607, 2015

Can I claim back from my Health Insurer / Tax?

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In most cases you can claim back from your health insurer. It is advisable that you contact your health insurer to clarify your exact level of cover.
Please note: You can also claim back through your tax.
There is no excess due for this and you can claim back 20% of your costs after you have claimed […]

607, 2015

Do you offer home visits?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Home visits are available.
Our availability to do home visits depends on the clinic work load at that time.
We will do our best to accommodate you ASAP.
Please call the clinic on 025 35015 for further info.

607, 2015

How do I pay?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

We accept payment by cash or cheque. You will be required to pay at the end of each session. We run accounts for certain companies and clubs, however this needs to be set up in advance and can be arranged by contacting Patrick or Susie on 025 35015 or by email; info@avondhuphysio.ie

607, 2015

How many sessions will I require?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

On initial assessment, your physiotherapist will give you a rough guide as to how long your treatment is likely to take. In some cases it can be difficult to determine how long certain conditions can take to get better. Progress would be expected after 2 to 3 sessions. Don’t be afraid to ask your physiotherapist […]

607, 2015

Will I have to do anything in between physiotherapy sessions?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Yes, well at least most of the time anyhow. Most conditions will require you to do certain exercises to help maintain the benefits gained during your treatment.
Your personal exercises will be monitored, reviewed and progressed in line with your rate of recovery and ability to carry them out safely and effectively.
It is your diligence to […]

607, 2015

What do I need to bring to my appointments?

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On initial examination please bring:
any scans related to your problem
a list of your current medications
your referral letter from you GP/ Consultant (only if you have been referred)
Comfortable clothing is also advised as you may be asked to remove items of clothing to fully assess your problem.

If you are coming in for an assessment for orthotics, […]

607, 2015

How long does a standard appointment last?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Most appointments last approximately 40 minutes. This can vary depending on the extent of your problem.

607, 2015

When can I get an appointment?

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Our opening hours are:
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am – 8pm
Friday: 8.30 am to 7pm
Saturday: Please contact the clinic on 025 35015.
To arrange an appointment please contact the clinic on the 025 35015 where one of our staff will book you in to the first suitable appointment.

607, 2015

Do I need to be referred by my GP / Consultant?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

No. A referral is not necessary to see a Chartered Physiotherapist. However, APC staff will contact your GP and or Consultant, with your prior approval, to update them regarding your condition and progress.

607, 2015

How do I know I need physiotherapy?

By |July 6th, 2015|0 Comments

If you are suffering a pain or (musculoskeletal dysfunction) pain due to sore muscles or joints or irritated nerve tissues it is likely that you would benefit from some physiotherapy.
Without an assessment from a suitably qualified medical practitioner it is difficult to know the extent of any such injury or problem (dysfunction).

The Chartered Physiotherapists at […]