The First Contact Physiotherapist (FCPs) service is now available at the surgery in Taff Ely.
If you are suffering from back, neck or spinal pain, you can now refer straight to a physiotherapist based within the surgery, without making an appointment with your GP first. Our FCPs are highly trained and have extensive experience in the assessment and management of musculoskeletal conditions.
The on-site specialist physiotherapists can provide early assessment of the injury along with advice and treatment plans. They are also able to refer for any relevant scans or x-rays, provide prescriptions for medication, plus write sick notes. They provide further onwards referral to other departments if and when this is needed.
The physiotherapists can assist with:
This service is available to anyone aged 16 or over and can be booked by calling the surgery directly. More information can be found here: https://www.taffelycluster.com/physiotherapy.html