Manual Lymphatic Drainage

This technique is used as part of rehab post-surgery, cancer care and for patients with oedema (acute/chronic). This system involves manual techniques to open the lymphatic system. This therapy stimulates the contraction of lymph vessels to propel lymph fluid. Manual lymphatic drainage is coupled with bandaging/use of compression garments to enhance therapeutic relief.

Bowen Therapy

An Australian osteopathic technique used to improve blood and lymphatic flow used in the management of respiratory, musculoskeletal and neurological conditions- most particularly helpful as an adjunct to other therapies.

Dry Needling

Dry Needling is a technique used to relieve myofascial pain or myopain symptoms present in musculoskeletal or sports injuries. It can be used in acute or chronic conditions to relieve trigger points, through the use of single-use sterile needles.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture involves the insertion of extremely fine pre-sterilised, single-use needles at predetermined points on the body’s surface to restore health. Acupuncture is an ancient medical system used to diagnose, treat and prevent disease and improve well-being. It centres on physical, psychological, emotional or spiritual problems. Having originated in China over 3,000 years ago, acupuncture has […]

Pelvic Floor Clinic

Pelvic floor rehabilitation is for individuals who are suffering with dysfunction and/or chronic pain of the pelvic floor. Symptoms such as pressure, pain, cramping, muscle spasm, burning or stabbing pain can be treated with emphasis on using therapies effective to each individual’s symptoms. Conditions such as pudendal neuralgia, pelvic floor myalgia, suprapubic discomfort, perineal discomfort […]

Treatment of Musculoskeletal/Arthritic Conditions

The clinic offers thorough personalised care to the individual where assessment of musculoskeletal conditions sustained through injury (e.g. sports, fall), trauma (e.g. road traffic injury) or overuse can be used to guide treatment and management in order to strengthen and avoid recurrence. A range of techniques are available including manual therapy, soft tissue therapy, traction, […]

Treatment of Back/Neck Pain

There are a wide range of techniques used for the treatment of back and neck problems. The clinic is equipped with electrotherapeutic modalities (ultrasound/interferential/laser) and an exercise room with the additional option of traction, to alleviate pain and promote healing. In addition, the use of manual therapy, acupuncture, dry needling, and cupping is available.  Personalised exercise regimes are prescribed […]

Orthotic Prescription

Orthotics are devices placed in the shoe to encourage correct alignment of the foot. Misalignment of the foot causes imbalance in posture and places stress on parts of the foot and the rest of the body leading to symptoms such as: foot pain, arch or heel pain, leg & knee pain, lower back pain, bunions […]

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy can be used to treat a range of conditions. Here in clinic therapy focuses on evidence based research, holistic approach undertaken by chartered physiotherapists. Training is undertaken at university level with a 4 year undergraduate programme. All therapists working in CPAC must be qualified at a degree level and registered with CORU which is […]

Men’s Health

The clinic has a special interest in pre- and post-prostatectomy care. Prior to surgery patients are assessed, provided with an exercise regime and following surgery, any issues are addressed, for instance incontinence, symptoms of urgency, frequency and nocturia. A detailed history – subjective and objective is undertaken before treatment prescription is applied. Therapy is conducted […]