Samantha Hinton

Samantha Hinton

Neurological Physiotherapist

Qualifications and Experience

Sam qualified as a physiotherapist from Oxford Brookes university in 2008, and has gained a range of clinical experience working at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital London, and across the three sites at University Hospitals of Leicester. Sam specialises in Paediatrics with neurological and other long term conditions.

Sam has experience in treating patients with Spinal Cord Injuries, Chronic Pain and Long Term conditions, Complex trauma including multi-level surgery, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Atraumatic Shoulder Instability, Peripheral Nerve Injuries and paediatric conditions including Cerebral Palsy, Down’s syndrome, Developmental Delay and Spina Bifida.

Sam's Role at PhysioFunction

Sam uses a variety of treatment approaches including hands-on-therapy, hydrotherapy, taping, and exercise therapy. Sam empowers clients to help self-manage their own conditions through client centred exercise programmes working towards their own specific goals for physiotherapy, supported by hand-on-therapy or facilitation of movement.

Sam is Based at our PhysioFunction Spratton, but also sees clients within their own home across Leicestershire, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire.

Samantha is based at our PhysioFunction Spratton, Northamptonshire clinic.

Special interests

Stroke, Cerebral Palsy, Parkinson's, Foot Drop and Walking Problems, Spinal Cord Injury, Acquired Brain Injury or Head injury, Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease, Complex and Polytrauma

Specialisms click for more

Acquired Brain Injury, Balance and Co-ordination Issues, Cerebellar Ataxia, Cerebral Palsy, Dyspraxia, Flaccidity or Low Tone, Foot Drop and Walking Problems, Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES), Functional Neurological Disorder, Gullian Barre Syndrome, Hydrotherapy, Lower Limb Rehabilitation, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular and Joint Pain, Myopathy, Paediatric Neurological Physiotherapy, Parkinson's, Poly Trauma, Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke, Transverse Myelitis, Upper Limb Rehabilitation, Muscle, Tendon, Ligament Injuries, Post Operation Rehabilitation

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