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Physiotherapy Service

The service provides accessible, high-quality and efficient physiotherapy/rehabilitation services for NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney patients with the objective of:

  • Supporting/facilitating patients in the self-management of their condition
  • Facilitating and expediting return home from hospital or any other care facility
  • Supporting/facilitating independent living at home
  • Supporting/facilitating return to work
  • Supporting/facilitating participation in an active lifestyle
  • Supporting patients suffering from long-term conditions

The types of disorders/conditions which may be seen and treated by the community physiotherapy service include:

  • Musculoskeletal conditions including degenerative joint conditions and trauma
  • Progressive and non-progressive neurological conditions
  • Complex medical conditions
  • Frail elderly
  • Surgical cases requiring rehabilitation (orthopaedic and other)
  • Generally unwell patients with any of the above requiring rehabilitation including those in community beds commissioned by Norfolk and Waveney PCT.

Locations Served

Beccles, Belton, Bradwell, Bungay, Caister, Filby, Fleggburgh, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Halesworth, Hemsby, Hopton, Kessingland, Lowestoft, Martham, Ormesby, Potter Heigham, Scratby, Southwold

Age Group Served

18 and over


Main Contact Information

Cranbrook Centre, Northgate Hospital,
Northgate Street, Great Yarmouth, NR30 1BU

Tel

01493 337818

Fax

01493 337692

Email

emma.lansdell@nhs.net


Other information & downloads


The physiotherapy staff work across various sites. You should always be able to talk to a physiotherapist between the hours of 8.30 a.m and 4.30 p.m Monday to Friday at either the Cranbrook Center, Beccles Hospital, Kirkley Mill Health Centre or the Shrublands Health Centre. Call 01493 809977 for detailed information on clinic hours