Neurological physiotherapists treat both adult and children having neurological conditions at this clinic located at Llkley in West Yorkshire. Treatment for patients suffering from painful musculoskeletal and neurological conditions and sports injuries are available at this clinic. The aim of the team is to help patients recover from their injuries or conditions in the shortest possible time, and prevent the condition or injury from recurring. Conditions treated include backache, muscle and joint pain, sports injuries and arthritis. Services provided include manual physiotherapy, treatments for sports injuries and post injury and post operative rehabilitation and exercise therapy,
MSc BSc PgCert, Director of Musculoskeletal & Sports Injury division
Mike qualified in 1997 with BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy, and completed a post grad MSc in Manipulative Physiotherapy and Advanced Musculoskeletal Practice. Mike is one of very few physiotherapists to have completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Dynamic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. His current role is split between Ilkley Physiotherapy and the NHS where he works as Musculoskeletal Extended Scope Physiotherapy Practitioner.
Mike has extensive sports injury experience from amateurs to professionals including the Bradford Bulls; and is currently head physiotherapist for Ilkley RUFC. Mike specalises in running injuries and lower limb tendon problems having previously worked for Nike as a running injury consultant. He combines his manipulation skills with functional movement and stability assessment enabling restoration of normal movement and core stability to prevent injury recurrence. Using hands on treatment when nessesary in conjunction with specific rehabilitation programmes tailored to the individual.
PGD Neuro Rehab, GradDipPhys. Director - Neurological Rehabilitation
Jane qualified in Physiotherapy in 1990 and is an advanced Bobath-trained therapist. She has a special interest in head injury treatment and stroke rehabilitation. Jane has previously worked at the Leeds Nuffield Hospital, Daniel Yorath House and extensively throughout Yorkshire including Sheffield Hallamshire, Doncaster and Dewsbury stroke units. She developed the neurological physiotherapy services at both the Leeds Nuffield Hospital and at Holly Lodge Head Injury Unit before launching her own private practice. Jane is a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Private Practice (OCPPP) and of ACPIN (Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Neurology).