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Physiotherapy offers both inpatient and outpatient facilities.

Inpatient services

Inpatient physiotherapy services aims to restore function and promote independence, while maintaining your dignity and privacy. This may include getting you mobile again, giving you an exercise programme to increase your strength or practising getting up and down the stairs. This is all aimed at getting you home as fit as possible.

Your participation in therapy is essential to gain maximum function and you will have the opportunity to agree a treatment plan with your therapists in order to achieve your goals.

Outpatient services

Our outpatient service provides assessment and management of patients with a variety of conditions including:

  • Musculoskeletal
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Women’s health
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Amputee rehabilitation

Dependent on your individual therapy needs, you may be offered an appointment at any of the following two sites:

  • Russells Hall Hospital
  • Corbett Outpatient Centre

If you are referred to the outpatient services, treatment options may include one or a combination of the following:

  • Education and advice
  • Exercise therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manual therapy
  • Provision of aids
  • Acupuncture

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Useful information

This service is available at:

  • Russells Hall Hospital
  • Corbett Hospital Outpatient Centre

Where to find us

  • Ground Floor, East Wing, Russells Hall Hospital
  • Reception, Corbett Hospital Outpatient Centre

Telephone numbers

  • 01384 244231
  • These contact details are for therapy services only. For blood test queries, please see Blood Tests page

Service details

Clinical directorate

  • CCCS

Management team

  • Johanne Newens
    Clinical director
  • Arul Kandan
    Medical service head