Self-referral physiotherapy exclusion criteria

  • Children
  • Under the age of 16
  • Under the age of 11 should be referred to community paediatric physiotherapy.
  • Housebound patients (either in the short or long term) complete an iSPA referral.
  • Respiratory conditions.
  • Neurological conditions.
  • Long-COVID.
  • Post amputation (requires a specialist referral).
  • Women’s health problems (including pregnancy related pelvic and/or back pain for up to 1 year post-partum).
  • Men’s health problems.
  • Patients who have undergone extensive, complicated surgery, as defined by the operating consultant for an orthopaedic or rheumatological condition which requires specialist intervention.
  • Patients who have undergone surgery to the area in the last 6 months.
  • Wrists and hand assessment and treatment require an OT hand referral.
  • Forefoot and toes require a podiatry referral.
  • Provide walking aids.
Local Services, Let
Local Services, Let