LB Physiotherapy Care

Services

30 years experience of assessing, treating and managing musculoskeletal and orthopaedic conditions

With advanced treatement methods, LB physiotherapy care aims to:​

  • Reduce pain

  • Improve strength and stability 

  • Improve mobility

  • Restore function following injury, illness or surgery

  • Help you manage longer term conditions

Conditions Treated 

  • Headaches, Neck Pain & Whiplash

  • Shoulder Pain, Capsulitis & Impingement

  • Low Back Pain & Sciatica 

  • Hip & Knee pain 

  • Osteoarthritis 

  • Sports Injuries, Muscle Strains, Ligament Sprains

  • Post-Operative Orthopaedic Conditions (Fractures, Hip and Knee Replacements)

  • Management of Balance, Mobility Problems

Treatments Provided

  • Mobilisation & Manipulation

  • Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy 

  • Rehabilitation & Exercise Programmes 

  • Acupuncture

  • Electrotherapy 

​​Additional services

  • Advanced skills in the diagnostic interpretation and the relevance of investigations such as MRI and X-Rays

Shockwave Therapy

Shock wave therapy, also known as Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT), is a clinically proven and highly effective treatment for chronic soft tissue injuries and certain bone conditions.

An extracorporeal shockwave is defined as a non-evasive, non-electrical high energy sound wave that passes through the body via a hand-held probe. The shock waves produce a rapid increase in blood circulation to the target area and will break down fibrous scar tissue which builds up over time, especially with chronic conditions.

The break-down of scar tissue is the key to why shock wave therapy is so effective. Unlike normal elasticated tissue, scar tissue is non-elastic and will prevent normal movement and function, thereby weakening the unaffected tissue surrounding it, often causing further damage and pain. By increasing circulation and breaking-down scar tissue, shock wave therapy will stimulate cell regeneration and promote normal healing and rapid reduction of pain. Normal function can then be restored.

 

The advantages of shockwave therapy are aplenty:

  • It works

  • It's non-invasive 

  • There's no risk of infection 

  • No risk of tendon rupture as can occur with steroid injections

  • It has NICE approval

  • It is approved by most medical insurers

 

I am pleased to be able to offer one of the most clinically advanced extracorporeal shockwave systems currently available in the Zimmer En Puls Shockwave Unit.

Pricing

Home Visits - (By prior arrangement)

  • Within local area - £60

  • Outside local area - £60+ (Please enquire for further information)  

Zoom Consultations - (By prior arrangement)

  • Initial or follow up session - £30

Referrals

There are several methods of referral including self-referral, GP referral , Consultant or other Health Care Professional referrals are accepted. 

Please note the following​: 

  • A full Coronavirus assessment will be made prior to any home visit.

  • Please make any relevant medical documentation or letters, X-ray/scan reports and a list of your current medication available. (If you have an MRI CD, I can also interpret this for you and its relevance to any treatments)

  • Follow up visits will be made as necessary, at a mutually convenient time. 

  • Consent to Treatment - All aspects of any proposed treatment will be discussed fully with you and your consent gained.

  • To cancel any visit, we require at least 24 hours notice. Visits cancelled within this time frame may be liable to a late cancellation charge at the discretion of LB Physiotherapy Care

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