession that works with people to identify and maximise their ability to move and function. Functional movement is a key part of what of what it means to be healthy. This means that physiotherapy plays a key role in enabling people to improve their health, well being and quality of life.

Physiotherapists recognise that physical, psychological, social and environmental factors can limit movement and function. They use their knowledge and skills to identify what is limiting an individual’s movement and performance, and help individuals decide how to address their needs.

Physiotherapy Exercises

Physiotherapy’s values means that practice is person -centred, ethical and effective. The Royal Charter gives physiotherapy a broad scope of practice that includes manual therapy, exercise and movement, electro therapy, acupuncture, massage and other physical approaches.

Physiotherapy is an autonomous profession, this means that physiotherapists can accept referrals for assessment from range of sources: from an individual or from other people involved with that individual.

Home Visits Only

Strictly by appointment only please give us a call on

Tel: 07803582599

RG40 Area coverage & Prices

Medical Insurance

The clinic is recognised by all major health insurance companies, such as: BUPA, PPP, Norwich union, Cigna, Remedi, Standard Life, Legal and General, HSA and others. It is advisable to check with the insurers ,as conditions and limits do vary. We also can claim from the insurers on your behalf.
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Appointments

You may come directly without consulting your Gp. Alternatively, the Gp or the Specialist may refer you to this clinic.