Similar to low back pain, neck pain is another issues that affects many of the population at some point in their lives. Neck pain and stiffness can be triggered due to postural reasons such as sitting at a computer for long periods of time, whiplash from a road traffic accident, mechanical and discogenic causes, leading to injury to structures such as muscles, ligaments and nerves, and can lead to referred pain down shoulders, arms and upper back. Neck pain can even be the underlying cause of tension headaches where people will experience a band of tension or pressure in the back of the head, neck, or around the eyes. It is important to address and correct the underlying cause of the pain and provide treatment to alleviate symptoms and prevent future recurrences.
Common treatments used for neck pain includes:
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Our sports medicine services are suitable for people with a range of common injuries such as sports injuries, tendon injuries, muscle strains, ligament strains, fractures, post operation rehabilitation, low back pain, neck pain, concussion, sciatica, osteoarthritis, plantar fasciitis and more.
Initial Physiotherapy Assessment (45 minutes, for NEW patients) £80
Follow Up Physiotherapy Consultation (30 minutes) £65
Sports Medicine Consultation Including Ultrasound, with Dr Raj Subbu (30 minutes) £120
Dr Raj Subbu, a Cardiff Medical School graduate, specialises in Sports and Exercise Medicine, focusing on musculoskeletal soft tissue injuries and concussion. As the Lead Club Doctor for Saracens Rugby Club, he holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine and Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Injection Therapy and Interventions.
Jonathan, Lead Physiotherapist at Private GP Services, excels in musculoskeletal injuries and sports rehabilitation, especially lower limb pathologies. With eleven years at Saracens rugby club and experience in private practice and elite sports consultations, he brings expertise to the St Albans clinic.