The Specialist Physiotherapist:

  • Is a highly experienced physiotherapist who assesses patients with a new presentation or recurrence of strains, sprains, joint or muscle pain or stiffness.

 Is more experienced than a GP in managing orthopaedic problems


  • Provides rapid access to the most appropriate clinician for the patient’s problem


Booking Appointments

  • There will be a choice of “On the day or “Prebookable” (aiming for a maximum 10-day wait).
  • Appointments will be 20 minutes.
  • Patients can be signposted by receptionists or can choose to book with the physiotherapist themselves.
  • GPs may signpost to the physiotherapist via eConsultations or telephone consultations.


If the physiotherapist advises that a prescription is appropriate, they will request this via a GP or practice pharmacist at the end of surgery.


Fit notes (Med3)

If it is appropriate for a Med3 to be issued, the request will be processed at the end of surgery.

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Contact Us

Aintree Park Group Practice

Moss Lane Surgery
46 Moss Lane
Orrell Park
L9 8AL
Tel: 0151 295 8350
Fax: 0151 286 8923

Oriel Drive Surgery
Oriel Drive
L10 6NJ
Tel: 0151 295 8350
Fax: 0151 286 9616