East Barnwell Health Centre

East Barnwell Health Centre, Ditton Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8SP

Telephone: 01223 728900


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First Contact Practitioner (Physiotherapist)

First Contact Practitioner (Physiotherapist)Our FCP’s are physiotherapists with enhanced skills in the assessment and diagnosis of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. These include;

All soft tissue injuries, sprains, strains or sports injuries


Possible problems with muscles, ligaments, tendons or bone

Spinal pain

Spine-related pain in arms or legs, including nerve symptoms

Changes to walking

Post-orthopaedic surgery/fractures

During your appointment you can expect your FCP to assess you, diagnose what is happening, provide expert advice on how best to manage your condition, and refer you on to specialist services if necessary.

Please do not book in with our FCP’s for any of the following:

Acutely unwell

Child under 16 years old

Medical management of rheumatoid conditions

Women’s health, antenatal and postnatal problems

House-bound patients


Acute mental health crises

How can you book an appointment with your FCP?

Either call the surgery on 01223 728900 to book an appointment

You can find out more about our FCP service provided by Primary Care Physio here
First Contact Practitioner (Physiotherapist)

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Friday
    08:00am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
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