Exercise classes at Wessex Hospital
At Nuffield Health Wessex hospital we offer regular physiotherapy led excercise classes.
Our Hydrotherapy pool is an essential facility for those undergoing rehabilitation after surgery.
At a comfortable 34ºC the water aids relief from pain, swelling and stiffness to enable joint mobilisation during non weight baring exercise.
Hydrotherapy improves circulation, cardiovascular fitness, muscle strength, maintenance and restoration.
- Monday 1-2pm (general exercise)
- Wednesday 2-3pm (lower Limb)
- Friday 12-1pm (general exercise)
- Mondays 6-7pm
- Thursdays 6-7pm
Regular pilates can help improve posture, muscle tone, balance and joint mobility, as well as relieve stress and tension.
Pilates during pregnancy helps Strengthen your stomach and gluteal muscles reduces back pain, strengthens your pelvic floor and helps control breathing.
When you have had your baby, pilates helps rehabilitate your abdominal and pelvic floor muscles correctly, improve posture, assist with weight loss and generally aid your fitness and wellbeing
- Wednesday 9-10am
- Wednesday 6.30–7.30pm
- Thursday 5.50–6.30pm
Pilates (Healthy Bones, standing)
- Friday 1-2pm
- Monday 6-7pm
Pilates (Post Natal)
- Friday 11-12am
Yoga (Physio Led)
- Wednesday 5.30 – 6.30m
If you would like to start yoga but are unsure due to a health condition or injury, our classes are designed to for you.
Class sizes are limited to enable the physiotherapy-yoga teacher to provide safe instruction and progression for beginners to those who are more experienced. The class structure involves traditional yoga poses with some functional work and information on the benefits of the pose.