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Home based physiotherapy in Hampshire

 

After an initial  assessment,  your goals and suggested treatment programme will be discussed with you.   Your  individual  plan may include some of the following services:

Balance and Walking

  • exercise and therapy to improve balance, strength and stamina
  • Specific therapy for vestibular problems which cause a loss of balance
  • Gait re-education
  • advice and therapy for foot drop, including advice about splints
  • home exercise plan
  • improving confidence walking outside

Falls Prevention

  • advice about falls prevention and general health
  • assessment with walking aids (if required)
  • exercise to improve balance, mobility and confidence
  • practice getting up from the floor (if appropriate)

Improving arm function e.g. after a stroke

  • specific exercise, including improving strength of the shoulder complex
  • therapy to improve function of the arm
  • use of evidence based adjuncts such as mirror box and  electrical muscle stimulation
  • hands on therapy to improve range of movement and muscle activity

Long Term Conditions e.g. Parkinson’s Disease, multiple sclerosis

  • management advice specific to the condition
  • exercise and therapy to improve movement, strength, function and fitness
  • Positioning  management plan , including training carers/others
  • advice about the management of spasticity, and treatment for muscle stiffness
  • self-management plan

Other Services

  • lycra orthotic provision
  • integration of a pilates approach when indicated
  • use of kinesio taping, and soft tissue therapy
  • interface with other agencies including NHS services, and onward referral as indicated
  • signpost for exercise and well being

Additional sessions with an associate practitioner may be part of your plan to help provide further intensity of therapy.

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Home based physiotherapy in Hampshire

Ravensford Physiotherapy. Address: Tanfield Park, Wickham, Hampshire PO17 5NP. Tel: 07840 037 910 Email: sarah.atherton@ravensford.co.uk

* within approximately a 20 mile radius of my base including Wickham, Fareham, Bishops Waltham, Southampton, Botley, Waltham Chase, Winchester, Fareham, Portsmouth, Port Solent, Denmead, Waterlooville, Portchester, Titchfield, Waterlooville, Swanmore, Eastleigh, Hedge End, Gosport, Havant, Southsea, Sarisbury Green, Warsash, Cowplain, Clanfield, Soberton, Soberton Heath, Bursledon, Hamble-le-Rice, Hambledon, Chandlers Ford, Locks Heath, Park Gate, Emsworth, Rowlands Castle, Portsea, Shedfield, Droxford, Colden Common, Otterbourne, Cosham, Whiteley, Lee-on-the-Solent, Durley, Southwick.