Conditions Treated

Treatment is aimed at restoring the best possible function by return to your normal routine, be that work or sport, as soon as possible. This is achieved by eliminating the cause of the dysfunction by reducing pain and/or stiffness and aid repair of damaged tissues by aiding the body’s natural healing mechanisms.

Chest Physiotherapy:

Acute bronchitis, pneumonia, respiratory infections

Soft Tissue Injuries:

Muscle, ligament and tendon sprains and tears

Spinal conditions:

Long-standing or recent back/neck pain, headaches, sciatica, prolapsed disc, trapped nerve, muscle spasm

Joint problems:

Cartilage problems, golfers and tennis elbow, stiffness, swelling and pain in ankles, knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hands and jaw. After fractures, dislocations As well as pain associated with arthritic conditions

Rehabilitation:

Following surgery to facilitate return to work / sport following injury

Paediatrics:

Cerebral palsy; care of children with minimal brain dysfunction; developmental abnormalities; the prevention of orthopaedic and postural deformities.

Geriatrics:

Care of the aged in all related fields of medicine and surgery; prophylactic treatment; rehabilitation and recreational activities.

Other Conditions:

Whiplash, repetitive strain injuries, headaches, pregnancy related problems and postural problems, post–operative conditions following fracture or trauma

Physiotherapists are first line practitioners, meaning you do not need to be referred by your GP. After a thorough examination, if we find that physiotherapy treatment will not benefit you or further ingestion is required we can refer you accordingly.

If you are unsure whether physiotherapy will benefit you, or you're struggling with any of thee above please do not hesitate to contact us.

About us

CPT Physiotherapy will provide you with a thorough examination according to your presenting symptoms and limitations. Once a diagnosis is made a continuous assessment of your response to physiotherapy treatment and progress is monitored. We are then able to manage your pain and/or injuries to the muscular, skeletal and neural components of the body by comprehensive combination of skills to get you back to what you love doing as soon as possible.

Treatment is aimed at restoring the best possible function by return to your normal routine, be that work or sport, as soon as possible. This is achieved by eliminating the cause of the dysfunction by reducing pain and/or stiffness and aid repair of damaged tissues by aiding the body’s natural healing mechanisms.

Physiotherapy treatment may involve different ways of relieving pain, restoring function, flexibility and strength. Skilled hands on techniques used may include mobilisations of joints, soft tissues or neural tissues, individualised exercise programmes, strapping, manipulation, postural correction, electrotherapy, dry needling, exercises and muscle rehabilitation, and very importantly, patient education.

Research has shown that prompt physiotherapy assessment and treatment may help the recovery of many of the conditions below. Even if you have been suffering for years, Physiotherapy can help to change habits, lifestyle and both general and specific muscle/joint fitness, that may reduce pain.

Returning patients

95%

Referrals

75%

Weekly walk-ins

60%

Successfully rehabbed patients

85%

Booking Appointments

What to expect and requirements

Appointment Hours

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (appointments outside these hours may be arranged if necessary)

Appointment Policy

New patient appointments are scheduled to allow 45-60mins to ensure a full history is taken whilst follow up appointments average between 30 to 45mins.

What to Wear?

Please wear loose fitting, comfortable clothing that exposes the affected area.

Fees

Fees are structured according to the South African Society of Physiotherapy practice codes and may vary according to each condition and treatment used. ICD 10 codes are utilized to facilitate re-imbursement from your medical aid Medical aid claims will be sent directly to the medical aid, if there is any shortfall you will be liable for the costs. For priavte consultations we accept cash and internet banking.

Cancellations

Should you wish to cancel an appointment. Please allow 24 hours notice. Appointments cancelled with less than 12 hours noticed will be charged for in full.

Referrals

Physiotherapist are first line practitioners so you do not need a referral from your doctor

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The Team

Meet the passionate team behind PHYSIOSCPT.co.za

Nicole Faulmann

Physiotherapist & Founder

Nicole referrers to herself as fitness enthusiast, she loves trying new things and is always looking for a great adventure. She loves people and gives her best in everything she does. She loves being a physiotherapist because giving people back their quality of life has endless rewards.

Qualifications

Post Graduate Diploma in OMPTG Stellenbosch University 2015

Dry Needling : 2011

Bsc Physiotherapy (Honors):University of Cape Town, Observatory 2006- 2010

Experience

• Community Service Physiotherapist at Osindisweni General Hospital, Verulam, Durban

• Discovery Health Medical Aid

• Vasco Da Gama Football Club (National First Division)

• Ajax Football Club (Premier Soccer League)

Achievements

• 3 Cape Town Cycle Tours

• 2 Half Ironman

• 1 Double century cycle race

• Western Province biathlon

• 1 Midmar mile

•Represented South Africa at World Biathle Championships

• Western Province waterpolo

• Qualified life-guard

Geron Barnes

Physiotherapist & Founder

Geron is driven by passion, his love for football is evident in his career and personal life. He strives to give 100% in all aspects of his life, in his work he aims get his patients to their full potential. Getting people smiling and back to doing what they love is why he loves being a physiotherapist.

Qualifications

Bsc Physiotherapy (Honors):University of Cape Town, Observatory 2007- 2011

Experience

• Santos Football Club –National First Division (2013 -2017)

• Glendene Football Club –ABC Motsepi League (2016- 2017)

• Sports Science Physiotherapy Centre (2015 -2016)

• Mcare – Sports Science Institute (September 2014 January 2015)

• Community Service Physiotherapist: Brooklyn Chest Hospital – Cape Town (2012)

Achievements

• Represented Santos Football Club in the National First Division

• Represented Western Province and SAB Western Cape Football Team

• Represented Santos Football club And Hellenic Football club

• Caste League Winner (Durbanville Football club & Hellenic Football Club)

• Amateur Football League Winner (Jamestown United AFC)

• Coca-Cola Cup Winner (Jamestown United AFC)

• Represented Western Province and Western Cape Hockey

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Happy Patients

200

Referals

10

AWARDS

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Blog Posts

A few snippets of our most recent Blog posts can be viewed below.Subscribe to stay updated

ITB - Iliotibial Band

July 28, 2017 in Rehad

Is pain on the outside of your knee stopping you from running? Are people saying you have runners knee? Or throwing letters like ITB at you?

Causes of ITB Syndrome

August 10, 2017 in REHAB

ITB Syndrome is usually caused by training errors or overuse by excessive training, which I have also had the misfortune of suffering with.

Treatment of ITB

August 31, 2017 in rehab

"PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN A CURE" - Desiderius Erasmus. In this blog post we will discuss prevention and treatment of this debilitating syndrome.

Contact Us

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  • Address: Stanhope Centre, Shop 1, 227 Main Road, Claremont
  • Phone: 021 797 4848
  • Phone: 082 557 2311
  • Phone: 083 254 1492
  • Email: admin@physioscpt.co.za