Services at ACCORD

Physiotherapy

Two part-time Senior Physiotherapists provide treatment and support to patients within our Inpatient Unit, Day Therapy Unit, Outpatient Clinic and  to patients in their own homes.

Aims of the Service

Introducing Physiotherapy into the patient’s plan of care aims to maintain physical independence and maximise the individual’s potential.

Physiotherapy can help with:

  • Breathing difficulties
  • Relaxation for anxiety
  • Difficulties with walking , standing, balance or transferring
  • Stiff and painful joints
  • Fatigue and muscle weakness
  • Pain
  • Swollen limbs

What You Can Expect

On the first visit, the patient’s needs will be assessed and a plan of care agreed accordingly.

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Meet the Team

Ailsa Currie

Ailsa Currie - Chartered Physiotherapist

Ailsa holds a BSc in Physiotherapy and is registered with the Heatlh Professional Council. Having gained experience working at the Beatson Oncology Centre before moving to ACCORD in 2005, Ailsa has a specialist interest, experience and skills in Lymphoedema care and management.

Sandra Lyall

Sandra Lyall - Chartered Physiotherapist

Sandra holds a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy and is registered with the Health Professionals Council. Sandra gained experience in in Medical, Out-patients, Women’s’ Health, Stroke unit and latterly in discharge/care at home team before commencing with ACCORD in 2007. Sandra has a specialist interest and skills in Clinical Acupuncture. The physiotherapy service also benefits from support from Shona Crain, Technical Instructor III (see Occupational Therapy service).

Hours and Availability

  •  Monday to Friday 9.00am – 3.30pm

How to get in Contact

  • Physiotherapy – 0141 581 2024