, Structural Integration Practitioner in Wilmslow
Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist, from Sheffield City Polytechnic, in 1988 and worked at Wythenshawe Hospital for 13 years. She has worked primarily with musculoskeletal conditions and worked with Sale and Manchester Rugby teams in the 1990's. She has attended many post-graduate courses including kinetic control stability modules, orthopaedic medicine, the MACP course, and Muscle Energy Techniques. Andrea has worked as a clinical specialist in the management of non-surgical LBP patients. She left the NHS in 2001 to expand work at Hands-On Physiotherapy. Andrea has particular interests in the cause and treatment of back pain, complex faulty movement patterns associated with postural weaknesses and soft tissue injuries related to racquet sports. She has completed a course in kinesiology taping and goes to international conferences annually to extend her knowledge. She lectured at the AACP Conference in 2016 on Deep Oscillation Therapy. Andrea is a keen badminton player, attends weekly yoga classes, and toning and Swiss ball classes. In 2016 she took up road cycling and completed a 40km race. She also walks a lot with her Westie Millie!
Background & Qualifications
Grad Assoc Phys degree level ( ratified a Bsc Hon's 1989).
Complex Low Back Pain needing correction of faulty movement patterns
Sort tissue/ sports injuries using expert knowledge to formulate a diagnosis and excellent handling skills after 30 years of experience.
Approach to Therapy & How I Work
Expert accurate diagnosis and effective treatment involving electrotherapy laser, ultrasound and Deep Oscillation Therapy and manual techniques. These enhance healing of poor blood supply to structures eg tendons ligaments and fascia and cause a faster recovery.
Therapies & Rates
Please note the rates detailed below are there to give you an idea of the therapists standard rates, we strongly advise you contact the therapist for more detailed rates and any offers they may have.
|Acupuncture||In Person||£45 per 45 minutes|
|Physiotherapy||In Person||£40 per 30 minutes|
|Clinical Pilates||In Person||Please Call|
|Structural Integration||In Person||Please Call|
|Sports Therapy||In Person||Please Call|
|Myofascial Release||In Person||Please Call|
Additional Rate Information
Physiotherapy Assessment and Treatment. £45 Physiotherapy Follow Up Treatment £40 Home Visit. £70
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