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If you are in pain, please also see our pain section which includes online resources to help you keep active whilst suffering with a painful condition
The Torbay and South Devon Physiotherapy Service is available for patients registered at this practice. They offer musculoskeletal (MSK) appointments in local hospitals across the area.
You can refer yourself for an musculoskeletal (MSK) physiotherapy appointment and do not need to see your GP first. Currently 50% of their patients do not see their GP before the service.
Patients can use the easy, online appointment request service, or call us 8.30am – 12 noon, Monday to Friday on 0300 456 9987(local rate). However, please note: At peak times you may be unable to get through to the booking service by telephone on the first attempt. Please continue to try and a booking clerk will become available.
If you have any of the following, neurological problems, such as: Parkinson’s Disease, Stroke or Multiple Sclerosis, or children’s developmental problems such as Cerebral Palsy, you will need a specialist team referral, following discussion with your GP.
Please find below the various ways you are able to self refer to physiotherapy.
How to make an appointment, please visit http://www.torbayandsouthdevon.nhs.uk/physiopkb OR call 0300 456 9987 (local rate).
Lines open Monday to Friday, 08.30-12.00.
Link to Physiotherapy Intranet site - https://www.torbayandsouthdevon.nhs.uk/services/physiotherapy/
Also the link to all our Physio self-help videos would be really useful which is;
You can refer yourself direct for a specialist assessent in Paignton or Newton Abbot. Call 0300 0040335. Click on the link for more information.
Many people find that some simple stretches and exercises really reduce the pain from osteoarthritis. Find out more here!
Loads of helpful videos here from the team at Torbay Hospital. Includes tips for shoulders, knees, feet, ankles and patient who have had a stroke or suffering with vertigo
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NON-EMERGENCY: Have a look at the "Get health information" page. Alternatively, call 111 for non-urgent medical advice.
MINOR INJURIES: We do not provide a minor injuries service. You should attend A&E or a local minor iunjuries unit. The LIVE WAITING times for these services are listed here.
EMERGENCY: Dial 999 or go to your nearest A&E Department (you must not dial 999 for anything other than an emergency)
If you do need to attend the emergency department at Torbay Hospital please read this leaflet.