Emma James answers your questions on Back & Neck pain, Joint problems, Sports Injuries, Post-Operation & Fractures, Posture and Relaxation Post and Pre Natal problems & Over-Use of the joints
Our expert - Physiotherapist Emma James
Emma James is a registered Physiotherapist with The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and welcomes questions on the following:
Back & Neck pain
Post-Operation & Fractures
Posture and Relaxation
Post and Pre Natal problems
Over-Use of the joints
Emma James also has many special interests in Gait Scanning and APOS Therapy and Health & Wellbeing, offering Yoga, Pilates and dance classes, along with a Flotation Tank which helps to treat many conditions and alleviates pain and is fantastic for patients who suffer with anxiety and depression.
Emma James studied at Teeside University and qualified in 1998 with almost
20 years' experience you are most certainly in safe professional hands.
Tel: 01442 870686
Fax: 01442 408617
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I am in my 30's and have psoriatic arthritis in my ankles, knees elbows and fingers. could physio help with my arthritis? and in which way can it help. could you suggest anything I can do at home that would be beneficial? I have virtually no flex on my ankle and I have muscle waste in my thighs. I would appreciate any advice you can give.
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