First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP)

We are now hosting a First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP) in the surgery on a Friday, 8.30am-5pm.

The FCP can see:

  • All soft tissue injuries, sprains, strains or sports injuries
  • Arthritis – any joint
  • Possible problems with muscles, ligaments, tendons or bone e.g. tennis elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, ankle sprains
  • Spinal pain including lower back pain, mid-back pain and neck pain
  • Spinal related pain in arms or legs including nerve symptoms e.g. pins and needles or numbness
  • Changes to walking
  • Post orthopaedic surgery
  • Patients currently waiting on Physio waiting list

Patients are able to make a telephone appointment with the FCP up to 1 week in advance and the FCP can invite in for face to face review if appropriate.

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