children_physio_1Would your child benefit from paediatric physiotherapy?

Paediatric physiotherapy is helpful in treating a wide range of conditions. Some of these are similar to those seen in adults and some are specific only to children.

Our paediatric physiotherapist can provide:

Assessment, advice, home exercise programmes and treatment here in The Clinic, when appropriate.

Children who would benefit from our paediatric service may have;

  • Disabled little boy having therapy with therapistNeuro muscular disorders eg muscular dystrophy
  • Neurological conditions eg cerebral palsy, head injury
  • Respiratory conditions eg asthma, cystic fybrosis
  • Rheumatologiacal conditions eg juvenille idiopathic arthritis
  • Congenital disorders eg spinal bifida
  • Syndromes and metabolic diseases
  • Learning difficulties
  • Developmental delay
  • Coordination difficulties
  • Orthopaedic conditions eg talipes, torticollis, plagiocephaly
  • Acute injuries eg fractures or sports injuries

chidlren_physio_3If you wish to avail of the paediatric service please call us on 02892 622912 or email us at and we will book you in to see the Lynsey Cunningham.

Lynsey will assess your child here at the Clinic and advise you regarding the best way forward- this may be in the form of advice, home exercises, direct treatment or a combination of all three.

Lynsey offers treatment to children waiting to be seen by an NHS therapist or perhaps when your child is on a break from therapy with the NHS , if this is appropriate. We liaise closely with other professionals, when appropriate and communicate with your NHS therapist to ensure we establish shared goals.

Are you a new mother?

Baby Massage

Baby massage offers a wonderful, nurturing experience for both you and your new baby, offering a unique way for you to interact with your little one through the use of touch and eye contact.

Benefits of baby massage:Baby massage

  • Helps relieve discomfort from gas, colic and constipation
  • Stimulates neurological development
  • Improves sleep pattern
  • Boosts immunity
  • Promotes relaxation and bonding

Baby massage at The Clinic, is provided in a 1:1 setting or in a small group, depending on need. The 1:1 setting offers you the opportunity to learn some of the skills of baby massage, perhaps when you are waiting for a course run by the NHS.

Please bring a bottle of water, a change of nappy and a soft blanket for your baby to lie on.