• Stow Physio at Bourton

    Stow Physio at Bourton

    Unit 4 Hawthorne Court, Bourton Industrial Park
    Call us on 01451 822660 to arrange an appointment

Just some of the treatments we offer

Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is now a standard part of much modern medical practice and has been conclusively proven to help reduce pain in many common conditions

Hands on

Hands on

Assessment involves watching how you move and then feeling the joints, muscles and tendons in the area for stiffness or pain.

Pelvic pain

Pelvic Pain

Pregnancy related muscle, bone and joints pain is an area of treatment we specialise in.

Sports

Sports

Sprains, strains and even broken bones are part and parcel of growing up.

Myofascial Release

Kate (MSc,BSc Hons in Physiotherapy)is currently studying for an Advanced Clinical Diploma in Integrated Myofascial Therapy.  Myofascial therapy (MFR) is a specialised form of manual therapy used for the treatment and rehabilitation of soft tissue and fascial aches, pain, tension and restrictions.

Fascia is the network of connective tissue that covers every bone,muscle and organ in the body.  Over time the fascia contracts to support our regular postures and movements.  However this can lead to imbalances leading to to pain and tension.  Myofascial release addresses the 3D matrix of fascia to effectively restore flexibility in the fascia and help ease pain.

What happens during MFR?

MFR is applied without oils or lotions to achieve a better contact with the skin.  A postural assessment and history will be taken to establish current symptomsand look at specific areas of tightness.  Firm, sustained pressure is applied directly to the skin to restore normal fascial movement.

Kate will intergrate MFR into her physiotherapy treatment session if felt appropriate but will also see people soley for Myofascial release.

Appointment prices for MFR therapy

1 hour £60.00

 

Please telephone the office to book 01451 822660

Get in Touch

Hawthorne Court
Bourton Industrial Park
Bourton on the Water
GL54 2HQ
Tel. 01451 822660