You may have been referred to Bevan Wilson by your GP or surgeon, possibly recommended by a friend or colleague or maybe even found us in the Yellow Pages, however you came to us we are delighted to see you.
So, what should you expect from your very first visit to a physiotherapists?
Well to begin with please relax, we are here to help you get better. It might help you to write down any questions you may have and bring them along with you, you might also want to bring along a note of any prescription and non-prescription drugs you may be using.
You should wear appropriate clothing, your physiotherapist will need to see and feel the parts of your body that are relevant to assessment but if you feel anxious about anything please feel free to wear shorts or a vest top as well as your usual underwear.
Please do not be embarrassed to ask questions, all the Bevan Wilson physiotherapists are hugely experienced and well qualified they will be happy to answer any questions you may have, in fact your questions will almost certainly help in their assessment of your clinical requirements.
The initial consultation will typically last around 40 minutes and will include a few questions, a discussion about the nature of your complaint and of course an initial treatment.
Thank you for considering Bevan Wilson as your physiotherapy provider, we look forward to welcoming you to one of our practices.