Jo is a fully qualified physiotherapist and boasts more than 20 years of experience in administrating medical injections. Aiming to relieve your joint and soft tissue pain, Jo provides a range of treatments including hyaluronic injections and corticosteroids to reduce inflammation around your joints.
Jo Gardiner qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 1986 and subsequently has worked as a Consultant Physiotherapist working in the NHS specialising in Orthopaedic and musculo-skeletal conditions and injections since 1995. She is a specialist in assessing and diagnosing and possesses 20 +years of experience in administrating corticosteroid injections and is qualified to prescribe, meaning there is no need for you to see your GP, you can self-refer making it a 'one stop shop'.
Nicola Shaw qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 1996 completing her injection therapy training in 2009, subsequently qualifying as an independent prescriber. She too has many years experience in assessing diagnosing and treating patients with musculo-skeletal conditions and is Consultant Physiotherapist in NHS and also works in private practice alongside covering the Injection Clinic when Jo is unavailable.
They work from Jo's home clinic in Gatley, Cheadle, Stockport, Greater Manchester.
Jo and Nicola carry out consultations with clients, usually by telephone initially at no charge. They will then advise whether you would be suitable for a cortisone/ steroid injection or hyaluronic acid, usually using Ostenil Plus or Durolane injection.
Both are passionate about what they do, and always ensure that clients are provided with the relevant information to make an informed decision about whether the treatments they provide are suitable, they offer ongoing advice.
Medical Injections for Soft Tissue and Joints
Trigger Finger and Thumbs
Rotator Cuff injuries