Clinic: Peterborough 01733 860979 / 07557272826 Consult Physio Ltd
Clinic: Peterborough  01733 860979 / 07557272826       Consult Physio Ltd

Medico-Legal

Consult Physio have Medico-Legal Expert Physiotherapists in different specialism of physiotherapy. Experts available including, Brain Injury,Neurological, Musculoskeletal, Orthopaedic and Spinal cord injuries.

 

All of our Expert Witness Physiotherapists are members of Chartered society of Physiotherapists and are treating practitioners as well as Medico-Legal Experts. This means that the reports produced are up to date with current treatment techniques, evidence based and the equipment recommended is up to date. All reports are Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) Part 35 and Practice Direction 35 compliant.

 

CVs of experts in the required field can be provided on request.

 

Our experts provide joint, claimant and defence instructed Medico-Legal reports that can advise regarding:

 

previous, present and future functional ability
potential for improvement with appropriate rehabilitation
present and future therapy needs
amount of on-going physiotherapy input required
cost of ongoing physiotherapy input
equipment required to allow the claimant to maximise their potential
capital and annual costs of specialist therapy equipment
suitability of accommodation

 

How much does a report cost?

The costs of medico-legal reports vary depending on the complexity of the case and report and the location of the client. A written quotation for an assessment and full report will be provided if required. This quotation will be broken down into an hourly rate for document review, travel, accommodation (if required) and report writing. The hourly rate is also applicable for the answering of questions, further reports, expert meetings and court attendance.

 

How to instruct Consult Physio

Consult Physio require written or emailed instruction. Instruction must be in line with Practice Direction Part 35. If possible, the following information should be supplied with the instruction:

 

the capacity of appointment
the services required of the expert
purpose of the report
issues to be addressed
timescale for delivery
expert reports (present and updated in the future)
relevant GP and hospital records
witness statements
relevant court orders
particulars of claim and defence
schedule of loss
party / parties responsible for the payment of fees
other background information

 

How long will the Medico-Legal physiotherapy report take?

An assessment is normally arranged for within two weeks of instruction.
Initial reports are provided within four weeks of the initial assessment.

 

To instruct Consult Physio on behalf of your client, or to find out more about our services please call Peterborough Physio on 07557272826 / 01733 860979 or email: admin@consultphysio.com

Our Clinics

 

Peterborough Clinic

Unit 36 & 37, Aston Business Park,

Shrewsbury Avenue, Woodston.

Peterborough.

PE2 7BF

 

 

Landline: 01733 860979

Mobile: 07557272826

Fax: 01733 530074

Email: admin@consultphysio.com

Or use our contact form.

Registered Address:

Consult Physio Ltd

16,oak avenue,

Hampton hargate,
Peterborough.

PE7 8FR

Company No : 08465013

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