Sciatica rehabilitation and physiotherapy treatment in London at home or at the practice in Moorgate EC2, Belgravia Westminster SW1 or Clapham SW4 with our physiotherapist back specialist
Physiotherapists specialised in back pain and sciatica in London
Orthopaedic physiotherapy is one of the areas we specialise in at London Home Visit Physiotherapy, and we see patients with sciatica issues weekly. We have an in-house specialised physiotherapist with years of experience treating patients suffering from different kinds of back pain. He is trained in orthopaedic physiotherapy in France and can use both passive and active techniques to help you manage pain, restore function and prevent injury in the future.
If you are an Axa or Bupa patient, you cannot book online. Please call our office with your authorisation number.
If you cannot find an appointment which suits you or would like a home visit, call us or send us a message: we will do our best to find you a slot.
Sciatica rehabilitation and physiotherapy treatment at home or at the practice
London Home Visit Physiotherapy offers rehabilitation treatment for sciatica and other back issues, at your home in London, or at the practice. If you are finding it difficult to walk and move about due to the pain, a home visit will be very useful. If you prefer to be treated at the practice, you can visit us at our different locations, at the Light Centre Moorgate EC2 near Liverpool Street station and Monument station, Light Centre Belgravia Westminster SW1 near Victoria station and Clapham SW4, near Clapham South station and Clapham Junction.
Sciatica rehabilitation with our physiotherapist in London
Physiotherapy plays a very important role in managing pain and inflammation from sciatica. Massage and manual therapy have proven to be useful with the treatment of sciatic pain, as they promote blood circulation and muscle relaxation. As pain and inflammation subside, our specialised London physiotherapist will focus on restoring your normal back range of motion, muscle flexibility and strength. A successful treatment plan for sciatica incorporates strengthening, stretching, and low impact aerobic exercises. Once you are able to return to your normal day to day activities, our physiotherapist will also work with you on correcting your posture and teaching you how to safely perform certain movements that will help you stay pain free longer term.
Post Surgery rehabilitation after sciatica surgery in London
Our physiotherapy and osteopathy treatments are covered by most health insurances and are Bupa registered & recognised (BUPA Global and BUPA UK), Axa registered & recognised (AXA International, AXA PPP), Cigna registered & recognised and WPA registered & recognised
For appointment with our physiotherapist at home or in our practices in Moorgate EC2, Belgravia Westminster SW1 or Clapham SW4 :
0207 125 0262 / 0782 455 3765
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More information about sciatica
What is sciatica?
Sciatica is pain felt in the lower back and sometimes also through the glutes and down the back of either leg. Some people also feel numbness or a tingling sensation in the leg. It is a symptom, not an issue in itself and it can be caused by a number of different conditions. The most common causes of sciatica are:
- Slipped disk, bulging disk or herniated disk
- Spinal stenosis
- Spine degeneration, spondylosis or spine arthritis
- Nerve entrapment
- Piriformis Syndrome
Most cases of sciatica can be treated with physiotherapy alone, but surgery may be recommended in severe cases of herniated disks spinal stenosis.