Our patients aged over 16 can now self-refer for physiotherapy if they are suffering from any of the following conditions:
For our patients aged 16 and over, it is now no longer necessary to see a GP in order to be referred for physiotherapy for the complaints listed above. To self-refer, please contact the Physiotherapy Admin Team direct on 01443 715012.
However, ailments which require physiotherapy but are NOT appropriate for self referral include:
- Frail elderly requiring multidisciplinary team
- Pregnancy related pain
- Women’s Health
If you are suffering with any of the above conditions, please contact the surgery in the usual way on 01443 490366.
This new service, along with others including the Common Ailments Service, Welsh Eye Care service and Minor Injuries Unit have been introduced to ease the pressure in General Practice and to free up our GP's to address the issues they should be dealing with.