*NEWS FLASH* – Waiting Times to Rise for Hip and Knee Replacements
Mr Simon Stevens, the NHS England Boss, has spoken. He states that patients will face longer waits for operations such as hip and knee replacements, which are considered as ‘non-urgent’ operations. GPs are also expected to cut the number of patients they refer to hospitals and are advised to refer to physiotherapy instead. Is this […]More Info
Interview with knee surgeon Mr Adil Ajuied
Clinical Director Hily Klibansky interviews Mr Adil Ajuied and asks him about arthritis, knee replacements and whether physiotherapy really helps. Mr Ajuied is a full time knee surgeon in London specialising in all aspects of knee surgery. Mr Ajuied has been appointed a senior honorary clinical lecturer in Trauma and Orthopaedics as well as director […]More Info
Just had your hip or your knee replaced? How can physiotherapy help you?
Hip and knee replacements are common and highly successful operations that bring many people relief from pain and improved mobility. Thousands of these joint replacement operations take place in the UK every year. At the hospital soon after your surgery, your physiotherapist would have helped you back onto your feet and would have guided you […]More Info