Tagged: physiotherapy


Paediatric Physiotherapy

Services at | Updated 2 May 2019 | Tags: child children paediatric physiotherapy Service

Acute Paediatric Physiotherapy Service There is an inpatient physiotherapy service provided across the paediatric wards at St George’s Hospital. This service provides input for various patient groups including; Acute Neurology, Neurosurgery, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Oncology, Neonates, Surgery, Medical and Respiratory. Physiotherapy input ranges from assessment (including regional specialist assessment), acute …


Paediatric Physiotherapy in Special Schools (Greenmead Primary School)

Services at | Updated 18 Nov 2019 | Tags: child children community physiotherapy Respiratory Service

The Physiotherapy team at Greenmead provide a broad range of services on an individualised needs-basis to optimise the physical needs and gross motor development for pupils. Services include: Physiotherapy assessment and treatment sessions; equipment provision; postural management, class and home programmes; liaison with outside professionals and referrals to other services …


Paediatric Respiratory Physiotherapy Service

Services at | Updated 21 Sep 2018 | Tags: child children paediatric physiotherapy Respiratory Service

The paediatric respiratory physiotherapy team at St George’s cover both inpatient and outpatient respiratory caseloads. The inpatient caseload includes daily respiratory physiotherapy cover to the intensive care units (mainly paediatric intensive care) and also to the wards. Due to our regional respiratory service at St George’s, we also provide an …


Acute Paediatric Physiotherapy Service

Services at | Updated 18 Nov 2019 | Tags: acute child children paediatric physiotherapy Service

There is an inpatient physiotherapy service provided across the paediatric wards at St George’s Hospital. This service provides input for various patient groups including; Acute Neurology, Neurosurgery, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Oncology, Neonates, Surgery, Medical and Respiratory. Physiotherapy input ranges from assessment (including regional specialist assessment), acute rehabilitation and organising specialist …


Community Paediatric Physiotherapy Service

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital| Updated 21 Apr 2020 | Tags: child children community physiotherapy Respiratory Service

Update on our services during the COVID-19 Pandemic. As you will be aware the current situation with COVID-19 is impacting on delivery of all services as we ensure we keep our children/families and staff safe, as well as dealing with the impact on NHS services overall.  The situation and advice …


Marathon effort to save Grace

Marathon effort to save Grace

News & events| 19 Apr 2016 | Tags: Grace Havard London Marathon 2016 major trauma centre marathon physiotherapy Queen Mary's Hospital rehabilitation St George's Hospital Charity

Grace Havard is running the London Marathon on Sunday (24th April) – just two years after sustaining life-threatening injuries in a road traffic accident.


Nick’s moonwalk to recovery

Nick’s moonwalk to recovery

News & events| 7 Apr 2015 | Tags: a&e anti-gravity treadmill Motorbike physiotherapy Sky Crisis Sky1 trauma

In December 2014 St George’s purchased an anti-gravity treadmill to help better treat patients like Nick. The machine is designed to enable patients to exercise at reduced gravity meaning there is less weight being placed on their injured limb. It can be set-up anywhere between 20-100% gravity with 20% being likened to walking on the moon.


Hand Therapy

Hand Therapy

Services at | Updated 29 Jan 2019 | Tags: hand hand management unit hand therapy hand trauma occupational therapy physiotherapy

The Hand Therapy team is part of the Regional Hand Unit at St Georges Hospital and consists of specialist Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. Team members work generically to manage patients with a variety of hand injuries and acquired conditions.  The team works within the therapies department in St James’ wing, …