The Rehab Physio Cup Raises £4000 for Spinal Cord Injury Rehab Scholarships

Our charity football match at Tranmere Rovers’ home ground, Prenton Park last week has raised £4000 to enable more people with life-changing spinal cord injuries to access the essential rehabilitation treatment that they need to improve their quality of life. The event was a collaboration between The Rehab Physio, The Rooprai Spinal Trust (RST) and […]

Maximising Damages in Brain and Spinal Injury Rehabilitation

On the 23rd May, our founder and Clinical Director, Chris Wynne is presenting at an all-day event entitled ‘Maximising Damages in Brain and Spinal Injury Rehabilitation’, hosted by Exchange Chambers in Manchester. The hybrid event (in person and via Zoom) has been timed to take place during brain injury awareness week and on spinal injury […]

The Rehab Physio Cup – Fundraising for Rehab for Spinal Cord Injuries

On the evening of Thursday 16th May, The Rehab Physio is hosting a charity football match at Tranmere Rover’s home ground, Prenton Park to raise money for people with life-changing spinal cord injuries so that they can access the essential neurological rehabilitation treatment that they need to improve their quality of life. Timed to take […]

The Effectiveness of Robotics & Intensive Rehabilitation for Brain Injury

Patient using upper limb rehabilitation device

This month is Brain Injury Awareness Month, an annual event which aims to promote understanding, support prevention methods and improve access to rehabilitation services for those affected. Brain injuries can happen to anyone, regardless of age or background and support.  Everyone who has suffered a brain injury will face different, unique challenges, and these can […]

It’s Celebration Friday for Liam and Mel!

This week is National Apprenticeship Week, providing us with the perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our own apprentices, Liam and Mel and the positive impact that they both have on the team at The Rehab Physio and our patients. The annual week-long event aims to bring together everyone who is passionate about apprenticeships […]

Spotlight on…..Kate, our Office Manager

When our patients and partners think of The Rehab Physio, our physiotherapists may be the first people to spring to mind, but supporting them in everything they do is a couple of team members who are absolutely vital, not only in ensuring that our day-to-day operations run smoothly but also throughout our patients rehabilitation journey. […]

Spotlight on….Jeni, our Senior Administrator

When our patients and partners think of The Rehab Physio, our physiotherapists may be the first people to spring to mind, but supporting them in everything they do is a couple of team members who are absolutely vital, not only in ensuring that our day-to-day operations run smoothly but also throughout our patients rehabilitation journey. […]

Spotlight on……Josh Leadbitter, Physiotherapy Assistant

This month we’re throwing the spotlight on our Physiotherapy Assistant, Josh to find out what he loves about his job, how he got into the profession and what he gets up to in his spare time. “Everyone who works at The Rehab Physio is highly invested in our patient’s rehabilitation and we set out to […]

The Science Zone: The Link Between Neurological Rehabilitation & Mental Health

Our contribution to our Science Zone series this month comes from our Physio Assistant, Josh Leadbitter as he explores the impact that neurological rehabilitation, and in particular intensive rehab and robotics can have on our patients’ mental health: Neurorehabilitation and mental health are closely linked, as the health of the brain and the mind are […]

Irwin Mitchell Webinar – Save the Date!

Our Clinical Director and Founding Partner, Chris Wynne, has been invited to join an expert panel at a webinar on rehabilitation for people with brain and spinal Injuries, by our partners, Irwin Mitchell. The webinar, on Thursday 23rd November from 12.00pm to 1.30pm, will be hosted by Anna Pask, a senior associate from the law […]

Spotlight on…..Zoë Gerrard, Neurological Physiotherapist

Here at The Rehab Physio we’ve got a passionate team of physiotherapists who are committed to applying their skills and experience to combat the effects of neurological conditions, and ultimately improve our patients’ lives. We thought it would be good to introduce them and give you a sneak peek into what they love about their […]

The Science Zone: The Impact of Intensive Rehabilitation on Spinal Cord Injuries

The latest blog in our Science Zone series has been written by our Founder and Co-Director, Jennifer Wynne in recognition of World Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day.  Introduced by The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), the annual event aims to raise awareness of the challenges that people with spinal cord injuries face and to promote […]

Collaborative Approach Provides Access to Life-Changing Rehab Programme

The latest two patients to enrol on The Rehab Physio’s intensive neurological rehabilitation programme are benefiting from a collaboration with the professional services and charity sectors, aimed at creating opportunities for people who don’t have the financial support to explore their true rehabilitation potential. Alex is a 14-year-old who has been enrolled on The Rehab […]

The Science Zone: How Robotics & VR Create the Best Conditions for Functional Gains

The latest blog in our Science Zone series has been written by our founder and Clinical Director, Chris Wynne to explore the issue of why its important to always have a functional goal in mind when we’re treating our patients and how movement, however small, can be converted to function.  We’ve also featured some interesting […]

Liam Wins Apprentice of the Year Award!

Liam wins apprentice of the year award

We’re delighted to announce that our Physiotherapy Assistant, Liam Lancaster-Smith has been named Apprentice of the Year at Wirral Met College’s Further Education Student Awards. The awards celebrate the achievements of exceptional students who have excelled during their studies, each nominated by the teaching staff at Wirral Met. Liam has been studying for a one-year […]

Introducing Our Revolutionary Robots – Meet Lexo For Lower Limb Rehabilitation!

Lower limb rehabilitation

This month we introduce Lexo, one of our family of robots and a game-changer in robotic lower limb (or gait) rehabilitation, enabling the team at The Rehab Physio to deliver physiotherapy more intensively to help our patients to maximise their recovery potential and improve their quality of life. So what is gait rehabilitation? The term […]

The Rehab Physio Presents at Prestigious Legal Conference

Founder and Clinical Director at The Rehab Physio, Chris Wynne was invited to present at the the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) Advanced Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Conference from 17th – 19th May at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales. APIL is a not-for-profit organisation which has been dedicated to fighting […]

The Rehab Physio Presents at Frenkel Topping Deputy Day Conference

The Rehab Physio’s expertise is in demand currently with another opportunity to extol the virtues of intensive rehabilitation for complex neurological conditions and injuries. On 11th May, founder and Clinical Director of The Rehab Physio, Christopher Wynne presented at Frenkel Topping’s annual Deputy Day in Manchester. Frenkel Topping Group is a specialist professional and financial […]

The Science Zone: Evaluating Denervated Muscle with the RISE Stimulator

Welcome to the first in a series of blogs aimed at medical professionals and those interested in the science behind physiotherapy and rehabilitation. For our first blog we are delighted to feature an article by our colleague, Derek Jones from Anatomical Concepts, a supplier of rehabilitation products which aim to improve the lives of people […]

Exploiting Technology for Intensive Neurological Rehabilitation

Neurological physiotherapy acknowledges a simple fact: the human body is an amazing thing with the ability to adapt to the changes we put upon it. With the right physiotherapy skills, technology and techniques, we can help the body to find ways to help patients with a range of neurological conditions including spinal cord injury, stroke, […]