Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy - Halton

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Service is provided by a team of Physiotherapists who are specialists in the treatment of muscles, joints, tendons and ligament problems.
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Appointment Form

If you have been given an outpatient appointment at the hospitals and are unable to attend for whatever reason you can use the form below.

It is really important that you let us know of any changes as soon as possible. This means we can offer the original appointment to another patient.

Please complete the form below with your contact details and as much information as possible. You can find most of the information we need on your appointment letter.

If you have any problems using this form, please call the number on your appointment letter and we will do our best to help you. You will receive a response from us so you know it has been received and actioned.

If you wish to change the date and time of your appointment you, you can click the re-book option and state any dates that are not suitable for you, or you can contact us using the number on your appointment letter.

About this Service

About this Service

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Service is provided by a team of Physiotherapists MSK1.pngwho are specialists in the treatment of muscles, joints, tendons and ligament problems. We provide assessment, treatment and management advice for clients presenting with a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions including:

  • Neck and back pain
  • Arthritis
  • Joint pain
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Orthopaedic post-operative management
  • Chronic muscular and skeletal conditions
  • Rheumatology conditions
  • Women's health problems including: pregnant and post natal musculoskeletal problems, female stress or urge incontinence
Services Provided

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy team provide a range of services including:

  • Manual therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Acupuncture (Please note that not all physiotherapists can give acupuncture)
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Education and self help programmes
  • Active rehabilitation in the form of gym classes

More information about our services can be found on our patient service directory here.

Clinic Scheduling

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy clinics are provided by one of our specialist physiotherapists on the following days, times and locations:


  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm, at Halton Hospital
  • Tuesday: 8:30am - 6:00pm, at Halton Hospital
  • Monday - Wednesday: 9:00am - 12:00pm, at Murdishaw Health Centre Runcorn
  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm and Thursday 9:30am - 12:00pm at Castlefields Health Centre Runcorn
  • Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm, at Grove House Practice Runcorn


  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm, at Widnes Healthcare Resource Centre
  • Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:30pm, at Widnes Healthcare Resource Centre
  • Monday: 8:45am – 3:45pm, at Hough Green Health Park
  • Monday: 1:40pm - 5:00pm, at West Bank Medical Centre
  • Wednesday: 2:00pm - 5:00pm, at Beeches Medical Centre
  • Tuesday: 8:40am – 5:00pm and Thursday 1:30pm to 3:45pm, at Beaconsfield Medical Centre
Referral Guidance

Our Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy service accepts referrals from GPs, consultants, nurses and midwives. Patients can also self-refer into the service by completing the referral form which can be accessed by clicking here.

Patients are eligible for referral into the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy service if they meet the following criteria:

  • have neck, back or other joint symptoms which may include discomfort or pain in joints or muscles
  • have joint or muscle injuries
  • are age 18 or over
Where to Find Us

Physiotherapy Department
Halton Hospital
Hospital Way

Contact Us

To contact the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Service please use the following contact numbers:

  • Referral Management Centre - 01928 753035
  • Halton Hospital Physiotherapy Department - 01928 753206
  • Widnes Healthcare Resource Centre Physiotherapy Department - 0151 4955074

The Nightingale Building (formerly known as Halton Hospital)