Treatments available at The Cotswold Physio Rooms

At The Cotswold Physio Rooms we offer a number of treatments to help support in your physiotherapy rehabilitation. Following our treatment process we will diagnose, provide you a specific and individual treatment plan that leads to prevention from further occurrence.

Browse our treatment options that are on offer from physiotherapy to massage therapy. Helping you to keep health and pain free.

Shockwave Therapy

An effective treatment option for a range of chronic disorders. One of the fastest therapy option for a wide range of condition with excellent clinical outcomes measures

What is Shockwave Therapy?

Shockwave Therapy is a method of therapy that uses a device to send acoustic waves of high energy pulses into an injury affected area on a person’s body. The device works by creating a microtrauma to the affected area, thus stimulating blood flow and thereby promoting tissue healing. In chronic pain, these Shockwaves create a new inflammatory process, which then kick starts the brain to react by sending the necessary nutrients to promote healing.

Benefits of Shockwave Therapy include:

  • Fast pain relief
  • Mobility restoration
  • Accelerated tissue repair and cell growth
  • Non-surgical
  • Non-invasive

What conditions can Shockwave Therapy help with?

Shockwave Therapy is an effective treatment option for a variety of chronic disorders, including:

  • Shoulder tendonitis / calcification
  • Plantar fasciitis / foot pain
  • Tennis elbow / golfers’ elbow
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Heel spurs
  • Hip bursitis
  • Trigger points

If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, then Shockwave Therapy may be the right treatment for you.

Ladies foot being given Shockwave therapy to her heel

Dry Needling

What are the benefits of Dry Needling?

Dry needling is a modern, science based intervention that can loosen stiff muscles, ease joint pain, improve blood flow and oxygen circulation within the body. This brings results for those who are trying to optimize sports performance, recover faster from injury, or prevent issues from becoming chronic.

As a modality employed by your physiotherapist as part of your overall treatment plan, dry needling can be used to treat pain and dysfunction in a range of musculoskeletal conditions such as:

  • Acute and Chronic Neck and low back pain
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Tennis elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Acute and Chronic Headaches
  • Knee pain
  • Shin splints
  • Plantar fasciitis


Is the process of inserting needles into specific parts on the body called acupuncture points. These are inserted into specific points of the body depending on where your pain is originating. Once they are in place they can be left inside for a few minutes or up to 30 minutes.

During the treatment acupuncture stimulates the body to:

  • React to an illness or symptom(s)
  • Rebalance your body
  • Release natural chemicals, such as endorphins, your body’s natural painkillers, and the chemicals that control nerve impulses

What conditions can acupuncture help with?

  • Chronic long term pain
  • Migraines
  • Back pain
  • Arthritis


A lady having acupuncture in her right shoulder