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About us

EffectivePhysio is a new physio service in the Horsham area run by Sue Cowley, an experienced physiotherapist in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and acupuncture. Sue owned a successful physiotherapy clinic in Hertfordshire for 6 years before moving to Horsham in July 2014.             

At EffectivePhysio treatment will based on a thorough assessment and the patient‘s own goals. The aim is to regain function and prevent further reoccurance.
Conditions Treated

  • Back pain and sciatica             
  • Neck and arm pain             
  • Joint, ligament and muscle pain             
  • Arthritis            
  • Jaw pain             
  • Ergonomic advice and work related injuries
  • Workstation assessments           
  • Headaches             
  • Pregnancy back and joint pain             
  • Post operative/fracture rehabilitation             
  • Sports injuries

Training, qualifications & experience

Sue qualified with an honours degree in Physiotherapy in 1990 at the Royal London Hospital. She has also practised acupuncture for 18 years. She is registered with the Health Professional Council and is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists and the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.              

After qualifying, Sue gained valuable experience working abroad in Australia and New Zealand and then around the UK. She has settled in the South East for the past 16 years during which she has worked in NHS and private settings.

Sue was also privileged to be selected as a Gamesmaker at the 2012 Olympics!

Recently Sue attended training for Occupational Health issues and workstation assessments. She is also a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health and Ergonomics

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Health and Care Professions Council

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Therapies offered

Further information

Clinic times are

Mondays     9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Thursdays   9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Clinics and home visits are available in the Horsham area. People of all ages and backgrounds with muscle, joint and/or soft tissue problems are treated at EffectivePhysio.

Recognised by all major insurance companies.

Self-funding clients also welcome.

No referral necessary.

If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.

The Village Surgery
Southwater Health Centre
Station Road
West Sussex
RH13 9HQ

Bluecoat Sports Health And Fitness Club
Christ's Hospital
West Sussex
RH13 0YB

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Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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You can contact the therapist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.


Type of session

In person
Home visits