Chiropractic and one-to one clinical Pilates sessions now available via video link.
Through lockdown we have all become more familiar, and comfortable, with talking to our friends, families and colleagues via video chats. At TWC our principle chiropractor is offering this service to help those who are not able to make it to the clinic in person.
To book a consultation please complete the form on our contact us page and our Principle Chiropractor, Andrea Howell, will be in touch to arrange you appointment time.
A lot of what we do during chiropractic appointments is about helping patients manage their pain or injury through advice and exercises.
A Telehealth Appointment (Online Video Consultation) is similar to a face-to-face appointment just without the hands-on treatment element.
These online consultations provide you with the opportunity to speak with a qualified Chiropractor, without having to attend either of our clinics, and allows us to give you advice and support to aid your recovery.
During a telehealth appointment you will see and speak to your chiropractor via video call, similar to when you make video calls on your phone. Most consultations take place via a secure platform provided by our clinic software system Cliniko, but we can also accommodate appointments via your phone on WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger.
Once your appointment is booked, you will receive a confirmation email from Cliniko which will have the secure link for you to follow to log in to your video call. You will also receive an appointment reminder 48 hours before which will also contain this link.
During your consultation, your chiropractor will take a detailed history of your condition and medical history, then conduct an examination by looking at your posture and movements.
Then we can let you know:
Sometimes special tests such as blood tests or imaging, such as an X-ray, may be required for which referral can also be arranged.
We use an online exercise programme that allows us to create bespoke exercise and Pilates programmes which you can print off with full instructions, or you can follow the videos using your computer, or the App on your phone or tablet.
Using the video link your chiropractor will run through these exercises with you to ensure you are able to do them comfortably and correctly. Below gives an example of one of the thousands of videos in the PhysiApp collection.
The first, and only, clinic in Wales to be awarded both of the prestigious Royal College of Chiropractors Quality Marks
Located above the Snowdrop Mobility Shop, Whitchurch, our clinic entrance is on Church Road.
For those who may have difficulty getting up our steps to the first floor, video chiropractic consultations are available, see our Telehealth section.
The Whitchurch Clinic
2 Merthyr Road
Tel: (029) 20617700
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