Physiotherapist

Physiotherapists help people regain their independence by relieving physical difficulties and improving mobility with exercise and other techniques

What's it like to be a physiotherapist?

As a physiotherapist, you’ll take a scientific approach to health and wellbeing. You’ll help people recover from injuries or operations, or relieve them of the difficulties they face through ageing or disability. 

You’ll see people’s lives improve before your eyes, as they progress through the treatment you give them.

IFepR-VPwyo

About the job

 

T25xgIkWICM

Is it for you?

 

How can I apply?

 

Other careers in allied medicine

Paramedic

As the first responders to medical emergency situations, paramedics head into the unknown to save lives and help those in need of urgent medical care.

Occupational therapist

Occupational therapists empower people to overcome the difficulties they face with living independently. They improve the quality of life for people living with disabilities, illnesses, traumas, ageing, and long-term conditions.

Podiatrist

Podiatrists help people live more comfortably by providing treatment and care for foot and leg problems.

Prosthetist and orthotist

Prosthetists and orthotists use the latest technology to transform the lives of patients who need prosthetics or aids. They empower people to move, run, walk or simply stand independently.

Speech and language therapist

Speech and language therapists play a crucial role in enabling people to communicate, enhancing peoples lives and tranforming their relationships.

Therapeutic radiographer

Therapeutic radiographers play a crucial part in fighting cancer and supporting patients on their road to recovery.

Diagnostic radiographer

Diagnostic radiographers use state-of-the-art technology to diagnose patients and make sure they receive the right treatment to help them on their road to recovery.

Orthoptist

You’ll help improve the quality of people’s lives by treating eye disorders and spotting serious neurological conditions

Start your search now

Get your UCAS Hub

Your place to discover your options and research your future.

Sign up today