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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 Member

    £65/£40
    Initial Assessment - 45 minutes / Follow Up - 30 minutes
  • Members

    £52/£32
    Initial Assessment - 45 minutes / Follow Up - 30 minutes

Physiotherapy - Could it help you?

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 at Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital 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.

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

  • Women’s health issues e.g. pre and post-natal treatment, urinary incontinence, pelvic girdle pain in pregnancy
  • Chronic pain
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal conditions, e.g. shoulder, knee, ankle, SIJ dysfunction
  • Sports injuries and injury prevention
  • Back / neck pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Headaches
  • Tendonopathies
  • Upper limb problems e.g. tennis elbow.

We offer the following treatments:

All our physiotherapists are professionally qualified and registered

All members of the Nuffield Heath physiotherapy team are proud members of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and are registered with the Health Professions Council. So you can relax in the knowledge you're in the hands of the physio experts.

Why use Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital for your physiotherapy?

  • Nuffield Health gym members receive a 20% discount off the cost of treatment
  • Free gym trial available during your physiotherapy treatment
  • We are approved by most major private medical insurers
  • Clients can now book their initial 45 min appointment online.

What happens if I have to cancel or change my appointment?

Appointments carry a £20 charge if they are amended or cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled appointment start time, or if you fail to attend for your appointment.

If you would like any further information on the cancellation policy, please call us.

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Helen Altunsoy Physiotherapist About

Helen Altunsoy

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Helen qualified in 1991 after completing her physiotherapy training at Teesside Polytechnic and she also completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Practical and Academic Sports Physiotherapy at London Medical College in 1995.

She worked for 11 years in NHS hospitals in a wide range of specialities, but focusing mainly on orthopaedic /musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy, including seven years working in GP surgeries.

Helen joined Nuffield Health in 2008 and she actively participates in continuous professional development attending specialist courses and training to keep up-to-date with evidence based physiotherapy practice and she is part of the manual handling training team  for the staff here at Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital and the triage team.

She has a special interest in treating sports injuries, musculoskeletal conditions including back, neck pain, knee and shoulder pain, and post-operative orthopaedic and joint replacement patients.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • Grad Dip Physiotherapy
  • HCPC
Ann Armitage Physiotherapist About

Ann Armitage

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Ann is the Women’s health specialist physiotherapist at Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital. She joined the team approximately 10 years ago whilst also working in the NHS.

Ann qualified as a physiotherapist at Newcastle Polytechnic in 1983 and has worked in many areas of physiotherapy in her career including neurology, orthopaedics and amputee rehabilitation working in both Newcastle and Northumbria NHS trusts.

Ann has specialised in Women’s Health physiotherapy for the last 18 years completing postgraduate courses in this field of physiotherapy and has worked as a clinical manager in this specialty in the NHS. Ann specialises in the assessment and treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction relating to bladder and bowel disorders that affect both men and women. Her clinic at Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital includes the assessment and treatment of patients with continence problems, pelvic organ prolapse, constipation and pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • HCPC
Joanne Fletcher Physiotherapist About

Joanne Fletcher

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Joanne qualified in 1987 from Sheffield University and has worked for 15 years in the NHS where she specialised in acute musculoskeletal injuries and post-orthopaedic surgery, before joining Nuffield Health in 2002.

She regularly attends post graduate courses to update her skills and ensures evidence based practice. She is also qualified to practice acupuncture as an adjunct to her manual therapy skills.

Joanne is very experienced in treating a wide range of conditions, including sports injuries, shoulder, knee problems and spinal conditions.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • HCPC
  • Grad Dip Physiotherapy
Sandra Holliday Physiotherapist About

Sandra Holliday

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Sandra qualified in 1984 having trained at West Middlesex University Hospital (London) and after working in the NHS she joined Nuffield Health in 1996. She has 21 years of experience working in the field of musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

Sandra strongly believes in the importance of continuous professional development and has completed post-graduate courses in manual therapy and also attained a Master’s degree in physiotherapy in 2001.

She has a special interest in treating shoulder and spinal conditions.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • MSc (Physiotherapy)
Fozia Hussain Physiotherapist About

Fozia Hussain

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Fozia qualified in 1986 at The Prince of Wales School of Physiotherapy North London. She initially worked in the NHS in Orthopaedics and Rheumatology. Fozia joined Independent British Hospitals now known as Spire Washington and was Head Physiotherapist there for 5 years before joining Nuffield Health in 1995.

She is currently Senior Inpatient Physiotherapist and runs a Total Knee and Hip Replacement Education Session every Friday for patients scheduled to come in for surgery.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • Grad Dip Physiotherapy
  • HCPC
Enda Kilgallon Physiotherapy Manager About

Enda Kilgallon

Physiotherapy Manager

How can I help you improve your health?

Enda studied physiotherapy at Northumbria University and graduated in 2013. Since then he has primarily been working in the musculoskeletal field in GP/outpatient clinics, on-site occupational health departments and with a variety of football teams. He joined Nuffield Health in 2019.

He is particularly interested in running and sports related injuries, and post-surgery rehabilitation. He also has a lot of experience in maintaining patients’ work function alongside their musculoskeletal conditions.

My Qualifications

  • BSc Physiotherapy
  • Higher Cert Health Science & Exercise Physiology
  • CSP and HCPC member
Andrew Swinburne Physiotherapy Manager About

Andrew Swinburne

Physiotherapy Manager

How can I help you improve your health?

Andrew has worked for Nuffield Health for over 6 years, and has a wealth of experience within orthopaedic and musculoskeletal physiotherapy. He specialises in sports medicine, having completed an MSc within this discipline in 2018.

Working closely with Dr Paul Catterson, Andrew operates a regular sports injuries and performance clinic at the hospital to help support both elite and recreational level athletes recover from injuries and fulfil their performance goals. Having a long history of working with long distance runners, he is particularly well experienced in the diagnosis and management of lower limb sporting injuries.

In addition to this, he is also skilled in providing acupuncture, manual therapy, myofascial release, sports massage and exercise therapy.

My Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • Member of the CSP
  • Member of the HCPC
  • MSc (Sports and Exercise Medicine)
Jo Walbank Physiotherapist About

Jo Walbank

Physiotherapist

How can I help you improve your health?

Jo qualified in 1985 at Teesside University. After working in the NHS in the musculoskeletal field she joined Nuffield Health in 2005.

She regularly attends courses to update her skills and is qualified to teach Pilates and perform acupuncture as an adjunct to her manual therapy skills.

Jo's specialist interests are sports injuries (adult and adolescent), back and neck pain and rehabilitation after surgery.

My Qualifications

  • MCSP
  • Grad Dip Physiotherapy
  • HCPC
  • AACP (Member of the association of Acupuncture Charted Physiotherapists)
Newcastle Physiotherapist

Osbourne Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE2 1JP

03450454845

Opening times: Monday - Thursday: 08:00–19:30;
Friday: 08:00–16:30