Physio Top-Tips for Office Workers / Working From Home

Physio Top-Tips for Office Workers / Working From Home

Whether you’re an avid office worker or Coronavirus has forced you to work from home and now that might be permanent? Does your 9-5 leave you with no time for structured exercise? Since Coronavirus started, we have seen an increase in people experiencing neck pain,...
Could Shockwave Therapy Be For You?

Could Shockwave Therapy Be For You?

Could Shockwave Therapy Be For You? Have you ever suffered from shoulder pain? Achilles pain? Heel pain? Tennis Elbow? Hamstring or Hip pain? And not known what to do? Or been told you have a tendinopathy? Or have you tried physiotherapy before, and it hasn’t always...
Could Acupuncture Help Me?

Could Acupuncture Help Me?

What is Acupuncture? The practice of Acupuncture originated in China. The ancient documents that support and explains the theory and practice are dated back 6000 BCE. For acupuncturists, who use a traditional theory, the focus is on the individual, rather than an...
Return to Activity Post-lockdown 4 Top Tips

Return to Activity Post-lockdown 4 Top Tips

In this blog we will explore the best ways in which we can prevent injury and optimise our enjoyment in returning to our favourite sport or pastime after lockdown. Whether its football or golf, powerlifting or taking long walks with friends, we cover top tips that are...
NHS or Private Physiotherapy -which route to go?

NHS or Private Physiotherapy -which route to go?

OK, so you have made the wise decision to see a Physiotherapist to get your problem addressed -well done! You finally want to get rid of those persistent aches and pains that are stopping you doing the things you want or need to do, or maybe you want to optimise your...
Why Good Communication is SO Important in Healthcare

Why Good Communication is SO Important in Healthcare

Good communication is essential in any healthcare setting in order to ensure that you receive optimal treatment without unnecessary delays. At Thorpes we understand how frustrating it can be if you are struggling with pain or are unable to return to a particular...