Musculoskeletal specialist and physiotherapy service

The MSK and physiotherapy service provides assessment and treatment for adults with problems with their muscles, ligaments, tendons, joints, discs or nerves.

We have a highly skilled team of staff to make sure that you get the most appropriate care within a local community setting.

We aim to improve your strength, mobility and independence, giving you the power to understand and better manage your condition. As well as treating a specific injury or illness, we will also assess and identify ways to help improve your general well being and quality of life.

The service provides

  • Specialist MSK assessment

  • Onward Referral to secondary care

  • Radiological and pathological investigations

  • Peripheral joint injections, caudal epidurals and acupuncture

  • Physiotherapy, exercise therapy and manual therapy

  • Exercise classes, including spinal rehabilitation, lower limb, shoulder and back to fitness classes

Locations of service

Service delivery times

  • 8am to 5pm - Monday to Friday (later appointments are available at some sites).  

Contacting the service

The central booking team can be contacted on 020 3893 8533

For general enquiries (not appointment queries) the MSK Admin team can be contacted on 020 8232 3393

See new appointment booking instructions

Further information - MSK patient information leaflet

If you require additional advice whilst awaiting a Musculoskeletal appointment, please see the leaflet - Musculoskeletal advice whilst awaiting an appointment 


Referral advice

Referral advice for health professionals, musculoskeletal pathways and process maps: see GP referrals for musculoskeletal conditions