Hammersmith & Fulham

Musculoskeletal Service

(0203 795 3426)

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Our Hammersmith & Fulham Services

The local services in your area include:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy for MSK conditions involves the assessment and treatment of muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, spinal discs, nerves and other structures to keep you moving.

  • PhysioLine
  • In some cases, your GP may refer you to PhysioLine; a contact and assessment service completed over the phone by a Chartered Physiotherapist. PhysioLine has proven to be an extremely effective way for patients to speak with a physiotherapist quickly (usually within 2-4 days) and start managing their problem straightaway. By using PhysioLine you can access specialist guidance and support, while causing as little disruption as possible to your normal routine.

  • Pain Service
  • Our community pain teams are made up of medical consultants, specialist physiotherapists, clinical psychologists and nurse specialists. Everyone specialises in chronic pain and works closely as a team to support people struggling to live with this. Unfortunately it is not always possible to cure pain but our team will help you find ways to manage your pain and lead a better quality of life. They can help you start doing more of what matters to you without making the pain worse and to manage flare ups. The team can also support you with the emotional impact of living with pain.

  • CATS
  • Our Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (CATS) is designed for people for whom physiotherapy is not appropriate. This could be for a number of reasons; it could be that their physiotherapy treatment has not been successful, or that their diagnosis is unclear and they need further, more specialist intervention. The CATS service can also order diagnostic tests, such as MRI scans or X-rays if appropriate.

Meet your Hammersmith & Fulham team

Jonathan Durham

Service Manager

Sacha Mowla

Pain Service Lead

Katharine Netherton

Clinical Lead, MSK Service

Rowan Thorpe

Team Leader

Ruth Anderson

Team Leader

Philip Morel

Team Leader

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Patient Resources

Ongoing support
View videos, exercise guides, fact sheets and resources covering all areas of the body as well as falls, rheumatology and pain.

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Patient Portal

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Online portal enabling you to manage your NHS appointments with one click from your smartphone.

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PhysioNow

Digital tools to help you
PhysioNow is a digital self-assessment tool that helps you rapidly get the best care to manage your symptoms or injury.