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Specialists in the treatment of high speed trauma and fractures, as well as all musculoskeletal conditions and chronic pain.

People travel great distances (USA, Poland, Ireland, Holland, Croatia etc) to see Brian Simpson and his team, who treat some of the world’s top sportsmen and women. World and British Superbike riders, speedway and moto-x riders, soccer and rugby players, equestrians, skiers and grand prix racers are just some of our grateful patients.

As well as sportsmen and women, we also treat members of the public, who may have simply injured themselves at home or at work, or may be suffering with a medical problem or just be complaining of pain.

We offer:

  • Specialist expertise
  • Convenience
  • Flexibility
  • Prompt appointments- often the same day
  • Education and advice
  • Tailor-made exercise programmes that can be emailed to you
  • Individual attention and treatment
  • Bespoke Manual Handling Training and Ergonomic Assesssment

Facilities:

  • Large car park directly outside- free of charge
  • Most private health schemes accepted 
  • Easy access to treatment rooms
  • Easy access to toilet and washing facilities
  • Patients may be a accompanied if they wish

Earlier treatment can mean a quicker recovery and less time off work or from your chosen sport/activity.

Your Physiotherapists

All our physiotherapists are fully qualified, registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC) and members of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP). This means they are governed by a professional code of conduct and all their treatment is covered by professional liability insurance. All physiotherapists have been trained by Brian in his assessment and treatment techniques.

We pride ourselves on our high standards of clinical practice. Our Chartered Physiotherapists keep up to date with the latest techniques through attending postgraduate training courses. You can therefore be sure that all our physiotherapists have the correct level of up to date training in order to provide you with the most effective treatment.

Jo Wraight & Brian Simpson

Brian Simpson MCSP DSA (CSP)

  • Brian qualified in 1967 and mainly worked in orthopaedics in the NHS in London
  • He went on to work in professional football with Ipswich Town and was also physiotherapist  to the England Youth football team
  • In 1977 he left professional football to concentrate on his private practice
  • The same year he did his post-graduate training in Wiesbaden, West Germany in the theory, application and efficacy of Pulsed Magnetic Field Therapy.
  • Brian has gained an international reputation working with sports men and women with high speed trauma injuries and fractures
  • Brian is an Extended Scope Practitioner which means that he is able to administer cortisone injections and carry out aspirations which enables him to achieve excellent results
  • Brian is also qualified in Western Acupuncture techniques
  • In 2010 Brian lectured for PhysioFirst on the Treatment of Delayed and Non-Union Fractures
  • Brian has had 3 articles published in professional journals
  • Brian is also a Medico-Legal Expert in Sports Injuries and Orthopaedics
  • Brian has recently been awarded a Distinguished Service Award of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. This award recognises Brian’s contribution and outstanding service to the Society for excellence in an area of service to the benefit of others over a minimum ten year period

Pamela Simpson MCSP

  • Specialises in Manual Handling and Ergonomics and is a Medico-Legal Expert in this field
  • Qualified in 1980, Pam is a director of the clinic
  • Pam is a world recognised authority on manual handling and lectures worldwide on the subject
  • She delivers courses for Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists in the risk management of complex patient handling issues and also carries out ergonomic work station assessments and advises on injury management in the workplace
  • Pam was chapter author in ‘The Guide to The Handling of People- A Systems Approach’, which was published in 2011- her chapter was entitled Training Strategies
  • Pam is the author of many expert reports, both regarding long term manual handling needs, and cases of personal injury as a result of an alleged manual handling incident Please visit Pam’s website- www.pamelaroseconsultants.co.uk for more information

Joanne Wraight BSc Hons, MCSP

  • Jo has been trained by Brian Simpson in his assessment and treatment techniques and has been working alongside him at the clinic since she qualified from UEA in Norwich in 2007
  • She is trained in Western Acupuncture techniques
  • Jo is qualified in fracture treatment techniques including Laser Therapy, Pulsed Magnetic Field Therapy and LIPUS

Rebecca Birch BSc Hons, MCSP

  • Becky has been trained by Brian Simpson in his assessment and treatment techniques and has been working alongside him at the clinic since she qualified from UEA in Norwich in 2010
  • She is trained in Western Acupuncture techniques
  • Becky is qualified in fracture treatment techniques including Laser Therapy, Pulsed Magnetic Field Therapy and LIPUS

Appointments

We pride ourselves in being flexible with our appointment times and we aim to fit people in for treatment within 48 hours. Quite often we can see you for treatment on the same day of your enquiry.

Appointments available:
Monday to Thursday 7.30am-5pm
Friday 8am-2pm

In order to book an appointment, please;
Call on: 01473 215905
Fax on: 01473 461844
Email: Click here!
Contact us by post:
The Physiotherapy Health Centre Ltd
382 Norwich Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 4EJ

Payments


Patients can either self-fund their treatment or they can use their private insurance cover. If you wish to go through your insurance provider, you must notify them prior to attending treatment in order to obtain authorisation for your treatment. They will also inform you as to:

  • Whether a medical referral is necessary
  • Whether you are liable to pay an excess
  • Whether there is any restriction on the number of treatments allowed
  • Whether there is any limit on the amount that can be claimed

Our fees vary depending upon the nature of your condition and the type of treatment given. We will inform you of the cost of your treatment when you book your appointment.

You will be informed of any additional charges that may be payable over and above the quoted treatment fee.

Payment is required at the end of each treatment session, unless you are using your insurance.

Please note that if you are using your Bupa Medical Insurance, we are unable to commence treatment until we have received a referral letter from your GP/Consultant

We also accept payment by cash, cheque or major credit and debit cards:
Call us on 01473 215905 to make an appointment.




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