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Every course of treatment starts with a 45-minute initial assessment to assess your symptoms, then recommend the right plan for you and begin treatment. Follow-up appointments are 30 minutes. Your physiotherapist will advise how many appointments you will need but you can stop treatment at any time. *Treatment price does not include specialist pelvic health physiotherapy appointments.

  • Non Members

    Initial Assessment - 45 minutes / Follow Up - 30 minutes
  • Members

    Initial Assessment - 45 minutes / Follow Up - 30 minutes

Why choose Nuffield Health Bridgend Fitness & Wellbeing Gym for your physiotherapy treatment?

Our Bridgend Fitness & Wellbeing Gym offers patients private physiotherapy rooms, as well as access to a fully equipped gym with high quality rehabilitation equipment and 2 exercise studios.

We have a large team of physiotherapists with many years of experience and we are able to offer the high standards of care. Our facilities and knowledge of rehabilitation mean we are able to ensure our patients make a full recovery and a safe return to work, sports and hobbies.

What is Physiotherapy?

Physiotherapy is a profession whose aim is to encourage and support the return to normal following illness, surgery, disease or trauma. It can be effective in the treatment of a range of muscle, joint and nerve conditions.

Physiotherapists in Bridgend use a wide range of techniques such as manual therapy and exercise prescription to maintain health for people of all ages, helping patients to manage pain and prevent disease.

We can offer expertise in upper limb and hand rehabilitation, pain management programmes and post-surgical recovery. Many of our therapists are also trained in Pilates, Acupuncture and Joint Manipulation, carrying out thorough biomechanical assessments to enhance and optimize function.

We have strong links with many orthopaedic consultants and have an excellent track record in the rehabilitation of upper and lower limb sports injuries. In addition we can offer pre and post natal treatment and advice as well as vertigo and balance rehabilitation with our vestibular specialist.

How are Nuffield Health different to other physiotherapy clinics?

  • Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Gym members in Bridgend receive a 20% discount off their physiotherapy treatment
  • Free gym trial available during your physiotherapy treatment
Richard Wood Physiotherapist About

Richard Wood


How can I help you improve your health?

Richard graduated with a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy from the University of Wales College of Medicine in 2002 and is currently undertaking a Masters module in Therapeutic Injection Therapy at Nottingham University.

Following graduation, Richard has worked within the NHS, private practice and in elite rugby. His main interest is in Orthopaedic and musculoskeletal rehabilitation.

Richard has also completed postgraduate courses in Acupuncture and Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). He is also a registered medical professional to the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI).

Richard’s interests outside of Physiotherapy include strength and conditioning, running, cycling, swimming and golf.

My Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • CSP
  • HCPC
Bridgend Physiotherapy

Waterton Retail Park, Waterton Road, Bridgend, CF31 3YW

01656 644160

Opening times: Thursday: 11:30–20:00