Do I need
to see my GP before attending physiotherapy?
You can self refer to physiotherapy without seeing your GP
beforehand. Please note that some insurance companies require a
doctor’s letter before treatment. It is advisable to contact your
insurance company first.
What happens at my first appointment?
A full assessment will be carried out to establish a diagnosis and
develop an appropriate management strategy.
How many treatment sessions will I need?
Every patient is individually assessed and you will be advised of
an appropriate treatment plan after your initial visit dependant
on your own individual goals.
What should I wear?
Loose, comfortable clothing is suitable. However shorts for foot
and knee problems, and vest tops for ladies with shoulder problems