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
Spine-related pain in arms or legs, including nerve symptoms
Changes to walking
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:
Child under 16 years old
Medical management of rheumatoid conditions
Women’s health, antenatal and postnatal problems
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)