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Your initial 45-minute appointment involves an assessment and treatment. We assess your pain and symptoms to determine the cause of these symptoms, then recommend a treatment plan for you and begin this 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.

  • Non Members

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

    Initial Assessment - 45 minutes / Follow Up - 30 minutes

Physiotherapy - could it help you get back to your best?

Nuffield Health's physiotherapy team in Leicester take your health, fitness and wellbeing very seriously. No matter what your age, lifestyle, sport or personal goals, we are dedicated to helping you with rehabilitation and exercise and providing guidance to help you become pain free, fitter and happier.

Our physiotherapists are highly qualified and experienced in assessing and managing a wide variety of physical conditions:

  • Assessment and management of sports injuries
  • Back and neck pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Vestibular conditions and headaches
  • Chronic pain
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal conditions, e.g. hip, shoulder and knee
  • Breast cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Women's health - incontinence issues
  • Men's health - incontinence issues and sexual function

We are fitted with the latest technology and equipment for use in diagnosis and treatment and we offer various therapies to match each individuals requirements.

  • Sports injury rehabilitation
  • Sports massage
  • Post operative management and rehabilitation
  • Biomechanics and Gait video analysis
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Aquatic physiotherapy
  • Clinical pilates
  • Pregnancy physiotherapy and ante/post-natal pain management
  • Manual therapy (mobilisations and manipulations)
  • Therapeutic Ultrasound
  • Acupuncture for pain and musculoskeletal injuries
  • Recovery plus
  • Onward referral to specialists if required

We have physiotherapists fluent in Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu

Physiotherapy appointment times

  • Appointments available: Monday - Thursday 08:00 - 20:00 / Friday 07:30 - 17:00
  • If you need to discuss anything you can call us on 0116 274 3730

How is Nuffield Health different to other physiotherapy clinics?

  • Nuffield Health Leicester Fitness & Wellbeing Gym members receive a 20% discount off their physiotherapy treatment
  • We have a clinic at our Leicester Fitness & Wellbeing and run our Recovery Plus Programme here.
  • Recovery Plus is Nuffield Health’s flagship recovery programme available free of charge to self-funding and privately insured patients following surgery at Nuffield Health Hospitals
  • As a result of having access to the gyms swimming pool our physiotherapists are able to offer aquatic physiotherapy which is beneficial for a vast array of musculoskeletal/neurological injuries and rehabilitation
  • We offer a range of specialised services from breast cancer care to pilates
Minal Gadhia Senior Physiotherapist with a special interest in women's health About

Minal Gadhia

Senior Physiotherapist with a special interest in women's health

How can I help you improve your health?

Minal joined the Nuffield health physiotherapy team in 2003. She specialises in pelvic health, treating patients with a range of conditions, including bladder problems, incontinence issues, pelvic pain, prolapse and problems related to childbirth or following surgery. She also has a strong background in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and has completed a Masters in Manual therapy, allowing her to assess and treat cases that are more complex within pelvic health. Minal works closely with the gynaecologist’s and Urologists at Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital.

My Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy (first)
  • MSc Manual therapy
  • POGP management of female urinary dysfunction
  • Mummy MOT® practitioner
  • Ante-Natal and post-natal physiotherapy
  • Acupuncture for Physiotherapy
  • Acupuncture in Pregnancy
  • Post op breast cancer rehabilitation
  • Visceral mobilisations with ANA therapies
  • Postnatal body check

My Professional Memberships

  • Member of the CSP
  • Member of POGP (Affiliate member)
  • Member of AACP
  • Member of MACP
  • Registered with the pelvic partnership
Anton Horne Physiotherapy Manager About

Anton Horne

Physiotherapy Manager

How can I help you improve your health?

Anton graduated from Coventry University in 2010 with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy, upon completion of his degree he has worked as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist in the private sector developing his treatment skills in a variety of clinical settings. 

He developed a keen interest in sporting injuries and has worked with a number of sporting teams such as Ice Hockey team, Leicester Ladies Hockey Club and in June 2015 went to Baku to work as a physiotherapist in the European games.

Anton works with elite and non-elite athletes on lower limb injury rehabilitation such as ACL repairs, anterior knee pain as well as foot and ankle injuries, including shockwave treatment (ESWT) and is based at both the Nuffield Health Gym and at the Hospital

Anton is in a unique position to offer access to the gym area to facilitate your rehabilitation. He is also trained in acupuncture.

My Qualifications

  • BSc Hons Physiotherapy
  • Module A & B Diploma Society Orthopaedic Medicine
  • Injection Therapy
  • ATCHP trained Acupuncturist
  • Sports Rehabilitation

My Professional Memberships

  • CSP
  • HCPC
Rachel Howe-Webster Physiotherapy Assistant About

Rachel Howe-Webster

Physiotherapy Assistant

How can I help you improve your health?

