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AlterG Anti Gravity Treadmill

We are pleased to offer enhanced physiotherapy rehabilitation with the AlterG® Anti-gravity Treadmill®

We are pleased to offer enhanced physiotherapy rehabilitation with the AlterG® Anti-gravity Treadmill® 

The treadmill uses NASA technology to reduce weight going through the body from between 20 - 100% of body weight allowing patients to work on the treadmill without bearing full weight on lower body injuries or surgical areas.

The benefits include:

  • Rehabilitation with less stress to joints and muscles, without the need for crutches for protection
  • Enhanced rehabilitation for joint replacement patients, who use the treadmill shortly after surgery to aid movement and promote protected loading of joints
  • Patients with some long term conditions can see benefits with walking that they find hard with normal gravity

Conditions that are likely to respond well to physiotherapy incorporating the AlterG®Anti-gravity Treadmill® include:

  • Knee and hip arthritis
  • Sports injuries
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Neurological conditions - including MS and Parkinson's Disease
  • Weight control and reduction
  • Strengthening conditions for older patients

Physiotherapy sessions including AlterG®Anti-gravity Treadmill® are competitively priced and include an initial physiotherapy session. Sessions could also be covered by insurance companies with a referral letter.

Packages and prices:

  • Initial 45 minute assessment - £65.00
  • 5 x 30 minute follow up appointments: £100

If more in-depth training or supervision is required, a follow up session would be advised at £40 per 30 minutes. All packages are to be paid for in advance and completed over a 3-6 month period. Minimum time per session is 30 minutes and can be booked in 15 minute blocks thereafter if more time is required.

Paying for treatment

  • All patients are welcome – whether they choose to pay directly for their treatment or by using their private medical insurance
  • We arrange direct settlement with insurance companies, but patients should pre-check their level of cover
  • For self-paying patients we accept a number of payment methods including the BMI Card

Please call 0121 452 2810 for more information on physiotherapy treatments available at BMI The Edgbaston Hospital, including self-pay pricing. Alternatively, you can make an online enquiry.

BMI The Edgbaston Hospital

22 Somerset Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2QQ Directions

Car parking

Yes - 127 spaces

Visiting times

Mon-Fri: 11am-9pm
Due to COVID restrictions no visitors are currently allowed

Ways to pay

Ways to pay

credit card

Pay for yourself

Pay for yourself with our fixed price packages. This includes your pre-assessment, treatment, follow-ups and 6 months' aftercare

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insurance

Pay with health insurance

We are widely recognised by health insurers. Ask your insurer about your cover and for an insurer pre-authorisation code

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direct debit

Spread the cost

Pay for yourself with the BMI card and spread the cost over 12 months, interest-free (terms and conditions apply)

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