Physiotherapy

Physiotherapists are concerned with human function and movement and maximising its potential.

We are based at Wythenshawe Hospital but some outpatient services are provided at Withington Community Hospital and at the Specialist Ability Centre in Sharston.

We treat patients in the following areas:

  • acute medicine
  • cystic fibrosis and thoracic medicine
  • emergency department
  • falls prevention
  • mental health
  • paediatric
  • obstetrics and gynaecology
  • musculoskeletal outpatients e.g. joint and muscle conditions (including hydrotherapy)
  • occupational health
  • assessment and treatment of the elderly
  • stroke
  • cardiac rehabilitation
  • amputee rehabilitation
  • pain management
  • cardiothoracic surgery
  • vtransplant surgery
  • burns and plastic surgery
  • orthopaedic surgery
  • hand surgery
  • general surgery

Location

The Physiotherapy Department is located in the Yellow Zone near entrance 5.

Contact

To cancel appointments
Call – 0161 291 2344
Email – physiotherapy@uhsm.nhs.uk

Wythenshawe Physiotherapy reception – 0161 291 21780161 291 2179
Withington Community Hospital – 0161 217 3401
Specialist Ability Centre Physiotherapy – 0161 611 3769

Therapy Management Team

Head of Physiotherapy – 0161 291 5700
Clinical Lead Rehabilitation – 0161 291 5700
Clinical Lead Musculoskeletal Service – 0161 217 3092