Rachel is an integral part of the team at Nuffield Health Leicester Physiotherapy and is the first point of contact within the department.

As well as her administrative role within the department, she is also involved assisting with post-operative physiotherapy on the ward and assists with our specialist post-operative lower limb group to enhance our recovery programme.

Rachel has many years of working in customer service, both by telephone and customer facing. She has worked in the hospital in a variety of roles and as client services adviser at the fitness and wellbeing centre.

Rachel has a keen interest in health and wellbeing. She likes to keep active, is a member of a local running club and regularly practices yoga.

Jessica Hucknall Physiotherapist About

Jessica Hucknall


How can I help you improve your health?

I graduated in 2019 and joined Nuffield Health physiotherapy team in 2021. I've acquired a mixed background in both private and public healthcare with a keen interest in lower limb pathologies, paediatric care and a holistic approach to wellbeing.

Lynsey James Senior Physiotherapist About

Lynsey James

Senior Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Lynsey is a highly skilled physiotherapist with over 15 years’ experience of assessing and treating a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. She qualified in 2004 from The University of Hertfordshire.  She is trained in McKenzie based assessment and management of the spine and neck. She is also AACP trained in acupuncture, for pain relief.

Lynsey has a keen interest in in lower limb rehabilitation after orthopaedic surgery and injury and runs our lower limb classes following joint replacement surgery. Lynsey is also interested in helping to prevent falls in the older population and treating paediatric patients.

Lynsey adopts a holistic approach to patient care when assessing her patients, with a focus on lifestyle and emotional wellbeing and addressing their effects on our musculoskeletal health.

Her time is spent working between the Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital and the Nuffield Health Fitness and Wellbeing Centre.

Lynsey is a mum of two young children and enjoys running and yoga. Lynsey has also spent time travelling abroad, where she has had the opportunity to do some invaluable volunteer physiotherapy work in Tanzania with disabled children and adults.

Lynsey has another role within Leicester Hospital as an environmental champion. Lynsey is passionate about the impact that humans have on our planet and is particularly enthusiastic about reducing waste. She enjoys encouraging others to make simple swaps and simple changes to their behaviour to help in our fight against the climate crisis.

My Qualifications

  • BSC Hons Physiotherapy
  • AACP trained in Acupuncture
  • McKenzie trained Physiotherapy in spinal management

My Professional Memberships

  • CSP
  • HCPC
  • AACP
Sneha Mistry Senior Physiotherapist About

Sneha Mistry

Senior Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

I joined the Nuffield Health physiotherapy team in 2021 and specialise in musculoskeletal, treating wide range of conditions being sport related or work related.

I work closely with the orthopaedic department rehabilitating knee and hip replacements and I have a special interest in sports rehab work across Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital and the Nuffield Health Gym.

My Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy (First)
  • Pilates mat work Level 1

My Professional Memberships

  • CSP
  • HCPC
Clare Seymour Senior Physiotherapist About

Clare Seymour

Senior Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Clare is a Physiotherapist with over 20 years’ experience, initially working in the NHS then for UK based Regiments of the British Army and in Private Hospitals and Gyms. Over the years Clare has developed a special interest in rehabilitation of the lower limb and particularly the foot. She works with Consultants to maximise recovery from sporting injuries as well as assessing and rehabilitating chronic conditions caused by poor running or training form. Previously a keen triathlete and Coach, Clare has worked with Elite and Club athletes analysing running gait to reduce injury risk and improve performance. Clare is keen to rehabilitate athletes and encourages progression to personal trainers to maximise a return to full athletic potential. Her time is spent working between Nuffield Health Fitness and Wellbeing Centre and the Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital.

Specialises in: Foot and ankle rehabilitation

Gaurav Sharma Senior Physiotherapist About

Gaurav Sharma

Senior Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Gaurav has over 15 years' experience of working in the NHS, joining the Nuffield Health team in 2008. Special interests include knees, shoulders, gym rehab, persistent pain and hypermobility. Voluntary experience consists of boxing rehab and training. Based at Nuffield Health Leicester gym, I bring a holistic treatment approach utilising coaching skills to aid education and self management.

My Qualifications

  • BSc Hons Physiotherapy
  • Diploma in Coaching ILM level 5
  • AACP trained Acupuncturist

My Professional Memberships

  • CSP
  • HCPC
Leicester (Hospital) Physiotherapy

Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY


Opening times: Monday - Thursday: 08:00–20:00;
Friday: 07:30–17:00