Nicky Forster BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
Specialist MSK Physiotherapist Parkstone
- Specialist assessment and treatment of MSK conditions
- Resident women’s pelvic girdle pain specialist
- Pink Ribbon Post – Op Breast Cancer Therapist
- Pilates Instructor
Nicky graduated from the University of Manchester in 2001 with a BSc Physiotherapy and has subsequently specialised as a Pilates instructor and is also a qualified Pink Ribbon Post-Operative Rehabilitation Instructor. Nicky has an in depth understanding of body mechanics, particularly relating to women’s health which enable an empathetic and practical solution to pelvic girdle pain such as symphasis pubis dysfuction (SPD) that can occur during or after pregnancy.
As well as specialist musculoskeletal treatments and women’s pelvic girdle pain treatment, Nicky’s additional qualification as a Pink Ribbon Post- Operative Therapist means that breast cancer survivors can gain relief from shoulder stiffness, muscle weakness, nerve pain and swelling/lymphodema.
‘This programme is a gentle staged pathway that can start from as soon as 6 weeks post – op, but can also benefit those who are suffering from longer term side effects from surgery or radiotherapy experienced years before’
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