Patient Stories

Joan and Ernie’s Story – Friendship, Physio and Rehab After a Stroke

22nd February 2019

Good friends Joan and Ernie live in the same residential care home in Oldham. Ernie was first to be treated by Physio Matters who were called in...

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Alex’s Story: Living an Active Life with Cerebral Palsy

24th January 2019

21-year-old Alex has cerebral palsy and is a permanent wheelchair user who had limited access to physiotherapy before Physio Matters.

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Lee’s Story – Engaging in therapy through sport after Stroke

19th February 2018

After suffering a stroke in 2005, life changed dramatically for previously independent Lee, who was then left a wheelchair user, fully dependent on carers and requiring a hoist for transfers.

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Ruth’s Story – Living with Multiple Sclerosis

12th February 2018

The diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis in 2008 had large implications on Ruth’s life, decreasing her mobility, and consequently leading her to give up her job as a social worker.

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Pete’s Story – Regaining mobility after a Stroke

5th February 2018

Following a stroke during an operation in March 2017 and a lengthy hospital stay, 59 year old Pete was left unable to stand or walk. Previously fully independent and a keen traveller, this had a dramatic impact on Pete and his wife Kath’s lives.

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Barbara’s Story - Restoring confidence after a Stroke

29th January 2018

After retiring, Barbara suffered a stroke in February 2017, leaving her unable to communicate or use her right side. After visiting our website, Barbara’s daughter contacted Physio Matters to arrange an assessment visit.

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Dan’s Story: Life with a brain injury after a motorbike accident

22nd January 2018

25 year old Dan has been working with Physio Matters since June 2016. After suffering a motorbike accident which left him in a coma for 6 weeks and in hospital for a further 8, Dan was left with an acquired brain injury.[…]

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Charlotte Cooper – Office Manager Amber Case Management Ltd

When dealing with the team at Physio Matters you can rest assured that all enquiries will be dealt with quickly and effectively. The entire team are very friendly and welcoming, and always put our clients and their families at ease, and we feel safe in the knowledge that our clients are getting the very best treatment possible. I would have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending Physio Matters to both clients, friends and family alike. Their skills and service are second to none, and they are always up to date with the latest innovations in equipment and treatment techniques. Simply put, I wouldn't look anywhere else.

Matthew Brown, Partner, Irwin Mitchell

Colin and his team regularly work with clients of mine, typically following brain injury. Without exception I have found them to be compassionate, proactive and highly skilled. They regularly achieve remarkable results and many of my clients come to regard their input and advice as indispensable. The therapists are supported by a highly efficient admin team and overall, the service provided by Physio Matters is truly excellent.

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