Patients can now self-refer to the MSK Physiotherapy Service.

Who is eligible?

  • Anyone over 16 years old that is a patient of this GP practice who has pain or discomfort in their muscles, joints or ligaments.

Who is not eligible?

CONDITION

< 16 years old

Mobility issues, gait aid

Eg difficulties with walking or transfers

Housebound patient

Resident of nursing home

Falls

 

Pregnant patients with low back pain, pelvic girdle pain

 

Incontinence

Stroke, head injury

Parkinsons- Mobility issues

Orthosis, bespoke splints

Respiratory conditions eg. emphysema, COPD

How do I refer myself?

Download and complete the form and take to one of the physiotherapy departments listed below. Alternatively collect a form from reception.

Self referral physio

Physiotherapy Services

  • Boston House, Wigan Health Centre, Frog Lane, Wigan, WN6 7LB, TEL: (01942) 482260
  • Platt Bridge Health Centre, Rivington Ave, Platt Bridge, Wigan, WN2 5NG, TEL: (01942) 482403
  • Leigh Health Centre, Leigh Infirmary, The Avenue, Leigh, WN7 1HR, TEL: (01942) 483413
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