'A centre of clinical excellence in the diagnosis, management and treatment of pain and injury.'

The Pain and Injury Relief Clinic, Henley in Arden is Warwickshire's pre-eminent provider of evaluation, management and treatment for a wide variety of painful conditions and injuries. Located within the Guild Hall of the beautiful market town of Henley in Arden, Warwickshire, this centre of clinical excellence is underpinned by a friendly and professional approach, gentle and effective treatment, and superb clinical outcomes. Whether you consult with us regarding a specific health concern, or with the aim of optimising your general health and wellbeing, it is our mission to support you in achieving the best possible results for you.

Our Clinical Staff include some of the top authorities in pain and injury management, together with the promotion of optimal health an wellbeing. We provide expert services in the following:

Chriropractic and Physical Rehabilitation with Oliver Hobkirk-Smith

Clinical Podiatry and Chiropody with Professor Robert Ashford and Heidi Murfin

Gait Analysis and Custom Orthotics with Professor Robert Ashford and Heidi Murfin

Surgical Podiatry WITH PROFESSOR ROBERT ASHFORD AND HEIDI MURFIN

Whether you're suffering from acute pain following injury, trauma, surgery etc, or chronic pain, effective treatment is possible. Pain is not a trivial symptom and should not be ignored. Research shows pain is a potent stressor on peoples lives that interferes with normal recovery and functioning. When pain is controlled, patients suffer less, sleep better and have more vitality to enjoy daily activities.

Patients commonly present to us after having undergone various treatment options (including surgery), without success, and have often been seen by a whole host of other clinicians: chiropractors, osteopaths, physiotherapists, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, spinal surgeons, rheumatologists, general practitioners (GP), podiatrists, massage therapists, sports therapists etc.

Doctor of Chiropractic, Oliver Hobkirk-Smith, offers vast experience and expertise in the diagnosis, management and chiropractic treatment of pain and injury. His professional interests include the chiropractic management of chronic injuries and  chronic pains which have proven impossible to resolve elsewhere, such as back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, elbow pain, wrist pain, hip pain, knee pain, shin pain, ankle pain, arm pain, leg pain, sports injuries, headaches, complex regional pain, degenerative joint disease / osteoarthritis etc.

Our treatment protocols are individually designed and tailored to fit each patient's specific needs. Treatment visits will typically encompass a full compliment of the latest in evidence-based conservative (non-surgical) care. Each patients care is specific to their case, taking into consideration their own personal requirements and preferences. All of the treatment modalities we utilise within the clinic are non-surgical and drug free (However, we can refer patients for surgery, if we feel it's in their best interest). 

Treatment modalities may include: joint manipulation (chiropractic adjustment), joint mobilisation (chiropractic mobilisation), massage and other myofascial therapy (chiropractic soft tissue work), nerve mobilisation (neurodynamic mobilisation), cognitive behavioural therapy, pain education, postural and lifestyle advice, orthotic and splint prescription, graded motor imagery, pacing and graded exposure, rehabilitative exercise management, strength and endurance training, movement pattern training, postural exercise, flexibility exercise, balance training etc.

The Pain and Injury Relief Clinic, Henley in Arden, Warwickshire also enjoys a close working relationship with local Orthopaedic, Neurosurgical, Podiatry, GP, Dental, and Pain Management and services. We can arrange private MRI, CT, Xray, or ultrasound investigations.

It’s our pleasure to look after a range patients from the local areas of Henley in Arden, Stratford Upon Avon, Warwick, Solihull, Redditch, Leamington Spa, Birmingham, Wooten Wawen, Claverdon, Knowle, Dorridge, Shirley, Hatton, Lapworth, and Hockey Heath etc. However, we are also proud to attract professional sporting men and women, and likewise patients with more chronic and complex problems from a host of major cities, further afield throughout the UK: Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Postmouth, Cambridge, Bournemouth, Oxford, London etc.

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