Conditions

At Physiotherapy Matters we treat a wide range of conditions that may affect older adults. This can range from musculoskeletal problems like arthritis, back pain, joint pain and muscular injury, through to falls prevention, improving mobility or support for the management of long-term conditions. We also provide post-operative physiotherapy for rehabilitation following surgical procedures including joint replacements, to get you back to your daily activities as soon as possible after your discharge from hospital.

In order to provide effective care, we offer a wide range of Physiotherapy-led interventions to be able to support you and meet your individual needs. These might include:

  • Individual assessment and treatment in our private clinics
  • Group exercises classes focussing on strength and balance
  • One-to-one personal training sessions in our gym
  • Home visit physiotherapy
  • Care Home or Residential Home physiotherapy
  • Falls prevention support, advice and rehabilitation (this could be at your home, in your care home or in our clinic)

It is important as we get older that we remain active to prevent falls and maintain our independence and quality of life. The Older People Team at Physiotherapy Matters are passionate about supporting people in achieving this so will tailor your physiotherapy and work closely with you to achieve your goals in the most appropriate way for you.

At Physiotherapy Matters, we offer a wide range of treatments to common ailments.

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a debilitating condition typically characterised by widespread pain and hypersensitivity; however, many other symptoms can also feature including […]

Neck Pain

What is neck pain? Neck pain is very common and in most cases it is not a serious problem. Generally […]

Arthritis

The two major types of Arthritis Inflammatory Arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis. This is an ‘autoimmune’ disease in which the […]

Low Back Pain

Back pain is extremely common and can often be split into two ‘types’ of pain Non-specific back pain Non-specific means […]

Headaches

Headaches are a common complaint – with a common solution, painkillers. Physiotherapy Matters offers specialist headache treatment in Newcastle and […]

Subacromial Pain Syndrome

What is subacromial pain syndrome? Subacromial pain, also known as rotator cuff related shoulder pain, is a condition affecting structures […]

Frozen shoulder

What is frozen shoulder? Frozen shoulder, also known as ‘adhesive capsulitis’, is a condition in which the shoulder joint becomes […]

Tennis Elbow

What is Tennis Elbow? Tennis elbow is a tendinopathy of the wrist extensor tendons, which attach at the lateral epicondyle […]

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No matter whether your condition was caused by a sport, work accident or otherwise, we welcome the chance to serve you.

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