Tops Fitness and Rehabilitation provides a wide range of physiotherapy services in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.
We have an accessible specialist rehabilitation centre with a rehabilitation area, treatment rooms and an accessible gym with specialist equipment. Our therapists have a wide range of skills and are very experienced and passionate about working with their clients to get achieve their goals.
Our therapists will work with you, each other and other professionals as well as state of the art equipment to maximise your treatment and help you achieve your goals. Our team will provide the support and motivation to help you work towards your goals.
We have a wealth of experience and knowledge regarding equipment and can provide advice or access to the latest technology; which can help you achieve your potential and improve your quality of life.
We can provide you with access to the exoskeletons, orthotics, FES, manual wheelchairs and powerchairs, power assisted wheels, standing frames, exercise equipment and other mobility devices.
We hold demonstration days to show our clients the latest available equipment.
We can help provide the tools to enable you to enjoy a lifestyle and maintain your health and wellbeing.
We will listen to you about your needs and goals.
We care about the future you want…
At Our Centre
We have earned an excellent reputation in providing neuro physiotherapy, musculoskeletal physiotherapy, and vestibular rehabilitation to our local community and beyond. All our physiotherapists have a wealth of experience and skills and are passionate about making a difference.
Our experienced physiotherapist can provide physiotherapy for paediatrics with a spinal cord injury.
Assessments and Reports
Our experienced physiotherapists are able to perform a detailed assessment of your particular problems and work with you to decide on a plan to achieve your goals. We are able to provide reports for case managers to assist in accessing rehabilitation and further support.
We are extremely proud of the specialist equipment such as the Lite Gait, Balo trainer, active passive bikes, functional electrical stimulation bike, accessible gym equipment, standing frames, parallel bars and other electrical modalities that we are able to use to help our physiotherapists and clients make progress and achieve their goals.
We have a fully accessible gym open to the general public. Our facility has specialist equipment, which you can use from a wheelchair. The gym has fitness instructors who are experienced in working with people with disabilities. You do not have attend our centre for physiotherapy in order to use the gym. We may request you talk to our physiotherapist regarding your particular problems, before starting your exercise programme.
We are experienced in teaching people wheelchair skills, transfers and how to best access your environment. We believe in empowering you to access your environment and make the most of your functional ability.
Seating and Posture
We are experienced in assessing your seating and posture requirements and identifying the optimal wheelchair and postural support, to best manage your seated position. We work with various mobility specialists to help you achieve comfort, support and independence.
Our musculoskeletal physiotherapists can work with you to help improve your structural support and help control pain.
Our physiotherapists can deliver training for you, your team and support workers to provide the right assistance and support at the appropriate level and time. We are however unable to provide competency certification beyond our scope of practice.
We believe in a holistic approach to therapy and have a number of registered highly experienced complementary therapists who provide complementary therapies that would benefit our clients. These include various forms of massage, acupuncture and hypnotherapy.
Our fitness and rehabilitation instructors are experienced in working with everyone and will often work under the supervision of a physiotherapist. You may benefit from the direction, support, or assistance to improve your fitness and maintain your motivation to provide you with the best outcomes and help you achieve your goals.
In Your Community
We are able to provide home visits if you are unable to attend our centre. This is short term as we strongly believe we are able to provide better therapy and social integration through our centre.
We are happy to attend your home to get a better understanding of your environment and any difficulties it may provide.
Gym, School or Work Visits
We can visit your fitness centre, place of education or work place, to ensure you are empowered to access your environment and are enabled to lead an interactive lifestyle with confidence.
Our rehabilitation instructor can work under the supervision of our physiotherapists to help you perform your rehabilitation programme in the community and help you build the confidence to access your local community and activities.
Hydrotherapy can help with pain relief and provides an excellent environment for rehabilitation of a number of conditions where heat and support can assist with movement. We perform hydrotherapy for our neuro clients at various local hydrotherapy pools in Yorkshire. We are limited by the times we are able to access these hydrotherapy pools.
We are able to provide medicolegal reports for physiotherapy requirements for a spinal cord injury client. Natasha Green has a wealth of experience for both claimant and defendant instruction.
Diet and Nutritional Advice
We are lucky to have experienced fitness instructors who are passionate about nutrition. They can provide advice and plans to best support your goals.
We provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with a mixture of people who are in active rehabilitation or ongoing management, as well as people attending the gym for their fitness and wellbeing. We are here to support each other and share our experience and knowledge.
Due our location in Wakefield we have excellent road (M1 and M62) and rail links (London-Leeds-Edinburgh). We are able to provide a meeting area for our clients and their team of professionals.
We have had the Lite Gait at Tops for several years, our clients love it and physiotherapists treatments have benefitted from using it.
LiteGait® is a gait training device that simultaneously controls weight bearing, posture, and balance. It creates an ideal environment for treating patients with a wide range of impairments and functional levels. LiteGait provides proper posture, reduces weight bearing, eliminates concerns for balance, and facilitates the training of coordinated lower extremity movement. It allows the physiotherapist to manually assist the legs and pelvis to achieve proper gait patterns.
The theratrainer balo is a dynamic standing and balancing trainer, it has can be easily adjusted to suit the needs of high level quadriplegics to walkers. It allows the therapist to work you in different positions, to switch on the trunk and work the legs and gain the advantages of standing at the same time.
Active /passive bikes
We have 3 active passive bikes which help our clients and gym member to exercise their legs and arms actively from their wheelchairs. It also helps those who have no movement in their legs to maintain soft tissue and joint mobility and aid with circulation.