Services

Home based physiotherapy in Hampshire

After an assessment,  your goals and  treatment plan will be discussed with you.   Your therapy may include some of the following;

Balance and Walking

  • Specific therapy for vestibular problems which cause a loss of balance
  • exercise and therapy to improve balance, strength and stamina
  • Improving walking, including outdoor walking practice
  • advice and therapy for foot drop, including advice about splints

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

Improving arm function e.g. after a stroke

  • hands on therapy to improve movement in the arm and reduce muscle stiffness
  • exercise to improve strength
  • therapy to improve function of the hand
  • use of evidence based adjuncts such as mirror box and  electrical muscle stimulation

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

  • management advice specific to the condition including self management plan
  • 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

  • use of  taping, and soft tissue therapy
  • Liaise with other services including NHS teams, and onward referral
  • signpost for exercise and well being

 

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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.