Neck painThe neck is made up of 7 bones (vertebrae) which are separated by structures called discs and cartilage. These two structures help absorb the stress on the joints, which are further supported by ligaments and muscles. The vertebrae are necessary to allow you to move your head so you can look at your feet and over your shoulder for instance.

There are two types of neck pain; Acute (pain occurring very quickly) or chronic (persistent pain). Both of which can be very painful and debilitating. Neck pain can also cause pain in other parts of the body such as shoulders, hands and arms.

Horder Healthcare physiotherapists can use the following treatment to help neck pain:

Manipulation and mobilisation

These techniques  work on specific areas of pain or stiffness in order to improve movement and reduce pain in the neck and related areas

Sports Massage and taping

The massage is diagnostic in nature, to feel for strains and help prevent further injury. Sports tape may be applied to the skin to stabilise the muscles and bones to help reduce pain.

Soft tissue massage

This involves manipulation of the muscles, tendons and ligaments to help alleviate pain and discomfort.

Exercise therapy

Your physiotherapist will assess you and then put together a plan of exercises tailored to your needs and condition. Your exercises will be progressed or modified with your needs.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture can provide relief from joint, muscle and chronic pain using an ancient technique.

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  • Horder Healthcare offers physiotherapy services from The Horder Centre and several clinics located in the South East. We provide expert service and treatment affordably priced at just £50 for the initial consultation and £35 for follow up appointments. Telephone consultations are available. If you would like an appointment with one of our physiotherapists, please complete the form or call us on 01892 601466.

     

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  • In addition to joint replacement surgery, we have created a list of common conditions and how a variety of physiotherapy techniques can help achieve an optimum result for every patient.

    Back 
    Hip 
    Knee
    Neck
    Shoulder

  • Horder Healthcare offers a wide range of health and fitness classes designed to keep you in shape and help strengthen joints and muscles. 

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  • All of our Physiotherapists are Members of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP) and registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC) and attend regular training and development activities to ensure current evidence-based practice.

     

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