Contact : 01565 651 832

Physiotherapy Knutsford

Physiotherapy is an holistic proactive therapy which encourages people to take part in their own treatment.


About our physiotherapy practice

Cathie Stone has been in private practice in Knutsford for nearly 20 years.  During this time the practice has increased in size with more staff, different services and splendid new premises with the very latest technology.  However, it has never compromised on quality, always putting the patient first and offering a professional service at all times.

We offer free telephone advice with an expert member of our physiotherapy team; call us on 01565 651832.


If you are claiming on Health Insurance please quote our provider number.  We deal with all health insurers.

Bupa Provider number 80009554
AXA PPP Provider number ZZ01169
Aviva Provider number 400000669

If your provider is not listed, please call the clinic to obtain the provider number for that company.



What can we treat?

  • Sports Injuries
  • Back and neck pain
  • Shoulder and arm problems
  • Headaches
  • Hip, knee and ankle disorders
  • Rehabilitation pre and post surgery
  • Womens health problems
  • Neurological problems eg Parkinsons, Stroke, M.S. Study shows physio benefit for Parkinson’s

Our physiotherapy team are recognised by all major health insurance companies.


What can you expect?

You may be accompanied for treatment if you wish. On your first visit an assessment of your condition will be made and a treatment plan worked out with you to enable you to get better as quickly as possible.

You will always receive treatment at the first session, you will not simply receive an assessment be sent away to wait for treatment until your next session.  Each session is 30 minutes long.

It is important for us to see the problem area so you may be asked to remove some clothing.  Your modesty will be protected at all times and you may bring shorts if you wish.


Our Physiotherapy team


Cathie studied at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham qualifying as Chartered Physiotherapist in 1978. After working at Withington Hospital Manchester and then at the Royal Victoria in Newcastle Upon Tyne, where she ran specialist Paediatric services, she moved back to Manchester working in Central Manchester Community Service and then at the Royal Manchester Childrens’ Hospital.

After the birth of her daughter Cathie worked for Kevin Murphy, at Bupa Manchester, then Physiotherapist to the England and British Lions rugby teams. Here she gained excellent experience in sports injuries and musculoskeletal problems. Cathie started her practice in Knutsford working closely with local GPs and hospital consultants. She is part of an Orthopaedic interest group with surgeons from Macclesfield General Hospital.

Cathie has drawn together a team of highly experienced clinicians to help get you back on track.

Chartered Physiotherapist
Health Professions Council registered PH24446


Dione trained in physiotherapy at Edinburgh, qualifying in 1987. After qualifying she worked in Bath, as a junior doing four monthly rotations through a general hospital. She then became a senior, specialising in outpatients and orthopaedics. Whilst travelling around the world Dione spent some time at the Prince Henry Hospital in Melbourne.

On her return from Australia, Dione became the senior physiotherapist at the Hinchingbrooke Hospital in Cambridgeshire specialising in Outpatients and then latterly Orthopaedics. After marrying, Dione has spent several years working in Sheffield and one year working in Australia.

Dear Patients and Clients


As of 8th July we are open with limited treatments and opening hours.

We are in the process of contacting and rebooking all of those who had appointments during the Covid pandemic.

Should you wish to book  an appointment with us, our phone lines are currently open Wednesdays and Thursdays. Please leave a voice message on our answerphone outside these
days.  From 1st August we will be able to extend our clinic times to include all our facial treatments. 


When you attend the clinic, please observe the social distancing measures and wear a face mask over the nose and mouth. Please do not bring into the clinic NON-ESSENTIAL items. 

For your safety enhanced screening measures and temperature checks are in place for everyone and we ask you to follow any instructions from our team carefully.


You can visit our Facebook page for further information:


Thank you for your patience and we look forward to welcoming you back as soon a possible.

Best wishes from all of us at The Brookdale