Neck pain or a stiff neck is a common problem and generally nothing to worry about.
- Musculoskeletal (MSK) Subject to Low Priority Procedures or Prior Approval Policy
- Women & Children
- Public Health
- Mental Health
- Policies & Services
- 2 Week Wait
These are guidelines for most patients most of the time. Like all guidelines, there are exceptions. Acute back pain is for < 6 weeks, chronic > 6 weeks
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a relatively common condition that causes a tingling sensation, numbness and sometimes pain in the hand and fingers.
Dupuytren’s contracture (Dupuytren's disease) is a condition that affects the hands and fingers.
Arm pain is common and usually caused by an injury or fall.
An FCP is a Physiotherapist professionally qualified to assess, diagnose and manage patients presenting as a first point of contact in Primary Care with undifferentiated and undiagnosed musculoskeletal complaints.
A bunion is a bony deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe. The medical name is hallux valgus.
Most cases of hip pain in adults that are treated with surgery are caused by osteoarthritis, the most common type of arthritis in the UK.
Osteoarthritis is a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff. It's the most common type of arthritis in the UK.
An arthroscopy is a type of keyhole surgery used both to diagnose and treat problems with joints.
Information regarding knee instability
Joint pain is a very common problem with many possible causes - but it's usually a result of injury or arthritis.
Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability. It can also help to reduce your risk of injury or illness in the future.
After an amputation, you may be able to have a prosthetic limb fitted.
Shoulder pain can radiate as far as the elbow
Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.