Do you have any of the following symptoms?:
Neck & Back pain, sciatica, headaches, postural pain, whiplash, leg pain related to the back, arm pain related to the back, spinal osteoarthritis or peripheral nerve pain then a referral to a physiotherapist may be appropriate.
Physiotherapy is a treatment that aims to restore your normal movement, reduce pain and improve overall function. To do this a physiotherapist will ensure your body's muscles, nerves and ligaments are all working effectively together.
For an appointment to see a physiotherapist, you will need to be referred by a doctor.
There are a number of providers including:
Physioworld - clinics held at Penryn Pharmacy, Falmouth and Truro. They can be contacted on 0800 953 6550 or alternatively www.physioworld.net. You will need your NHS number and your referral letter.
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust - provide clinics at Falmouth Hospital. They also hold drop in centres at Bodmin, Newquay and Helston hospitals. Please call 0845 207 7701 for further information or visit their website Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
TICCS - clinics are held in Falmouth at the Kimberly Clinic and in Truro at Cathedral Chiropractic. Contact them on 0800 953 6550 with your NHS number and your referral letter.