Advanced Physiotherapy with Dr Bailey

Consultant Physiotherapist Dr Robert Bailey is a Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Central Lancashire.  Benefit from his experience treating elite & professional athletes having been lead physiotherapist at the first European Games, two Commonwealth Games & working with Premier League Football Teams.

In 2000 he became an Extended Scope Physiotherapist, running orthopaedic clinics. In 2014 he completed his Doctoral Thesis “The Role of Lumbo-Pelvic Hip tests in the Examination of Gait.” His clinical specialism now is spinal pain and sports injuries. He divides his time between post-doctoral research, teaching post graduate physiotherapists and advanced clinical practice.

Following assessment and diagnosis, Dr Bailey uses advanced hands on techniques including manipulations, mobilisations, movement and gait analysis, ultrasound and laser therapy, exercises and advice to help you recover and perform at your maximum potential.

Dr Bailey says:

“I believe that my evidence informed, practical hands on approach built on  20 years experience clinical experience enables me to offer advanced physiotherapy in a relaxed environment. My passion for research means that I can embrace new concepts and procedures that ultimately benefit my clients in reducing pain and speeding recovery.”


"Mr Bailey was very reassuring and understanding"

"Just a whopping THANK YOU for the work done on the ankles.
Was out on rough terrain yesterday doing a big via ferrata route. On me feet for over 4 hrs including an hours rough decent.
Bearing in mind, only 4 weeks ago, I was limping across the office car park and had to keep my shoes off in the office, this is somewhat of an improvement.
Ta very much."

"I found Robert and his Colleagues extremely helpful, polite and supportive throughout my treatment. Time was taken to listen to any questions and nothing was too much trouble. Excellent service throughout by all concerned."

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Room Hire

We are a privately owned physiotherapy practice with premises in the heart of Penrith and Carlisle town centre. Our rooms are used for physiotherapy and associated services, but all medical professions are welcome to hire our facilities.

We work closely with all members of the team to ensure a uniform approach to clients, treatments and business. As a professional establishment, our rooms are hired at competitive rates and the minimum requirement is only 30 minutes. Our aim is to be able to offer clients a wide choice of highly skilled, professional services all under one roof.