07814 454926
Mayfield, Solihull Road, Hampton in Arden, B92 0ET[Map]
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About Us

The team offers a professional, tailor made physiotherapy service, with Chartered and State Registered physiotherapists. We provide a comprehensive physiotherapy service in a variety of settings including clinics in Knowle and Hampton In Arden, clientís homes, nursing homes and local gyms.

All of our experienced therapists have worked extensively in the NHS, in addition to providing physiotherapy for Charitable Trusts, The Royal Ballet School, The Multiple Sclerosis Society and the Stroke Association.

Physiotherapy Solutions treats clients with pain and stiffness, reduced movement, muscle imbalance, impaired function, poor mobility and instability.

The musculoskeletal service provides a complete package from detailed assessment, biomechanical analysis and personalised treatment programme to advice in home exercise and management for all individuals from amateur athlete to elite.

The neurological rehabilitation programme promotes individuals with neurological injury or disease to maximise their full potential, improving their quality of life, raising their functional independence and facilitating maximum long-term recovery. We can also provide maintenance programmes for those with progressive or long term conditions. Both adults and children with acquired brain injury are treated, with spinal cord and head injuries being an area of specialism. The physiotherapy programme can run concurrently with NHS physiotherapy, we have very good links with local hospital therapists to provide the very best therapy package for our clients.

All of the physiotherapists are members of The Chartered Society Of Physiotherapy, and are registered with the Health Professions Council.

Clinical Lead Physiotherapist Neurological Rehabilitation:

Emma Fitter

Formerly Emma Flaherty, MCSP, HPC. Qualified in 1987 in Birmingham. More than 25 years of experience in neurological rehabilitation both NHS and private practice. Special interests include spinal cord and acquired brain injury in both adults and paediatrics.

Emma works extensively with case managers and solicitors in complex disability cases throughout the legal process. She also undertakes medico-legal reports for both the claimant and defence, and has carried out medico-legal reports for more than 15 years. In addition Emma acts as a Consultant Neurological therapist for Spire Parkway Hospital in Solihull providing rehabilitation for the in and out patient neurological caseload. Emma is a highly skilled Bobath trained therapist with additional skills in FES, hydrotherapy, Pilates, Myofascial release and exercise prescription.

Emma is also a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists Interested In Neurology and The Medico-Legal Association Of Chartered Physiotherapists.

Senior clinical neurological physiotherapists:

Alison Batchelor

Alison graduated from the University of Ulster with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy in 1989 and gained a broad experience in the NHS before specialising in neuro-physiotherapy. She has particular expertise in the treatment of stroke, spinal cord and brain injury, multiple sclerosis, Parkinsons disease and elderly rehabilitation. For several years Alison ran the physiotherapy service at a Regional Spinal Injury Centre, which was devoted to the treatment and rehabilitation of patients following spinal cord injury.

Zoe Hurley

Qualified in 1996 BSc (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy from Manchester. Zoe has worked extensively at a large teaching hospital in Birmingham for more than 15 years specialising in neurology since 1999. Zoe has vast experience in acute neurological rehabilitation with adults of all ages presenting with a variety of conditions including stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Guillain Barre Syndrome, and Parkinsonís disease. Part of her career has included working at a Community Unit for Brain Injured Clients. One of her areas of interest is that of working with clients with complex rehabilitation need following multiple injuries or prolonged illness. Zoe is also Bobath trained using a functional approach to treatment, working with clients to achieve common goals.

Zoe is also a member of the Association Of Chartered Physiotherapists Interested In Neurology.

Clinical Lead Physiotherapist Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation:

Joanna Smith

Qualified for more than 25 years, with wide and varied experience in both the NHS and Private Sector of Health Care. Specialities include

  • Trauma & treatment of soft tissue injuries
  • Sports injury management, previously involved with support of elite sports men and women including ice skating and gymnastics
  • Working in the field of classical Ballet at local Ballet School, education and prevention of injury
  • Movement analysis and biomechanics is a key element of her practice
  • Orthopaedics-treatment of joint pain and spinal pain
  • Late stage complex orthopaedic rehabilitation

Jo also supports physiotherapy students from local Universities to assist with development of the profession.

Jo is also a member of the Organisation of Chartered Physiotherapists in Private Practice.

To book an appointment or if you have any enquires please call 07814 454926 or email info@physiotherapysolutions.co.uk

About Us

Neurological Conditions

  • Brain Injury
  • Spinal cord injury and Transverse Myelitis
  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Facial Palsy
  • Parkinsons Disease
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Dystonias
  • Polyneuropathies
  • Balance problems
  • Ataxia
  • Guillian Barre

Musculoskeletal & Sports Injuries

  • Neck & back pain
  • Whiplash
  • Headache
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Joint replacement rehabilitation
  • Tendon & ligament problems
  • Muscle tears
  • Overuse injuries
  • Tennis/golfers elbow
  • Joint pain

Contact Us

T: 07814 454926
E: info@physiotherapysolutions.co.uk

Find Us

Mayfield, Solihull Road, Hampton in Arden, B92 0ET [See map]