Physiotherapy in Oxford
Physiotherapists help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice.
Physiotherapy is a science-based profession and takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing, which includes the patient’s general lifestyle.
At the core is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in their treatment.
You can benefit from physiotherapy at any time in your life. Physiotherapy helps with back pain or sudden injury, managing long-term medical condition such as asthma, and in preparing for childbirth or a sporting event
Mark Kelly is a professionally trained chartered physiotherapist and a martial arts instructor. Mark has been a senior specialist musculo-skeletal physiotherapist at the Manor Hospital in Oxford for seven years. During this time he has gained valuable experience in that field and has had the opportunity to work alongside world-renowned consultants.
When injured by trauma, surgery, or repetitive strain, the body’s natural reaction is to protect that area through pain, swelling and decreased movement. Physiotherapy aims to relieve these symptoms and assist recovery. Mark uses a combination of manual therapy, tailored exercise prescriptions and thorough biomechanical assessment. Mark has a particular interest in human movement with additional qualifications in spiral stabilisation and movement analyses.
Areas treated include: sports injuries, back and neck pain, work related problems, pre/post operative surgery and joint pain.