Physiotherapy

Increase mobility and reduce pain with the latest techniques and treatments.


Related specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pain management
  • Sports and exercise medicine

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to treatment when you need it
  • Clear pricing with no hidden charges
  • Rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission

Physiotherapy at Spire Cheshire Hospital

Physiotherapy can help people regain movement, increase mobility and reduce pain using a variety of techniques. Conditions treated include:

  • back and neck pain
  • joint, ligament, muscle and tendon problems
  • posture issues
  • post-surgery rehabilitation
  • sports injuries
  • upper and lower limb conditions
  • whiplash

Physiotherapy treatments and services

At Spire Cheshire Hospital, our expert physiotherapy team comprises of eight team members, all of whom are registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

We offer a wide range of specialist treatments and services covering rehabilitation, sports injuries, vestibular, shockwave, manual therapy and electrotherapy.

Acupuncture

  • Acupuncture involves the application of needles at specific points on the body to alleviate pain and muscle spasm”.

Sports and exercise physiotherapy

  • Initial assessment and treatment with senior physiotherapists experienced in sports injuries
  • Physiotherapy facilities including access to shockwave therapy, muscle strength testing using a dynamometer and a fully equipped rehabilitation gym
  • Access to consultants, who are specialists in their areas and have extensive clinical experience in managing injuries

Common sports injuries we see patients for include the following:

  • Foot and ankle injuries: Achilles tendinopathy, ankle sprain, plantar fasciitis, mid-foot sprain, metatarsal pain, shin splints
  • Knee injuries: ACL rupture, MCL sprain, meniscus tear, patella femoral pain, patellar tendinopathy
  • Hip injuries: Groin pain, lateral hip pain including gluteal tendinopathy, high hamstring tendinopathy, hip impingement
  • Elbow: Ligament sprain, golfer's elbow, tennis elbow, tendon rupture
  • Shoulder injuries: ACJ sprain, rotator cuff tendinopathy, shoulder impingement, shoulder instability
  • Back and neck pain:following sporting injuries 

Post surgery rehabilitation

  • Senior physiotherapists experienced in the treatment and management of patients following orthopaedic surgery
  • Treatment plans developed to help reduce pain, increase movement and improve strength post surgery
  • A collaborative approach to rehabilitation to ensure the patient achieves their goals
  • Close working relationships with the consultant who performed your surgery

Vestibular physiotherapy service

Why you might need it

At Spire Cheshire Hospital we understand symptoms of dizziness, vertigo or loss of balance may significantly affect your day-to-day life. Our vestibular physiotherapy service offers high standards of care and attention which are reflected in the expertise and treatment provided by our specialist physiotherapists.

We offer diagnosis of BPPV (benign paroxysmal positional vertigo) and treatment with Epley manoeuvre.

Assessment and treatment

Our specialist vestibular physiotherapy service aims to improve your symptoms, helping to restore your confidence and return you to your day-to-day activities.

We offer treatment for a wide range of conditions relating to dizziness and balance disorders. Typically conditions can be improved with appropriate treatment and rehabilitation, which may include specific rehabilitation techniques, exercises and balance training.

We pride ourselves on treating our patients, not just their symptoms. Your treatment is planned and tailored to address your specific needs.

We will take the time to understand your situation at home and, if appropriate, at work to maximise your recovery potential as your symptoms may be different within different environments and situations.

Why choose physiotherapy at Spire Cheshire Hospital?

Spire Cheshire physiotherapy offers a range of unique services carried out by highly trained physiotherapists offering fast and easy access to consultants, X-rays and MRIs. With competitive pricing and flexible appointments we’re here to help accelerate your recovery.

With a team of chartered physiotherapists, we are able to offer an accessible and affordable service that includes:

  • No waiting list
  • Direct access to consultants from the Cheshire Orthopaedic Centre
  • No need for GP or consultant referral if you are paying for your own treatment
  • Open to all - you do not require private medical insurance to come and see us

The physiotherapy department, located within the Cheshire Orthopaedic Centre, benefits from an on-site gymnasium, enhanced with specialist equipment, including isokinetic testing, to provide you with the best environment for a prompt recovery.

How do I make an appointment?

Simply contact the physiotherapy department at Spire Cheshire Hospital on 01925 215 027 where our staff will be happy to make an appointment or answer any questions that you may have. Alternatively, you can complete the below enquiry form.

We offer a flexible range of convenient appointments from early morning to late evening.

We do not limit your initial appointment to 30 minutes. The initial appointment will be for as long as the physiotherapist feels necessary.

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Important information about COVID-19 tests

COVID-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service at Spire Cheshire Hospital.

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