Welcome to the PhysioDirect Online Referral System

Please be assured that any information you provide will be treated in strictest confidence. The information is transmitted to our trained advisors using a secure link which prevents unauthorised people from viewing your information.

Please checkout the following information which gives you advice on using the system. Alternative contact details are provided at the bottom of this page should you require more information.

Can I self-refer?

You must be 16 years of age or over and have musculoskeletal problems such as back pain, neck pain, painful joints, and/or general soft tissues sprains and strains. This includes sports injuries, work related injuries and postural problems.

When should I not self-refer?

You should not self-refer but see your GP urgently if you have had any of the following symptoms since the onset of the problem

Self-referral is not an option if:

Next steps

If you are registered with a GP in one of Oldham, Heywood, Middleton or Rochdale complete the online referral form

If you have any questions about this service or you are unsure whether you are eligible please telephone your local centre below:

Useful Information and Advice

For useful information and advice which you may find beneficial in helping you to manage your musculoskeletal condition and information about the musculoskeletal physiotherapy service visit our page on the Trust website.