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06/FEB

MSD absence & presenteeism: a pain in the neck for UK businesses

Today we are launching a campaign to keep people moving and save employers money. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are costing UK businesses £7.4 billion [i] a year through absenteeism and an estimated £15 billion [ii] a year in presenteeism – people at work, but working less productively due to a MSD.  An estimated 11.6 million [iii] working days a year […]

Author -    Date - 06/FEB/14   Category - Blog, Occupational Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy

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20/NOV
2013

Showcasing Connect Physiotherapy services at Gosforth

  As part of our series of blogs showcasing the specialist physiotherapy services and expert staff at each of our clinics we’d now like to shine a light on Connect Gosforth, our very first private clinic.      Connect Gosforth is located just off Gosforth high street, right next to Trinity church and directly opposite Sainsbury’s. There […]

Author -    Date - 20/NOV/13   Category - Blog, Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise

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11/NOV
2013

Connect Durham is top of the table

  Following our blog last week showcasing Connect Low Fell, we’d like to now highlight the key services, expert staff and fantastic feedback from our patients at Connect Durham. Connect Durham is located right in the centre of Durham University’s sports campus, on the ground floor of the Graham Sports Centre for easy access. The […]

Author -    Date - 11/NOV/13   Category - Blog

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31/OCT
2013

Introducing the newest member of team Connect

We’re very pleased to introduce our new Senior Physiotherapist Vicky Percy who joined Connect last month and who’s already making a good impression with our patients!   Vicky qualified at Nottingham University in 2002 obtaining First Class (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy.  She began her career working as a senior musculoskeletal therapist at Leicester General Hospital […]

Author -    Date - 31/OCT/13   Category - Blog

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24/OCT
2013

Excellent physiotherapy service from Connect Low Fell, Gateshead

Following fantastic feedback from our existing patients and after an influx of new patients through our doors we’ve decided to do a series of blogs focusing on each of our 4 private physiotherapy clinics individually.   Over the next 4 weeks, we’ll be posting 1 blog each week highlighting the key services, expert staff and […]

Author -    Date - 24/OCT/13   Category - Blog

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17/OCT
2013

Another success story from Connect physiotherapists

Our physiotherapists and sports therapists are dedicated to accurately assessing, diagnosing and treating their patients to get them pain free and back to full fitness as quickly as possible. We are extremely proud when a patient contacts us to thank us for making a difference to their lives and so we’d like to share Andy’s […]

Author -    Date - 17/OCT/13   Category - Blog

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15/OCT
2013

Connect bring Olympic glory to Gateshead

  Our senior physiotherapist, Dave Brown, made dreams come true when he arranged for London 2012 Olympian Martin Stamper to visit his local Taekwondo Tigers club to help them to prepare for their national championships.   Martin achieved 5th Place in last year’s Olympics following his bronze medal at the 2012 European Championships and came […]

Author -    Date - 15/OCT/13   Category - Blog

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04/OCT
2013

A step in the right direction…

Knee pain is extremely common and is generally caused by wear and tear as the knee joint is particularly vulnerable to damage and pain because it takes the full weight of your body and any extra force when you run or jump. As we age our joints constantly undergo changes where old bone is gradually […]

Author -    Date - 04/OCT/13   Category - Blog

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19/SEP
2013

Another Great North Run, another Great weekend

  We’re very proud to have been part of this year’s Great North Run last weekend as it gave us the opportunity to meet some inspirational runners and share our expertise to help give them that extra boost to achieve their race goals.   On Saturday we were up bright and early at the GNR […]

Author -    Date - 19/SEP/13   Category - Blog

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