Category Archives: Physiotherapy

The Mummy MOT

  Please note due to maternity leave this service is not available. Please call us to discuss alternatives. What is A MummyMOT? The Mummy MOT is a specialist post natal / women’s health assessment recommended for all women following delivery. Recommended from 6 weeks after delivery, but even if you delivered months or years ago, […]

Why the re-brand…..?

Physiotherapy, Acupuncture and Complementary Therapies in Sunderland

We are really excited to announce our rebrand! A little about us – We started out in 2010 as ‘Totally Tranquil’. A private Physiotherapy and Complementary Therapy Clinic based in Sunderland Aquatic Centre. Time went by and the business grew, despite the economy slowing down. We needed more space, admin support and a better location. […]

Mizan Abdominal Therapy

Mizan Abdominal Therapy

Mizan (pronounced like Milan) is an Arabic word that means balance. Mizan Therapists seek to restore balance when life feels unbalanced – physically, emotionally or spiritually.There are many symptoms that can be helped with Mizan Abdominal Therapy; problems of the reproductive system, the digestive system and emotional blockages. Mizan Abdominal Therapy uses traditional reproductive healing […]

Physiotherapy in Sunderland

People often wonder what Physiotherapy is and what we do. Do we give out exercises? Do we massage? Do we manipulate the joints? Is it useful for nerves? Muscles? Joints? The list goes on…… The answer is all of the above and more! Physiotherapy can be beneficial at the first sign of a problem and […]

Myofascial Release Therapy – What?

We are continuing with our October series on back pain. Talking you through some options of treatments available at Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic to help you and your back pain. What is Myofascial Release Therapy (MFR)? Myofascial (pronounced Myo fashal) is derived from the Latin words ‘myo’ for muscle and ‘fascia’ for band. Fascia, an embryological connective […]

Getting to the point of back pain!

Back care awareness week may have finished, but we are continuing our back pain and treatment series, this week with the latest news on Acupuncture. So let’s get to the point! A staggering 10 million working days last year were lost to back pain, with the over- 50s being the worst hit. Our increasingly sedentary lifestyle […]

Bad back?

Do you have a bad back? How much do you look after your back? A staggering 10 million working days last year, with the over- 50s being the worst hit. Our increasingly sedentary lifestyle is making things worse, with the average Briton spending almost 4 hours or more a day at the computer/ laptop/ tablet. Did […]

Arnica Salve

Here at Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic, we only do organic. So as expected all things from Neals yard are 100% natural Being an arnica salve user myself,  I feel like it helps strengthen my muscles and protects my skin.  After use I am smelling fresh and have silky smooth skin. When I use my arnica salve […]

CranioSacral Therapy (CST)

Introducing CranioSacral Therapy (CST) to Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic.   What is CranioSacral Therapy? It is a very gentle hands on technique which works with your body’s natural ability to heal itself. It does this by affecting the central nervous system encouraging it to assist in improving function within the whole body.   What happens during […]

Physio at Sunderland Physiotheraphy Clinic

Physiotherapy at Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic – can we help you? People often wonder what Physiotherapy is and what we do. Do we give out exercises? Do we massage? Do we manipulate the joints? Is it useful for nerves? Muscles? Joints? The list goes on…… The answer is all of the above! Physiotherapy can be beneficial at […]