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Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that helps promote a faster recovery with lasting results. Our physiotherapists assist patients in restoring normal function and movement to the body, which in turn, helps reduce pain levels.

Physiotherapy treatment to speed up recovery and improve mobility

At Carl Todd Clinics, we believe that everyone deserves to live a life free from pain and movement limitations. If you are struggling with an injury, chronic pain, or mobility issues, considering physiotherapy can be a transformative step toward recovery and improved well-being. 

Our experienced team of physiotherapists are dedicated to providing personalised care that addresses the root cause of your discomfort, ensuring effective and lasting results. With an approach that combines expert knowledge, advanced techniques, and compassionate care, we are committed to helping you achieve optimal health and regain your active lifestyle. Discover the difference that physiotherapy treatment can make with Carl Todd Clinics.

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What can Physiotherapy help?

Whether you’re looking to rehabilitate from injury, manage chronic illness, or reduce pain from surgery, physiotherapy treatments have a wealth of benefits that can help reduce aches and pains in your daily life.

How can Physiotherapy treatment help you?

Physical disorders may be caused by injuries, medical conditions, developmental disability or simply the stress of busy lives.

People of all ages and activity levels can benefit from physiotherapy treatment to help improve their quality of life and prevent future problems. Our physiotherapists use a variety of techniques to help your muscles and joints work to their full potential, helping to repair damage by speeding up the healing process, whilst reducing pain and stiffness.

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Physiotherapy for recovery

Physiotherapy plays a crucial role in the recovery process. Whether you are recovering from surgery, an injury, or managing a chronic condition, our goal is to help you regain strength, improve mobility, and return to your normal activities as quickly and safely as possible. Through targeted exercises, manual therapy, and personalised physiotherapy treatment plans, we support your journey to full recovery and optimal health.

Our physiotherapists regularly support patients returning to normal life following trauma, illness, surgery or disease, often described as ‘rehabilitation’. So whether your problem is a sprained ankle, back pain, sports injury, women’s health, injury at work or many other different conditions, our Physiotherapists can help you to get better.

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Creating you a personal physiotherapy treatment programme

Our physiotherapists are experts in movement and function. They work in partnership with our patients, assisting them to overcome physical disorders, which may have arisen from either a road traffic accident, an underlying medical condition, spinal problems, arthritis, a developmental disability, sports injuries or simply the stress of our busy lives.

At your initial visit, one of our physiotherapists will discuss the pattern and history of your symptoms with you, perform a physical assessment and then use their clinical knowledge and problem-solving skills to formulate a specific treatment programme. 

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Physiotherapy FAQ's

Yes. Treatment modalities involve non-invasive and gentle approaches to health. They have proven to be remarkably safe, relying on relaxed movements, mobilisation and manipulation of joints along with soft tissue massage. No surgery or drugs are involved. We will explain the possible risks of treatment and discuss any worries you have before beginning your personalised treatment programme You can be reassured that physiotherapy care has helped millions of people over many years.

This will depend on your individual problem and how long you’ve had it. Of course, every patient reacts differently, but we will be able to advise you on your likely recovery time. Your obvious commitment to the suggested treatment programme, including home exercises and any lifestyle alterations will also determine your progress and your long term benefits from our care.
In most cases you will feel a definite change for the better early on in your treatment plan. In general though, the longer you’ve had the problem or pain, the longer it will take to get it sorted.
No, the treatment isn’t painful when performed by our qualified professionals. If your problem has been untreated for a while, you may experience some post-treatment soreness for up to 48 hours. This will soon pass as your body begins to adapt. But don’t worry – we’ll explain how to keep symptoms to a minimum.

The treatment is are gentle and safe throughout your pregnancy. In fact, pregnancy is a good time to visit us, since your body is changing so much and so quickly. We can ease any restrictions and strains quite simply, as your ligaments are softer than usual at this time in your life. The treatment we provide can also help to make labour easier, through the balancing effect it has on the joints and ligaments.

Yes, in most cases we can treat you after surgery (although we will can advise you on your own circumstances). The treatment we provide after surgery helps keep the soft tissues around the joints relaxed, stable and balanced, with the aim of reducing premature degeneration within the joints themselves. Many patients have benefited from the care we provide post-surgery, and we’ve helped many more to avoid surgery altogether due to the regular treatment we provide.

Physiotherapy treatment involves a range of techniques designed to improve movement, reduce pain, and enhance the quality of life. Common treatments include:

  1. Manual Therapy: Hands-on techniques to mobilise joints and soft tissues.
  2. Exercise Therapy: Tailored exercises to improve strength, flexibility, and mobility.
  3. Ultrasound Therapy: Use of sound waves to treat deep tissue injuries.
  4. Heat and Cold Therapy: Application of heat or cold packs to reduce pain and inflammation.
  5. Education and Advice: Guidance on posture, ergonomics, and activity modification to prevent further injury.

The cost of physiotherapy sessions in the UK can vary based on location and the physiotherapist’s experience. On average, you can expect to pay between £45 and £75 per session. Initial consultations may be more expensive, ranging from £50 to £90, as they often involve a comprehensive assessment and a treatment plan. At Carl Todd Clinics, a 45 min follow up session ranges from £50 to £62 and new patient consultations cost £85.

Physiotherapy is beneficial for individuals of all ages who are experiencing pain, movement difficulties, or are recovering from injury or surgery. Common reasons for seeking physiotherapy include:

  1. Sports Injuries: Sprains, strains, and overuse injuries.
  2. Musculoskeletal Problems: Back pain, neck pain, and arthritis.
  3. Post-Surgical Rehabilitation: Recovery after orthopaedic surgeries like joint replacements.
  4. Neurological Conditions: Stroke, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson’s disease.
  5. Chronic Pain Conditions: Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.
  6. Paediatric Conditions: Developmental delays and congenital disorders.

Physiotherapy encompasses various specialties, but three primary types include:

  1. Orthopaedic Physiotherapy: Focuses on musculoskeletal injuries and conditions, including bones, muscles, and joints.
  2. Neurological Physiotherapy: Deals with neurological disorders such as stroke, spinal cord injuries, and multiple sclerosis.
  3. Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy: Aims to improve respiratory and cardiovascular health, often for patients recovering from heart surgery or dealing with chronic respiratory diseases.

Patients seek physiotherapy for a variety of reasons:

  1. To manage acute or chronic pain conditions.
  2. To recover from injuries or surgeries and regain normal function.
  3. To address movement restrictions and enhance physical performance.
  4. To prevent injury, especially for athletes and physically active individuals.
  5. To manage symptoms of long-term health conditions and improve quality of life.

Physiotherapy offers numerous benefits, including:

  • Pain Reduction: Through targeted treatments that address the root cause of pain.
  • Enhanced Mobility: Improved joint and muscle function leading to better movement and flexibility.
  • Injury Prevention: Techniques and exercises designed to prevent future injuries.
  • Post-Surgical Recovery: Faster and more effective recovery after surgery.
  • Improved Physical Function: Enhanced strength, coordination, and overall physical performance.
  • Management of Chronic Conditions: Better management of chronic health issues, leading to improved daily living and reduced dependency on medication.

Techniques our physiotherapists use include:

Unsure if Physiotherapy is right for you? Get in touch using the form or call one of our clinics to speak with us

Corsham Clinic: 01249 248392
Swindon Clinic:  01793 978270
Melksham Clinic: 01225 704883
London Clinic: 0207 315 4262

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