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Assessment and diagnosis

Getting to the bottom of the problem quickly is the key to successful treatment.

We will perform a detailed assessment on your first consultation in order to understand exactly what the problem is and as treatment proceeds we’ll be reassessing your progress to ensure you’re getting better and reaching your goals. Sometimes we may need to liaise with your GP too to ensure we have all the information we need.

Assessment and diagnosis resources

Do I need an X-ray?

X-ray imaging is the most well known type of investigation for problems affecting the skeletal system. So a common question we encounter as physiother...

From the blog

What type of scan do I need?

Do you need a scan at all? The musculoskeletal system is made up of many types of tissue like bone, cartilage, ligaments, tendons, muscle and nerves a...

What is a frozen shoulder?

Shoulder pain is one of the primary reasons why people attend physiotherapy. A frozen shoulder is just one of many possible causes of shoulder pain. I...

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