Links & Partners

Why not take a look at these useful links for advice and specialist services:

Chartered Society of Physiotherapists: When choosing a physiotherapist, make sure they are chartered (they will have MCSP after their name) and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).  The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, 14 Bedford Row, London, WC1R 4ED.  Tel: 020 7306 6666 http://www.csp.org.uk/

The Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP) is a professional network of 6000 physiotherapists who use Western evidence based acupuncture within clinical practice in both the National Health Service (NHS) and private practice. http://www.aacp.uk.com/

The Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI) is firmly established as the leading force in the delivery of safe and effective Pilates’ teacher training for physiotherapists, and is now widely recognised as a quality standard for Pilates in physiotherapy.  http://www.ausphysio.com/

Physio First is the Organisation which represents Physiotherapists in private practice. http://www.physiofirst.org.uk/

Pelvic, Obstetric and Gynaecological Physiotherapy (POGP) - Formerly ACPWH.  POGP are physiotherapists who have a special interest in women’s health and speciliase in the care of women in relation to childbirth, both antenatally and postnatally, in the treatment of bladder and bowel incontinence and care following gynaecological surgery. http://pogp.csp.org.uk/

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) regulate health and care professionals in the UK and were set up to protect the public. They only register professionals who meet their standards for training, professional skills and behaviour. http://www.hpc-uk.org/

NICE is the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence and provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care.  http://www.nice.org.uk/

Arthritis Research UK are the leading charity researching the treatment, prevention and cure of arthritis.  www.arthritisresearchuk.org/

Patient.co.uk provides medical information and support. http://www.patient.co.uk/

Rheumatoid Arthritis provides information and treatment advice. https://www.rheumatoidarthritis.org

 

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons:

Mr Ahmad Malik - Foot and ankle specialist at The London Foot & Ankle Clinic at Princess Grace Hospital, The Chiltern Hospital Great Missenden and The Shelburne Hospital, High Wycombe.  http://www.lfaclinic.co.uk.

Mr Sam McElroy - Treats knee and shoulder conditions at The Chiltern Hospital, Great Missenden, The Shelburne Hospital, High Wycombe and The Paddocks Clinic, Prices Risborough.  http://mcelroyorthopaedicsurgery.com/sam-mcelroy/ 

Mr Sameer Singh - Hand, wrist, shoulder and elbow specialist at The Manor Hospital and The Saxon Clinic, Milton Keynes.  https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/sameer-singh

Mr Stuart Blagg -  Spinal and paediatric spinal specialist at The Chiltern Hospital, Great Missenden and The Paddocks Clinic, Prices Risborough.  https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/stuart-blagg

Mr Simon Lambert - Specialises in shoulder and elbow surgery at The Spire Bushey Hospital.  https://www.spirehealthcare.com/spire-bushey-hospital/consultants/mr-simon-lambert-c2923642/

Mr Nigel Henderson - Spinal, hip and knee surgeon at The Chiltern Hospital, Great Missenden. https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/nigel-henderson

Pain management: Dr Neal Evans, Consultant specialises in spinal pain, whiplash and headaches at The Chiltern Hospital, Great Missenden, The Paddocks Clinic, Prices Risborough and The Shelburne Hospital, High Wycombe.  https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/neal-evans

Sports:

Leighton Buzzard Golf Club - one of the finest courses in the South Bedfordshire and North Buckinghamshire area. http://www.leightonbuzzardgolf.net/ Plantation Road Leighton Buzzard Beds LU7 3JF Tel: 01525 244800  Don't forget members get a 15% discount off an initial physiotherapy assessment when they show their LBGC membership.

Cheddington Bowls Club - welcome to all ages, genders and abilities, bowl in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere as well as participate in varied social activities. http://cheddingtonbowls.org.uk/ The Recreation Ground, High Street, Cheddington. Bucks LU7 9AA.  Members get a 10% discount off an intial physiotherapy assessment with proof of membership.