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Back Pain Treatment


Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability.

It can also help to reduce your risk of injury in the future.

Our experienced Physiotherapists excel in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of Sports Injuries,

Shoulder & Knee Pain, and Acute or Chronic Back Pain.

The following Physiotherapy treatments are available at Durham City Physio:

  • manual therapy / "hands on"

  • sports physiotherapy

  • running assessments

  • Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)

  • taping/ strapping

  • kinesiotaping

  • dynamic taping

  • rehabilitation post-surgery

  • triggerpoint therapy

  • cupping

  • soft tissue mobilisation (massage)

  • acupuncture

  • dry needling

  • infrared light treatment

  • ultrasound therapy

  • cortisone injections (prescription required)

  • home visits (speak to physiotherapist first)

  • exercise/ stretching programmes

Examples of conditions that can be treated with Physiotherapy at our clinic:

  • Arthritis

  • Back & Neck pain e.g. disc prolapses ('slipped discs'), disc degeneration 

  • Sciatica or 'pinched nerves'

  • 'Whiplash'

  • Knee Pain (e.g. Runners Knee, ITB)

  • Sports Injuries

  • Heel Pain (e.g. Plantar Fasciitis, Achilles Tendinitis)

  • Ligament sprains

  • Torn muscles

  • Tendon pathologies

  • 'Growing pains' (e.g. Osgood Schlatter, Severs Disease)

  • Dislocated joints

  • Post Orthopaedic Surgery (e.g. ACL reconstruction, post-Hip or Knee replacement)

  • Long term (chronic) pain

  • Osteopenia / Osteoporosis

  • Poor balance

If you would like to speak to a physiotherapist first...

please call 01917068268 or contact us by email:


Book an appointment

We look forward to meeting you

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