At BMI Winterbourne Hospital we offer a private physiotherapy service for patients based in Dorchester, Weymouth, Bridport and the surrounding areas.
Our Physiotherapy Clinic is made up of a team of dynamic and forward thinking Chartered Physiotherapists with a passion for getting clients back to their peak.
We are specialists in the diagnosis and management of a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions ranging from acute injury through to chronic long-term pain, sports or work-related issues and many more.
We pride ourselves on excellent post-op rehabilitation skills and have close working links with many of the local orthopaedic consultants which greatly assists us in gaining optimal results following surgery.
For more information on our specialist private services and treatment options please see below.
Alternatively, if you would like to discuss your condition with us further to see if we are the service for you then please do not hesitate to contact us via the National Enquiry Centre or by emailing us at [email protected].
Private Specialist Physiotherapy Services in Dorchester include:
- Private Hand Therapy in Dorchester
Private Hand Therapy in Dorchester
Hand therapy - provides assessment and holistic rehabilitation for patients with a hand or upper limb injury or condition. The treatment is tailored to your needs and focuses on helping you get back to the day-to-day activities that you enjoy.
- Private Spinal Assessment Service in Dorchester
Private Spinal Assessment Service in Dorchester
The Private Spinal Assessment Service is run by our clinical specialist physiotherapist Selina Saunders who has a wealth of knowledge in the diagnosis and management of many spinal conditions. The service is overseen by spinal surgeon Mr Andrew Hilton.
- Private Phits Foot Scanner and Gait Analysis in Dorchester
Private Phits Foot Scanner and Gait Analysis in Dorchester
As experts in assessing lower limb biomechanics our physiotherapists can develop individual exercise regimes to help manage any biomechanical issues you may have. Alongside this we now have the Phits foot scanner. This sophisticated piece of kit will analyse your foot posture to create bespoke orthotics just for you which can help in managing lower limb pain and injury.
- Private MRI Scan in Dorchester
Private MRI Scan in Dorchester
Private MRI Scans can show muscles, joints, bone marrow, blood vessels, nerves and other structures within your body.
- Private Post-operative Rehabilitation in Dorchester
Private Post-operative Rehabilitation in Dorchester
The team are experts in managing all post-operative care and have close working relationships with the consultants in order to provide the best possible rehab. We also have access to a wide variety of other treatments to optimise your rehabilitation experience such as the anti-gravity treadmill, hydrotherapy and much more.
Private Specialist Physiotherapy Treatments in Dorchester
See more information about some of the treatments offered at BMI The Winterbourne Hospital on the links below.
- Private Specialist Physiotherapy Treatments offered in Dorchester
Private Specialist Physiotherapy Treatments offered in Dorchester
Acupuncture physiotherapy - acupuncture can be used on its own or in combination with physiotherapy to help treat a range of musculoskeletal conditions.
AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill - used to reduce stress on injuries and joints in the lower body.
Bracing - you may benefit from bracing if you have been suffering with painful joints, stability issues or have ongoing pain. Braces can also help with rehabilitation and returning to sport.
Hydrotherapy - if you have had persistent or long-standing pain that has failed to respond to previous treatments, then it would be helpful to consult a physiotherapist. This type of physiotherapy has been shown to assist patients with coping strategies that can help improve quality of life.
Pilates - a form of exercise that may improve balance, strength, posture, flexibility and circulation. It focuses on strengthening the core abdominal and back muscles.
Shockwave therapy- relates to the assessment and treatment of people with disorders of the respiratory system. Physiotherapy is focused on maximising physical function and helping you manage symptoms.
Accessing private healthcare is easy, whether you choose to pay directly or use private medical insurance.
If you are paying for yourself, we can usually offer an upfront cost which you can then choose to pay in full or access one of our easy payment options.
If you have insurance, we can arrange direct settlement with your insurance provider, although you should check in advance to see if your treatment is covered. For more information, visit our private medical insurance page.