Specialist non-invasive treatment in Edinburgh for: Herniated Discs, Slipped Discs, Prolapsed Discs, Bulging Discs, Sciatica
If you are struggling with a disc problem, help is at hand. Whilst most disc problems can be resolved with manual treatments, others require something more. At Move Freely we provide IDD Therapy.
IDD Therapy enables us to take pressure off the disc which is contributing to your pain, whether in your back or neck, without resorting to invasive procedures such as surgery.
As part of a network of IDD Therapy providers in the UK, we are here to help disc sufferers get their life back.
Free 15 minute consultations: Would you like to discuss your condition, get a second opinion and understand if IDD therapy may be suitable, we offer a free 15 minute consultation.
IDD Therapy is the non-invasive, targeted disc treatment developed to take pressure of the affected disc. At the same time it gently mobilises the often stiff and painful area with a goal to help restore movement in the affected spinal segments. And where there is nerve pain such as sciatica or pain in the arms, by carefully improving the spinal function and unloading the disc, we aim to take pressure off nerves which may be causing the pain.
What Our Patients are Saying about IDD
Watch this video to findout more about IDD
— Physiotherapist Lorenz Clausen
“There are certain disc problems which have traditionally been difficult to address with hands on treatments. Many patients can end up on a vicious cycle of pain and immobility leading to a reliance on pain medication, possibly spinal injections and in some cases surgery. It is important to use non-invasive means to help patients wherever we can and IDD Therapy gives physiotherapists the opportunity to do more for these patients and help them out of pain using conservative means”
Who is suitable for IDD Therapy
Pain for more than three months
Aged over 18 (no upper age limit)
Lower back or neck pain (with or without nerve pain/ sciatica).
Spinal disc issue – herniated/prolapsed/bulging/’slipped’ disc
Degenerative Disc Disease
Commonly treated spinal discs
Lower Back: L4-L5, L5-S1 Neck C5-C6, C6-C7
Move Freely is part of a UK and International network of clinics providing IDD Therapy.
If you have a back issue, we offer a free 15 minute consultation here we will discuss your condition to get an understanding of whether IDD therapy or other treatments may be suitable for you.
Many people come to us for a second opinion and to meet us before deciding what to do next. Tel: 0131 557 4404
Back Pain Consultation
Clinician – Lorenz Clausen MCSP / Please Quote IDD when booking
LOCATION: Move Freely is in the Centre of Edinburgh, 5 minutes from Waverly Station. There is parking outside and we offer a warm, welcoming environment where your comfort is paramount.
9 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6NB.
INJECTIONS, SURGERY AND MRI
Many of the patients coming to the clinic have seen their GP or consultant.
If you have an MRI scan or a report, you can bring it with you. If you don’t have an MRI and a scan is required, we can arrange one for you.
We work primarily with the Edinburgh Clinic. The Edinburgh clinic provide a very professional, friendly and efficient service.
The price of a single area scan is £250 (If you are referred from our clinic). Most patients only require a single area MRI scan.
If you have had injections or are considering injections as a temporary measure, IDD Therapy is an ideal complement to address the actual causes of your problem, but we are aiming to avoid the need for injections.
With regards to surgery, patients who have had surgery can still be suitable for IDD Therapy on two conditions: 1/ Six months have passed since surgery 2/ There are no surgical implants in the spine.
If you have any further questions, we will be happy to help. If what we offer is not suited to your needs or we can’t help you, we are well connected in the area and can point you to the right person or place.
Call: Move Freely on 0131 557 4404
There are over 1,000 clinics providing IDD Therapy internationally including a network in England. For more general information about IDD Therapy visit www.iddtherapy.co.uk