Spire Cheshire Hospital hosts regular educational events* for physiotherapists with consultant speakers. Certificates with CPD hours are provided.

For more information about our next event please contact us on 01925 215 096 or email 

*Places are subject to availability, numbers are limited.

Physiotherapist educational lecture

Date: Saturday 13 October 2018 

Time: 9am - 1pm

Registration: 9am - 9.20am

Venue: Spire Cheshire Hospital, Fir Tree Close, Stretton, Warrington WA4 4LU

Dr Rajiv Chawla Consultant in Pain Medicine - Management of spinal pain (nerve root blocks, use of steroid injections and facet joint denervation)

  • Use of imaging
  • Targeted transforaminal steroid injection- when to request
  • Indications for radiofrequency denervation
  • Recent advances in management of low back pain

Mr Stephen Lipscombe Consultant Orthopaedic Hand and Wrist Surgeon - Common hand and wrist conditions, examination findings and things not to miss

  • Demonstrate the hand examination findings for the common conditions
  • List the PLCP criteria for these conditions
  • Produce a differential diagnosis for the common conditions

Mr Curtis Robb Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon - The patellofemoral joint – pain and instability

  • History, examination, investigation and treatment for patella instability – the top 10 decision making tips
  • History, examination, investigation and treatment for patellofemoral pain – the top 10 decision making tips

Mr Ian Shackleford Consultant Spinal Surgeon - Current investigations and management of acute radiculopathies

  • Types of radiculopathies
  • How to filter out patients that need referral
  • What we can do for these patients
  • Results

Small group sessions allowing you to meet the consultants and update your knowledge of certain conditions and treatments. 
Rotating seminar style, allowing delegates to hear all four presentations.

To reserve your free place please call 01925 215 096