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The Tier 2 musculoskeletal
service provides an evidence based treatment and advice service for patients
with musculoskeletal problems. Typical problems treated include:
preferably less than 3 months duration but no more than 6 months duration.
The service offers appropriate
Musculoskeletal clinical services in several locations. The interventions aim
to be responsive to the needs of the patients and provide a clear concise
individual education programme based on patient needs. The aim is to maximise
independence and to reduce patients’ symptoms and pain. Treatments will
include assessment, advice, manual therapy, manipulation, acupuncture, joint and
Who is your service provided for?
service is provided for adults who are registered with a GP in North East
How do you access the service?
the service is by referral from the patient’s own GP.
To refer a patient, click on the icon below to access the Community Gateway.