Manchester Physio will carry out a full assessment to determine the cause of your condition and develop an individually tailored rehabilitation programme.
Our physiotherapists at Manchester Physio offer comprehensive treatment of acute and chronic upper back conditions using both a hands-on approach and core-stability retraining. We will offer advice to enable you to manage your back in the long term and therefore reduce the risk of recurrence of pain and time off work. The better you are informed the more likely you will recover and be able to prevent re- occurrence of your injury.
Above: Progressive strengthening exercises isolating the upper back muscles
Above: Percussion massage applied to the mid thoracic spine
Upper back problems we commonly treat at Manchester Physio include:
Manchester Physio believes in referring our patients on quickly when they present with problems that require a specialist opinion. Chartered physiotherapists regularly work in co-operation with GP's and consultants. Manchester Physio can advise you if a medical specialist opinion may be appropriate. With your permission Manchester Physio will happily communicate with suitable medical professionals regarding your treatment and diagnosis E.g. GP's, orthopaedic/ rheumatology consultants.
Above: mobilisations of the mid thoracic spine
Above: Muscle balance and scapula setting examination
This team approach to upper back problems has given us a wealth of experience in the treatment of acute / chronic injuries and pre and post-operative spinal conditions.
For more information on how physiotherapy can help you, or to book an appointment please call 0161 883 0077