Muscle energy technique (MET) is another form of manual (hands on) therapy that is used by the therapist to restore function in the musculoskeletal system.
Therapists often use another form of manual therapy called myofascial release to relieve muscle dysfunction and pain.
Electrotherapy is often used by a therapist as an adjunct to manual therapy in the treatment of musculoskeletal dysfunction & pain.
Most people are aware that poor posture can have a direct effect on the risk of developing musculoskeletal problems.
Phil Horner Physiotherapy offers a professional service for the management of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions, providing specialist experience for people wanting fast effective help in returning to their full activities.
I have a wealth of experience in managing problems involving muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints, nerves, fascia, bones and vertebral discs and I can offer expert treatment and management of most injuries, conditions, pathologies, diseases and dysfunctions of the musculoskeletal system.
In addition to these services I can offer the benefits of Shockwave Therapy to the local area. Proven evidence based treatment for common chronic tendinopathy’s such as 'tennis elbow' , 'golfers elbow', patella tendinopathy, plantarfaciitis, trochanteric (hip) pain, shoulder tendinitis and achilles tendinitis.
With all these problems thorough and comprehensive assessment and examination can help to get to identify the source of the dysfunction. Experienced and skilled physiotherapy can facilitate tissue healing, promote recovery, reduce symptoms and enable a return to normal activity whilst helping to prevent injury recurrence or providing best management for long term musculoskeletal problems.
I'm recognised by all the major Health Insurance companies and an approved clinic within the Nuffield Health network of services.
Located within the Alliance Medical Fylde Coast Diagnostic Centre close to St Annes square and with ample parking front and rear.