Leading independent provider of neurological physiotherapy & rehabilitation.
We provide a comprehensive neurological physiotherapy service.
Our neurological physiotherapy team treat a wide range of conditions.
Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a physical disability that affects an individual’s movement and posture. This is the result of a problem with the brain that happens either before, during or soon after birth. During these stages the brain can be damaged or not develop normally, the cause is not always clear.
It is known to affect around 1 in 400 babies born in the UK with around 1,700 new cases every year.
The effects of CP can vary greatly from person to person depending on the location and degree of damage to the brain. Common symptoms include:
Cerebral palsy is a lifelong condition which will often affect an individual in different ways throughout their life. Although CP is not a progressive neurological condition, the many musculoskeletal impacts will change with age.
As a child transitions into adulthood, the physical and mental demands they face are likely to also change. This comes with the challenges of carrying out further education, entering the workforce and generally living more independently.
People with CP can use three to five times more energy than people without the condition to complete their day-to-day activities. This can place extra strain on the body resulting in higher levels of joint and mobility problems.
Here at Burscough Neuro Physiotherapy, we work with individuals with cerebral palsy transitioning into adulthood as well as older adults who have been living with the condition for much longer.
We understand people with CP will have their own unique challenges and we are here to listen and assess how these challenges affect your day-to-day life. We aim to help people with Cerebral Palsy to:
If you or a loved one suffers from Cerebral Palsy and would like to find out how we can help, please get in touch.
We are able to provide treatment at our fully equipped rehabilitation centre in Ormskirk or in the comfort of your own home or care home. Sessions carried out in your own home or care home will allow us to fully assess your environment and can offer recommendations for equipment where appropriate.
As a team of physiotherapists, we are able to provide home visits across the northwest including all areas of Liverpool, Southport, St Helens, Ormskirk and surrounding areas.
Patients visiting our rehabilitation centre will find accessible parking and toilet facilities.
Contact us by telephone or email via our contact form to arrange an appointment.
We are located in Ormskirk, Lancashire. Within easy reach of Liverpool, Southport, Wigan and the surrounding areas.
10 Hattersley Court Burscough Road Ormskirk Lancashire L39 2AY