Janet Evans - Physiotherapist at the Lakeland and Lunesdale physiotherapy and sports injury clinic, Milnthorpe, Kendal, Cumbria

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Physiotherapists for private treatment in Kendal, Cumbria and Lancashire

Janet Evans

Chartered Physiotherapist, MCSP, HPC Registered, AACP.

Janet trained to be a chartered Physiotherapist at the University of Northumbria in Newcastle, graduating in 1994. She then went on to work at Derbyshire Royal Infirmary and Derby City Hospital gaining a wide range of physiotherapy experiencing in elderly care, orthopaedics, muscular skeletal outpatients, intensive care and surgery. Janet then moved to the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and gained further experience in musculoskeletal outpatients and hand therapy.

In 1999 Janet moved back to the North-West and started working for Morecambe Bay Hospitals.

Over the last 18 years Janet has specialised in musculoskeletal problems which has allowed her to gain experience and knowledge in order to assess and treat a variety of conditions including (but not exclusively):

  • Back and Neck pain, prolapsed disc, nerve root symptoms
  • Tendon and ligament sprains
  • Tennis and golfers elbow
  • Frozen shoulders and impingement pain
  • Headaches
  • Sports injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Post-fracture or joint surgery

Treatment techniques may include joint mobilisations, trigger point release, possible ergonomic advice and exercise-based treatment along with use of acupuncture & electrotherapy to aid the healing of the tissues and reduce pain.

Janet is a full member of:

  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP)
  • Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Acupuncture Association for Chartered Physiotherapist (AACP)

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