‘G4 Physiotherapy & Fitness’ was introduced to Manchester in 2011 and was founded by Glyn Forshaw (MCSP, HPC). Our fully equipped Physiotherapy, Massage, Podiatry & Fitness clinic is situated in between West Didsbury and Didsbury village (South Manchester). We kindly welcome clients from all over Manchester, Cheshire and further afield to provide an efficient and effective healthcare and fitness service.
Physiotherapy, Sports Injury, Rehabilitation & Acupuncture Team
The G4 Physiotherapy service is led by Glyn Forshaw who graduated as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2002 at the University of Huddersfield. Through working for a number of professional sports clubs and clinical practices across the UK, he developed into an efficient and effective practitioner with his sole focus being on each individual client and their specific needs. He has a vast amount of experience within the Ministry Of Defence and has been fortunate to be involved as a physiotherapist for the Royal Marines during various training exercises and military operations around the globe.
Glyn & his team take a real interest and show great passion and enthusiasm to all clients during the treatment and rehabilitation process. In 2007, Glyn was awarded “Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate” for the county of Greater Manchester and the North West of England. This was awarded for the grateful recognition of the outstanding service and devotion to duty of which Glyn provided around the globe serving Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
The G4 Physiotherapy, Sports Injury & Rehabilitation team consists of both male and female experienced chartered physiotherapists, sports therapists and rehabilitators who provide accurate, thorough and extensive clinic assessments and treatment sessions to enable a complete full recovery from injury and successfully assist in the return to the client’s favourite sports and activities.
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G4 Massage Therapy Team
The G4 Massage Therapy team consists of experienced sports & massage therapists who specialise in Deep-Tissue & Sports Massage, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage, Swedish Body Massage and Aromatherapy.
Each therapist within our professional massage each team hold a BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy/Rehabilitation Degree or a Massage Diploma qualification to provide a quality service to aid sports rehabilitation to maximise performance. The team provide pain relief, relaxation & tension relief for those with stressful lifestyles and postural problems.
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G4 Personal Training & Fitness Team
The G4 Personal Training & Fitness Team is led by experienced fitness instructors and personal trainers from various fields including military backgrounds. Sports athletes have taken the step up and excelled to elite levels and soldiers have been trained up to the high demanding level of battlefield fitness through our intensive training programmes led by our team and associates.
The team are well adapted to commence with Weight-Loss, Aerobic & Anaerobic Fitness, Strengthening & Conditioning training programmes for beginners through to the elite level of a professional athlete.
Our fitness team also deliver fun and intense fitness sessions for both individual and group sessions modified to all levels of fitness.
Our team also provide a health screening and body assessment service for sports specific individuals and the general population. Fitness testing may also take place for general health reasons and to monitor exercise progression for all levels of fitness.
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G4 Sports Podiatry Team
The G4 Podiatry service is led by Paul Johnson who has been working in the field of Sports Podiatry for over 15 years. As well as working in private practice, Paul has worked in the NHS as an Extended Scope Lower Limb Musculoskeletal Podiatrist. This has allowed Paul and his team to keep up to date with the latest evidence based practice research and the most effective management of treating clients who are referred for Podiatry.
The G4 team have extensive experience in treating all manner of lower limb pathologies by altering the underlying negative biomechanics which contribute to injury. Emphasis is based on detailed subjective history taking and examination of clients in an attempt to establish a link between injury and any biomechanical issues found. Treatment provided may be in the form of target specific stretching & strengthening exercises, orthotics (insoles) and sports footwear advice.
The G4 team have been heavily involved in managing injury problems with both amateur & professional athletes from most disciplines including Professional Footballers, Cricketers, Rugby players, Olympic & Commonwealth athletes and British Tri-athletes to name but a few.
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G4 Diet & Nutrition Team
The G4 Diet & Nutrition service is led by experienced therapists with in-depth nutritional knowledge to provide general & specific nutrition advice for those aiming to lead a healthier lifestyle and for those who wish to lose weight or gain muscle. Our service also provides Sports Nutrition with advice and guidance offered for those who want more of an edge in sports competition.
The G4 Diet & Nutrition team look at clients on an individual basis and fully assess their needs and goals in a confidential manner. We offer advice, guidance and positive ideas on how to improve the clients’ diet regime to fit in with their lifestyles, sports and leisure activities.
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