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).  
Back care video image
Back care exercises
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Hip care exercises
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Knee care exercises
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Neck care exercises
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Shoulder care exercises
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Shoulder rotator cuff exercises

Exercises for common ailments 

Here are some exercises you can try at home, without seeing your GP or booking a hospital appointment:

  • neighbourlycare.org.uk - offer classes aimed at older less mobile patients.  Classes include - health walks, yoga, chair exercises, Indian folk dance, keep fit and art and drawing.

  • Falls/strength and balance 10 weeks programme - organised by neighbourly care.  Please contact Nurita Bangar, Neighbourly Care Health Services Officer on 020 8571 1929 or email nurita.bangar@neighbourlycare.org.uk 

  • Open Air Green Hub Group (Horsenden Farm) - grow your own veg or just enjoy the fresh air.  Contact Ali or Julie on
    020 8571 1929 

Contacting the service

Central appointment booking team can be contacted on 

020 3893 8533

MSK admin team for general enquiries not related to appointments can be contacted on

020 8232 3393