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Wednesday 9th January 2019
Are you due an MOT? We are now providing a full assessment for beginner and seasoned runners. The assessment involves gait analysis and injury screening and footwear advice. This is ideal for people who have recently taken up running and are experiencing new aches and pains. Call us today to book your MOT (£50).
Thursday 7th June 2018
Kettlebells have been used as a dynamic tool to develop strength and core stability for centuries. Kettlebells were used as counterweights in Russian markets during the early 18th century. The market workers started swinging the weights around for fun and quickly realised their strength and endurance began to increase. Now kettlebells are seen in nearly every gym and fitness studio. Our Physiotherapist Alistair has been using kettlebells as a rehab tool for his patients for the last 6 years. The benefits of…
Thursday 22nd March 2018
How can maintaining your feet improve performance? Toe Flexors - pretty much ignored by most strength and conditioning coaches however the toe flexors, muscles that line the bottom of the…
Friday 23rd February 2018
Simon Miles, Biomechanics Podiatrist
Running shoe trends are constantly changing and recently the trend is moving away from the barefoot / ultra-minimalist styles. This is possibly due to inappropriate shoes combined with poor technique and inadequate strength resulting in increased injury. This coincides with Vibram Five Finger barefoot shoes recently being found guilty in the US of misleading marketing, allowing anyone who has brought the shoes to claim a refund!! With the…
Wednesday 7th February 2018
Our resident massage therapist Jane Sumner will be holding a half price massage day on Friday the 23rd of February. We are very proud to have her on our team here at New Park Physiotherapy. This is a great opportunity for current and new patients to view the new premises and perhaps try a new treatment. The following treatments will be available on the day at these prices... Hour Massage £22.50 was £45.00 Half Hour Massage £17.50 was ££35.00 Hour Indian Head Massage £22.50 was £45.00
Wednesday 17th January 2018
We are please to announce we are now using BTL Ultrasound machines here at New Park Physiotherapy Melton Mowbray. BTL Ultrasound offers the most accurate and evidence based ultrasound for the treatment of all injuries. The very powerful 'injury library' means the system can target the exact tissue and depth using evidence based settings. Subsequently this means it can deliver immediate analgesic effects on tendon injuries and contusions.…